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The Harder They Come (1972) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Perry Henzell

Writing Credits  

Perry Henzell ... (written by) &
Trevor D. Rhone ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Janet Bartley ...
Elsa
Carl Bradshaw ...
Jose Smith
Ras Daniel Hartman ...
Pedro
Basil Keane ...
Preacher
Bob Charlton ...
Hilton
Winston Stona ...
Detective Ray Jones
Lucia White ...
Volair Johnson ...
Pushcart Boy
Beverly Anderson ...
Housewife
Clover Lewis ...
Market Woman
Elijah Chambers ...
Longa
Prince Buster ...
Ed 'Bim' Lewis ...
Photographer
Bobby Loban ...
Fitz
Joanne Dunn ...
Barmaid
Adrian Robinson ...
Editor
Don Topping ...
DJ
Karl Leslie ...
Freddie
Sandra Redwood ...
Girl
Ula Fraser ...
Elsa Friend
Carol Lawes ...
Elsa Friend
Aston 'Bam' Winter ...
Drunk
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Toots Hibbert ...
Himself (uncredited)

Produced by 

Perry Henzell ... producer
Stephen A. Housden ... executive producer (2007 restored version)
S. Leigh Savidge ... executive producer (restored version)
Jeff Scheftel ... producer (30th Anniversary DVD)
Chris Blackwell ... executive producer (uncredited)
Yvonne Brewster ... associate producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Jimmy Cliff
Desmond Dekker
The Slickers

Cinematography by 

Peter Jessop
David McDonald
Franklyn St. Juste

Film Editing by 

Seicland Anderson
John Victor-Smith
Richard White

Art Direction by 

Sally Henzell

Production Management 

Yvonne Jones ... production manager
Scott Michael Nabat ... post-production supervisor (2006 restoration)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Robert Russell ... assistant director
Tony Straw ... assistant director

Sound Department 

Bob Povey ... sound
Burning Spear ... sound (as Winston Rodney)

Stunts 

Alton Ellis ... stunt double: Jimmy Cliff

Camera and Electrical Department 

Ernest Davis ... assistant camera
Roy Marsden ... gaffer

Editorial Department 

Marlene Fletcher ... supervising editor
Jeremy Thomas ... assistant editor

Other crew 

John Solie ... cover illustrator

Thanks 

Laura Ferguson ... special thanks

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Company Credits | Filming Locations | Technical Specs

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