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Napoleon (1927) Poster

(1927)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Abel Gance

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Abel Gance ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Vladimir Roudenko ...
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Alexandre Koubitzky ...
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Abel Gance ...
Gina Manès ...
Suzanne Bianchetti ...
Marguerite Gance ...
Yvette Dieudonné ...
Élisa Bonaparte
Philippe Hériat ...
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Eugénie Buffet ...
Acho Chakatouny ...
Nicolas Koline ...
Max Maxudian ...
Barras (as Maxudian)
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Henri Baudin ...
Santo-Ricci - le berger corse
Alex Bernard ...
Le général Dugommier / Le conventionnel Collet d'Herbois (as Alexandre Bernard)
Roger Blum ...
Le comédien Talma
Daniel Buiret ...
Georges Cahuzac ...
Adrien Caillard ...
Thomas Gasparin / Le conventionnel Ricord
Pierre de Canolle ...
Carrie Carvalho ...
La voyante (as Mlle. Carvalho)
Sylvio Cavicchia ...
Léon Courtois ...
Gilbert Dacheux ...
Le général du Teil
Damia ...
La Marseillaise
Pierre Danis ...
W. Percy Day ...
Raoul De Ansorena ...
Capitaine Desaix
Boris de Fast ...
L'Oeil-Vert (as Boris Fastovich)
Favière ...
Serge Freddy-Karl ...
Le petit tambour Marcellin Fleuri
Jean Gaudrey ...
Le conventionnel Jean-Lambert Tallien
Simone Genevois ...
Georges Hénin ...
Jean Henry ...
Le sergent Andoche Junot
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Moustache
Harry Krimer ...
Georges Lampin ...
Alexandre Mathillon ...
Le général Scherer (as Mathillon)
Genica Missirio ...
Francine Mussey ...
Jeanne Pen ...
Roblin ...
Picot de Peccaduc
Jack Rye ...
Le général O'Hara
Louis Sance ...
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Pasquale Paoli
Andrée Standart ...
Thérèse Tallien (as Andrée Standard)
Suzy Vernon ...
Madame Récamier (as Susie Vernon)
Petit Vidal ...
Robert Vidalin ...
Louis Vonelly ...
Jean d'Yd ...
La Bussière
René Jeanne ...
Un professeur à Brienne
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lomon ...
Florence Talma ...
Louise Gély Danton
François Viguier ...
Le conventionnel Couthon
Raoul Villiers ...
Le conventionnel Boissy d'Anglas / stabsofficer
Michel Zahar ...
Un homme du club des Cordeliers
Alberti ...
Jean-Jacques Rousseau / Un officier à Toulon (uncredited)
Paul Amiot ...
François Angely ...
Le général Henriot (uncredited)
Robert Arnoux ...
Un conventionnel (uncredited)
Jean Arroy ...
Un sans-culotte à Toulon / Un conventionnel (uncredited)
Henri Beaulieu ...
Beaumarchais (uncredited)
Blanche Beaume ...
Servant of Marat (uncredited)
Benedict ...
Cromwell (uncredited)
Armand Bernard ...
Jean-Jean (uncredited)
Camille Beuve ...
Le docteur Guillotin (uncredited)
Blin ...
Calmelet (uncredited)
Henry Bonvallet ...
Le général Menou (uncredited)
Boudréau ...
La Fayette (uncredited)
Albert Bras ...
Monge (uncredited)
Lise Carvalho ...
Mademoiselle Lenormand (uncredited)
André Cerf ...
Un soldat (uncredited)
Henri Cerf ...
Le vieux soldat (uncredited)
Chabez ...
Petit rôle (uncredited)
Roger Chantal ...
Jérôme Bonaparte (uncredited)
Jean Dalbe ...
Petit rôle (uncredited)
Florence Dalma ...
Madame Danton (uncredited)
Mr. de Bourgival ...
Un moine / Le révolutionnaire Courcelier (uncredited)
Daniel de Wybo ...
Robespierre le jeune (uncredited)
Jean Demerçay ...
Le capitaine Suchet (uncredited)
Jean Dréville ...
Bit role (uncredited)
Emile Engeldorff ...
Laurent-Basse / Jacques Bonhomme (uncredited)
Guy Favières ...
Fouché (uncredited)
Pierre Ferval ...
Un soldat / Un homme du club des Cordelier (uncredited)
Jean Fleury ...
Floquet ...
Un conventionnel (uncredited)
Paul Franceschi ...
Le professeur de géographie (uncredited)
Francis ...
Un soldat (uncredited)
Sylvie Gance ...
Théroigne de Méricourt (uncredited)
Edmond T. Gréville ...
Un homme du club des Cordeliers (uncredited)
Felix Guglielmi ...
Un berger corse (uncredited)
Robert Guilbert ...
Le capitaine Le Marois (uncredited)
Joë Hamman ...
L'archer vengeur (uncredited)
Fabien Haziza ...
Un Bonaparte (uncredited)
Jean Jacquinet ...
Montesquiou (uncredited)
Léon Larive ...
Le supérieur de Brienne (uncredited)
Geo Leclercq ...
Dutheil (uncredited)
Raphaël Lievin ...
Le conventionnel Fabre d'Englantine (uncredited)
Pierrette Lugand ...
Caroline Bonaparte (uncredited)
G.A. Martin ...
Noëlle Mato ...
Madame Marat (uncredited)
Ernest Maupain ...
George Washington (uncredited)
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Fréron (uncredited)
Grogoire Metchikoff ...
Jean Mitry ...
Bit role (uncredited)
Louis Monfils ...
Le cuisinier à Brienne (uncredited)
Pierre Morin ...
Petit rôle (uncredited)
Laurent Morléas ...
Un officier (uncredited)
Médus ...
Bit role (uncredited)
Maggy Pironet ...
Bit role (uncredited)
Marcel Pérès ...
Un homme du club des Cordeliers (uncredited)
Jean Rauzena ...
Le petit Lucien Bonaparte (uncredited)
Fernand Rauzéna ...
Louis Bonaparte (uncredited)
Joaquim Renez ...
Le révolutionnaire Favière (uncredited)
Émilien Richard ...
Philippe Rolla ...
Régnier ...
Denis Diderot (uncredited)
Saint-Allier ...
Le peintre David (uncredited)
André Scherer ...
Un volontaire de l'Ardèche (uncredited)
Georgette Sorelle ...
Madame Élisabeth (uncredited)
Mony Thomassin ...
Jean Tissier ...
Un soldat (uncredited)
Max Tréjean ...
Petit rôle (uncredited)
Henri Valbel ...
Petit rôle (uncredited)
Vaslin ...
Benjamin Franklin (uncredited)
Jean Wells ...
Bit role (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Henri de Cazotte ... producer (uncredited)
Hugo Stinnes ... producer (uncredited)
Wengoroff ... producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Carmine Coppola ... (1981)
Carl Davis ... (1980)
Arthur Honegger

