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Once a Thief (1965) Poster

(1965)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Ralph Nelson

Writing Credits  

Zekial Marko ... (screenplay)
 
Zekial Marko ... (novel "Scratch A Thief")

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Eddie Pedak
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Kristine Pedak
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Inspector Mike Vido SFPD
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Walter Pedak
John Davis Chandler ...
James Arthur Sargatanas, Walter's Henchman
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Lt. Kebner SFPD
Steve Mitchell ...
Frank Kane
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Kathy Pedak
Tony Musante ...
Cleveland 'Cleve' Shoenstein
Zekial Marko ...
Luke
Russell Lee ...
Drummer
Yuki Shimoda ...
John Ling, Chinese Funeral Director
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Spencer Chan ...
Chinese Priest (uncredited)
Sam Flint ...
Security Guard (uncredited)
Robert Foulk ...
George (uncredited)
Paul Frees ...
Voice of Luke (voice) (uncredited)
Bebe Louie ...
Bar Girl (uncredited)
Joanna Pang ...
Maria (uncredited)
Lili Valenty ...
Mrs. Vido (uncredited)
Robert Williams ...
Foreman (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Fred Engel ... associate producer
Ralph Nelson ... associate producer
Jacques Bar ... producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Lalo Schifrin

Cinematography by 

Robert Burks

Film Editing by 

Fredric Steinkamp

Art Direction by 

George W. Davis
Paul Groesse

Set Decoration by 

Henry Grace
Jack Mills

Makeup Department 

Sydney Guilaroff ... hair stylist
William Tuttle ... makeup supervisor

Production Management 

J. Paul Popkin ... production supervisor
Lindsley Parsons Jr. ... assistant production manager: MGM (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Erich von Stroheim Jr. ... assistant director (as Erich Von Stroheim Jr.)

Sound Department 

Franklin Milton ... recording supervisor

Music Department 

Lalo Schifrin ... conductor
George 'Red' Callender ... musician: tuba (uncredited)
Conte Candoli ... musician: trumpet (uncredited)
Buddy Collette ... musician: saxophone (uncredited)
Paul Horn ... musician: saxophone (uncredited)
Artie Kane ... musician: piano (uncredited)
Shelly Manne ... musician: drums (uncredited)
Red Mitchell ... musician: bass (uncredited)
Howard A. Roberts ... musician: guitar (uncredited)

Other crew 

Walter Kelley ... dialogue coach (as Walter Kelly)
Crew verified as complete

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