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Buck and the Preacher (1972) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Sidney Poitier
Joseph Sargent ... (uncredited)

Writing Credits  

Ernest Kinoy ... (screenplay)
 
Ernest Kinoy ... (story) and
Drake Walker ... (story)

Cast (in credits order)  

...
Buck
...
Preacher
...
Ruth
...
Deshay
Denny Miller ...
Floyd
...
Madam Esther
John Kelly ...
Sheriff
...
Headman
Bobby Johnson ...
Man Who Is Shot
...
Kingston
...
Cudjo
...
Sarah
Doug Johnson ...
Sam
Errol John ...
Joshua
Kenneth Menard ...
Little Henry (as Ken Menard)
Pamela Jones ...
Delilah
Drake Walker ...
Elder
Dennis Hines ...
Little Toby
Fred Waugh ...
Mizoo
Bill Shannon ...
Tom
Phil Adams ...
Frank
...
Earl
...
George
Shirleena Manchur ...
Esther's Girl
La Markova ...
Esther's Girl
Hannelore Richter ...
Esther's Girl
Valerie Heckman ...
Esther's Girl
Stephanie Lower ...
Esther's Girl
Enrique Lucero ...
Indian Chief
Julie Robinson ...
Sinsie
José Carlos Ruiz ...
Brave (as Jose Carlos Ruiz)
Ron Fletcher ...
Logan
Jerry Gatlin ...
Deputy
Ivan Scott ...
Express Agent
Bill Cook ...
Man in Express Office
John Kennedy ...
Bank Teller
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Dierkes ...
Townsman in Opening Credits (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Joel Glickman ... producer
Herb Wallerstein ... associate producer
Harry Belafonte ... producer (uncredited)
Sidney Poitier ... producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Benny Carter

Cinematography by 

Álex Phillips Jr. ... director of photography (as Alex Phillips Jr.)

Film Editing by 

Pembroke J. Herring

Casting By 

Billy Gordon

Production Design by 

Sydney Z. Litwack

Set Decoration by 

Ernesto Carrasco
Ray Moyer ... (uncredited)

Costume Design by 

Guy C. Verhille ... (as Guy Verhille)

Makeup Department 

Rosa Guerrero ... makeup artist
Harold Melvin ... hairdresser

Production Management 

Sheldon Schrager ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Chuck Hayward ... second unit director
Jesús Marín ... assistant director (as Jesus Marin)
Sheldon Schrager ... assistant director
Chris Keiser ... director intern (uncredited)
Drake Walker ... director intern (uncredited)

Art Department 

Antonio Mata ... prop master

Sound Department 

Tom Overton ... sound mixer
Richard Portman ... dubbing mixer
Eddie Trujillo ... sound intern (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

León Ortega ... special effects (as Leon Ortega)

Stunts 

John Ashby ... stunts (uncredited)
Chuck Hayward ... stunts (uncredited)
Peaches Jones ... stunts (uncredited)
Henry Kingi ... stunts (uncredited)
Bill Shannon ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Rafael Delong ... key grip
Luis García ... gaffer (as Luis Garcia)
Emil Oster ... camera operator
Manuel Santaella ... camera operator
Salvador 'Apache' Serrano ... crane grip (as Salvador Serrano)
Ray Zink ... generator operator
Sidney Ray Baldwin ... camera intern (uncredited)
Dennis O'Sullivan ... camera assistant (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Adolfo Ramírez ... wardrobe (as Adolfo Ramirez Jr.)
Ermon Sessions ... wardrobe (as Erman Sessions)

Editorial Department 

Don Dittmar ... color timer
Garner M.J. Morris ... assistant film editor
Jason Starks ... apprentice film editor

Music Department 

Else Blangsted ... music editor
Don Brooks ... musician: base harmonica
Brownie McGhee ... musician
Sonny Terry ... musician

Transportation Department 

Vern Jacobs ... driver (uncredited)
Paul Muhe ... driver: Chapman crane (uncredited)
Ray Stinton ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew 

Malcolm Atterbury Jr. ... script supervisor
Jose Haro ... location contact
'Chico' Hernandez ... wrangler (as Jose Maria Hernandez)
Maury Nemoy ... titles
Alice Spivak ... dialogue coach
Alfonso Sánchez Tello ... production consultant (as Alfonso Sanchez Tello)
Walter Burrell ... publicist (uncredited)
Carole Gister ... assistant to producer (uncredited)
'Chema' Hernandez ... livestock coordinator (uncredited)
Harry Kryhoda ... auditor (uncredited)
Sherry Meller ... secretary (uncredited)
Esperanza Vasquez ... script supervisor intern (uncredited)

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