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Good Sam (1948)

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114 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Sam Clayton has a good heart and likes to help out people in need. In fact, he likes to help them out so much that he often finds himself broke and unable to help his own family buy the things they need--like a house.
Director
Writers
Ken Englund (screenplay) | Leo McCarey (story) | John D. Klorer (story) (as John Klorer)
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Composer
Robert Emmett Dolan (music score by)
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Editor
James C. McKay (as James McKay)
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Updated Sep 1, 1948

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Sep 1, 1948 (United States)

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Gary Cooper
Sam Clayton Sam Clayton   See fewer
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Ann Sheridan
Lu Clayton Lu Clayton   See fewer
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Ray Collins
Reverend Daniels Reverend Daniels   See fewer
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Edmund Lowe
H.C. Borden H.C. Borden   See fewer
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Joan Lorring
Shirley Mae Shirley Mae   See fewer
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Minerva Urecal
Mrs. Nelson Mrs. Nelson   See fewer
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Dick Ross
Claude Claude   See fewer
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Lora Lee Michel
Lulu Clayton Lulu Clayton   See fewer
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Bobby Dolan Jr.
Butch Clayton Butch Clayton   See fewer
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Matt Moore
Mr. Butler Mr. Butler   See fewer
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Netta Packer
Mrs. Butler Mrs. Butler   See fewer
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Ruth Roman
Ruthie Ruthie   See fewer
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Carol Stevens
Mrs. Adams Mrs. Adams   See fewer
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Todd Karns
Joe Adams Joe Adams   See fewer
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William Frawley
Tom Moore Tom Moore   See fewer
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Harry Hayden
Banker Banker   See fewer
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Casey (scenes deleted) Casey (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Santa Claus (scenes deleted) Santa Claus (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Sam's Secretary (scenes deleted) Sam's Secretary (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 554 votes