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First Man Into Space (1959) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Robert Day

Writing Credits  

John Croydon ... (screenplay) (as John C. Cooper) and
Charles F. Vetter ... (screenplay) (as Lance Z. Hargreaves)
 
Wyott Ordung ... (story)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Cmdr. Charles Ernest Prescott
Marla Landi ...
Tia Francesca
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Lt. Dan Milton Prescott
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Capt. Ben Richards
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Police Chief Wilson
Carl Jaffe ...
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Mexican Consul - Ramon de Guerrera
John McLaren ...
State Dept. Official, Harold Atkins
Spencer Teakle ...
Ratings Control Room
Chuck Keyser ...
Ratings Control Room
John Fabian ...
Ratings Control Room
Richard Shaw ...
Witney
Bill Nick ...
Clancy (as William R. Nick)
Helen Forrest ...
Secretary (as Helen Forest)
Roland Brand ...
Truck Driver (as Rowland Brand)
Barry Shawzin ...
Mexican Farmer - Sanchez
Mark Sheldon ...
Doctor
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State Trooper
Sheree Winton ...
Nurse - at Blood Bank
Franklyn Fox ...
Chief Petty Officer - Larson
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Shore Patrolman - Taylor (as Laurence Taylor)

Produced by 

John Croydon ... producer
Charles F. Vetter ... producer (as Charles Vetter Jr.)
Richard Gordon ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Buxton Orr

Cinematography by 

Geoffrey Faithfull ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Peter Mayhew

Art Direction by 

Denys Pavitt ... (uncredited)

Costume Design by 

Anna Selby-Walker ... (uncredited)

Makeup Department 

Eileen Warwick ... hair stylist
Michael Morris ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

George Mills ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Stanley Goulder ... assistant director
Claude Watson ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Harry Arbour ... carpenter (uncredited)
Peter McGoldrick ... construction manager (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Terence Cotter ... sound recordist
Claude Hitchcock ... boom operator
Peter Musgrave ... sound editor

Special Effects by 

Flo Nordhoff ... special effects (uncredited)
Karl-Ludwig Ruppel ... special effects (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Frank Drake ... camera operator
Peter MacDonald ... clapper loader (uncredited)
Les Paul ... focus puller (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Charles Guerin ... wardrobe
Anna Selby-Walker ... dresses supervisor: Miss Landi

Editorial Department 

George Saxby ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Location Management 

John George ... location manager

Music Department 

Buxton Orr ... conductor

Other crew 

Kay Rawlings ... continuity
Arthur Tarry ... production accountant (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

See also

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