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A Place in the Sun (1951) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

George Stevens

Writing Credits  

Theodore Dreiser ... (based on the novel: "An American Tragedy" by)
 
Patrick Kearney ... (play adapted from the novel)
 
Michael Wilson ... (screenplay) and
Harry Brown ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Anne Revere ...
Keefe Brasselle ...
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Herbert Heyes ...
Shepperd Strudwick ...
Frieda Inescort ...
Kathryn Givney ...
Louise Eastman
Walter Sande ...
Art Jansen - George's Attorney
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Judge R.S. Oldendorff
John Ridgely ...
Coroner
Lois Chartrand ...
Marsha
Paul Frees ...
Rev. Morrison
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Robert J. Anderson ...
Eagle Scout (uncredited)
Gertrude Astor ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Lulu Mae Bohrman ...
Party Guest (uncredited)
John Breen ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Steve Carruthers ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Ken Christy ...
Warden (uncredited)
Pat Combs ...
(uncredited)
Charles Dayton ...
Det. Kelly (uncredited)
Marilyn Dialon ...
Frances Brand (uncredited)
Mike Donovan ...
Prisoner (uncredited)
Frances Driver ...
Lulu - Vickers' Maid (uncredited)
Ralph Dunn ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Franklyn Farnum ...
Company Executive (uncredited)
Al Ferguson ...
Bailiff (uncredited)
Bess Flowers ...
Courtroom Reporter (uncredited)
Ann Fredericks ...
Girl (uncredited)
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Factory Worker - Prosecution Witness (uncredited)
Art Gilmore ...
Radio Broadcaster / Trailer Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Lisa Golm ...
Eastmans' Maid (uncredited)
Herschel Graham ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Marion Gray ...
(uncredited)
Dolores Hall ...
Girl (uncredited)
Sam Harris ...
Man (uncredited)
Len Hendry ...
Guard (uncredited)
James Horne Jr. ...
Tom Tipton (uncredited)
Sonny Howe ...
(uncredited)
Frank Hyers ...
Guard (uncredited)
Carmencita Johnson ...
Girl (uncredited)
Kenner G. Kemp ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Jack Kenny ...
Man Listing to Singing (uncredited)
Mary Kent ...
Mrs. Roberts - Landlady (uncredited)
Philip Kieffer ...
Jailer (uncredited)
Ann Kunde ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Joseph La Cava ...
Waiter (uncredited)
Louise Lane ...
Girl (uncredited)
Mike Mahoney ...
Motorcycle Officer (uncredited)
Robert Malcolm ...
Guard (uncredited)
Hank Mann ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Martin Mason ...
Prisoner (uncredited)
Harold McNulty ...
Jury Foreman (uncredited)
Harold Miller ...
(uncredited)
Lee Miller ...
Bus Driver (uncredited)
Pearl Miller ...
Miss Newton (uncredited)
Frank Mills ...
Courtroom Extra (uncredited)
Hans Moebus ...
William - Butler at Eastman Home (uncredited)
Jay Morley ...
Executive (uncredited)
William B. Murphy ...
Mr. Whiting (uncredited)
William H. O'Brien ...
Servant at Eastman's Party (uncredited)
Frank O'Connor ...
Factory Floorman (uncredited)
Ed O'Neill ...
Deputy (uncredited)
Ezelle Poule ...
Receptionist (uncredited)
Joe Recht ...
Prisoner (uncredited)
John M. Reed ...
Joe Parker (uncredited)
Ervin Richardson ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
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Miss Harper (uncredited)
Wallace Scott ...
Factory Guard (uncredited)
Bill Sheehan ...
Court Clerk (uncredited)
Cap Somers ...
Drunk (uncredited)
Douglas Spencer ...
Boatkeeper (uncredited)
Larry Steers ...
Company Executive (uncredited)
Cliff Storey ...
(uncredited)
Jack Tornek ...
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Arthur Tovey ...
Juror (uncredited)
Josephine Whittell ...
Margaret - Eastman's Secretary (uncredited)
Chalky Williams ...
Bailiff (uncredited)
Eric Wilton ...
Vickers' Butler (uncredited)
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Dr. Wyeland (uncredited)
Frank Yaconelli ...
Truck Driver (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Ivan Moffat ... associate producer
George Stevens ... producer

Music by 

Franz Waxman ... (music score)

Cinematography by 

William C. Mellor ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

William Hornbeck ... (edited by)

Art Direction by 

Hans Dreier
Walter H. Tyler ... (as Walter Tyler)

Set Decoration by 

Emile Kuri

Costume Design by 

Edith Head ... (costumes)

Makeup Department 

Wally Westmore ... makeup supervisor
Charles Gemora ... makeup artist (uncredited) / makeup artist: Elizabeth Taylor (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Charles C. Coleman ... assistant director (as C.C. Coleman Jr.)
Gerd Oswald ... second assistant director

Sound Department 

Gene Garvin ... sound recordist
Gene Merritt ... sound recordist

Visual Effects by 

Farciot Edouart ... process photography
Loyal Griggs ... process photography
Gordon Jennings ... special photographic effects

Stunts 

Paul Baxley ... stunt double: Montgomery Clift (uncredited)
Polly Burson ... stunt double: Shelley Winters (uncredited)
Helen Thurston ... stunt double: Shelley Winters (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Joan Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Music Department 

Daniele Amfitheatrof ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
David Buttolph ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Gerard Carbonara ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Aaron Copland ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Sidney Cutner ... orchestrator (uncredited)
John C. Hammell ... music editor (uncredited)
George Parrish ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Leonid Raab ... composer: stock music (uncredited) / orchestrator (uncredited)
Miklós Rózsa ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Leo Shuken ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Van Cleave ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Roy Webb ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Victor Young ... composer: additional music (uncredited)

Other crew 

Fred Guiol ... associate director
Howie Horwitz ... assistant to the producer
Crew verified as complete

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