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The Snake Pit (1948) Poster

(1948)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Anatole Litvak

Writing Credits  

Frank Partos ... (screen play) and
Millen Brand ... (screen play)
 
Mary Jane Ward ... (based on the novel by)
 
Arthur Laurents ... (contributor to screenplay construction) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Mark Stevens ...
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Dr. Mark Kik
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Grace
Glenn Langan ...
Dr. Terry
Helen Craig ...
Nurse Davis
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Gordon
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Mrs. Greer
Lee Patrick ...
Asylum Inmate
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Dr. Curtis
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Mrs. Stuart
Ruth Donnelly ...
Ruth
Katherine Locke ...
Margaret
Frank Conroy ...
Dr. Jonathan Gifford
Minna Gombell ...
Miss Hart
June Storey ...
Miss Bixby
Lora Lee Michel ...
Virginia - Age 6
Damian O'Flynn ...
Mr. Stuart
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Valerie
Esther Somers ...
Nurse Vance
Jacqueline deWit ...
Celia Sommerville
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Hester
Lela Bliss ...
Miss Greene
Queenie Smith ...
Lola
Virginia Brissac ...
Miss Seiffert
Grayce Hampton ...
Inmate Countess
Dorothy Neumann ...
Champion - Miss Neumann
Jan Clayton ...
Singing Inmate
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Victoria Albright ...
Virginia - Age 2 (uncredited)
Jean Andren ...
Nurse (uncredited)
Sylvia Andrew ...
Patient (uncredited)
Phil Arnold ...
Bald Man (uncredited)
Polly Bailey ...
Patient (uncredited)
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Lola's Husband (uncredited)
Vangie Beilby ...
Patient (uncredited)
George Beranger ...
Bit Role (uncredited)
Marie Blake ...
Patient Awaiting Staff (uncredited)
Margaret Brayton ...
Staff Room Nurse (uncredited)
Bobby Burns ...
Inmate at Dance Social (uncredited)
Cliff Clark ...
Shooting Gallery Proprietor (uncredited)
Angela Clarke ...
Greek Patient (uncredited)
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Nurse (uncredited)
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Attendant (uncredited)
James Conaty ...
Opera Attendant (uncredited)
Harold Cornsweet ...
Bit Role (uncredited)
Ashley Cowan ...
Tommy (uncredited)
Irene Dehn ...
Nurse (uncredited)
Janna DeLoos ...
Stenographer Nurse (uncredited)
Forrest Dickson ...
Counterwoman (uncredited)
Bill Duray ...
Bit Role (uncredited)
Marjorie Eaton ...
Patient (uncredited)
Mary Emery ...
Patient (uncredited)
Ben Erway ...
Doctor (uncredited)
Mabel Forrest ...
Patient (uncredited)
Joel Friedkin ...
Doctor (uncredited)
Geraldine Garrick ...
Patient (uncredited)
Nina Gilbert ...
Patient (uncredited)
Donna Hamilton ...
Patient (uncredited)
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Patient (uncredited)
Edna Holland ...
Elderly Nurse (uncredited)
Jimmie Horan ...
Inmate at Dance Social (uncredited)
Victoria Horne ...
Ward 33 Inmate (uncredited)
Bee Humphries ...
Emma (uncredited)
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Ward 33 Inmate (uncredited)
Larry Johns ...
Minister (uncredited)
Tiny Jones ...
Inmate (uncredited)
Geraldine Jordan ...
Patient (uncredited)
Leo Kaye ...
Hospital Attendant (uncredited)
Doris Kemper ...
Patient (uncredited)
Kate Drain Lawson ...
Cafe Cashier (uncredited)
Babe London ...
Attendant (uncredited)
Louise Lorimer ...
Nurse (uncredited)
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Inmate Gertrude (uncredited)
Ellen Lowe ...
Patient (uncredited)
George Lynn ...
Doctor (uncredited)
Therese Lyon ...
Patient (uncredited)
Patricia Marlowe ...
Practical Nurse (uncredited)
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Tommy's Mother (uncredited)
Marion Marshall ...
Young Girl (uncredited)
Mira McKinney ...
Patient (uncredited)
Doro Merande ...
Inmate, First Lady of the Land (uncredited)
Jerry Miley ...
Bit Role (uncredited)
Belle Mitchell ...
Inmate (uncredited)
Eula Morgan ...
Attendant (uncredited)
Harry Hays Morgan ...
Doctor (uncredited)
Frances Morris ...
Patient (uncredited)
Mary Newton ...
Patient (uncredited)
Anne O'Neal ...
Miss Primm - Hospital Dining Room Waitress (uncredited)
Inez Palange ...
Italian Patient (uncredited)
Barbara Pepper ...
Patient (uncredited)
Wanda Perry ...
Nurse (uncredited)
Rose Plumer ...
Inmate (uncredited)
Grace Poggi ...
Asylum Inmate (uncredited)
Louise Robinson ...
Husky Nurse (uncredited)
Carol Savage ...
Maxine (uncredited)
Syd Saylor ...
Inmate Wearing Visor at Dance (uncredited)
Helen Servis ...
Inmate Miss Servis (uncredited)
Lester Sharpe ...
Dr. Sommer (uncredited)
Tamara Shayne ...
Ward 33 Inmate (uncredited)
Sally Shepherd ...
Nurse (uncredited)
Ann Staunton ...
Nurse (uncredited)
Mary Tarcai ...
Nurse Jenkins (uncredited)
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Doctor (uncredited)
Laura Treadwell ...
Mother (uncredited)
Mary Treen ...
Nurse Jones (uncredited)
Minerva Urecal ...
Ward 33 Inmate (uncredited)
Dorothy Vaughan ...
Bossy Ward 12 Inmate (uncredited)
Basil Walker ...
Bit Role (uncredited)
Ruth Warren ...
Patient (uncredited)
Claire Whitney ...
Inmate (uncredited)
Robert Williams ...
Orderly - Dance Social Emcee (uncredited)
Isabel Withers ...
Nurse Johnson (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Robert Bassler ... producer
Anatole Litvak ... producer
Darryl F. Zanuck ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Alfred Newman

