Africa Screams

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Africa Screams ★★½ 1949

Abbott and Costello go on an African safari in possession of a secret map. Unheralded independent A&C film is actually quite good in the stupid vein, with lots of jungle slapstick, generally good production values, and a supporting cast of familiar comedy faces. 79m/B VHS, DVD . Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Shemp Howard, Hillary Brooke, Joe Besser, Clyde Beatty, Max Baer Sr.; D: Charles T. Barton; W: Earl Baldwin; M: Walter Schumann.