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The Hard Way (1943) Poster

(1943)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Vincent Sherman

Writing Credits  

Daniel Fuchs ... (screenplay) &
Peter Viertel ... (screenplay)
 
Jerry Wald ... (story) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

...
Mrs. Helen Chernen
Dennis Morgan ...
Paul Collins
...
Katherine 'Katie' Blaine
...
Albert Runkel
...
Lily Emery
Faye Emerson ...
Ice Cream Parlor Waitress
Paul Cavanagh ...
John 'Jack' Shagrue
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Murray Alper ...
Joe Duglatz (uncredited)
Jean Ames ...
Pudgy Girl (uncredited)
Brooks Benedict ...
Guest at Embassy Club Bar (uncredited)
Julie Bishop ...
Chorine (uncredited)
Monte Blue ...
Man in Audience (uncredited)
Roman Bohnen ...
Sam Chernen (uncredited)
Virginia Brissac ...
The Dress Saleswoman (uncredited)
Jimmy Butler ...
Boy (uncredited)
Eddy Chandler ...
Police Officer on Dock (uncredited)
C. Harry Clark ...
Working Man at Theatre (uncredited)
Eddie Craven ...
Call Boy in Montage (uncredited)
Billy Curtis ...
Vaudeville Midget (uncredited)
Mary Curtis ...
Vaudeville Midget (uncredited)
Edgar Dearing ...
Policeman at Hospital (uncredited)
Peggy Diggins ...
Tipsy Girl at Party (uncredited)
...
Dorshka (uncredited)
Beth Drake ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Charles Drake ...
Trailer Narrator (uncredited)
Roland Drew ...
Roland (uncredited)
Bill Edwards ...
Interne at Hospital (uncredited)
William Forrest ...
Actor as 'Uncle Edward Elliott' in 'Morning Melody' (uncredited)
Dick French ...
Playboy (uncredited)
Sam Garrett ...
Cowboy (uncredited)
Jody Gilbert ...
Anderson - Masseuse (uncredited)
Ben Hall ...
Ice Cream Parlor Counterman (uncredited)
Marian Hall ...
Anna (uncredited)
Thurston Hall ...
Harry - Motion Picture Executive (uncredited)
Eddie Hart ...
Electrician at Vaudeville Show (uncredited)
Lew Harvey ...
Working Man at Theatre (uncredited)
...
Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
Jean Inness ...
Flora Ames (uncredited)
Charles Judels ...
Mr. Flores (uncredited)
Eddie Kane ...
Oscar Evans (uncredited)
Stacy Keach Sr. ...
First Theatrical Agent in Montage (uncredited)
Bill Kennedy ...
Radio Announcer (uncredited)
Jack Kennedy ...
Second Theatrical Agent in Montage (uncredited)
Jack Kenney ...
Theatrical Agent (uncredited)
Merrillee Lannon ...
Western Union Clerk (uncredited)
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Serious Young Man (uncredited)
Vera Lewis ...
Actress as 'Aunt Vera Elliott' in 'Morning Melody' (uncredited)
Lou Lubin ...
Frenchy (uncredited)
Wilbur Mack ...
Stage Manager (uncredited)
Hank Mann ...
Backstage Janitor (uncredited)
Leona Maricle ...
Laura Britton (uncredited)
Thomas Martin ...
Bill - Bartender (uncredited)
Frank Mayo ...
Railroad Ticket Taker (uncredited)
Lon McCallister ...
Bud - Call Boy in Montage (uncredited)
Edward McWade ...
Stage Doorman (uncredited)
James Metcalf ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Harold Miller ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
Ray Montgomery ...
Johnny Gilpin (uncredited)
Sue Moore ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Bert Moorhouse ...
Guest at Party (uncredited)
Dolores Moran ...
Young Blonde (uncredited)
Frances Morris ...
Telephone Operator (uncredited)
Georgie Nokes ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Nestor Paiva ...
Max Wade (uncredited)
Paul Panzer ...
Miner (uncredited)
Emory Parnell ...
Mac - Policeman at Hospital (uncredited)
Georges Renavent ...
Embassy Club Headwaiter (uncredited)
Cyril Ring ...
Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Jeffrey Sayre ...
Chorus Boy (uncredited)
Wallace Scott ...
Bum on Dock (uncredited)
Harry Semels ...
Passerby (uncredited)
Juanita Stark ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
Bert Stevens ...
Theatrical Agent / Sidewalk Extra / Nightclub Extra (uncredited)
Tom Stevenson ...
Long-Haired Man at Party (uncredited)
Libby Taylor ...
Essie, Helen's Maid (uncredited)
Philip Van Zandt ...
Eddie, Stage Manager (uncredited)
Leo White ...
Graduation Photographer (uncredited)
Dave Willock ...
Tommy - Bellhop (uncredited)
Jack Wise ...
Actor Leaving Theatre (uncredited)
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Maria (uncredited)
Victor Zimmerman ...
Electrician at Vaudeville Show (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Jerry Wald ... producer
Jack L. Warner ... executive producer

Music by 

Heinz Roemheld ... (as H. Roemheld)

Cinematography by 

James Wong Howe

Film Editing by 

Thomas Pratt

Art Direction by 

Max Parker

Set Decoration by 

Walter F. Tilford

Costume Design by 

Orry-Kelly ... (gowns)

Makeup Department 

Perc Westmore ... makeup artist

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Elmer Decker ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Stanley Jones ... sound

Special Effects by 

Willard Van Enger ... special effects

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Eugene Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Don Siegel ... montage

Music Department 

Leo F. Forbstein ... musical director
Ray Heindorf ... orchestral arrangements
M.K. Jerome ... composer: songs
Jack Scholl ... lyricist: songs
Hugo Friedhofer ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

LeRoy Prinz ... dance director (as Leroy Prinz) / stager: dance numbers (as Leroy Prinz)
Jack L. Warner ... presenter
Harold Winston ... dialogue director
Crew verified as complete

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