| Action, Adventure, Comedy
Misadventures of an ambitious unlucky Irishman who goes on a long and arduous trip to Africa along with his wife and bumbling cousin in hopes of starting a trucking business there.
Stephen Boyd nearly drowned while shooting this film. He was saved by co-star David Wayne, according to Boyd in a December 11, 1960 appearance as a Mystery Guest on What's My Line? (1950).
Where are they going, a festival of some sort?
Marie: No, to a funeral.
Vic: A funeral? I've never heard of anyone celebrating a funeral.
Marie: Did you ever hear of an Irish wake?
The tailgate on the truck changes from open to closed several times when the truck is stuck in the river bed.