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The Seekers
Directed by:
Ken Annakin

Directed by Ken Annakin, "The Seekers" (also known as "Dämonen der Südsee", "Land of Fury") is an Adventure film, released on May 02 of 1955 in the USA . Jack Hawkins is starring, alongside Glynis Johns, Noel Purcell, Inia Te Wiata, Kenneth Williams and Laya Raki.

Who is the director of "The Seekers":

The Seekers was directed by Ken Annakin, an English director, writer, producer, and actor.

Before The Seekers, Ken Annakin had directed You Know What Sailors Are, released in 1954, The Sword and the Rose (1953), The Planter's Wife (1952), The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men (1952), Hotel Sahara (1951), and Trio (1950). Since, he directed Value for Money, released in 1955, Three Men in a Boat (1956), Across the Bridge (1957), Nor the Moon by Night (1958), Third Man on the Mountain (1959), and Swiss Family Robinson (1960).

When was "The Seekers" released:

The Seekers was first released in the United States on Monday, May 02, 1955.. This was sixty-three (63) years ago.

It has been released on Tuesday, June 22, 1954 in the United Kingdom and on Saturday, January 08, 1955 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "The Seekers":

At the casting of The Seekers we find Jack Hawkins, previously seen in Front Page Story (1954) and The Intruder (1953); Glynis Johns (The Weak and the Wicked (1954), Personal Affair (1953)); Noel Purcell (Doctor in the House (1954), Decameron Nights (1953)) [ more... ]

  • Kenneth Williams, Norman Mitchell and Francis De Wolff also appeared in Carry on Cleo, released in 1964.
  • Noel Purcell, Kenneth Williams and Francis De Wolff can all be seen in Tommy the Toreador, released in 1959.
  • Jack Hawkins and Glynis Johns also appeared in State Secret, released in 1950.

What is the Storyline of "The Seekers":

In 1821, a British sailing ship, the Becket, anchors on the New Zealand coast. Philip Wayne (Hawkins) and Paddy Clarke (Purcell), respectively First Mate and Bos'un, land to explore. They discover a M?ori burial cave, but are captured by the local tribe. Accused of sacrilege, they manage to impress the tribesmen enough to be offered a trial by challenge, which Wayne succeeds in. The M?ori chief, Hongi Tepe (Inia Te Wiata) is impressed enough to adopt Wayne, and allot him a portion of land. The [...]

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