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The Major and the Minor (1942) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Billy Wilder

Writing Credits  

Charles Brackett ... (written by) and
Billy Wilder ... (written by)
 
Edward Childs Carpenter ... (suggested by a play by)
 
Fanny Kilbourne ... (from a story by) (as Fannie Kilbourne)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Major Kirby
Rita Johnson ...
Pamela Hill
Robert Benchley ...
Mr. Osborne
...
Lucy Hill
Edward Fielding ...
Colonel Hill
Frankie Thomas ...
Cadet Osborne
Raymond Roe ...
Cadet Wigton
Charles Smith ...
Cadet Korner
Larry Nunn ...
Cadet Babcock
Billy Dawson ...
Cadet Miller
Lela E. Rogers ...
Mrs. Applegate (as Lela Rogers)
...
Reverend Doyle
Boyd Irwin ...
Major Griscom
Byron Shores ...
Capttain Durand
Richard Fiske ...
Will Duffy
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Mrs. Osborne
Gretl Dupont ...
Mrs. Shackleford
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
George Anderson ...
Train Passenger with Esquire Magazine (uncredited)
Stanley Andrews ...
Conductor #1 (uncredited)
Vangie Beilby ...
Woman in Train Station (uncredited)
Marie Blake ...
Bertha (uncredited)
John Bogden ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Carl R. Botefuhr ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Ralph Brooks ...
Train Passenger (uncredited)
Dick Chandlee ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Bill Clauson ...
Cadet (uncredited)
...
Cadet Ball Guest (uncredited)
James Conaty ...
Officer (uncredited)
Stanley Desmond ...
Cadet Shumaker (uncredited)
Tom Dugan ...
Con Man in Railraod Station (uncredited)
Jay Eaton ...
Man Coming Out of Elevator (uncredited)
Mary Field ...
Wilbur & Margie's Mother in Railroad Station (uncredited)
Bess Flowers ...
Guest at Cadet Ball (uncredited)
Ralph Gilliam ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Kenneth Grant ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Lynda Grey ...
Cadet Ball Guest (uncredited)
Bradley Hail ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Sam Harris ...
Cadet Ball Guest (uncredited)
Dell Henderson ...
Doorman (uncredited)
Carlotta Jelm ...
Margie - Little Girl in Railroad Station (uncredited)
Payne B. Johnson ...
Boy in Dancing Scene (uncredited)
Alice Keating ...
Nurse (uncredited)
Milton Kibbee ...
Station Agent (uncredited)
Stephen Kirchner ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Carl M. Leviness ...
Man in Apartment Hallway (uncredited)
Jack Lindquist ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Ken Lundy ...
Elevator Boy (uncredited)
David McKim ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Freddie Mercer ...
Wilbur - Little Boy in Railroad Station (uncredited)
Edmund Mortimer ...
Cadet Ball Guest (uncredited)
William Newell ...
Ticket Agent #2 (uncredited)
Buster Nichols ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Billy O'Kelly ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Emory Parnell ...
Conductor #2 (uncredited)
Edward Peil Sr. ...
Stationmaster (uncredited)
Jim Pilcher ...
Cadet (uncredited)
Billy Ray ...
Cadet Sommerville (uncredited)
Shirley Jean Rickert ...
College Girl (uncredited)
William Roy ...
Cadet Summerville (uncredited)
Archie Twitchell ...
Cadet Sergeant at Main Gate (uncredited)
Gloria Williams ...
Cadet Ball Guest (uncredited)
Don Wilmot ...
Cadet (uncredited)
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Ticket Agent #1 (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Arthur Hornblow Jr. ... producer

Music by 

Robert Emmett Dolan ... (music score)

Cinematography by 

Leo Tover ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Doane Harrison ... (edited by)

Art Direction by 

Roland Anderson
Hans Dreier

Costume Design by 

Edith Head ... (costumes)

Makeup Department 

Wally Westmore ... makeup artist

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Charles C. Coleman ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Don Johnson ... sound recordist
Harold Lewis ... sound recordist

Camera and Electrical Department 

Ernest Laszlo ... camera operator (uncredited)

Music Department 

Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Conrad Salinger ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Walter Scharf ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Andrea Setaro ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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