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Alexander's Ragtime Band (1938) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Henry King

Writing Credits  

Kathryn Scola ... (screen play by) and
Lamar Trotti ... (screen play by)
 
Richard Sherman ... (adaptation by)
 
Irving Berlin ... (story) (uncredited)
Sheridan Gibney ... (contributing writer) (uncredited)
Darryl F. Zanuck ... (contributing writer) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Alexander (Roger Grant)
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Stella Kirby
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Jerry Allen
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Davey Lane
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Professor Heinrich
Helen Westley ...
Aunt Sophie
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Taxi Driver
Paul Hurst ...
Bill
Wally Vernon ...
Wally Vernon
Ruth Terry ...
Ruby
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Snapper
Chick Chandler ...
Louie
Eddie Collins ...
Corporal Collins
Joseph Crehan ...
Stage Manager
Robert Gleckler ...
Eddie
Dixie Dunbar ...
Specialty
Joe King ...
Charles Dillingham
Charles Coleman ...
Head Waiter
Stanley Andrews ...
Colonel
Charles Williams ...
Agent
Jane Jones ...
Trio Member
Otto Fries ...
Trio Member
Mel Kalish ...
Trio Member
Selmer Jackson ...
Manager Radio Station (as Selmar Jackson)
Donald Douglas ...
Singer (scenes deleted)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Carol Adams ...
Hat Check Girl (uncredited)
Sam Ash ...
Critic in Audience at Army Show (uncredited)
Lynne Berkeley ...
Autograph Seeker (uncredited)
Tyler Brooke ...
Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited)
A.S. 'Pop' Byron ...
Train Conductor (uncredited)
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Photographer (uncredited)
Joe Cunningham ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Ken Darby ...
Army Quartet Member (uncredited)
Dorothy Dearing ...
Girl at Recital (uncredited)
Jon Dodson ...
Army Quartet Member (uncredited)
Ralph Dunn ...
Army Captain (uncredited)
Helen Ericson ...
Girl at Recital (uncredited)
James Flavin ...
Army Captain (uncredited)
Dick French ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Jack George ...
Violinist at Recital (uncredited)
Harold Goodwin ...
Military Policeman at Army Show (uncredited)
Kay Griffith ...
Autograph Seeker (uncredited)
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Man on Train (uncredited)
Rondo Hatton ...
Undetermined Minor Role (uncredited)
Edward Keane ...
Army Major (uncredited)
The King's Men ...
Singing Army Quartet - Y.M.C.A. (uncredited)
Bud Linn ...
Army Quartet Member (uncredited)
Robert Lowery ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Paul McVey ...
Stage Manager (uncredited)
Alberto Morin ...
Restaurant Proprietor (uncredited)
James C. Morton ...
Bartender at Scarbie's (uncredited)
Edward Mundy ...
The Barker (uncredited)
Frank O'Connor ...
Officer in Army Show Audience (uncredited)
Elizabeth Palmer ...
Girl at Recital (uncredited)
Jack Pennick ...
Drill Sergeant (uncredited)
Alexander Pollard ...
Captain of Waiters (uncredited)
Arthur Rankin ...
Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited)
Cully Richards ...
Musician (uncredited)
Rad Robinson ...
Army Quartet Member (uncredited)
Fred Santley ...
Songwriter (uncredited)
Edwin Stanley ...
Critic in Army Show Audience (uncredited)
Charles Tannen ...
Dillingham's Secretary (uncredited)
Stanley Taylor ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Harry Tyler ...
Cafe Proprietor (uncredited)
Eleanor Wesselhoeft ...
Martha - Aunt Sophie's Maid (uncredited)
Cecil Weston ...
Woman in Audience at Army Show (uncredited)
Ron Wilson ...
Song Plugger (uncredited)
Marjorie Woodworth ...
Baton Specialty (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Harry Joe Brown ... associate producer

Cinematography by 

J. Peverell Marley ... (as Peverell Marley) (photography)

Film Editing by 

Barbara McLean ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Bernard Herzbrun ... (art direction)
Boris Leven ... (art direction)

Set Decoration by 

Thomas Little ... (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

Gwen Wakeling ... (costumes)

Production Management 

Darryl F. Zanuck ... in charge of production

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Robert D. Webb ... assistant director (uncredited)
Henry Weinberger ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Roger Heman Sr. ... sound (as Roger Heman)
Arthur von Kirbach ... sound (as Arthur Von Kirbach)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Al Wark ... grip (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sam Benson ... wardrobe supervisor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Irving Berlin ... lyrics and music by
Alfred Newman ... musical direction
Fletcher Henderson ... music arranger (uncredited)
Alfred Newman ... conductor (uncredited)
Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Walter Scharf ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Herbert W. Spencer ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Paul Van Loan ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Seymour Felix ... dances staged by
Charles E. McCarthy ... press representative (uncredited)
Frances C. Richardson ... head of research library (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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