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Duel in the Sun (1946) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

King Vidor
Otto Brower ... (uncredited)
William Dieterle ... (uncredited)
Sidney Franklin ... (uncredited)
William Cameron Menzies ... (uncredited)
David O. Selznick ... (uncredited)
Josef von Sternberg ... (uncredited)

Writing Credits  

David O. Selznick ... (screenplay)
 
Niven Busch ... (suggested by a novel by)
 
Oliver H.P. Garrett ... (adaptation)
 
Ben Hecht ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Jesse McCanles
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Sen. Jackson McCanles
Herbert Marshall ...
Scott Chavez
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The Sinkiller
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Sam Pierce
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Lem Smoot
Joan Tetzel ...
Helen Langford
Tilly Losch ...
Mrs. Chavez
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Vashti
Scott McKay ...
Sid
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Mr. Langford
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The Lover
Charles Dingle ...
Sheriff Hardy
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Griff Barnett ...
The Bordertown Jailer (uncredited)
Hank Bell ...
McCanles Ranch Hand (uncredited)
Johnny Bond ...
Cowhand at Barbecue (uncredited)
Lane Chandler ...
Fence-Line Cavalry Captain (uncredited)
Tex Cooper ...
Square Dancer (uncredited)
Frank Cordell ...
Sid (uncredited)
Dice ...
Dice / Horse (uncredited)
Tom Dillon ...
Train Engineer (uncredited)
Steve Dunhill ...
Jake (uncredited)
Si Jenks ...
Dance-Floor Cowboy (uncredited)
Jack Kenny ...
Barfly (uncredited)
Victor Kilian ...
Gambler (uncredited)
Ann Kunde ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
Kermit Maynard ...
Barfly (uncredited)
Francis McDonald ...
Gambler (uncredited)
Robert McKenzie ...
Bartender Zeke (uncredited)
Lee Phelps ...
Train Fireman (uncredited)
Rose Plumer ...
Dancer (uncredited)
Bert Roach ...
Barbecue Guest (uncredited)
Lloyd Shaw ...
Barbecue Dance Caller (uncredited)
Al Taylor ...
Cowboy at Barbecue (uncredited)
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Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
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Ed, the Wrangler (uncredited)
Guy Wilkerson ...
Dance-Floor Cowboy (uncredited)
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Dance- Floor Cowboy (uncredited)
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Produced by 

David O. Selznick ... producer

Music by 

Dimitri Tiomkin

Cinematography by 

Lee Garmes ... director of photography
Ray Rennahan ... director of photography
Harold Rosson ... director of photography (as Hal Rosson)

Casting By 

Ruth Burch ... (uncredited)

Production Design by 

J. McMillan Johnson

Art Direction by 

James Basevi

Costume Design by 

Walter Plunkett

Makeup Department 

Margaret Martin ... hair stylist (uncredited)
Gale McGarry ... hair stylist (uncredited)
Norbert A. Myles ... makeup artist (uncredited)
Robert Stephanoff ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Fred Ahern ... assistant production manager (uncredited)
Glenn Cook ... unit manager (uncredited)
Charles L. Glett ... general manager (uncredited)
Richard Johnston ... production manager (uncredited)
William McGarry ... unit manager (uncredited)
Argyle Nelson ... production manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Otto Brower ... second unit director
B. Reeves Eason ... second unit director (as Reaves Eason)
Lowell J. Farrell ... assistant director
Bert Chervin ... second assistant director (uncredited)
Harvey Dwight ... assistant director (uncredited)
Arthur Fellows ... second assistant director (uncredited)
Chester M. Franklin ... second unit director (uncredited)
William Cameron Menzies ... second unit director (uncredited)

Art Department 

John Ewing ... associate art director
Emile Kuri ... interior decorator
John Brent ... property master (uncredited)
Arden Cripe ... assistant property master (uncredited)
Harold Fenton ... construction superintendent (uncredited)
Roy McLaughlin ... greensman (uncredited)
Josef von Sternberg ... visual consultant (uncredited)
Fred Widdowson ... property master (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Richard DeWeese ... recordist (as Richard De Weese)
James G. Stewart ... sound director
Charles L. Freeman ... sound effects editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Clarence Slifer ... special effects
Charles L. Freeman ... special effects (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Spencer Bagdatopolis ... matte painter (uncredited)
Jack Cosgrove ... special photographic effects (uncredited)
Harold Grigg ... visual effects camera operator (uncredited)
Robert Hansard ... chief effects projectionist (uncredited)
Hans Ledeboer ... matte painter (uncredited)
Owen Marsh ... visual effects assistant cameraman (uncredited)
Jack Shaw ... matte painter (uncredited)
Clarence Slifer ... visual effects cinematographer (uncredited)

Stunts 

Richard Farnsworth ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Charles P. Boyle ... additional photography
Raymond Bahns ... key grip (uncredited)
Allen M. Davey ... additional cinematographer (uncredited)
Eddie Fitzgerald ... camera operator (uncredited)
Madison S. Lacy ... still photographer (uncredited)
Owen Marsh ... assistant camera: visual effects (uncredited)
Edward Petzoldt ... chief electrician (uncredited)
Homer Plannette ... gaffer (uncredited)
Morris Rosen ... key grip (uncredited)
Cliff Shirpser ... assistant camera: Technicolor (uncredited)
Al St. Hilaire ... still photographer (uncredited)
Harry Webb ... camera operator (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Harry Apperson ... master drapes (uncredited)
Frank Beetson Jr. ... wardrobe superintendent (uncredited)
Elmer Ellsworth ... wardrobe superintendent (uncredited)
Eugene Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)
Ann Peck ... wardrobe superintendent (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

John Faure ... associate film editor
Hal C. Kern ... supervising film editor
William H. Ziegler ... associate film editor (as Wm. Ziegler)
Noel Coppleman ... assistant editor (uncredited)
Wayland M. Hendry ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Dimitri Tiomkin ... conductor
Lucien Cailliet ... orchestrator (uncredited)
George C. Emick ... music editor (uncredited)
Herschel Burke Gilbert ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Audrey Granville ... music coordinator (uncredited)
Jester Hairston ... choral director (uncredited)
Paul Marquardt ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Joseph Nussbaum ... orchestrator (uncredited)
George Parrish ... orchestrator (uncredited)
David Tamkin ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Natalie Kalmus ... color director
Tilly Losch ... solo dances creator
Morgan Padelford ... associate color director
Lydia Schiller ... scenario assistant
David O. Selznick ... presenter: his production in Technicolor of
Lloyd Shaw ... group dances
Fred Andrews ... technical advisor: guns and gunplay (uncredited)
Adele Cannon ... script clerk (uncredited)
Charles Ellison ... technical advisor: barbeque scene (uncredited)
Joel Freeman ... production clerk (uncredited)
Ann Harris ... researcher (uncredited)
J.T. Harris ... technical advisor: ranch life details (uncredited)
Walter Haven ... technical advisor: railroad construction (uncredited)
Philip Kieffer ... technical advisor: cavalry charge (uncredited)
Paul MacNamara ... publicity director (uncredited)
Ralph McCutcheon ... horse trainer (uncredited) / technical advisor: ranch life details (uncredited)
Donna M. Norridge ... script clerk (uncredited)
Agnes Pottage ... script clerk (uncredited)
Carl Preed ... technical advisor: barroom scenes (uncredited)
Lloyd Shaw ... technical advisor: 19th-century dances (uncredited)
Dan White ... technical advisor: Texas dialect (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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