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Sweet Smell of Success (1957) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Alexander Mackendrick

Writing Credits  

Clifford Odets ... (screenplay) and
Ernest Lehman ... (screenplay)
 
Ernest Lehman ... (novel)
 
Alexander Mackendrick ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Susan Harrison ...
Susan Hunsecker
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Steve Dallas (as Marty Milner)
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Sally
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Frank D' Angelo
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Herbie Temple
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Rita
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Lt. Harry Kello
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Mary
The Chico Hamilton Quintet ...
The Chico Hamilton Quintet
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jay Adler ...
Manny Davis (uncredited)
Nicky Blair ...
Patron at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
Nick Borgani ...
Waiter (uncredited)
Ralph Brooks ...
Patron at 21 (uncredited)
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Patron at 21 (uncredited)
Robert Carson ...
Lou - Headwaiter at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
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Al Evans (uncredited)
Dick Cherney ...
Patron at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
Buddy Clark ...
Buddy Clark - Bassist in Chico Hamilton Quintet (uncredited)
Paul Cristo ...
Patron at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
Joe Di Reda ...
Patron at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
Lawrence Dobkin ...
Leo Bartha (uncredited)
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Counterman at Hot Dog Stand (uncredited)
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Patron at 21 (uncredited)
William Forrest ...
Sen. Harvey Walker (uncredited)
Joseph Forte ...
Waiter at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
Raoul Freeman ...
Waiter at 21 (uncredited)
Paul Frees ...
Trailor Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
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Patron at 21 Club (uncredited)
Chico Hamilton ...
Chico Hamilton - Chico Hamilton Quintet (uncredited)
James Hill ...
Man Outside Theatre (uncredited)
Paul Horn ...
Paul Horn - Chico Hamilton Quintet (uncredited)
Charles Jordan ...
Man at Hot Dog Stand (uncredited)
Fred Katz ...
Fred Katz - Chico Hamilton Quintet (uncredited)
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Patron at 21 (uncredited)
Joseph La Cava ...
Waiter at 21 (uncredited)
Mike Lally ...
Patron at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
Joseph Leon ...
Joe Robard (uncredited)
Thomas Martin ...
Waiter at 21 (uncredited)
Hans Moebus ...
Patron at 21 (uncredited)
King Mojave ...
Waiter at 21 (uncredited)
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Waiter (uncredited)
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Patron at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
George Nardelli ...
Waiter at 21 (uncredited)
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Waiter at 21 (uncredited)
Clifford Odets ...
Man Outside Theatre (uncredited)
Charles Perry ...
Stage Hand (uncredited)
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Patron at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
Waclaw Rekwart ...
Waiter at 21 (uncredited)
Jane Ross ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
Autumn Russell ...
Linda James (uncredited)
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Bartender at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
Carson Smith ...
Carson Smith (uncredited)
Queenie Smith ...
Mildred Tam (uncredited)
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Patron at 21 (uncredited)
Arthur Tovey ...
Elysian Club Patron (uncredited)
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Loretta Bartha (uncredited)
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Coffee Shop Counter Man (uncredited)
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Radio Program Director (uncredited)
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Otis Elwell (uncredited)
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Patron at Toots Shor's (uncredited)
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Produced by 

James Hill ... producer
Tony Curtis ... executive producer (uncredited)
Harold Hecht ... executive producer (uncredited)
Burt Lancaster ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Elmer Bernstein

Cinematography by 

James Wong Howe ... (photographed by)

Art Direction by 

Edward Carrere

Set Decoration by 

Edward G. Boyle ... (as Edward Boyle)

Costume Design by 

Mary Grant

Makeup Department 

Robert J. Schiffer ... makeup artist (as Robert Schiffer)

Production Management 

Richard McWhorter ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Richard Maybery ... assistant director

Sound Department 

Robert G. Carlisle ... sound effects editor (as Robert Carlisle)
Jack Solomon ... sound recordist

Editorial Department 

Alan Crosland Jr. ... editorial supervisor

Music Department 

Elmer Bernstein ... conductor
Lloyd Young ... music editor
John Pisano ... musician: guitar dubbing, Martin Milner (uncredited)
Ethmer Roten ... musician: flute (uncredited)

Other crew 

Harold Hecht ... presenter (as Hecht)
James Hill ... presenter (as Hill)
Burt Lancaster ... presenter (as Lancaster)
Thom Conroy ... dialogue director (uncredited)
Ruth McCrough Miller ... production assistant (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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