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A Night at the Opera (1935) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Sam Wood
Edmund Goulding ... (uncredited)

Writing Credits  

George S. Kaufman ... (screen play) and
Morrie Ryskind ... (screen play)
 
James Kevin McGuinness ... (from a story by)
 
Buster Keaton ... (uncredited)
Al Boasberg ... (additional dialogue) (uncredited)
Bert Kalmar ... (draft) (uncredited)
Robert Pirosh ... (draft) (uncredited)
Harry Ruby ... (draft) (uncredited)
George Seaton ... (draft) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Ricardo
Walter Woolf King ...
Lassparri (as Walter King)
Sig Ruman ...
Gottlieb (as Siegfried Rumann)
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Edward Keane ...
Captain
Robert Emmett O'Connor ...
Henderson (as Robert Emmet O'Connor)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Enrique Acosta ...
Nightclub Guest (uncredited)
Harry Allen ...
Doorman (uncredited)
Sam Appel ...
Dungeon Guard (uncredited)
King Baggot ...
Dignitary (uncredited)
Marion Bell ...
Singer (uncredited)
Edna Bennett ...
Maid (uncredited)
Stanley Blystone ...
Ship's Officer (uncredited)
Al Bridge ...
Immigration Inspector (uncredited)
Loie Bridge ...
Ship Passenger (uncredited)
Lorraine Bridges ...
Louisa (uncredited)
Ettore Campana ...
Bit in 'I Pagliacci' (uncredited)
Nina Campana ...
Bit in 'I Pagliacci' (uncredited)
Jack Chefe ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Ruth Cherrington ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Alex Chivra ...
Shipboard Cook (uncredited)
Martin Cichy ...
Policeman (uncredited)
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First Porter (uncredited)
Gennaro Curci ...
Doorman (uncredited)
Sidney D'Albrook ...
Stagehand (uncredited)
Olga Dane ...
Azucena in "Il Trovatore" (uncredited)
Bill Days ...
Singer in Chorus (uncredited)
Mario Dominici ...
Ship Passenger (uncredited)
Mike Donovan ...
Cop (uncredited)
Jay Eaton ...
Aviator (uncredited)
Manuel Emanuel ...
Bit in 'I Pagliacci' (uncredited)
Ruth Fanchon ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Adolph Faylauer ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Antonio Filauri ...
Bit in 'I Pagliacci' (uncredited)
Harry Fleischmann ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Bess Flowers ...
Ship Passenger (uncredited)
Otto Fries ...
Otto - Elevator Operator (uncredited)
Bud Geary ...
Stagehand (uncredited)
Alexander Giglio ...
Bit in 'I Pagliacci' (uncredited)
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Orchestra Member Asking Fiorello Not to Play Piano (uncredited)
William Gould ...
Police Captain (uncredited)
Julia Griffith ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
George Guhl ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Jonathan Hale ...
Ben Hall ...
Stagehand (uncredited)
Chuck Hamilton ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Eddie Hart ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Oscar 'Dutch' Hendrian ...
Stagehand (uncredited)
Lew Hicks ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Luther Hoobyar ...
Ruiz (uncredited)
Art Howard ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Rodolfo Hoyos ...
Count di Luna (uncredited)
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Committeeman (uncredited)
Selmer Jackson ...
Committeeman (uncredited)
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Driftwood's Dining Companion (uncredited)
Jack 'Tiny' Lipson ...
Engineer's Assistant (uncredited)
Wilbur Mack ...
Committeeman (uncredited)
Tandy MacKenzie ...
Tenor in 'Di quella pira' (uncredited)
Tom Mahoney ...
Police Sergeant (uncredited)
Fred Malatesta ...
Stagehand (uncredited)
Jerry Mandy ...
Second Porter (uncredited)
Alphonse Martell ...
Ship Officer / Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Francisco Marán ...
Opera Doorman (uncredited)
Charles McAvoy ...
Policeman (uncredited)
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Manager's Assistant (uncredited)
Tom McGuire ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Edmund Mortimer ...
Dignitary (uncredited)
James C. Morton ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Field Norton ...
Manager's Assistant (uncredited)
Alex Novinsky ...
Ship Passenger (uncredited)
Wedgwood Nowell ...
Ship Passenger (uncredited)
William H. O'Brien ...
Stagehand (uncredited)
William J. O'Brien ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Inez Palange ...
Maid (uncredited)
Claude Payton ...
Police Captain (uncredited)
Alexander Pollard ...
Committee Man (uncredited)
Russ Powell ...
Carriage Driver (uncredited)
Purnell Pratt ...
Mayor (uncredited)
Hal Price ...
Stagehand (uncredited)
Rita ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Ronald R. Rondell ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Milton Royce ...
Ship Passenger / Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Rubin ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Annette Ruderman ...
Girl in Ballroom (uncredited)
Alexander Schoenberg ...
Violinist in Orchestra (uncredited)
Earl Seaman ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Rolfe Sedan ...
Aviator (uncredited)
Evelyn Selbie ...
Fortune Teller (uncredited)
Bruce Sidney ...
Ship Passenger / Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Phillips Smalley ...
Committeeman (uncredited)
Stephen Soldi ...
Ship's Steward (uncredited)
Leo Sulky ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Ludovico Tomarchio ...
Bit in 'I Pagliacci' (uncredited)
Harry Tyler ...
Sign Painter (uncredited)
Ellinor Vanderveer ...
Shipboard Dinner Party Guest / Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Harry 'Zoup' Welsh ...
Ship's Steward (uncredited)
Leo White ...
Aviator (uncredited)
James J. Wolf ...
Ferrando in 'Il Trovatore' (uncredited)
Frank Yaconelli ...
Engineer (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Irving Thalberg ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Herbert Stothart

Cinematography by 

Merritt B. Gerstad ... (photographed by)

Film Editing by 

William LeVanway ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Cedric Gibbons

Makeup Department 

Robert J. Schiffer ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Lesley Selander ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Ben Carré ... associate art director (as Ben Carre)
Edwin B. Willis ... associate art director
Harry Albiez ... props (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Douglas Shearer ... recording director
James Brock ... sound mixer (uncredited)
William Steinkamp ... sound re-recordist (uncredited)
Michael Steinore ... sound editor (uncredited)

Stunts 

Chuck Hamilton ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Bill Allen ... electrician (uncredited)
Pop Arnold ... key grip (uncredited)
A. Lindsley Lane ... second camera operator (uncredited)
Floyd Porter ... gaffer (uncredited)
William Riley ... second camera operator (uncredited)
Cliff Shirpser ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Frank Tanner ... still photographer (uncredited)
Arnold Webster ... grip (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Dolly Tree ... wardrobe

Music Department 

Wayne Allen ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Paul Lamkoff ... vocal coach (uncredited)
Paul Marquardt ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Charles Maxwell ... orchestrator (uncredited)
M.J. McLaughlin ... music recordist (uncredited)
Leonid Raab ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Paul Taylor ... vocal coach: chorus (uncredited)
Jack Virgil ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Harold Zweifel ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Chester Hale ... dances by
Howard Dietz ... publicist (uncredited)
George S. Kaufman ... dialogue director (uncredited)
Enrico Ricardi ... whistling double: Harpo Marx (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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