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The Candidate (1972) Poster

(1972)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Michael Ritchie

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Jeremy Larner

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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...
Marvin Lucas
...
John J. McKay
Don Porter ...
Senator Crocker Jarmon
...
Klein
Karen Carlson ...
Nancy McKay
Quinn K. Redeker ...
Rick Jenkin (as Quinn Redeker)
Morgan Upton ...
Wally Henderson
...
Paul Corliss
...
Floyd J. Starkey
Christopher Pray ...
David (as Chris Prey)
Joe Miksak ...
Neil Atkinson
Jenny Sullivan ...
Lynn
Tom Dahlgren ...
Pilot
Gerald Hiken ...
Station Manager
Jason Goodrow ...
Boy in commercial
Robert De Anda ...
Jaime
Robert Goldsby ...
Fleischer
Mike Barnicle ...
Wilson (as Michael Barnicle)
Lois Foraker ...
Large girl
David Moody ...
Watts Heckler
George Meyer ...
Man in Urinal
Dudley Knight ...
Magazine Editor
Fred L. Van Amburg ...
Himself (ABC) (as Van Amburg)
Richard Bergholtz ...
Himself
Jesse Birnbaum ...
Himself
Ken Cory ...
Himself (as Assemblyman Ken Cory)
Alan Cranston ...
Himself (as Senator Alan Cranston)
Judy Fayard ...
Herself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Leslie Allen ...
Mabel
Mark Anger ...
(as Irving Israel)
Gene S. Cantamessa ...
(as Gene Cantamessa)
Maury Green ...
Himself
Cedrick Hardman ...
Himself
Hubert H. Humphrey ...
Himself (as Senator Hubert H. Humphrey)
Lu Hurley ...
Himself
Ken Jones ...
Himself
Walter Karabian ...
Himself
Grover Lewis ...
Himself
Gary Liddiard
...
Himself (as Senator George McGovern)
...
Himself (as Terry McGovern)
Robert Moretti ...
Himself (as Assemblyman Robert Moretti)
Harvey Orkin ...
Himself
Julie Payne ...
Woman
Rollin Post ...
Himself
Dick Poston
Nelson Rising
Elsie Ritchie
...
Howard K. Smith
Bill Stout ...
Himself (CSS)
...
Voice of McKay, Narrator (voice)
John V. Tunney ...
Himself (as Senator John V. Tunney)
Jesse M. Unruh ...
Himself
Jerome Waldie ...
Himself (as Congressman Jerry Waldie)
Ward Wardman
Dick Whittington ...
Himself
...
Herself
Sam Yorty ...
Himself (as Mayor Sam Yorty)
Rocky Buzzini ...
Young Boy at Rally (uncredited)
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Mr. Rich (uncredited)
...
Voice of Jarmon, Narrator (uncredited)
Michael L. Davis ...
Press Photographer (uncredited)
Susan Demott ...
Groupie (uncredited)
...
Dinner MC (uncredited)
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McKay's High School Friend (uncredited)
Stanley Tretick ...
Photographer (uncredited)
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Himself (on TV) (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Walter Coblenz ... producer
Nelson Rising ... associate producer
Robert Redford ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

John Rubinstein

Cinematography by 

Victor J. Kemper

Film Editing by 

Robert Estrin
Richard A. Harris

Casting By 

Hoyt Bowers

Production Design by 

Gene Callahan

Set Decoration by 

Patrizia von Brandenstein

Costume Design by 

Patricia Norris

Makeup Department 

Gary Liddiard ... makeup artist

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Michael Daves ... assistant director
Albert Shepard ... second assistant director

Art Department 

Ted Moehnke ... set dresser
Patrizia von Brandenstein ... set designer
Doug von Koss ... property master (as Doug Von Koss)
Burt C. Wiley ... assistant property master (as Burt Wiley)

Sound Department 

Gene S. Cantamessa ... sound mixer (as Gene Cantamessa)
James Nelson ... sound effects
Richard Portman ... dubbing mixer
Bob Sheridan ... boom operator

Camera and Electrical Department 

Howard Bingham ... still photographer
Ray De La Motte ... first assistant camera (as Ray de la Motte)
Dick Dova ... best boy (as Richard Spah)
Joe Dunnigan ... gaffer (as Joseph Dunnigan)
Eduardo Fabio ... electrician
Jack Kirkwood ... advance gaffer
John Korty ... director of photography: second unit
Keith Mason ... key grip
Richard Paup ... first assistant camera
Roger Shearman ... camera operator (as Roger Sherman Jr.)
Edward Washington ... second assistant camera
Les Zell ... second assistant camera
Stanley Tretick ... still photographer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Bernie Pollack ... costume supervisor / costumer

Editorial Department 

Jill Godmilow ... assistant editor
Marcia Lucas ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Ted Whitfield ... music editor

Transportation Department 

Michael Collins ... transportation
Joseph P. Rotter ... transportation
Henry Travers ... transportation

Other crew 

Michael Britton ... production assistant
Rebecca Britton ... production staff
Donna De Verona ... production staff
Laura Golden ... production staff
Lillian O. MacNeill ... script supervisor (as Lillian MacNeill)
Norman G. Miller ... electronic consultant
Don Record ... title designer
Mary Van Houten ... auditor
Ward Wardman ... location manager
Vernon White ... unit publicist
Luigi Zito ... production staff
Crew believed to be complete

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