Sammy Davis, Jr.: I've Gotta Be Me is a 2017 American documentary film directed by Sam Pollard. The film chronicles the life and career of Sammy Davis, Jr., an American singer, dancer, actor, and comedian. The film features interviews with Davis's friends and family, as well as archival footage of his performances. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 22, 2017.

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Sammy Davis, Jr.: I've Gotta Be Me (2017)

Music/Documentary · 1h 40m

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Sammy Davis, Jr.: I've Gotta Be Me is a 2017 American documentary film directed by Sam Pollard. The film chronicles the life and career of Sammy Davis, Jr., an American singer, dancer, actor, and comedian. The film features interviews with Davis's friends and family, as well as archival footage of his performances. The film premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on January 22, 2017.

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Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United States, France
Cast
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Harry Belafonte

Self (archive footage)
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Tony Bennett

Self (archive footage)
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Eddie Murphy

Self (archive footage)
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Richard Nixon

Self (archive footage)
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Kim Novak

Self
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Carroll O'Connor

Archie Bunker - All in the Family (archive footage)
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Sidney Poitier

Self (archive footage)
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Emilie Raymond

Self
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Max Rudin

Self
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Donald Rumsfeld

Self
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Isabel Sanford

Louise Jefferson - All in the Family (archive footage)
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George Schlatter

Self
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Arthur Silber Jr.

Self
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Michele Simms-Burton

Self
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Frank Sinatra

Self (archive footage)
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Jean Stapleton

Edith Bunker - All in the Family (archive footage)
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David Steinberg

Self
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Charles Strouse

Self
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Ethel Waters

Mother of Rufus Lee - Rufus Jones for President (archive footage)
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Paula Wayne

Self
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Humphrey Bogart

Self (archive footage)
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Burt Boyar

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Todd Boyd

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Leslie Bricusse

Self
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May Britt

Self (archive footage)
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Robert J. Brown

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Eddie Cantor

Self (archive footage)
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Diahann Carroll

Self (archive footage)
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Billy Crystal

Self
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Sammy Davis Jr.

Self (archive footage)
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Angie Dickinson

Self (archive footage)
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Michael Dinwiddie

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Gerald Early

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Will Friedwald

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Whoopi Goldberg

Self
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Arsenio Hall

Self (archive footage)
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Michael Jackson

Self (archive footage)
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Margo Jefferson

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Quincy Jones

Self
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John F. Kennedy

Self (archive footage)
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Jason King

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Larry King

Self (archive footage)
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Martin Luther King

Self (archive footage)
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Buz Kohan

Self
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Peter Lawford

Self (archive footage)
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Norman Lear

Self
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Jerry Lewis

Self
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Shirley Maclaine

Self (archive footage)
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Dean Martin

Self (archive footage)
Crew
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Sam Pollard

Director
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Laurence Maslon

Writer
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