German-Speaking Emigrés
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Title of the Film THE SAD SACK
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Release 1957
Country of Origin US
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 98
Length (in meters) 2698
Colour b/w
Genre Comedy
Based on/Source Comic strip by George Baker
Production Companies Paramount Pictures
Producer(s) Hal B. Wallis
Director George Marshall
Cast Jerry Lewis, David Wayne, Peter Lorre, Phyllis Kirk, George Dolenz
Literature Hollywood Reporter, 21 October 1957
Variety, 23 October 1957
New York Times, 28 November 1957
Kinematograph Weekly, 12 December 1957
Jewish Chronicle, 13 December 1957
Times, 16 December 1957
Spectator, 20 December 1957
Picturegoer, 18 January 1958
Monthly Film Bulletin, January 1958
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