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The Shanghai Gesture (1941) Poster

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Directed by 

Josef von Sternberg

Writing Credits  

Josef von Sternberg ... (adaptation)
 
Geza Herczeg ... (collaborator for adaptation) and
Jules Furthman ... (collaborator for adaptation)
 
John Colton ... (play)
 
James M. Cain ... (uncredited)
Karl Vollmöller ... (collaborator for adaptation) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Sir Guy Charteris
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Doctor Omar
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'Mother' Gin Sling
Phyllis Brooks ...
The Chorus Girl
Albert Bassermann ...
The Commissioner
Maria Ouspenskaya ...
The Amah
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The Bookkeeper
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The Gambler
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The Coolie
Clyde Fillmore ...
The Comprador
Grayce Hampton ...
The Social Leader
Rex Evans ...
The Counselor
Mikhail Rasumny ...
The Appraiser (as Mikhail Rasumni)
Michael Dalmatoff ...
The Bartender (as Michael Delmatoff)
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Poppy's Escort (uncredited)
Enrique Acosta ...
Casino Gambler (uncredited)
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Casino Patron (uncredited)
Brooks Benedict ...
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Paul Bradley ...
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Jean De Briac ...
De Micheaux (uncredited)
Jack Deery ...
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Steven Geray ...
Man in Casino Helping Boris (uncredited)
Sam Harris ...
Casino Gambler (uncredited)
Leyland Hodgson ...
Ryerson (uncredited)
Roland Lui ...
Kim Chee (uncredited)
Allen Marlow ...
Casino Gambler (uncredited)
Eric Mayne ...
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Moy Ming ...
Elderly Chinese Man (uncredited)
Edmund Mortimer ...
Casino Patron (uncredited)
Manuel París ...
Gambler with Cigar (uncredited)
Albert Pollet ...
Gambler with Monocle (uncredited)
Emil Rameau ...
Roulette Player (uncredited)
Count Stefenelli ...
Casino Patron (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Theo. W. Baumfeld ... assistant producer
Albert de Courville ... associate producer
Arnold Pressburger ... producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Richard Hageman

Cinematography by 

Paul Ivano ... (photography)

Film Editing by 

Sam Winston

Art Direction by 

Boris Leven

Makeup Department 

Hazel Rogers ... wigs for Miss Munson
Robert Stephanoff ... makeup artist (as Bob Stephanoff)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Charles Kerr ... assistant director
Fred Pressburger ... assistant director
John London ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Howard Bristol ... interior decorator (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Jack Noyes ... sound (as C. A. Noyes)

Special Effects by 

Harry Redmond Jr. ... special effects (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Ned Scott ... still photographer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Oleg Cassini ... costumes: Miss Tierney
Royer ... costumes: Miss Munson
Eugene Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Music Department 

Richard Hageman ... conductor

Other crew 

Tom Gubbins ... technical advisor
Aline Sholes ... technical advisor
Robert Blair ... stand-in: Victor Mature (uncredited)
Keye Luke ... mural: Mother Gin Sling's apartment (uncredited)
Arnold Pressburger ... presenter (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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