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Battle Beyond the Stars (1980) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Jimmy T. Murakami
Roger Corman ... (uncredited)

Writing Credits  

John Sayles ... (screenplay)
 
John Sayles ... (story) &
Anne Dyer ... (story)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Nestor 2 (as John Gowens)
Steve Davis ...
Quopeg
Lawrence Steven Meyers ...
Kelvin (as Larry Meyers)
Lara Cody ...
Kelvin
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Nell (voice)
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Zed
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Lux
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Mol
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Fen
Doug Carleson ...
Pok
Ron Ross ...
Dab
Terrence E. McNally ...
Gar (as Terrence McNally)
Galen Thompson ...
Min
Whitney Rydbeck ...
Saunders: Dr. Hephaestus' Staff
Tom Henschel ...
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Yago: Malmori (as Dick Davalos)
Lanny Broyles ...
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Kalo: Malmori (as Robert Reece)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ansley Carlin ...
Wok (uncredited)
Daniel Carlin ...
Pez (uncredited)
Dallas Clarke ...
Askew (uncredited)
Brian Coventry ...
Alien Extra (uncredited)
Rick Davidson ...
Alien Extra (uncredited)
James Dunaway ...
Stretcher Bearer (uncredited)
Kerry Frank ...
Alien Extra (uncredited)
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Alien Extra (uncredited)
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Lettress (uncredited)
Gary D. Robbins ...
Alien Extra (uncredited)
Kimberly Sommer ...
Kintwarna (uncredited)
Dan Thompson ...
Cush (uncredited)
Dan Vincent ...
Alien Extra (uncredited)

Produced by 

Ed Carlin ... producer
Roger Corman ... executive producer
Mary Ann Fisher ... associate producer

Music by 

James Horner

Cinematography by 

Daniel Lacambre ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Allan Holzman
R.J. Kizer

Casting By 

Lisa Mionie

Art Direction by 

Charles William Breen ... (as Charles Breen)
James Cameron ... (as Jim Cameron)

Set Decoration by 

John Zabrucky
Forrest Chadwick ... (uncredited)

Costume Design by 

Durinda Wood ... (as Durinda Rice Wood)

Makeup Department 

Karoly Balazs ... hairdresser (as Charles Balazs)
Sue Dolph ... makeup artist
Ken Horn ... prosthetic assistant
Karen Kubeck ... assistant makeup artist
Michael Lavalley ... prosthetic assistant (as Mike La Valley)
Steve Neill ... prosthetic makeup
Cliff Raven ... makeup artist: Quopeg's tattoo
Thom Shouse ... prosthetic assistant
Rick Stratton ... prosthetic makeup

Production Management 

Michael Bennett ... production manager
Gale Anne Hurd ... assistant production manager (as Gale Hurd)
Aaron Lipstadt ... assistant production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Frank Martinez ... second assistant director
Don Keith Opper ... second assistant director (as Don Opper)
James Sbardellati ... first assistant director (as Jim Sbardellati)

Art Department 

Francesca Bartoccini ... property master
Robert Bovill ... art department
Chris Brightman ... art department
Forrest Chadwick ... carpenter foreman
Jim Childs ... visual consultant
Sharon Compton ... art department coordinator
Dick Davis ... lead man
Douglas Dick ... construction coordinator (as Doug Dick)
Don Dixon ... visual consultant
Tim Duffy ... special props
Jim Dultz ... property master
Alec Gillis ... art department
Alex Hajdu ... assistant art director
Gene Hamm ... props
Kenneth Wayne Hanis ... art department (as Ken Hannis)
David Hodges ... art department
Robert Johnson ... art department
Roger Kelton ... art department
Charles Kern ... art department
Sam Kirson ... visual consultant (as Sam Kearson)
Antony Pedicini ... art department
Tim Rafelson ... art department
Guy Smith ... art department
Paul Strong ... art department
Phil Thomas Jr. ... art department / construction supervisor (as Phil Thomas)
Judi Trevor ... art department (as Judith Treavor)
Christopher Tyner ... art department
Jan Ferris ... designer: jewelry and some props (uncredited) / set designer (uncredited)
Dory Forma ... props (uncredited)
David Halver ... assistant art director (uncredited)
Sam Kirson ... set designer (uncredited)
Jay Koiwai ... painter (uncredited)
Rick Moore ... graphic artist (uncredited)
Eugene P. Rizzardi ... propmaker (uncredited)
Mark A. Shelton ... art department electrician (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Gary C. Bourgeois ... re-recording mixer
Joseph Geisinger ... boom operator (as Joe Geisinger)
Alan Howarth ... special sound effects (as Alan S. Howarth)
Ron Judkins ... sound mixer
Steve Rice ... dialogue editor
David Lewis Yewdall ... supervising sound editor

