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The General (1926) Poster

(1926)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Clyde Bruckman
Buster Keaton

Writing Credits  

Buster Keaton ... (written by) and
Clyde Bruckman ... (written by)
 
Al Boasberg ... (adapted by) and
Charles Henry Smith ... (adapted by) (as Charles Smith)
 
William Pittenger ... (book "Daring and Suffering: a History of the Great Railroad Adventure") (uncredited)
William Pittenger ... (memoir "The Great Locomotive Chase") (uncredited)
Paul Girard Smith ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

...
Johnnie Gray
Marion Mack ...
Glen Cavender ...
Jim Farley ...
Frederick Vroom ...
Charles Henry Smith ...
Annabelle's Father (as Charles Smith)
Frank Barnes ...
Joe Keaton ...
Union General
Mike Donlin ...
Union General
Tom Nawn ...
Union General
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Henry Baird ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Joe Bricher ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Jimmy Bryant ...
Raider (uncredited)
Sergeant Bukowski ...
Officer (uncredited)
C.C. Cruson ...
Officer (uncredited)
Jack Dempster ...
Raider (uncredited)
Keith Fennell ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Budd Fine ...
Raider (uncredited)
Eddie Foster ...
Union Railroad Fireman (uncredited)
Ronald Gilstrap ...
Union Soldier (uncredited)
Frank Hagney ...
Confederate Recruiter (uncredited)
Ray Hanford ...
Raider (uncredited)
Jack Hanlon ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Al Hanson ...
Raider (uncredited)
Anthony Harvey ...
Raider (uncredited)
Edward Hearn ...
Union Officer (uncredited)
...
Union General (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
Hilliard Karr ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Elgin Lessley ...
Union General Who Gives Command to Cross Bridge (uncredited)
Louis Lewyn ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Jackie Lowe ...
Boy Who Follows Johnny (uncredited)
Billy Lynn ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Ross McCutcheon ...
Raider (uncredited)
Tom Moran ...
Raider (uncredited)
Charles Phillips ...
Raider (uncredited)
Red Rial ...
Raider (uncredited)
Al St. John ...
Officer on Horseback (uncredited)
Harold Terry ...
Union Soldier (uncredited)
Ray Thomas ...
Raider (uncredited)
Red Thompson ...
Raider (uncredited)
James Walsh ...
Soldier (uncredited)
John Wilson ...
Union Soldier (uncredited)
Jean Woodward ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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Produced by 

David Shepard ... video producer (2003 alternate version)
Buster Keaton ... producer (uncredited)
Joseph M. Schenck ... executive producer (uncredited) / producer (uncredited)

Music by 

The Alloy Orchestra ... (2003 alternate version)
Carl Davis ... (1987)
Robert Israel ... (1995 New Score)
Joe Hisaishi ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Bert Haines ... (photographed by)
Devereaux Jennings ... (as Dev Jennings) (photographed by)

Film Editing by 

Buster Keaton ... (uncredited)
Sherman Kell ... (uncredited)

Art Direction by 

Fred Gabourie ... (uncredited)

Set Decoration by 

Harry Roselotte ... (uncredited)

Makeup Department 

Bennie Hubbel ... assistant makeup artist (uncredited)
J.K. Pitcarin ... makeup artist (uncredited)
Fred Carlton Ryle ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Lou Anger ... production supervisor (uncredited)
Fred Gabourie ... production manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Harry Barnes ... first assistant director (uncredited)
Glen Cavender ... second unit director (uncredited)
Edward Hearn ... assistant director: Oregon (uncredited)

Art Department 

Frank Barnes ... construction foreman (uncredited)
Jack Coyle ... carpenter (uncredited)
William Ernshaw ... bridge timber crew (uncredited)
Al Gilmour ... production buyer (uncredited)
Mike Graves ... assistant property master (uncredited)
Bert Jackson ... property master (uncredited)
H.L. Jennings ... bridge and dam construction (uncredited)
George E. Potter ... bridge timber contractor (uncredited)
Billy Wood ... chief draughtsman (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Jack Little ... special effects (uncredited)

Stunts 

Buster Keaton ... stunts (uncredited)
Earl Mohan ... stunt double: Tom Moran (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Denver Harmon ... lighting effects
Frank Barnes ... grip (uncredited)
Dal Clawson ... still photographer (uncredited)
Elmer Ellsworth ... camera operator (uncredited)
Denver Harmon ... chief lighting technician (uncredited)
Byron Houck ... camera operator (uncredited) / still photographer (uncredited)
Ed Levy ... assistant chief lighting technician (uncredited)
William Piltz ... still photographer (uncredited)
Melbourne Spurr ... publicity photographer (uncredited)
Harry J. Wild ... assistant camera (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Bennie Hubbel ... assistant wardrobe (uncredited)
J.K. Pitcarin ... wardrobe (uncredited)
Fred Carlton Ryle ... assistant wardrobe (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Harry Barnes ... assistant editor (uncredited)
Sherman Kell ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Robert Israel ... music arranger: 1995 alternate version / music director: 1995 alternate version
Hiroyuki Akita ... music engineer: Joe Hisaishi score (uncredited)
James C. Bradford ... music compiler (uncredited)
Suminobu Hamada ... Joe Hisaishi Score (uncredited) / music engineer (uncredited) / music mixer (uncredited)
Joe Hisaishi ... Joe Hisaishi Score (uncredited) / conductor (uncredited) / music arranger (uncredited) / music producer (uncredited) / musician (uncredited) / orchestrator (uncredited)
Scott Joplin ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
Ikuko Okamoto ... Joe Hisaishi Score (uncredited) / music production manager (uncredited)
William P. Perry ... composer: new piano score (uncredited)
Nic Raine ... orchestrator: Carl Davis score (uncredited)

Other crew 

Fred Gabourie ... technical director
Joseph M. Schenck ... presenter
Lou Anger ... production accountant: Los Angeles (uncredited)
Dr. Axley ... first aid (uncredited)
Harry Brand ... production coordinator (uncredited) / unit publicist (uncredited)
Betty Cavender ... production secretary (uncredited)
Glen Cavender ... technical advisor (uncredited)
John W. Considine Jr. ... assistant production coordinator (uncredited)
Jack Dempster ... engineer (uncredited)
Christine Francis ... script supervisor (uncredited)
Dr. Frost ... first aid (uncredited)
Wesley G. Gilmour ... production accountant: Oregon (uncredited)
L.L. Graham ... production assistant: Oregon (uncredited)
Bob Holmes ... production assistant: Oregon (uncredited)
Bert Jackson ... location manager (uncredited)
Ralph Land ... chef (uncredited)
Fred A. Lowry ... brakeman (uncredited)
George E. Potter ... caterer (uncredited)
Viola Riddle ... cook: Mr. Keaton (uncredited)
Willie Riddle ... assistant: Mr. Keaton (uncredited)
Dee Wright ... wrangler (uncredited)
Fred Wright ... chief mechanic (uncredited) / fire fighter (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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