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King of the Rocket Men (1949) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Fred C. Brannon

Writing Credits  

Royal K. Cole ... (written by) (as Royal Cole) and
William Lively ... (written by) and
Sol Shor ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Tristram Coffin ...
...
Don Haggerty ...
Tony Dirken
House Peters Jr. ...
Burt Winslow
James Craven ...
Prof. Millard [Chs. 1-7, 10]
...
Prof. Bryant
Douglas Evans ...
Chairman [Ch. 12]
Ted Adams ...
Martin Conway [Chs. 1-4]
Stanley Price ...
Gunther Von Strum
Dale Van Sickel ...
Henchman Martin [Ch.1] / Prof. Drake [Ch. 1] / Henchman Gates [Chs. 6-7, 9-11]
Tom Steele ...
Henchman Knox [Chs. 1, 3-4, 7] / Taxi Driver [Chs. 10-11]
David Sharpe ...
Henchman Blears / Cliff / Stark
Eddie Parker ...
Rowan [Ch. 3]
Michael Ferro ...
Henchman Turk [Ch. 8]
Frank O'Connor ...
Warehouse Guard [Chs. 1, 10]
Buddy Roosevelt ...
Henchman Phillips [Chs. 9-10]
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marshall Bradford ...
Professor Graftner (uncredited)
Arvon Dale ...
Chairman's Aide [Ch. 12] (uncredited)
Art Gilmore ...
Newscaster [Ch. 5] (voice) (uncredited)
Bert LeBaron ...
Henchman Morgan [Chs. 8-9] (uncredited)
Carey Loftin ...
Henchman Sparks [Ch. 2] (uncredited)
Jack O'Shea ...
Walter- Eastern Electronics' Clerk [Ch. 6] (uncredited)
Bud Wolfe ...
Clay- Motorcycle Rider [Ch. 9] (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Franklin Adreon ... associate producer

Music by 

Stanley Wilson
Joseph Dubin ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Ellis W. Carter

Film Editing by 

Cliff Bell Sr. ... (as Cliff Bell)
Sam Starr

Art Direction by 

Fred A. Ritter ... (as Fred Ritter)

Set Decoration by 

John McCarthy Jr.
James Redd

Makeup Department 

Bob Mark ... makeup supervisor

Production Management 

Roy Wade ... unit manager

Sound Department 

Earl Crain Sr. ... sound

Special Effects by 

Howard Lydecker ... special effects
Theodore Lydecker ... special effects

Stunts 

Bert LeBaron ... stunts (uncredited)
Carey Loftin ... stunt double: House Peters, Jr. [Chs. 5-6] (uncredited)
Eddie Parker ... stunts (uncredited)
David Sharpe ... stunt double: Tristram Coffin in Rocket Man suit/Don Haggerty [Ch. 6]/I. Stanford Jolley [Ch. 12] (uncredited)
Tom Steele ... stunt double: Tristram Coffin & House Peters, Jr. [Chs. 2, 8] (uncredited)
Dale Van Sickel ... stunt double: Don Haggerty (uncredited)
Bud Wolfe ... stunts (uncredited)

Music Department 

Joseph Dubin ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Mort Glickman ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Ernest Gold ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Heinz Roemheld ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Walter Scharf ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Nathan Scott ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Marlin Skiles ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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