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The Great Santini (1979) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Lewis John Carlino

Writing Credits  

Pat Conroy ... (novel)
 
Lewis John Carlino ... (written for the screen by)
 
Herman Raucher ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Lt. Col. 'Bull' Meechum
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Lillian Meechum
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Mary Anne Meechum
Julie Anne Haddock ...
Karen Meechum
Brian Andrews ...
Matthew Meechum
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Toomer Smalls
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Arrabella Smalls
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Red Petus
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Col. Virgil Hedgepath
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Col. Varney
Bennett Liss ...
Cpl. Atcherly
Joe Dorsey ...
Coach Spinks
David Frankham ...
Capt. Weber
Jan Stratton ...
Mrs. Weber
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Lt. Sammy
W.K. Stratton ...
Ace
Lew Horn ...
Capt. Brookout
Michael Rougas ...
Col. J.S. Mullinax
Al Garcia ...
Pedro
Stacy MacGregor ...
Leroy
Harold B. Bibey ...
Hedgepath's Sergeant
Gordon Gene Jones ...
Bartender
Harry Pickins Porth ...
Squadron Executive Officer
Albert Smith ...
Hobie Simms
Walter Gay ...
Man at Shrimp Dock
Wendell Gregory ...
Shrimp Header
Bill Nelson ...
1st Cousin
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2nd Cousin
Wayne Sharpnack ...
Mac
Morris Phifer ...
Air Traffic Controller Sergeant
Brad Baldwin ...
Radar Operator Sergeant
Ronnie Cross ...
Honor Guard Sergeant
Timothy Norton ...
Jim Don
Richard Horswell ...
Art
Ronald Garrett Jr. ...
Pinkie
Hank Chappell ...
Mumford
Reggie Malphrus ...
Abbot
Doyle Kelley ...
1st Referee
Larry Burke ...
2nd Referee
K.C. Stiglbauer ...
Basketball player
Randy Cauthen ...
Basketball player
Tom Conroy ...
Basketball player
Lance Snyder ...
Basketball player
Tony Langdale ...
Basketball player
Gary Towles ...
Basketball player
Ray Nix ...
Basketball player
Chip Upchurch ...
Basketball Player
Nicole von der Heyde ...
Cheerleader
Nancy Black ...
Cheerleader
Lisa Collins ...
Cheerleader
Kim Duncan ...
Cheerleader
Claudette Evans ...
Cheerleader
Carol Monson ...
Cheerleader
Tara Hudson ...
Cheerleader
Sandra Patterson ...
Cheerleader
Holly Malphrus ...
Cheerleader
Sarah Sanford ...
Cheerleader
Denise Walker ...
Cheerleader
Edwina Dawn Tucker ...
Cheerleader
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Busboy (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Charles A. Pratt ... producer

Music by 

Elmer Bernstein

Cinematography by 

Ralph Woolsey

Film Editing by 

Houseley Stevenson Jr. ... (as Houseley Stevenson)

Casting By 

Irving Lande

Production Design by 

Jack Poplin

Set Decoration by 

Jeff Haley
Donald J. Sullivan ... (as Don Sullivan)

Makeup Department 

Lon Bentley ... makeup artist
Andy Ciannella ... makeup artist: New York (as Andy Cianella)
Lynn Del Kail ... hair stylist

Production Management 

Sally J. Fitzhenry ... post-production supervisor
Floyd Joyer ... unit production manager
John Pommer ... executive in charge of production (as John E. Pommer)
Ken Swor ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Edward D. Markley ... first assistant director (as Edward Markley)
Ken Swor ... first assistant director
Jonathan Giles Zimmerman ... second assistant director (as Jonathan Zimmerman)

Art Department 

Michael Dunn ... property master (as Mike Dunn)
Sylvio Fama ... propmaker
Wally Graham ... construction coordinator
Mike Humburger ... lead man
Ed Meena ... lead man
Edmund Villa ... assistant property master (as Ed Villa)

Sound Department 

Lee Alexander ... production sound mixer
David Dockendorf ... sound re-recording mixer
Teri E. Dorman ... sound editor
Jerry Jacobson ... loop editor (as Jerry M. Jacobson)
James J. Klinger ... supervising sound editor

Special Effects by 

Ken Pepiot ... special effects

Stunts 

Bennie E. Dobbins ... stunt coordinator (as Bennie Dobbins)
Monty Jordan ... stunt double (uncredited)
Conrad E. Palmisano ... stunt double: Michael O' Keefe (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Don Biller ... first assistant camera: New York
Arthur Brooker ... key grip (as Art Brooker)
Catharine Bushnell ... still photographer: New York
Alan R. Disler ... first assistant camera (as Alan Disler)
David Greene ... second assistant camera: New York
George Holmes ... gaffer
Larry Keys ... second electrician (as Larry Keyes)
Richard C. Kratina ... director of photography: New York (as Dick Kratina)
Stan McClain ... assistant camera: aerial unit (as Stan McClean)
David B. Nowell ... aerial camera operator (as David Nowell)
Richard Redlin ... second grip
William H. Steiner ... camera operator: New York (as William Steiner)

Casting Department 

Jo Doster ... local casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Michael W. Hoffman ... costumer (as Mike Hoffman)
Christine Zamiara ... costumer (as Chris Zamiara)

Editorial Department 

George Folsey Jr. ... consulting editor
David Strohmaier ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Else Blangsted ... music editor
John Norman ... scoring mixer
Elmer Bernstein ... conductor (uncredited)
Peter Bernstein ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Alan Broadbent ... musician: keyboards (uncredited)
Franklin Jones Jr. ... score recording engineer and score mix engineer (uncredited)
William Kraft ... musician: percussion (uncredited)
David Spear ... conductor (uncredited) / orchestrator (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

George Alden ... transportation captain
Eddie Lee Voelker ... transportation co-captain (as Ed Voelker)

Other crew 

Jill Chadwick ... production assistant (as Jill D. Chadwick)
P.C.G. Coulter ... technical advisor (as Capt. P.C.G. Coulter)
Jan Dennehy ... location auditor (as Janice Elan)
Hunt Downs ... unit publicist
Sean Kevin Fitzpatrick ... development executive: BCP
Fred Hesper ... bee consultant
Cindy James ... dog trainer
Clay Lacy ... aerial sequences
Ted Langwell ... assistant to production executive
Betsy Norton ... script supervisor
Tobi C. Singleton ... production coordinator
Jean Weyand ... assistant to unit publicist
Jay Brown ... production assistant (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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