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The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel (1951) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Henry Hathaway

Writing Credits  

Nunnally Johnson ... (screenplay)
 
Desmond Young ... (biography) (as Brigadier Desmond Young M.C.)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Dr. Karl Strolin
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Gen. Fritz Bayerlein
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Capt. Hermann Aldinger
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Desmond Young ...
Himself, Lt. Col. Desmond Young
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Philip Ahlm ...
German Soldier & Chauffeur (uncredited)
John Alderson ...
German Sergeant / Hospital Staffer (uncredited)
Jack Baston ...
Gen. Alfred Jodl (uncredited)
Robert Bohannon ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Boyd Cabeen ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Roland Carpenter ...
German Officer (uncredited)
Mary Carroll ...
Rommel's Maid (uncredited)
Steve Carruthers ...
Signal Man (uncredited)
Paul Cavanagh ...
Pat Coleman ...
S.S. Man (uncredited)
Robert Coote ...
British Medical Officer (uncredited)
Eric Corrie ...
Commando (uncredited)
Ashley Cowan ...
New Zealand Soldier (uncredited)
Lawrence Cregar ...
German Guard (uncredited)
Fred Dale ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Roy Damron ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Charles Davis ...
Signal Man (uncredited)
Don De Leo ...
Maj. Gen. Ernst Maisel (uncredited)
Jack Deery ...
British Medic (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Richard Elmore ...
Rommel's Driver in Africa (uncredited)
John Epper ...
British Medical Officer (uncredited)
Charles Evans ...
Gen. Schultz (uncredited)
Ray Flynn ...
German Major (uncredited)
Scott Forbes ...
Commando Colonel (uncredited)
Peter Forster ...
Commando (uncredited)
John Goldsworthy ...
Lumsden Hare ...
Doctor (uncredited)
Hal Hatfield ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Gordon Heaver ...
Commando (uncredited)
George Hoagland ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Stuart Holmes ...
German Staff Officer at Conference (uncredited)
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Robin Hughes ...
Medic (uncredited)
Harold J. Kennedy ...
S.S. Man (uncredited)
Gary Kettler ...
German Staff Officer (uncredited)
Guy Kingsford ...
Sergeant (uncredited)
Walter Kingsford ...
Vice-Adm. Friedrich Ruge (uncredited)
Bela Kovacs ...
S.S. Man (uncredited)
Paul Kruger ...
German Colonel & Driver (uncredited)
Perk Lazelle ...
German Officer (uncredited)
Charles Legneur ...
German Colonel (uncredited)
Freeman Lusk ...
German Surgeon (uncredited)
George Lynn ...
German Lieutenant (uncredited)
Sandee Marriott ...
German Lieutenant Colonel (uncredited)
Lester Matthews ...
British Officer (uncredited)
Sean McClory ...
Jock (uncredited)
Keith McConnell ...
British Agent (uncredited)
Hans Moebus ...
Surgeon (uncredited)
Lyle Moraine ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Clive Morgan ...
British Sub Lt. Commander (uncredited)
Jack Moyles ...
Winston Churchill (voice) (uncredited)
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Commando (uncredited)
Dan Nelson ...
German Sergeant (uncredited)
Louis Nicoletti ...
Italian General (uncredited)
Fred Nurney ...
German Colonel (uncredited)
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Commando Captain (uncredited)
Ray Page ...
German Officer (uncredited)
George S. Patton ...
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
John Pedrini ...
S.S. Man (uncredited)
Gil Perkins ...
German Soldier (uncredited)
John Peters ...
German Officer & Tank Commander (uncredited)
John Pickard ...
German Ski Trooper / Staff Aide (uncredited)
Albert Pollet ...
German Colonel (uncredited)
Hugh Prosser ...
Surgeon (uncredited)
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Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
William Reynolds ...
Manfred Rommel (uncredited)
Albin Robeling ...
Surgeon (uncredited)
Peter Seal ...
Major General (uncredited)
Sam Sebby ...
German Lieutenant (uncredited)
John Sheffield ...
German Lieutenant (uncredited)
Robert Simis ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Murray Steckler ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Todd Stenderup ...
German Staff Officer (uncredited)
Robert E. Strickland ...
German Officer (uncredited)
Hal Taggart ...
German Staff Officer (uncredited)
Hal Townsend ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Ivan Triesault ...
German Major (uncredited)
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German Officer (uncredited)
Philip Van Zandt ...
German S.S. Man at Hospital (uncredited)
Harry J. Vejar ...
German Major (uncredited)
John Vosper ...
Maj. Walker (uncredited)
Trevor Ward ...
Crane Whitley ...
S.S. Man (uncredited)
Patrick Whyte ...
British Agent (uncredited)
Mervin Williams ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Al Winters ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Victor Wood ...
British Medic (uncredited)
Wilson Wood ...
Sergeant Major (uncredited)
William Yetter Jr. ...
Photographer (uncredited)
Carleton Young ...
German Staff Officer (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Nunnally Johnson ... producer

Music by 

Daniele Amfitheatrof

Cinematography by 

Norbert Brodine ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

James B. Clark

Art Direction by 

Maurice Ransford
Lyle R. Wheeler ... (as Lyle Wheeler)

Set Decoration by 

Thomas Little ... (set decorations)
Stuart A. Reiss ... (as Stuart Reiss) (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

Edward Stevenson ... (costumes designed by)

Makeup Department 

Ben Nye ... makeup artist

Production Management 

R.L. Hough ... production manager (uncredited)
Abe Steinberg ... unit manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Gerd Oswald ... assistant director (uncredited)
Robert D. Webb ... second unit director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Eugene Grossman ... sound
Roger Heman Sr. ... sound (as Roger Heman)

Visual Effects by 

Ray Kellogg ... special photographic effects
Fred Sersen ... special photographic effects

Stunts 

Philip Ahlm ... stunts (uncredited)
Richard Elmore ... stunts (uncredited)
John Epper ... stunts (uncredited)
Bob Terhune ... stunts (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Charles Le Maire ... wardrobe director (as Charles LeMaire)

Editorial Department 

Lyman Hallowell ... apprentice editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Maurice De Packh ... orchestrator (as Maurice dePackh)

Other crew 

Edward Arnold ... auditor (uncredited)
Erwin H. Buechel ... technical advisor: German usages (uncredited)
W.F. Fitzgerald ... assistant location manager (uncredited)
Paul Mantz ... coordinator: aerial footage (uncredited)
Lucie Marie Rommel ... consultant (uncredited)
Ralph O. Runyon ... technical advisor: tank maneuvers (uncredited)
Cy Shelly ... location crew (uncredited)
Daniel Sheridan ... technical advisor (uncredited)
Benton Smythe ... technical advisor: paratrooper sequence (uncredited)
Oscar Straus ... technical advisor: Gestapo (uncredited)
Ray Thompson ... location crew (uncredited)
Otto von Strahl ... technical advisor (uncredited)
Howard J. Weinberger ... technical advisor: field hospital sequence (uncredited)
Desmond Young ... technical advisor: British operations (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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