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Follow the Boys (1944) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

A. Edward Sutherland ... (as Eddie Sutherland)
John Rawlins ... (uncredited)

Writing Credits  

Lou Breslow ... (original screen play) and
Gertrude Purcell ... (original screen play)
 
Joe Schoenfeld ... (epilogue "Soldiers in Greasepaint")
 
Dorothy B. Hughes ... (script) (Delta Rhythm Boys sequence) (uncredited)
Marjorie Bowles ... (contributing writer) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Vera Zorina ...
Gloria Vance
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Orson Welles' Mercury Wonder Show ...
Mercury Wonder Show
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Dinah Shore
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Donald O'Connor
Peggy Ryan ...
Peggy Ryan
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Artur Rubinstein ...
Artur Rubinstein
Carmen Amaya and Her Company ...
Performers
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Delta Rhythm Boys ...
Delta Rhythm Boys
Leonard Gautier's Bricklayers ...
The Bricklayers
Ted Lewis and His Orchestra ...
Ted Lewis Orchestra (as Ted Lewis and his Band)
Freddie Slack and His Orchestra ...
Freddie Slack Orchestra (as Freddie Slack and his Orchestra)
Charlie Spivak and his Orchestra ...
Charley Spivak Orchestra
Louis Jordan and his Orchestra ...
Louis Jordan Orchestra
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Nick West
Grace McDonald ...
Kitty West
Charles Butterworth ...
Louie Fairweather
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Walter Bruce
Elizabeth Patterson ...
Annie
Theodore von Eltz ...
William Barrett (as Theodore Von Eltz)
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Dr. Henderson
Ramsay Ames ...
Laura
Martha O'Driscoll ...
Martha O'Driscoll
Max 'Slapsie Maxie' Rosenbloom ...
Slapsy Maxie (as Maxie Rosenbloom)
Spooks the Dog ...
Junior (as Spooks)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Carmen Amaya ...
Carmen Amaya
Laverne Andrews ...
Maxene Andrews ...
Patty Andrews ...
Patty
Louis Jordan ...
Louis Jordan
Ted Lewis ...
Bandleader
Freddie Slack ...
Freddie Slack
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Himself - Leader of His Wonder Show
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Walter Abel (uncredited)
Louise Allbritton ...
Louise Allbritton (uncredited)
Joel Allen ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Stanley Andrews ...
Australian Officer (uncredited)
Evelyn Ankers ...
Evelyn Ankers (uncredited)
Martin Ashe ...
Man in Office (uncredited)
Robert Ashley ...
Jitterbug Dancer (uncredited)
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Soldier - W.C. Fields Routine (uncredited)
Rosemary Battle ...
Magic Maid (uncredited)
Louise Beavers ...
Louise Beavers (uncredited)
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Noah Beery Jr. (uncredited)
Genevieve Bell ...
Mother in Montage (uncredited)
Hal Bell ...
Sailor (uncredited)
William 'Billy' Benedict ...
Joe (uncredited)
Lee Bennett ...
Acrobat (uncredited)
Turhan Bey ...
Turhan Bey (uncredited)
Carlyle Blackwell Jr. ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Doris Bren ...
Magic Maid (uncredited)
Linda Brent ...
Magic Maid (uncredited)
Nancy Brinckman ...
Phone Operator (uncredited)
Steve Brodie ...
Australian Pilot (uncredited)
Charles D. Brown ...
Col. Starret (uncredited)
Ed Brown ...
Soldier (uncredited)
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Nigel Bruce (uncredited)
Jimmy Carpenter ...
Soldier (uncredited)
John L. Cason ...
Soldier Listening to Radio (uncredited)
Agustín Castellón Sabicas ...
Agustin Castellón Sabicas (uncredited)
Lane Chandler ...
Ship Officer (uncredited)
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Lon Chaney Jr. (uncredited)
George Chirello ...
Welles' Assistant (uncredited)
Wallis Clark ...
HVC Committee Man (uncredited)
Peter Coe ...
Peter Coe (uncredited)
Lois Collier ...
Lois Collier (uncredited)
Alan Cook ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Clyde Cook ...
Stooge (uncredited)
Eleanor Counts ...
Magic Maid (uncredited)
Richard Crane ...
Marine Officer (uncredited)
Alan Curtis ...
Alan Curtis (uncredited)
Roy Darmour ...
Eddie (uncredited)
Leslie Denison ...
Reporter (uncredited)
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Andy Devine (uncredited)
John Duane ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Ralph Dunn ...
Loomis (uncredited)
Bill Dyer ...
Messenger Boy (uncredited)
George Eldredge ...
Submarine Officer (uncredited)
John Estes ...
Hospital Patient (uncredited)
Majorie Fectean ...
Magic Maid (uncredited)
William Forrest ...
Col. Edward Dobbs (uncredited)
Susanna Foster ...
Susanna Foster (uncredited)
Clair Freeman ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Ralph Gardner ...
Patient in Leg Cast (uncredited)
Leonard Gautier ...
Performer (uncredited)
Janice Gay ...
Magic Maid (uncredited)
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Thomas Gomez (uncredited)
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Lt. Reynolds (uncredited)
Thurston Hall ...
Man (uncredited)
Tom Hanlon ...
Announcer (uncredited)
Kay Harding ...
Woman in Montage (uncredited)
Carey Harrison ...
Colonel (uncredited)
Bill Healy ...
Ship Officer (uncredited)
Howard C. Hickman ...
Dr. Wood (uncredited)
Samuel S. Hinds ...
Officer (uncredited)
Leyland Hodgson ...
Australian Reporter (uncredited)
Charles Anthony Hughes ...
Man (uncredited)
Gloria Jean ...
Gloria Jean (uncredited)
Frank Jenks ...
Chick Doyle (uncredited)
Charles King ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Michael Kirk ...
Man (uncredited)
Elyse Knox ...
Elyse Knox (uncredited)
Eddie Kover ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Don Kramer ...
Soldier (uncredited)
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Ms. Hartford - Secretary (uncredited)
Frank LaRue ...
Postman (uncredited)
Perc Launders ...
Studio Cop (uncredited)
Odessa Lauren ...
Phone Operator (uncredited)
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Bull Fiddler (uncredited)
Lolita Leighter ...
Magic Maid (uncredited)
Doris Lloyd ...
Nurse (uncredited)
Anthony Marsh ...
Military Officer (uncredited)
Philo McCullough ...
Officer (uncredited)
Don McGill ...
Man (uncredited)
William Meader ...
Soldier (uncredited)
John Meredith ...
Blind Soldier in MacDonald Act (uncredited)
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Maria Montez (uncredited)
Dennis Moore ...
HVC Officer (uncredited)
Edmund Mortimer ...
Theatregoer (uncredited)
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Singer (uncredited)
Dick Nelson ...
Sergeant (uncredited)
Nickolai ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Marie Osborne ...
Nurse (uncredited)
Robert Paige ...
Robert Paige (uncredited)
Franklin Parker ...
Man in Office (uncredited)
Grandon Rhodes ...
George Grayson (uncredited)
Addison Richards ...
MacDermott (uncredited)
George Riley ...
Jimmy (uncredited)
Cyril Ring ...
Laughtonpher (uncredited)
Alex Romero ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Mary Rowland ...
Magic Maid (uncredited)
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Randolph Scott (uncredited)
Janet Shaw ...
Phone Operator (uncredited)
Mel Shubert ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Jane Smith ...
Magic Maid (uncredited)
Lennie Smith ...
Jitterbug Dancer (uncredited)
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Gale Sondergaard (uncredited)
Charlie Spivak ...
Charlie Spivak (uncredited)
Edwin Stanley ...
Taylor (uncredited)
Nick Stewart ...
Lt. Reynolds (uncredited)
Walter Tetley ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Bernard Thomas ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Luis Torres ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Carl Vernell ...
Terry Dennis (uncredited)
Emmett Vogan ...
Harkness (uncredited)
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Captain (uncredited)
Billy Wayne ...
Terry Fife (uncredited)
Steve Wayne ...
Soldier (uncredited)
Jack Wegman ...
Mayor (uncredited)
Jack Whitley ...
Man (uncredited)
John Whitney ...
Soldier (uncredited)
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Capt. Williams (uncredited)
Jan Wiley ...
Phone Operator (uncredited)
Bill Wolfe ...
Zoot Suit Man (uncredited)
Duke York ...
Military Policeman (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Charles K. Feldman ... producer
Al Rockett ... associate producer (as Albert L. Rockett)

