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The Swarm (1978) Poster

(1978)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Irwin Allen

Writing Credits  

Arthur Herzog III ... (novel) (as Arthur Herzog)
 
Stirling Silliphant ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Felix
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Anne MacGregor
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Dr. Andrews (as Jose Ferrer)
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Rita (as Patty Duke Astin)
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General Thompson
Christian Juttner ...
Paul Durant
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Dr. Newman
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Dr. Tomas Martinez
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Pete Harris
Elizabeth Rogers ...
Woman Scientist (extended version only)
Doria Cook-Nelson ...
Mrs. Durant (as Doria Cook)
Robert Varney ...
Mr. Durant
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Duty Officer (as Ernie Orsatti)
Patrick Culliton ...
Sheriff Morrison
John Furlong ...
Cameraman
Chris Petersen ...
Hal
Jerry Toomey ...
Eddie
Barbara Costello ...
Receptionist / Nurse (extended version only)
Jenifer Taurins ...
Nurse (extended version only)
David Himes ...
Radioman (extended version only)
Mara Cook ...
Secretary
Joey Eisnach ...
Bee Boy
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Radarman
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Lieutenant
Tony Haig ...
Officer #2
Bill Snider ...
Radarman #2
George F. Simmons ...
Nurse (as George Simmons)
Arell Blanton ...
Sergeant
Trent Dolan ...
Radio Sergeant
John Williams ...
Launching Officer
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Pilot #1 (as Steve Marlo)
Phil Montgomery ...
Mechanic
Jim Galante ...
Doctor (extended version only)
Frank Blair ...
Himself
Marcia Nicholson ...
Captain
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Engineer
Chuck Hayward ...
Standby Engineer
Glenn Charles Lewis ...
Chemical Warfare Guard
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Radio Announcer
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Airman #1
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Airman #2
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Train Passenger (uncredited)
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Colonel's Son (uncredited)
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Wild Lines (uncredited)

Produced by 

Irwin Allen ... producer

Music by 

Jerry Goldsmith

Cinematography by 

Fred J. Koenekamp ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Harold F. Kress

Casting By 

Jack Baur

Production Design by 

Stan Jolley

Set Decoration by 

Stuart A. Reiss ... (as Stuart Reiss)

Costume Design by 

Paul Zastupnevich ... (costumes designed by)

Makeup Department 

Ruby Ford ... hair stylist
Tony Lloyd ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Norman A. Cook ... production manager
George E. Swink ... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Herb Adelman ... second assistant director: trainee
Mike Salamunovich ... assistant director
Skip Surguine ... second assistant director

Art Department 

Ralph Aubert ... property master
Tom Cranham ... production illustrator
Harold Fuhrman ... set designer
Alfred M. Kemper ... set designer
Joseph Musso ... production illustrator
William O'Brien ... assistant art director
Irwin 'Eppy' Epstein ... drapery (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Les Fresholtz ... re-recording mixer
Herman Lewis ... production mixer
Michael Minkler ... re-recording mixer
Randy Nite ... sound editor
Arthur Piantadosi ... re-recording mixer
Allan R. Potter ... sound editor
Robert Gravenor ... sound mixer (uncredited)
Jerry Jacobson ... adr editor (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Howard Jensen ... special effects

Visual Effects by 

L.B. Abbott ... special photographic effects
George D. Dodge ... visual effects (uncredited)
Harold E. Wellman ... process photography (uncredited)

Stunts 

Marneen Fields ... stunt performer
Paul Stader ... stunt coordinator
Brian J. Williams ... stunt performer
Greg Anderson ... stunts (uncredited)
Mickey Caruso ... stunts (uncredited)
Diamond Farnsworth ... stunts (uncredited)
Marneen Fields ... stunts (uncredited)
Lila Finn ... stunts (uncredited)
Chuck Hayward ... stunts (uncredited)
Larry Holt ... stunt performer (uncredited)
Loren Janes ... stunts (uncredited)
Mike Johnson ... stunts (uncredited)
Mags Kavanaugh ... utility stunts (uncredited)
Hubie Kerns Jr. ... stunts (uncredited)
John Moio ... stunt performer (uncredited)
John Nowak ... stunts (uncredited)
Ernie F. Orsatti ... stunts (uncredited)
Paul Stader ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Mike Benson ... camera operator
Hal Landaker ... video supervisor
John Monte ... still photographer
Edward Morey III ... assistant cameraman (as Ed Morey III)
Tony Rivetti ... first assistant camera: "a"camera, 2nd Unit
Bill Ryan ... electronics foreman
Gene Stout ... gaffer
Bob Apger ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Richard Barth ... assistant camera (uncredited)
John Murray ... key grip (uncredited)
Victor Nikaido ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Gordon Paschal ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Serge Poupis ... assistant camera: second unit (uncredited)
Lance Williams ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Bill Young ... grip (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Donah Bassett ... negative cutting
Tim Board ... assistant film editor

Location Management 

Sheridan Dar Reid ... location manager (as Sheridan Reid)

Music Department 

Donald Harris ... music editor
Arthur Morton ... orchestrator
Dan Wallin ... music scoring mixer
Les Fresholtz ... re-scoring mixer (uncredited)
Arthur Piantadosi ... re-scoring mixer (uncredited)

Other crew 

Nancy Claycomb ... production secretary
Al Gail ... production executive
Ron Gruchy ... air force coordinator (as Major Ron Gruchy)
Tony Habeeb ... publicist
Ken Harris ... technical advisor: bee
Fred Hesper ... technical advisor: bee
George Leslie ... cost controller
Steven Marlo ... dialogue coach
Sidney Marshall ... production executive
Julie Pitkanen ... script supervisor
Bill Ryan ... electronic foreman
Art Volpert ... executive assistant to producer

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