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The Purple Plain (1954) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Robert Parrish

Writing Credits  

H.E. Bates ... (novel) (as H. E. Bates)
 
Eric Ambler ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Brenda de Banzie ...
Miss McNab (as Brenda De Banzie)
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Maurice Denham ...
Blore
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Carrington
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Group Captain Aldridge
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Mrs. Bill Forrester
Ram Gopal ...
Mr. Phang
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Nurse (uncredited)
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Flight Lieutenant (uncredited)
Kurt Christian ...
(uncredited)
Jack McNaughton ...
Sgt. Ralph Brown (uncredited)
Lane Meddick ...
Radio Operator (uncredited)
Harold Siddons ...
Navigator Williams (uncredited)
Mya Mya Spencer ...
Dorothy (uncredited)
John A. Tinn ...
Burmese Jeweler (uncredited)
Soo Ah Wong ...
Old Woman (uncredited)

Produced by 

John Bryan ... producer
Earl St. John ... executive producer

Music by 

John Veale

Cinematography by 

Geoffrey Unsworth ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Clive Donner

Art Direction by 

Jack Maxsted
Donald M. Ashton ... (uncredited)

Makeup Department 

Geoffrey Rodway ... makeup artist
Iris Tilley ... hairdressing

Production Management 

Roy Goddard ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

David W. Orton ... assistant director (as David Orton)

Art Department 

Dario Simoni ... set dressing
Alan Withy ... draughtsman (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Eric Boyd-Perkins ... sound editor
Gordon K. McCallum ... sound recordist
Dudley Messenger ... sound recordist
Harry Miller ... sound editor
Peter Davies ... sound re-recordist (uncredited)
Ted Karnon ... sound camera operator (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Charles Staffell ... special effects
Bill Warrington ... special effects
Philippo Guidobaldi ... optic special effects (uncredited)
Sydney Pearson ... special effects (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Bernard Ford ... model photography: clapper loader (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

James Bawden ... camera operator
John Cabrera ... clapper loader (uncredited)
James Devis ... clapper loader (uncredited)
Marc Hyams ... clapper loader (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Roy Fry ... first assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Muir Mathieson ... conductor

Other crew 

Arthur Alcott ... production controller for Pinewood Studios, London, England
Joan Bridge ... Technicolor colour consultant
Joan Foster ... continuity
Crew verified as complete

See also

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