Music by 

Leigh Harline ... (uncredited)
Frank Skinner ... (uncredited)
Oliver Wallace ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

David Abel ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Fred R. Feitshans Jr. ... film editor

Art Direction by 

John B. Goodman
Harold H. MacArthur

Set Decoration by 

Russell A. Gausman ... (as R.A. Gausman) (set decorations)
Ira Webb ... (as Ira S. Webb) (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

Vera West ... (gowns)

Makeup Department 

Bert Duke ... makeup artist: additional scenes (uncredited)
Emmy Eckhardt ... hairdresser: additional scenes (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Howard Christie ... assistant director
Lou Breslow ... director: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
Fred Frank ... assistant director: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
William Holland ... assistant director (uncredited)
M. Inger ... assistant director: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
John Rawlins ... director: additional scenes (uncredited)
Eddie Regan ... assistant director: additional scenes (uncredited)
Will Sheldon ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

S. Bricker ... props: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
Dan Fish ... props (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Bernard B. Brown ... director of sound
Robert Pritchard ... sound technician
A. Anderson ... sound technician: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
Frank Artman ... boom operator (uncredited)
Charles Carroll ... sound technician: additional scenes (uncredited)
James Masterson ... recording operator: additional scenes (uncredited)
R. Parrish ... boom operator: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
John W. Rixey ... recording operator: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
William Schwartz ... recording operator (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Carl Lee ... special effects (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

John P. Fulton ... special photography

Camera and Electrical Department 

Fred Buckley ... grip: additional scenes (uncredited)
Wallace Chewning ... camera operator (uncredited)
Charles Cowie ... grip (uncredited)
E. Esterbrook ... still photographer (uncredited)
Arthur Gerstle ... assistant camera: additional scenes (uncredited)
Maury Gertsman ... camera operator: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
Frank Heisler ... assistant camera: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
Hal Mohr ... director of photography: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)
M. Nathan ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Ross Savon ... gaffer (uncredited)
Harold I. Smith ... camera operator: additional scenes (uncredited)
Charles Van Enger ... director of photography: additional photography (uncredited)
Walter Woodworth ... grip: Delta Rhythm Boys sequence (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Howard Greer ... gowns: Miss Zorina
Bert Heinsickson ... wardrobe: additional scenes (uncredited)

Music Department 

Leigh Harline ... musical director

Other crew 

George Hale ... musical numbers devised and staged by
George Balanchine ... dance director (uncredited)
Lackritz ... jewelry: Miss Zorina (uncredited)
Henry C. Rogers ... publicist (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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