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The Spirit of St. Louis (1957) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Billy Wilder

Writing Credits  

Charles A. Lindbergh ... (book)
 
Billy Wilder ... (screenplay) and
Wendell Mayes ... (screenplay)
 
Charles Lederer ... (adaptation)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Bud Gurney
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Mirror Girl
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Benjamin Frank Mahoney, President Ryan Airlines Co.
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Father Hussman
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Donald Hall, Chief Engineer Ryan Airlines
Charles Watts ...
O.W. Schultz, Salesman Atlas Suspender Co.
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Burt (uncredited)
Frances Allen ...
Mother from Oklahoma (uncredited)
David Alpert ...
Clerk (uncredited)
Walter Bacon ...
Crowd Member in France (uncredited)
Gordon Barnes ...
Reporter (uncredited)
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Dad (Farmer) (uncredited)
Jimmy Bates ...
Farm Boy (uncredited)
Brandon Beach ...
Train Passenger (uncredited)
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Blythe (uncredited)
Eumenio Blanco ...
Crowd Member in France (uncredited)
Sheila Bond ...
Model / Dancer (uncredited)
Eugene Borden ...
French Gendarme (uncredited)
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Crowd Member in France (uncredited)
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Okie (uncredited)
George Bruggeman ...
Train Passenger (uncredited)
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Major Albert Lambert, Lindbergh Sponsor (uncredited)
John Carlyle ...
Bridegroom (uncredited)
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Passerby at Train Station (uncredited)
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Secretary (uncredited)
Rena Clark ...
Bride (uncredited)
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Harry Knight, Lindbergh Student (uncredited)
Jack Daly ...
Louie (uncredited)
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Charles Levine, President Columbia Aircraft Co. (uncredited)
Pauline Drake ...
Sob Sister (uncredited)
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Aircraft Mechanic (uncredited)
Slim Gaut ...
Aircraft Mechanic (uncredited)
Roy Gordon ...
Associate Producer (uncredited)
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Goldsborough (uncredited)
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Crowd Member in France (uncredited)
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Man Driving Car (uncredited)
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Surplus Dealer (uncredited)
J. Anthony Hughes ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Dick Johnstone ...
Aircraft Mechanic (uncredited)
Walter Kingson ...
Newscaster (voice) (uncredited)
Richard LaMarr ...
Crowd Member in France (uncredited)
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Ryan Aircraft Employee (uncredited)
Johnny Lee ...
Jess - Cook at Louie's Shack (uncredited)
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Director (uncredited)
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Casey Jones (uncredited)
James Macklin ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Maurice Manson ...
E. Lansing Ray, Editor St. Louis Globe Democrat (uncredited)
David Orrick McDearmon ...
Harold Bixby, St. Louis Chamber of Commerce (uncredited)
John McKee ...
Reporter (uncredited)
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Lane (uncredited)
William Meader ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Russell Meeker ...
Train Passenger (uncredited)
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(uncredited)
Ann Morrison ...
Mrs. Fearless (uncredited)
George Nardelli ...
Crowd Member in France (uncredited)
Stewart Nedd ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Bill Neff ...
Cadet (uncredited)
James O'Rear ...
Earl Thompson (uncredited)
Al Page ...
Reporter (uncredited)
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Passerby at Train Station (uncredited)
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Photographer (uncredited)
James Robertson Jr. ...
Bill Robertson (uncredited)
Robert Robinson ...
Passerby at Train Station (uncredited)
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Photographer (uncredited)
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Passerby at Train Station (uncredited)
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Mechanic (uncredited)
Bernard Sell ...
Aircraft Mechanic (uncredited)
Cap Somers ...
Crowd Member in France (uncredited)
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Mr. Fearless (uncredited)
Brick Sullivan ...
Passerby at Train Station (uncredited)
Ernie Taylor ...
Sailor (uncredited)
Percival Vivian ...
Professor (uncredited)
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Reporter (uncredited)
Ray Walker ...
Barker (uncredited)
Harlan Warde ...
Boedecker (uncredited)
Will J. White ...
Cadet (uncredited)
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Editor, San Diego (uncredited)
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Reporter (uncredited)
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Captain at Brooks Field Flight School (uncredited)
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Indian (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Leland Hayward ... producer

