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The Dark (1979) Poster

(1979)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

John 'Bud' Cardos
Tobe Hooper ... (replaced by John Cardos) (uncredited)

Writing Credits  

Stanford Whitmore ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order)  

...
Roy Warner / Steve Dupree
...
Zoe Owens
...
Det. Dave Mooney
...
Sherman 'Sherm' Moss
...
Police Captain Speer (as Warren Kemmerling)
...
Detective Jack Bresler
Jacquelyn Hyde ...
De Renzy
...
...
Courtney Floyd
...
The Dark
Bill Derringer ...
Herman Burmeister (as William Derringer)
Jay Lawrence ...
Jim Hampton
Russ Marin ...
Dr. Baranowski
...
Henry Lydell
Mel Anderson ...
Policeman
...
Policeman
Horton Willis ...
Policeman
...
Max
Paula Crist ...
Stewardess
Joanna Kirk ...
Stewardess
Erik Howell ...
Mr. Antwine
Ron Iglesias ...
Rudy
...
Young Man
Sandra McCulley ...
Carhop
Valla Rae McDade ...
Camille
Ken Minyard ...
T.V. Sportscaster
Monica Peterson ...
Mrs. Lydell
Penny Ann Phillips ...
Zelza
Jeffrey Reese ...
Randy Morse
...
Shelly Warner (as Kathy Richards)
...
Corn Rows
Gary Littlejohn ...
Policeman
Mickey Alzola ...
Policeman
Everett Creach ...
Policeman
Ernest Robinson ...
Policeman
Robert Sizer ...
State Trooper
Gene McLaughlin ...
Policeman
Mickey Guinn ...
Policeman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Blessent ...
Policeman (uncredited)
...
Hardhat Worker (uncredited)
Jerry Jensen ...
Bar Customer (uncredited)
...
Girl in Bikini (uncredited)
Phillip Mote ...
Crowd Protestor #2 (uncredited)
...
Angie (uncredited)
Vern Stierman ...
The Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Kristephan Warren-Stevens ...
Crowd Protester (uncredited)
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Produced by 

John 'Bud' Cardos ... producer
Dick Clark ... producer
Igo Kantor ... associate producer
Edward L. Montoro ... producer
Derek Power ... executive producer

Music by 

Roger Kellaway

Cinematography by 

John Arthur Morrill ... director of photography (as John Morrill)

Film Editing by 

Martin Dreffke

Casting By 

Marvin Paige

Production Design by 

Rusty Lipscomb

Set Decoration by 

William Strom ... (as Bill Strom)

Makeup Department 

Kathy Agron ... assistant hair stylist / assistant makeup artist
Steve Neill ... special effects makeup
Ve Neill ... hair stylist / makeup artist

Production Management 

Igo Kantor ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Ray Clevenger ... second unit director
Willard Kirkham ... assistant director
Herb Willis ... assistant director (as Herbert Willis)

Art Department 

George Anderson ... graphics
Steve Rostine ... assistant set decorator

Sound Department 

Irwin Cadden ... sound effects
Bob Dietz ... sound mixer (as Robert Dietz)
Beau Franklin ... boom operator
Christopher Ishii ... sound effects (as Chris Ishii)
Paul Vitello ... sound editor

Special Effects by 

Robbie Knott ... special effects (as Robby Knott)

Visual Effects by 

Peter Kuran ... special animation effects
Harry Moreau ... special animation effects
Rick Taylor ... animation camera operator (uncredited)

Stunts 

Bobby Clark ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department 

James Avery ... key grip
Allen Blaisdell ... second assistant camera (as Allen Lee Blaisdell)
Jeffrey Brown ... electrician / grip
James Clark ... electrician / grip
Hedy Dietz ... still photographer
Lee Frost ... camera operator: second unit
Fred Goodich ... assistant camera: second unit (as Frederic Goodich) / director of photography: additional photography (as Frederic Goodich)
Andrew G. La Marca ... assistant camera: second unit (as Andy La Marca)
Dennis Lowry ... electrician / grip
Michael Montoro ... electrician / grip
Ian Morrison ... electrician / grip
Toby Mussman ... electrician / grip
Spike Nannarello ... gaffer
James O'Donnell ... electrician / grip
Bruce M. Pasternack ... assistant camera: second unit (as Bruce Pastarnack) / still photographer (as Bruce Pastarnack)
Steve Savage ... electrician / grip
Joe Solis ... assistant camera: second unit
Norman Pete Stevens ... best boy
Tim Wawrzeniak ... first assistant camera (as Timothy Wawrzeniak)
Jonathan Woolf ... best boy grip

Casting Department 

Marti Litis ... extras casting
Patricia Ruskin ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Paulette Pasternack ... wardrobe (as Eva Paulette Frye)
Valerae ... wardrobe

Editorial Department 

Oliver Katz ... assistant editor

Location Management 

Paul Heslin ... location manager

Music Department 

Stephen Bushelman ... music editor (as Steve Bushelman)

Transportation Department 

Bruce Hendrix ... driver
Bert Lolley ... driver
Don McCarthy ... transportation chief
Donald Robinson ... driver
Leonard Spears ... driver
Michael Warnecke ... driver

Other crew 

Kathy Agron ... production secretary
Dick Clark ... presenter
Scott Corser ... production assistant
Ken Disque ... production accountant
Michael Hoover ... stand-in
Richard Jaeckel Jr. ... stand-in
Lou Marches ... stand-in
Karen Mattingly ... script supervisor
Joy McManus ... production secretary
Jeffrey Mintz ... production assistant
Edward L. Montoro ... presenter
Joanne Montoro ... production secretary
James H. Neuhausen ... production assistant (as James Neuhausen)
Jim Packer ... production consultant
Karen Reid ... script supervisor
Delilah Shank ... stand-in
Dale Tate ... title designer
Marion C. Tittle ... production accountant
Garrison True ... dialogue coach

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