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On the Beach (1959) Poster

(1959)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Stanley Kramer

Writing Credits  

John Paxton ... (screenplay)
 
Nevil Shute ... (novel)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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John Tate ...
Harp McGuire ...
Lola Brooks ...
Ken Wayne ...
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Richard Meikle ...
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Joe McCormick ...
Lou Vernon ...
Kevin Brennan ...
Basil Buller-Murphy ...
John Casson ...
Salvation Army captain
Paddy Moran ...
Stevens (club wine steward)
Grant Taylor ...
Morgan (Holmes party)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Harvey Adams ...
Sykes (State Fisheries & Game Dept.) (uncredited)
Peter Ashton ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Jim Barrett ...
Chrysler - Moira's Outfit (uncredited)
Ken Baumgartner ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
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Bit Part (uncredited)
C. Harding Brown ...
Dykers - Billiards at Club (uncredited)
Norman Cook ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Colin Crane ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Gerry Duggan ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Keith Eden ...
Dr. Fletcher (uncredited)
Lucian Endicott ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Stuart Finch ...
Jones - Radio Operator (uncredited)
Paddy Fitzallen ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Ronald Fortt ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Cyril Gardner ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Frank Gatliff ...
Radio Officer (uncredited)
Katherine Hill ...
Jennifer Holmes (uncredited)
Collins Hilton ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Brian James ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Joseph Jenkins ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Delos Jewkes ...
Solo for Waltzing Matilda (voice) (uncredited)
Graham Kennedy ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Audine Leith ...
Betty (uncredited)
Paul Maloney ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Ray Marshall ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
John Morgan ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Peter O'Shaughnessy ...
Jorgensen Associate (uncredited)
Rita Pauncefort ...
Elderly Woman at Holmes Party (uncredited)
Carey Paul Peck ...
Boy (uncredited)
Elwyn Peers ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
John Royle ...
Senior Officer (uncredited)
Jerry Ian Seals ...
Fogarty - Sonar Operator (uncredited)
Al Thomas ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Mario Vecchi ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
Peter Williams ...
Prof. Jorgensen (uncredited)
Hugh Wills ...
Bit Part (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Stanley Kramer ... producer

Music by 

Ernest Gold

Cinematography by 

Giuseppe Rotunno

Film Editing by 

Frederic Knudtson

Production Design by 

Rudolph Sternad

Art Direction by 

Fernando Carrere

Makeup Department 

John O'Gorman ... makeup artist
Frank Prehoda ... makeup artist
Jane Shugrue ... hair stylist

Production Management 

Clem Beauchamp ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Ivan Volkman ... assistant director

Art Department 

Art Cole ... property master

Sound Department 

Walter Elliott ... sound effects
Hans Wetzel ... sound engineer

Special Effects by 

Lee Zavitz ... special effects

Stunts 

Carey Loftin ... stunts (uncredited)
Harvey Parry ... stunts (uncredited)
Dale Van Sickel ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Daniel L. Fapp ... photographer: auto race (as Daniel Fapp)
Allen Grice ... chief gaffer
Martin Kashuk ... assistant company grip
Morris Rosen ... company grip
Ross Wood ... camera operator
Robert Wright ... camera operator (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Joe King ... wardrobe
Eva Friend ... wardrobe assistant (uncredited)
Joan Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Other crew 

Sam Freedle ... script supervisor
Charles A. Lockwood ... technical advisor (as Vice-Admiral Charles A. Lockwood U.S.N. [RET.])
A.A. Norris-Smith ... liaison: Royal Australian Navy (as Lt. Commander A.A. Norris-Smith)
Bill Hunter ... swimming double (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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