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Leadbelly (1976) Poster

(1976)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Gordon Parks

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Ernest Kinoy

Cast (in credits order)  

...
Huddie Ledbetter
Paul Benjamin ...
Wes Ledbetter
...
Miss Eula
Alan Manson ...
Captain Freeman
...
Dicklicker
...
Blind Lemon Jefferson
James Brodhead ...
John Lomax
John Henry Faulk ...
Gov. Pat Neff
Vivian Bonnell ...
Old Lady
Dana Manno ...
Margaret Judd
...
Sally Ledbetter
Rhetta Greene ...
Lethe (as Loretta Greene)
Valerie Odell ...
Amy
Rozaa Jean ...
Sugar Tit
Melba Englander ...
Evaline
Peter Harrell ...
Ally George
...
Archie (as Earnest L. Hudson)
John McDonald ...
Tom Pruitt
Leonard Wrentz ...
Guard
William Wintersole ...
Sheriff Gibbons
Carole Lamond ...
Laura May
Pamela Singleton ...
Fat Bessie
George Williams ...
Shorty
Timothy Pickard ...
Gray Man
William Creamer ...
Conductor
Dearl Croft ...
Frank
John C. Johnson ...
Will
Bill Woodard ...
Alex
Robert C. Farrow ...
Blacksmith
B.T. Henderson ...
Boss #1
Denny Arnold ...
Boss #2
James Taylor ...
Dog Boy
Drew Thomas ...
Sharecropper
John Keith ...
Guard
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Produced by 

David Frost ... executive producer
Jack Grossberg ... executive producer
Marc Merson ... producer

Music by 

Fred Karlin

Cinematography by 

Bruce Surtees

Film Editing by 

Moe Howard
Thomas Penick

Production Design by 

Robert F. Boyle

Set Decoration by 

John A. Kuri

Production Management 

Lindsley Parsons Jr. ... executive production manager: Paramount (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Les Landau ... assistant director

Stunts 

Denny Arnold ... stunts
Jim Burk ... stunts
Harold Jones ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Oscar Barber ... camera operator
William D. Barber ... second assistant camera
Timothy E. Wade ... first assistant camera
Mike Redding ... crane operator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Mark Lyon ... production assistant

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