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The Big Street (1942) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Irving Reis

Writing Credits  

Leonard Spigelgass ... (screenplay)
 
Damon Runyon ... (from the Collier's Magazine story "Little Pinks")

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Gloria Lyons
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Case Ables
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Violette Shumberg
Sam Levene ...
Horsethief
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Professor B
Marion Martin ...
Mimi Venus
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Decatur Reed (as William Orr)
George Cleveland ...
Colonel Samuel Venus
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Mrs. Lefkowitz
Ozzie Nelson and Orchestra ...
Orchestra
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Don Barclay ...
Eating Contest Emcee (uncredited)
Louise Beavers ...
Ruby - Gloria's Maid (uncredited)
Anthony Blair ...
O'Rourke (uncredited)
Charles Cane ...
McCarty - Holland Tunnel Police Officer (uncredited)
Jack Chefe ...
Mug at Mindy's (uncredited)
James Conaty ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
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Louie - Headwaiter (uncredited)
Helen Dickson ...
Florida Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
James Dime ...
Truck Driver (uncredited)
Mimi Doyle ...
Nurse at Hospital (uncredited)
Eddie Dunn ...
Police Officer Mulvaney (uncredited)
Peter Duray ...
Mug at Mindy's (uncredited)
Jay Eaton ...
Late Night New York Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Catherine Fleyton ...
Girl (uncredited)
Bess Flowers ...
Florida Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Ross Forrester ...
Truck Driver (uncredited)
Karen X. Gaylord ...
Florida Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Charlie Hall ...
Caviar Waiter in New York (uncredited)
William Halligan ...
Detective (uncredited)
Mary Halsey ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Art Hamburger ...
Joel Duffle (uncredited)
Bert Hanlon ...
Philly the Weeper (uncredited)
Sam Harris ...
Passerby on Florida Boardwalk (uncredited)
Jack Herrick ...
Mindy's Customer (uncredited)
Chet Huntley ...
Radio Announcer (voice) (uncredited)
John Indrisano ...
Mug at Mindy's (uncredited)
Warren Jackson ...
Mug at Mindy's (uncredited)
Tiny Jones ...
Small Friendly Neighbor (uncredited)
Donald Kerr ...
Pete the Passer (uncredited)
Wilbur Mack ...
Florida Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
George Magrill ...
Mug at Mindy's (uncredited)
Richard Martin ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Eric Mayne ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Wayne McCoy ...
Truck Driver (uncredited)
George McKay ...
Police Sergeant at Holland Tunnel (uncredited)
Tony Merlo ...
Mug at Mindy's (uncredited)
John Miljan ...
McWhirter (uncredited)
Harold Miller ...
Florida Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
John 'Skins' Miller ...
Truck Driver (uncredited)
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Gentleman George (uncredited)
Lee Moore ...
Truck Driver (uncredited)
Bert Moorhouse ...
Waiter at Florida Nightclub (uncredited)
Frank Moran ...
Contributing Mug (uncredited)
Joe Niemeyer ...
Mug at Mindy's (uncredited)
George Noisom ...
Newsboy (uncredited)
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Florida Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Frank O'Connor ...
Police Captain at Holland Tunnel (uncredited)
Jimmy O'Gatty ...
Contributing Mug (uncredited)
Gil Perkins ...
Mug (uncredited)
Bob Perry ...
'Toupee' - Associate of Ables (uncredited)
Jack Perry ...
Mug Asked to "Clear Way" (uncredited)
Ralph Peters ...
Florist (uncredited)
Addison Richards ...
Dr. Mitchell (uncredited)
Dewey Robinson ...
Truck Driver (uncredited)
Shimen Ruskin ...
Joe - Waiter Captain in Florida (uncredited)
Hector V. Sarno ...
Friendly Neighbor (uncredited)
Jeffrey Sayre ...
Florida Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Scaduto ...
Spanish Joe - a Mug (uncredited)
Harry Shannon ...
Florida Doctor (uncredited)
Walter Soderling ...
Doctor at Mindy's (uncredited)
Sammy Stein ...
Mug at Mindy's (uncredited)
Mary Stuart ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Ann Summers ...
Cashier (uncredited)
Julius Tannen ...
Judge Bamberger (uncredited)
Jim Toney ...
Truck Driver (uncredited)
Juan Varro ...
Lou Adolia (uncredited)
Arnold Virt ...
Mug at Mindy's (uncredited)
Russell Wade ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Sally Wadworth ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Julie Warren ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Harry Wilson ...
Fethington (uncredited)
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Florida Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Lou Wood ...
Lou - Police Officer at Holland Tunnel (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Damon Runyon ... producer

Music by 

Roy Webb

Cinematography by 

Russell Metty ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

William Hamilton

Art Direction by 

Albert S. D'Agostino
Alfred Herman ... (as Al Herman)

Set Decoration by 

Claude E. Carpenter ... (as Claude Carpenter) (set decorations)
Darrell Silvera ... (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

ReniƩ ... (gowns)

Makeup Department 

Mel Berns ... makeup director
Perc Westmore ... makeup artist: Miss Ball (as Westmore)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Clem Beauchamp ... assistant director
Robert Aldrich ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Richard Van Hessen ... recordist

Special Effects by 

Vernon L. Walker ... special effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

Harry Perry ... background photographer: New York City and Miami (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Freddy Wittop ... special dance costume: Miss Ball

Music Department 

C. Bakaleinikoff ... musical director

Other crew 

Chester Hale ... dance director
Crew verified as complete

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