South of Suez

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South of Suez
Directed by Lewis Seiler
Produced by Bryan Foy
Written by Barry Trivers
Sheridan Gibney
Michael Hogan
Starring George Brent
Brenda Marshall
George Tobias
James Stephenson
Music by Friedrich Hollaender
Cinematography Arthur L. Todd
Edited by Clarence Kolster
Distributed by Warner Brothers
Release date
November 16, 1940
Running time
86 minutes
Country United States
Language English

South of Suez is a 1940 American drama film directed by Lewis Seiler and starring George Brent, Brenda Marshall and George Tobias.[1] An alleged murder in an African diamond mine haunts a man many years later after he has returned to Britain. The film was made as a programmer by Warner Brothers. It was part of a cycle of British-themed films made by Hollywood studios during the era.

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  1. ^ British Film Institute. "South of Suez | BFI | British Film Institute". Retrieved 2013-01-01. 


  • Glancy, H. Mark. When Hollywood Loved Britain: The Hollywood 'British' Film 1939-1945. Manchester University Press, 1999.

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