Cinematography by 

Léonce-Henri Burel
Jules Kruger
Joseph-Louis Mundwiller ... (as Jean-Paul Mundviller)
Nikolai Toporkoff

Film Editing by 

Abel Gance
Frank Hall ... (US 1929 short version) (uncredited)

Casting By 

Louis Osmont

Art Direction by 

Alexandre Benois
Alexandre Lochakoff ... (short period)

Costume Design by 

Mme. Augris
Georges Charmy ... (as Charmy)
Mme. Neminsky
Sauvageau ... (uncredited)

Makeup Department 

Boris de Fast ... makeup artist
Wladimir Kwanine ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Noë Bloch ... production manager
Edouard De Bersaucourt ... production manager
Constantin Geftman ... unit manager
Robert A. Harris ... production supervisor (1981 version)
Louis Osmont ... unit production manager
Rene Rufly ... unit manager (as Ruffly)
William Delafontaine ... unit manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Henri Andréani ... assistant director
Jean Arroy ... trainee assistant director
Pierre Danis ... assistant director
Henry Krauss ... assistant director
Anatole Litvak ... assistant director
Jean Mitry ... trainee assistant director
Mario Nalpas ... assistant director
Sacher Purnal ... trainee assistant director
Viktor Tourjansky ... assistant director
Alexandre Volkoff ... assistant director
Georges Lampin ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Pierre Schild ... art decorator (as Pierre Schildknecht)
Georges Jacouty ... art decorator (uncredited)
Eugène Lourié ... art decorator (uncredited)
Vladimir Meingard ... assistant art director (uncredited)
Serge Piménoff ... assistant art director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Mike Berniker ... recording director: Milan (1981 version)
Keith Klantwitter ... sound engineer (1981 version) (as Keith Klawitter)
Brad Sherman ... sound recordist (1981 version)

Special Effects by 

Segundo de Chomón ... special effects
Paul Minine ... special effects
Edward Scholl ... special effects
Eugen Schüfftan ... special effects
Nicolas Wilcké ... special effects

Visual Effects by 

W. Percy Day ... matte painter
Eugen Schüfftan ... visual effects supervisor
Nicolas Wilcké ... miniature maker

Camera and Electrical Department 

Albinet ... gaffer
Fédote Bourgasoff ... camera operator
Paul Briquet ... camera operator
Léonce-Henri Burel ... additional photographer
Doublon ... gaffer
Rusty Geller ... assistant camera (1981 version)
Graza ... gaffer
Roger Hubert ... additional photographer
Georges Lucas ... additional photographer
Jim McCoy ... camera operator (1981 version)
Joseph-Louis Mundwiller ... additional photographer (as Jean-Pierre Mundviller)
Émile Pierre ... additional photographer
Lee Planskoy ... camera operator
Henri Berryer ... electrician (uncredited)
Marcel Eywinger ... camera operator (uncredited)
Monniot ... camera operator (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jeanne Lanvin ... costumes: Josephine
Galvin ... footwear (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Marguerite Beaugé ... assistant editor
Henriette Pinson ... associate editor

Music Department 

Paul Bogaev ... conductor (1981 version)
Carmine Coppola ... conductor (1981 version) / music arranger (1981 version)
Dennis James ... musician: organ (1981 version)
Douglas M. Lackey ... music editor (1981 version) (As Douglas Lackey)
Don MacDougall ... music mixer (1981 version) (as Don Macdougal)
Colin Matthews ... orchestrator: Carl Davis (uncredited)
David Matthews ... orchestrator: Carl Davis (uncredited)
Christopher Palmer ... orchestrator: Carl Davis (uncredited)
M. Szyfer ... conductor (uncredited)

Other crew 

Francis Ford Coppola ... presenter (1981 version)
Simon Feldman ... technical director
Grégoire Geftmann ... production assistant
Edmond T. Gréville ... production assistant
Hoden ... production assistant
Leonid Komerovsky ... production assistant
Georges Lampin ... production assistant
Lemirt ... armorer
Grogoire Metchikoff ... production assistant
Henry Pauly ... production assistant
Ivan Pavloff ... production assistant
Andre Pironet ... production assistant
Christopher Reyna ... consultant: Polyvision alignment (1981 version)
Michel Scripnikoff ... production assistant
Simone Surdieux ... script supervisor
Peter Williamson ... tinting supervisor (1981 version)
Louis Osmont ... key accountant (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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