Release date1967 CastElizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Lillian Gish, Alec Guinness, Peter Glenville Similar moviesThe Comedians (1967), Hammersmith Is Out (1972), The Big Hangover (1950), The Girl Who Had Everything (1953), Julia Misbehaves (1948)
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The Comedians in Africa is a 1967 film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer to augment its feature film The Comedians.
This short documentary chronicles the difficulties encountered by the crew and cast while filming The Comedians on location in Africa's Dahomey (since renamed the Republic of Benin). Author Graham Greene and director Peter Glenville appear in the film, as do actors Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Alec Guinness, Peter Ustinov, Georg Stanford Brown, Roscoe Lee Browne, Paul Ford, Lillian Gish, James Earl Jones and Raymond St. Jacques.