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The Kentuckian (1955) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Burt Lancaster

Writing Credits  

A.B. Guthrie Jr. ... (screenplay)
 
Felix Holt ... (novel)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Elias Wakefield (Big Eli)
Dianne Foster ...
Hannah Bolen
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Susie Spann
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Stan Bodine
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Little Eli Wakefield
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Zack Wakefield
Una Merkel ...
Sophie Wakefield
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Ziby Fletcher
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Pleasant Tuesday Babson
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Constable
Edward Norris ...
Roulette Dealer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Pilot of the 'River Queen' (uncredited)
Blackie ...
Dog (uncredited)
Lee Erickson ...
Luke Lester (uncredited)
Faro ...
Faro (uncredited)
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Gambler (uncredited)
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Riverboat Gambler (uncredited)
Gil Herman ...
Frontiersman (uncredited)
Mitchell Kowall ...
Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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Frontiersman (uncredited)
Milicent Patrick ...
(uncredited)
James Seay ...
Riverboat Gambler (uncredited)
Douglas Spencer ...
Frome Brother (uncredited)
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Drunk Frontiersman with Whip (uncredited)
Paul Wexler ...
Frome Brother (uncredited)
Whip Wilson ...
Frontiersman (uncredited)
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John Decker - Shopkeeper (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Harold Hecht ... producer
James Hill ... producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Bernard Herrmann
Roy Webb ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Ernest Laszlo ... (photography)

Film Editing by 

George E. Luckenbacher

Production Design by 

Ted Haworth ... (as Edward S. Haworth)

Set Decoration by 

Robert Priestley

Costume Design by 

Norma Koch ... (as Norma)

Makeup Department 

Robert J. Schiffer ... makeup artist (as Robert Schiffer)
Lavaughn Speer ... hair stylist (as LaVaughn Speer)

Production Management 

James T. Vaughn ... production manager (as James Vaughn)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Richard Maybery ... assistant director
Nate D. Slott ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

John Orlando ... props (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Wayne Fury ... effects editor
John K. Kean ... sound recordist (as John Kean)
Paul Schmutz ... sound recordist (as Paul Schmutz Sr.)

Special Effects by 

Russell Shearman ... special effects
Daniel Hays ... special effects (uncredited)

Stunts 

Charles Horvath ... stunt double: Burt Lancaster (uncredited)
Whip Wilson ... stunt double: Walter Matthau (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Betty Pagel ... casting supervisor

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Esther Krebs ... wardrobe (uncredited)
Carl Walker ... wardrobe (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

William B. Murphy ... editorial supervisor

Music Department 

Robert G. Carlisle ... music editor (as Robert Carlisle)
Maurice De Packh ... music arranger (uncredited)
The Los Angeles Philharmonic ... music player (uncredited)

Other crew 

Thom Conroy ... dialogue director (uncredited)
Gil Harmon ... stand-in: Burt Lancaster (uncredited)
James Hill ... production executive (uncredited)
Archie Savage ... dance director (uncredited)
Arthur Wilde ... publicist (uncredited)
Whip Wilson ... bullwhip instructor: Walter Matthau (uncredited)
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