Music by 

Franz Waxman

Cinematography by 

Robert Burks ... director of photography
J. Peverell Marley ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Arthur P. Schmidt

Art Direction by 

Art Loel

Set Decoration by 

William L. Kuehl

Makeup Department 

Gordon Bau ... makeup supervisor
Robert Ewing ... makeup artist (uncredited)
Ann Locker ... hairdresser (uncredited)
Connie Nichols ... hairdresser (uncredited)

Production Management 

Norman A. Cook ... production manager (as Norman Cook)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Charles C. Coleman ... assistant director (as Charles C. Coleman Jr.)
Don Alvarado ... assistant director (uncredited)
James A. Rosenberger ... second assistant director (uncredited)
Fred Scheld ... additional assistant director (uncredited)
George Vieira ... second unit director (uncredited)

Art Department 

J. Leslie Asher ... assistant props (uncredited)
Lloyd R. Crawford ... painter (uncredited)
Donald P. Desmond ... set construction (uncredited)
James Peck ... prop shop (uncredited)
Herbert Plews ... property master (uncredited)
Victor Scheckel ... greensman (uncredited)

Sound Department 

M.A. Merrick ... sound
Harold Fisher ... sound editor (uncredited)
Irvin Jay ... sound editor (uncredited)
Al Marsh ... boom operator (uncredited)
Don Olson ... sound editor (uncredited)
Ross Owen ... sound recordist (uncredited)
Monty Pearce ... sound editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Hans F. Koenekamp ... special effects (as H.F. Koenekamp)
Louis Lichtenfield ... special effects
Wally Honn ... special effects (uncredited)

Stunts 

Ted Mapes ... stunts (uncredited)
Hal Needham ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Tom Tutwiler ... aerial photographer (as Thomas Tutwiler)
Eddie Leon Albert ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Foy Barnett ... best boy (uncredited)
William Classen ... grip (uncredited)
Bert Eason ... assistant camera: aerial (uncredited)
Frank Flanagan ... gaffer (uncredited) / head electrician (uncredited)
Mac Julian ... still photographer (uncredited)
Ted D. McCord ... camera operator (uncredited)
Wally Meinardus ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Harold Noyes ... key grip (uncredited)
Leonard J. South ... camera operator (uncredited)
Fred Terzo ... camera operator (uncredited)
Harry Williams ... aerial grip (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jane Leonard ... wardrobe: women (uncredited)
Vic Vallejo ... wardrobe: men (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Charles Eames ... montage

Music Department 

Leonid Raab ... orchestrator
Franz Waxman ... conductor
Ray Heindorf ... additional conductor (uncredited)
Roy Webb ... composer: additional music (uncredited)

Other crew 

Victor Bertrandias ... technical advisor (as Major General Victor Bertrandias USAF {Ret.})
Harlan A. Gurney ... technical advisor
Doane Harrison ... production associate
Paul Mantz ... aerial supervisor
James Bissell ... mechanic (uncredited) / pilot (uncredited)
Bill Boone ... co-pilot (uncredited)
Carl Combs ... publicist (uncredited)
Charles Eames ... production consultant (uncredited)
John Hawkins ... mechanic (uncredited)
Marvin Herness ... radio operator (uncredited)
Howard Hohler ... script supervisor (uncredited)
Cort Johnston ... flight engineer (uncredited)
Richard Joslin ... radio navigator (uncredited)
John Oliver ... radio operator (uncredited)
Stanley Reaver ... pilot (uncredited)
James Thompson ... pilot (uncredited)
Edward Weidman ... mechanic (uncredited)
Carroll Wright ... mechanic (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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