It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World- -
A group of strangers come across a man dying after a car crash who proceeds to tell them about the $350,000 he buried in California. What follows is the madcap adventures of those strangers as each attempts to claim the prize for himself.
Academy Award Nominations and Win
CINEMATOGRAPHY (Color) — Ernest Laszlo
FILM EDITING — Frederic Knudtson, Robert C. Jones, Gene Fowler, Jr.
MUSIC (Music Score–substantially original) — Ernest Gold
MUSIC (Song) — “It’s A Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World,” Music by Ernest Gold; Lyrics by Mack David
SOUND — Samuel Goldwyn Studio Sound Department, Gordon E. Sawyer, Sound Director
SOUND EFFECTS — Walter G. Elliott – WON