Cinematography by 

Leo Tover ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Dorothy Spencer ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Lyle R. Wheeler ... (as Lyle Wheeler) (art direction)
Joseph C. Wright ... (art direction)

Set Decoration by 

Ernest Lansing ... (set decorations)
Thomas Little

Costume Design by 

Bonnie Cashin ... (costumes designed by)

Makeup Department 

Ben Nye ... makeup artist
Esperanza Corona ... hair stylist (uncredited)
Ernie Parks ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Raymond A. Klune ... production manager (uncredited)
Ben Silvey ... production manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

David Silver ... assistant director (uncredited)
Henry Weinberger ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Harry M. Leonard ... sound
Arthur von Kirbach ... sound (as Arthur L. Kirbach)
Thomas T. Moulton ... sound director (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Fred Sersen ... special photographic effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

Henry Gerzen ... grip (uncredited)
Roger Shearman ... camera operator (uncredited)
Anthony Ugrin ... still photographer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Charles Le Maire ... wardrobe direction
Sam Benson ... wardrobe (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Lyman Hallowell ... apprentice editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Edward B. Powell ... orchestral arrangements (as Edward Powell)
Alfred Newman ... musical director (uncredited)

Other crew 

Darryl F. Zanuck ... presents
Carl A. Binger ... psychiatric technical advisor (uncredited)
Jerry Bryan ... script supervisor (uncredited)
Alma Margaret Comer ... psychiatric technical advisor (uncredited)
M. Ralph Kaufman ... psychiatric technical advisor (uncredited)
John N. Rosen ... psychiatric technical advisor (uncredited)
Ernst Simmel ... psychiatric technical advisor (uncredited)
Norman Stuart ... dialogue director (uncredited)
Sidney Loseff Tamarin ... psychiatric technical advisor (uncredited)
Mary Jane Ward ... technical advisor (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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