- Based On The Stories Of H. C. "Sapper" Mcneile
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 58 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Released: May 20, 2003
- Originally Released: 1938
- Label: Alpha Video
- Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
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Description by OLDIES.com:
The Captain's wedding plans are once again abandoned when his fiance, Phyllis (Heather Angel), witnesses the brutal abduction of friend and wedding guest Colonel Neilson of Scotland Yard. Bulldog and Phyllis fly across the channel in hot pursuit to exotic Morroco, where an international spy ring led by the fiendish Richard Lane (J. Carrol Naish), hold the Colonel captive. When he refuses to divulge state secrets, Neilson is chained to a tree in the spies' courtyard, where a huge ravenous lion threatens to tear him limb-from-limb as Captain Drummond races to save him. Bulldog Drummond In Africa features stylish, sophisticated lighting and set design, wry humor and thrilling suspense. The excellent cast and performances make this a top-notch entry in the Bulldog Drummond series.
A top-notch entry in the Bulldog series, with Howard dashing off to Africa to save inspector Nielson from a madman.
Captain Hugh "Bulldog" Drummond will not let anything get in the way of his wedding preparations. He has his phones shut off and refuses to take orders from Scotland Yard. But when his bride, Phyllis, goes to pick up Drummond's friend, Colonel Nielson, she finds that he's been kidnapped. Drummond investigates, and learns that Nielson has been spirited away to Morocco. Losing no time, Drummond and his friends hop aboard his plane and fly down to North Africa to rescue Nielson. But they have to dodge bombs, bullets and lions before they can complete their task.
- Copyright Paramount Pictures, Inc. August 5, 1938.
- Sound by Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording.