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The Big Heat (1953) Poster

(1953)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Fritz Lang

Writing Credits  

Sydney Boehm ... (screenplay)
 
William P. McGivern ... (Saturday Evening Post serial)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Alexander Scourby ...
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Peter Whitney ...
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Robert Burton ...
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Howard Wendell ...
Chris Alcaide ...
George Rose
Michael Granger ...
Hugo
Dorothy Green ...
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Ric Roman ...
Baldy
Dan Seymour ...
Mr. Atkins
Edith Evanson ...
Selma Parker
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Phil Arnold ...
Retreat Waiter (uncredited)
Linda Bennett ...
Joyce Bannion (uncredited)
Charles Cane ...
Police Guard Outside Lagana Home (uncredited)
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Hettrick (uncredited)
John Close ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Sidney Clute ...
Retreat Bartender (uncredited)
John Crawford ...
Al - Bannion's Brother-in-Law (uncredited)
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Mark Reiner (uncredited)
Kathryn Eames ...
Marge - Bannion's Sister-in-Law (uncredited)
Al Eben ...
Harry Shoenstein (uncredited)
Douglas Evans ...
Councilman Gillen (uncredited)
Fritz Ford ...
Sailor (uncredited)
Jimmy Gray ...
Man (uncredited)
Michael Jeffers ...
Retreat Patron (uncredited)
Byron Kane ...
Police Surgeon (uncredited)
Donald Kerr ...
Cabby (uncredited)
Lyle Latell ...
Moving Man (uncredited)
Harry Lauter ...
Hank O'Connell (uncredited)
Nico Lek ...
Canteen Patron (uncredited)
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Lagana's Mother in Portrait (uncredited)
Herbert Lytton ...
Martin (uncredited)
Mike Mahoney ...
Dixon (uncredited)
Laura Mason ...
B-Girl (uncredited)
Paul Maxey ...
George Fuller (uncredited)
Joseph Mell ...
Medical Examiner (uncredited)
John Merton ...
Man (uncredited)
Patrick Miller ...
Intern (uncredited)
William Murphy ...
Reds (uncredited)
Ezelle Poule ...
Mrs Tucker (uncredited)
Norma Randall ...
Jill (uncredited)
Michael Ross ...
Segal (uncredited)
Ted Stanhope ...
Lagana's Butler (uncredited)
Robert Stevenson ...
Bill Rutherford (uncredited)
William Vedder ...
Janitor (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Robert Arthur ... producer

Music by 

Henry Vars ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Charles Lang ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Charles Nelson

Art Direction by 

Robert Peterson

Set Decoration by 

William Kiernan

Costume Design by 

Jean Louis ... (gowns)

Makeup Department 

Clay Campbell ... makeup artist
Helen Hunt ... hair styles

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Milton Feldman ... assistant director

Sound Department 

George Cooper ... sound engineer

Music Department 

Mischa Bakaleinikoff ... musical director
Daniele Amfitheatrof ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
George Duning ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Fred Karger ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Arthur Morton ... composer: title music (uncredited)
Hans J. Salter ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Ernst Toch ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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