Africa Screams

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  • Genre(s): Comedy
  • Release year: 1949
  • Running time: 79 min
Africa Screams is a 1949 American adventure comedy film starring Abbott and Costello and directed by Charles Barton that parodied the safari genre. The title is a play on the title of the 1930 documentary Africa Speaks!. The supporting cast features... read more
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Africa Screams is a 1949 American adventure comedy film starring Abbott and Costello and directed by Charles Barton that parodied the safari genre. The title is a play on the title of the 1930 documentary Africa Speaks!. The supporting cast features Clyde Beatty, Frank Buck, Max Baer, Buddy Baer, Shemp Howard, and Joe Besser.

Original Release

05/27/1949

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Cast

Bud Abbott Buzz Johnson
Lou Costello Stanley Livington
Clyde Beatty Clyde Beatty
Frank Buck Frank Buck
Max Baer Grappler McCoy
Hillary Brooke Diana Emerson
Buddy Baer Boots Wilson
Shemp Howard Gunner
Joe Besser Harry
Burt Wenland Bobo (as Burton Wenland)
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Charles Barton

Writers

Earl Baldwin, Martin Ragaway, Leonard Stern

Cast

Bud Abbott Buzz Johnson
Lou Costello Stanley Livington
Clyde Beatty Clyde Beatty
Frank Buck Frank Buck
Max Baer Grappler McCoy
Hillary Brooke Diana Emerson
Buddy Baer Boots Wilson
Shemp Howard Gunner
Joe Besser Harry
Burt Wenland Bobo (as Burton Wenland)
Bill Walker Interpreter

Producers

Editors

Frank Gross

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