Special Effects by 

Frank DeMarco ... pyrotechnics
Roger George ... pyrotechnics
Hal Miles ... special effects technician (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Larry Albright ... lighting pieces
Ed Banks ... gaffer: special photographic effects
Stephen Barncard ... effects lighting and props
Chris Brightman ... additional photography: special photographic effects
Isabelle Brightman ... rotoscope/animation/graphic effects
Steve Caldwell ... camera operator: special photographic effects
James Cameron ... additional director of photography: special photographic effects (as Jim Cameron) / miniature design and construction (as Jim Cameron)
Tom Campbell ... additional photography: special photographic effects / engineering: miniature design and construction
Jo Carson ... production manager: special photographic effects
Brian Chin ... miniature design and construction
Chuck Comisky ... producer/supervisor: special photographic effects (as C. Comisky)
John Cruz ... effects lighting and props
Chuck De Cola ... effects lighting and props
George D. Dodge ... director of photography: special photographic effects
Marcia Dripchak ... optical effects supervisor
Steven Elliott ... rotoscope/animation/graphic effects (as Steve Elliott)
Judith Evans ... rotoscope/animation/graphic effects
Michele Ferrone ... production manager: special photographic effects
Randall Frakes ... additional photography: special photographic effects
Deborah Gaydos ... rotoscope/animation/graphic effects
Alec Gillis ... miniature design and construction
Daniel Gross ... rotoscope/animation/graphic effects
Doug Hall ... effects lighting and props
Ken Jones ... technical director: special photographic effects (as Dr. Ken Jones)
Rob Maine ... additional photography: special photographic effects (as Robert Maine)
Austin McKinney ... additional director of photography: special photographic effects
René Meunier ... optical lineup
Josh Morton ... additional director of photography: special photographic effects (as Joshua Morton)
John Muto ... rotoscope/animation/graphic effects
Eric Peterson ... additional photography: special photographic effects
Tony Randel ... editor: special photographic effects (as Anthony Randel)
Jack Reed ... effects lighting and props
Peter Regla ... optical consultant
David Riley ... additional photography: special photographic effects
Maury Schallock ... supervisor: model design and construction
Dennis Skotak ... director of photography: special photographic effects / miniature design and construction
Robert Skotak ... miniature design and construction / special designs/effects creations
Dan Slater ... optical consultant
Dan Smith ... camera operator: special photographic effects
Carolyn Strauss ... additional photography: special photographic effects
Pat Sweeney ... additional photography: special photographic effects
Jonas Thaler ... optical editorial (as Jon Thaler)
Pat Thompson ... miniature design and construction
Melissa Tripp ... assistant editor: special photographic effects
Paul Turner ... effects lighting supervisor
Nina Vlahos ... editor: special photographic effects
Gary Wagner ... additional photography: special photographic effects
Susan Welsh ... assistant editor: special photographic effects
Barry Zetlin ... rotoscope/animation/graphic effects
Rob Maine ... miniature process projection (uncredited)
Mike Warren ... optical effects (uncredited)

Stunts 

Tim Gallin ... stunts
Kenny Bates ... stunts (uncredited)
James Rekart ... utility stunts (uncredited)
Gene Witham ... utility stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

John K. Adams ... electrician
Ben Batzdorff ... key grip (as Ben Batzdorf)
Michael Bolner ... best boy
Greg Callahan ... electrical supervisor
Paul Elliott ... camera operator (as Paul Elliot)
Steven Finestone ... first assistant camera (as Steve Finestone)
Grant Fratt ... grip
James J. Gilson ... rigging gaffer (as Jim Gilson)
Brenda Haverstock ... electrician
Paul Hodara ... "Dial-A-Date" projections (as Paul Sterling Hodara) / still photographer (as Paul Sterling Hodara)
Arthur Holtz ... gaffer
Robert Hutchinson ... electrician
Larry Markart ... second assistant camera
Tom McGrath ... grip
Terry Moore ... electrical supervisor
David W. Nims ... grip (as David Nims)
David O'Connell ... electrician
Craig Storper ... grip

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Jan Ferris ... jewelry designer
Timaree McCormick ... assistant costume designer
Sara Nelson ... wardrobe assistant
Daniel Orlandi ... wardrobe assistant

Editorial Department 

John K. Adams ... assistant editor
Debra Chiate ... assistant editor (as Debbie Chiate)
Jeff Shank ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Greg Fulginiti ... music engineer (uncredited)
David Newman ... conductor (uncredited)

Other crew 

Todd Allan ... production assistant
Jane Covner ... unit publicist
Mike Fairman ... production assistant (as Mike Farman)
Clark Henderson ... craft service
Amy Kenney ... production assistant
Sharon Kirkpatrick ... script supervisor
Betsy Magruder ... production coordinator
Wade Mayer ... production assistant
Eric Morris ... dialogue director
Gregory Orr ... production assistant
Tom Plant ... auditor
Charles Skouras III ... production coordinator
Rob Snyder ... production assistant
Carolyn Strauss ... titles
Petro Vlahos ... technical advisor
Mark Witzer ... production assistant

Thanks 

Peter Anderson ... special thanks
Eli Cyngiser ... special thanks
Walt Dodge ... special thanks
Edi Murway ... special thanks
Ease Owyeung ... special thanks
Jack Rabin ... special thanks

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Company Credits | Filming & Production | Technical Specs

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