Available to Rent or Buy on Amazon Video

Available to Rent or Buy

Watch Now

Sullivan's Travels (1941)

NR 12/01/1941 (US) AdventureComedyRomance 1h 31m

A Happy-Go Lucky Hitch-Hiker on the Highway to happiness! He wanted to see the world . . . but wound up in Lover's Lane!


Successful movie director John L. Sullivan, convinced he won't be able to film his ambitious masterpiece until he has suffered, dons a hobo disguise and sets off on a journey, aiming to "know trouble" first-hand. When all he finds is a train ride back to Hollywood and a beautiful blonde companion, he redoubles his efforts, managing to land himself in more trouble than he bargained for when he loses his memory and ends up a prisoner on a chain gang.

  1. Preston Sturges

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Joel McCrea

    Joel McCrea

    John Sullivan

  2. Veronica Lake

    Veronica Lake

    The Girl

  3. Robert Warwick

    Robert Warwick

    Mr. LeBrand

  4. William Demarest

    William Demarest

    Mr. Jones

  5. Franklin Pangborn

    Franklin Pangborn

    Mr. Casalsis

  6. Porter Hall

    Porter Hall

    Mr. Hadrian

  7. Byron Foulger

    Byron Foulger

    Johnny Valdelle

  8. Margaret Hayes

    Margaret Hayes


  9. Robert Greig

    Robert Greig


  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew

Sullivan's Travels
Sullivan's Travels

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $700,000.00

Revenue $1,200,000.00


Content Score


Yes! Looking good!

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page


Want to rate or add this item to a list?