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The Desert Song (1953) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

H. Bruce Humberstone

Writing Credits  

Roland Kibbee ... (screenplay)
 
Oscar Hammerstein II ... (play)
Otto A. Harbach ... (play)
Frank Mandel ... (play)
Laurence Schwab ... (play)

Cast (in credits order)  

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Steve Cochran ...
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Sheik Yousseff
Dick Wesson ...
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Azuri (as Allyn McLerie)
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Gen. Birabeau
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Hassan
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Mindar
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Lachmed
Trevor Bardette ...
Neri
Mark Dana ...
Lt. Duvalle
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rico Alaniz ...
Legionnaire (uncredited)
Ben Astar ...
Sheik (uncredited)
Peter Brocco ...
Old Refugee (uncredited)
...
Scarface (uncredited)
Tom Coleman ...
Legionnaire (uncredited)
Joey Costarello ...
Arab Boy (uncredited)
Robert Dane ...
French Pilot (uncredited)
Harold Dyrenforth ...
Legionnaire (uncredited)
Paul Fierro ...
Riff Guard (uncredited)
John George ...
Townsman in Square (uncredited)
Tom Hernández ...
Legionnaire (uncredited)
Robert Hunter ...
Legionnaire (uncredited)
Louis Lettieri ...
Neo, Small Boy (uncredited)
Maurice Marsac ...
Sentry (uncredited)
Jack Reitzen ...
Sheik (uncredited)
George Sawaya ...
Riff Guard (uncredited)
Sam Scar ...
Sheik (uncredited)
Bhogwan Singh ...
Old Villager (uncredited)
Julian Upton ...
Berber (uncredited)
Harry J. Vejar ...
Sheik (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Rudi Fehr ... producer

Music by 

Max Steiner

Cinematography by 

Robert Burks

Film Editing by 

William H. Ziegler

Art Direction by 

Stanley Fleischer

Set Decoration by 

William L. Kuehl

Makeup Department 

Gordon Bau ... makeup artist
Jane Gorton ... hair stylist

Production Management 

Chuck Hansen ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Claude Archer ... second assistant director
Russell Saunders ... assistant director

Art Department 

Herbert Plews ... props

Sound Department 

Charles David Forrest ... sound
C.A. Riggs ... sound
William Thompson ... boom operator (uncredited)

Stunts 

Richard Farnsworth ... stunts (uncredited)
Walt La Rue ... stunts (uncredited)
George Sawaya ... stunts (uncredited)
Joe Smith ... stunts (uncredited)
Jack Williams ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Norman C. McClay ... best boy (uncredited)
Harold Noyes ... grip (uncredited)
Charles O'Bannon ... gaffer (uncredited)
William Schurr ... camera operator (uncredited)
Leonard J. South ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Jack Woods ... still photographer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Marjorie Best ... wardrobe
Leah Rhodes ... wardrobe
Elva Martien ... wardrobe: women (uncredited)
Leon Roberts ... wardrobe: men (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Wilfred M. Cline ... color consultant: Technicolor

Music Department 

Murray Cutter ... orchestrator
Ray Heindorf ... musical director
Norman Luboff ... vocal arranger
Sigmund Romberg ... music by

Other crew 

D.R.O. Hatswell ... technical advisor
Howard Hohler ... script supervisor
Robert Hosler ... technicolor color consultant
Mitchell Kovaleski ... technicolor color consultant
LeRoy Prinz ... choreographer

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