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Ball of Fire (1941) Poster

(1941)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Howard Hawks

Writing Credits  

Charles Brackett ... (screen play) and
Billy Wilder ... (screen play)
 
Billy Wilder ... (from an original story by) and
Thomas Monroe ... (from an original story by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Prof. Gurkakoff (as Oscar Homolka)
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Prof. Magenbruch
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Prof. Robinson
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Prof. Quintana
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Prof. Oddly
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Prof. Peagram
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Garbage Man
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Joe Lilac
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Duke Pastrami
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Asthma Anderson
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Miss Bragg
Mary Field ...
Miss Totten
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Larsen
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McNeary
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Waiter (as Elisha Cook)
Alan Rhein ...
'Horseface'
Eddie Foster ...
Pinstripe
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Justice of the Peace
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District Attorney
Pat West ...
Bum
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College Boy
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Newsboy
Tim Ryan ...
Motor Cop
Will Lee ...
'Benny - the Creep'
Gene Krupa and His Orchestra ...
Gene Krupa Orchestra
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Roy Eldridge ...
Trumpeter
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Gene Krupa - Orchestra Leader
George Barton ...
Garbage Man (uncredited)
Doria Caron ...
Girl in Subway (uncredited)
Eddy Chandler ...
Cop on Garbage Truck (uncredited)
Ken Christy ...
Cop with Ms. Bragg (uncredited)
Edward Clark ...
Motor Court Proprietor (uncredited)
Chet De Vito ...
Tollkeeper (uncredited)
Geraldine Fissette ...
Hula Dancer (uncredited)
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Deputy (uncredited)
Catherine Henderson ...
College Girl (uncredited)
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Stage Doorman (uncredited)
June Horne ...
Nursemaid at Park (uncredited)
Merrillee Lannon ...
Girl in Subway (uncredited)
Ethelreda Leopold ...
Nursemaid at Park (uncredited)
Hal McIntyre ...
Saxaphonist (uncredited)
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Girl in Café (uncredited)
Mildred Morris ...
Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Edward Mundy ...
Spieler (uncredited)
Gerald Pierce ...
Delivery Boy (uncredited)
Francis Sayles ...
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Helen Seamon ...
College Girl (uncredited)
George Sherwood ...
Deputy (uncredited)
Walter Shumway ...
Garbageman (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Chalky Williams ...
Cop (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Samuel Goldwyn ... producer

Music by 

Alfred Newman

Cinematography by 

Gregg Toland ... (photography)

Film Editing by 

Daniel Mandell ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Perry Ferguson

Set Decoration by 

Howard Bristol ... (set decorations)
Julia Heron ... (uncredited)

Makeup Department 

Mel Berns ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Earl Rettig ... unit manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

William Tummel ... assistant director
Marty Moss ... second assistant director (uncredited)
Arthur Rosson ... second unit director (uncredited)
John Sherwood ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

McClure Capps ... associate art director
Irving W. Sindler ... property master (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Frank Maher ... sound technician
Thomas T. Moulton ... sound recordist (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

James V. Murray ... assistant camera (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Edith Head ... costumes: Miss Stanwyck

Music Department 

David Buttolph ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
Martha Tilton ... singing voice: Barbara Stanwyck (uncredited)

Other crew 

Samuel Goldwyn ... presenter
Nick Castle ... dance director (uncredited)
Jack Pollack ... supervising publicist (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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