Sands Of The Desert. Charles Sands (Charlie Drake). Copyright: Associated British Picture Company / STUDIOCANAL.

Sands Of The Desert

1960 British comedy film about a meek travel agent. Stars Charlie Drake, Peter Arne, Raymond Huntley, Peter Illing, Harold Kasket and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Charlie Drake Charles Sands
Peter Arne El Jabez
Raymond Huntley Bossom
Peter Illing Sheil Ibrahim
Harold Kasket Abdulla
Marne Maitland Advisor to Sheik
Neil McCarthy Hassan
Paul Stassino Pilot
Derek Sydney Mamud
Alan Tilvern Mustafa
Rebecca Dignam Nerima
Sarah Branch Janet Brown
Martin Benson Selim
Eric Pohlmann Scrobin
Charles Carson Philpots
Judith Furse Yasmin
Robert Brown 1st. Tourist
William Kendall British Consul
Inia Wiata Fahid
Tutte Lemkow Bus Driver
Roger Delgado Abu Nial
Peter Elliott 1st. Tourist Official
Michael Peake 2nd. Tourist Official
Martin Boddey Mertons
Andrea Malandrinos Rashid
Beth Rogan Air Hostess
Madge Brindley Fat Lady in Bus
Gamel Fares Customs Official
Lisa Peake 1st. Handmaiden
Kim Tracy 2nd. Handmaiden
Writing team
John Paddy Carstairs Writer
Charlie Drake Writer (Additional Material)
Robert Hall Story
Anne Burnaby Story
Production team
John Paddy Carstairs Director
Gordon L.T. Scott Producer
Richard Best Editor
Robert Jones Production Designer
Stanley Black Composer
Stafford Byrne Creator
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