Sammy Going South (1963)

02/12/1965 (US) Adventure 2h 8m

Incredible Adventure in a Land That Knows a Thousand Dangers!


After he is orphaned by an air raid on Port Said during the Suez Crisis, a young boy attempts to go by himself from the Suez Canal to Durban in South Africa where his nearest relative, Aunt Jane, lives. On the way he meets a variety of different people who help or hinder his journey - including an ageing diamond smuggler.

  1. Alexander Mackendrick


  2. W.H. Canaway


  3. Denis Cannan


Top Billed Cast

  1. Edward G. Robinson

    Edward G. Robinson

    Cocky Wainwright

  2. Fergus McClelland

    Fergus McClelland

    Sammy Hartland

  3. Constance Cummings

    Constance Cummings

    Gloria van Imhoff

  4. Paul Stassino

    Paul Stassino

    Spyros Dracondopolous

  5. Harry H. Corbett

    Harry H. Corbett


  6. Zia Mohyeddin

    Zia Mohyeddin

    The Syrian

  7. Orlando Martins

    Orlando Martins

    Abu Lubaba

  8. John Turner

    John Turner


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Sammy Going South
Sammy Going South

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Original Language English

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