Edit
The Magnet (1950) Poster

(1950)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Charles Frend

Writing Credits  

T.E.B. Clarke ... (original screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Stephen Murray ...
Kay Walsh ...
...
Johnny Brent (as William Fox)
...
Gladys Henson ...
...
Michael Brooke ...
Kit (as Michael Brooke Jr.)
...
Julien Mitchell ...
Anthony Oliver ...
Molly Hamley-Clifford ...
...
Edward Davies ...
Keith Robinson ...
Thomas Johnston ...
David Boyd ...
Geoffrey Yin ...
...
...
Jane Bough ...
Bryan Michie ...
Joss Ambler ...
Sam Kydd ...
Postman
Russell Waters ...
Thea Gregson ...
...
Tramp (as Seamus Mor Na Feasag)
Elsie Lowenthal ...
The people of Merseyside
Eustace Chelioti ...
The people of Merseyside
Henrietta Cooper ...
The people of Merseyside
George Drew ...
The people of Merseyside
John Clive ...
The people of Merseyside (as Clive Kendall)
Gerard Scott ...
The people of Merseyside
Leonard Williams ...
The people of Merseyside
Jacqueline Worrall ...
The people of Merseyside
Bruce Webster ...
The people of Merseyside
Roy Gee ...
The people of Merseyside
Eric Moorhouse ...
The people of Merseyside
G. Tregoning ...
The people of Merseyside
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jack Howarth ...
Auction Bidder (uncredited)
James Knight ...
Auction Bidder (uncredited)
Lance Secretan ...
(uncredited)

Produced by 

Michael Balcon ... producer
Sidney Cole ... associate producer

Music by 

William Alwyn

Cinematography by 

Lionel Banes ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Bernard Gribble

Art Direction by 

Jim Morahan

Costume Design by 

Anthony Mendleson

Makeup Department 

Harry Frampton ... makeup artist
Daphne Martin ... hairdresser
Harry Wilton ... makeup artist (as H. Wilton)
Barbara Barnard ... hairdresser supervisor (uncredited)
Ernest Taylor ... makeup supervisor (uncredited)

Production Management 

Hal Mason ... production supervisor
L.C. Rudkin ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Norman Priggen ... assistant director
John Assig ... third assistant director (uncredited)
John Meadows ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

G. Beavan ... floor props (uncredited)
Bert Davey ... assistant art director (uncredited)
Wally Hill ... floor props (uncredited)
Fred Lacey ... production buyer (uncredited)
Andrew Low ... set dresser (uncredited)
George Speller ... construction manager (uncredited)
Bob Tull ... property master (uncredited)
Patrick Weymouth ... floor props (uncredited)
Len Wills ... assistant art director: studio (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Stephen Dalby ... sound supervisor
Les Hammond ... recordist (as Leslie Hammond)
Eric Stockl ... sound camera operator (uncredited)
Cyril Swern ... boom operator (uncredited)
George Widdows ... sound maintenance (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Sydney Pearson ... special effects

Visual Effects by 

Geoffrey Dickinson ... special processes

Camera and Electrical Department 

Jeff Seaholme ... camera operator
Jack Dooley ... still photographer (uncredited)
Jack Ford ... chief electrician (uncredited)
Ted Lockhart ... grip (uncredited)
Bob Penn ... still photographer (uncredited)
Michael Shepherd ... clapper loader (uncredited)
Bert Spurgeon ... floor electrician (uncredited)
Ken Westbury ... clapper loader (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Muriel Cole ... crowd casting (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Ernie Farrer ... wardrobe master (uncredited)
Ben Foster ... wardrobe assistant (uncredited)
Lily Payne ... wardrobe: ladies (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

David Green ... assistant editor (uncredited)
Lionel Selwyn ... second assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Ernest Irving ... conductor

Other crew 

Phyllis Crocker ... continuity
Felicia Manheim ... production secretary (uncredited)
John Newnham ... publicist (uncredited)
Pat O'Connor ... publicist (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Box Office/Business | Company Credits | Filming Locations | Technical Specs | Literature

Contribute to This Page