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ClassicFlix (Teen Scene): The African Queen (1951)

From March 2015 to April 2017, I was writing the monthly Teen Scene column for the website ClassicFlix. My objective was to promote classic films among teenagers and young adults. 1,101 more words

Film #621: The African Queen (1951)

I’ve talked a lot about Oscar records in relation to the directors on this list and next up we come to the man who still is recognised as the oldest man ever to be nominated for Best Director. 950 more words

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Katharine Hepburn - The Making of the African Queen

Honorary Allnut Fix:

Don’t be fooled by the title – the only person responsible for Hepburn’s near-loss of sanity was John Huston. If Hepburn’s to be believed, the least important components of this film for Huston were, in order: The script, the wardrobes, and the actors. 666 more words

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Past Imperfect - #508

Lady on the Left: “I don’t think I’m adequately prepared for what is about to happen in this short story.”

Lady in the Middle: “You’re going to go… 440 more words


The African Queen (1951)

“Nature, Mr. Allnut, is what we are put in this world to rise above.”

Some films, particularly in earlier Hollywood but even so today, seem to be a product of star power alone. 728 more words


The African Queen - Ashley's Take!

(From the Bogie Film Blog – I’m dropping you mid-post into Ashley’s blog today for just a taste of what her film knowledge can bring you! 287 more words

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Brief History Of The Dashiki

The dashiki is a colorful garment that is mostly made from a certain type of material which is uniquely made in Africa,widely worn by men in west Africa the dashiki covers the top half of the body.It has formal and informal versions and varies from simple draped clothing to fully tailored suites or attires. 135 more words

The African Queen