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The Amateur (1981) Poster

(1981)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Charles Jarrott

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Robert Littell ... (novel)
Robert Littell ... (screenplay)
Diana Maddox

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Charles Heller
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Professor Lakos
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Elisabeth
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Brewer
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Schraeger
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Rutledge
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Molton
...
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Anderson
Miguel Fernandes ...
Botaro
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Rodzenko
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Porter
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Argus
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Gretchen
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Sarah
Vladimír Valenta ...
Uncle Ludwig
Vlasta Vrana ...
Guide
Neil Dainard ...
Slater
Larry Perkins ...
Sharp-Eyed Man (as Lee Broker)
Tedde Moore ...
Newscaster
Maruska Stankova ...
Eva Lakos
Iréna Mayeska ...
Woman Clerk
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Terrorist #4
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U.S. Consul
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CIA Security Guard
Guy Sanvido ...
News Vendor
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Ambassador Neville
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Chancellor (as Walter Reyer)
Peter Wolsdorff ...
General Felder
Henry Gomez ...
Master Sergeant
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Waitress (as Erin Flannery)
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Teenage Girl #1
Susan Young ...
Teenage Girl #2
Anthony Kramreither ...
TV Director
Paul Reymont ...
TV Technician
Aubrey Taylor ...
Doorman
Roman Chabursky ...
Busboy
Bob Lem ...
Nakamura
Fred Culik ...
Martin
Peter Langley ...
Demolitions Expert
Harry Hornisch ...
Watcher
Helmut Gräf ...
Taxi Driver
Wally Bondarenko ...
Czech Detective
Zdenek Gruner ...
Czech Officer
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Produced by 

Garth H. Drabinsky ... producer
Mario Kassar ... executive producer
Joel B. Michaels ... producer
Andrew G. Vajna ... executive producer (as Andrew Vajna)

Music by 

Kenneth Wannberg

Cinematography by 

John Coquillon

Film Editing by 

Stephan Fanfara

Production Design by 

Trevor Williams

Art Direction by 

Richard Wilcox

Set Decoration by 

Rondi Johnson
Steve Shewchuk

Costume Design by 

Suzanne Grace

Makeup Department 

Ken Brooke ... makeup artist
Margarete Ehringer ... hair stylist assistant: Vienna / makeup assistant: Vienna
Patricia Green ... assistant makeup artist
James Keeler ... hair stylist
Albert Paradis ... assistant hair stylist

Production Management 

Andreas Debowski ... assistant production manager: Vienna
Otto Boris Dworak ... production manager
Hannah Hempstead ... production supervisor: Vienna
Marilyn Stonehouse ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Jon Anderson ... first assistant director
Gusti Brunjes-Goldschwendt ... assistant director: Vienna (as Gusti Brunjes)
Richard Halsey ... second unit director
Otta Hanus ... second assistant director
Robert Wertheimer ... third assistant director (as Bob Wertheimer)

Art Department 

Guenter Bartlik ... scenic artist
John 'Frenchie' Berger ... property master (as John Berger)
Reinhard Binder ... prop assistant: Vienna
Richard Harrison ... draughtsman
Willi Holst ... head painter
Jiri Juda ... property buyer: Vienna
Denis Kirkham ... assistant set decorator
Herwig Libowitzky ... art director: Vienna
Ron MacMillan ... construction supervisor
John 'Butch' Rose ... assistant property master (as John C. Rose)

Sound Department 

Dennis Drummond ... sound effects editor
Wayne Griffin ... sound effects editor
Austin Grimaldi ... re-recording mixer
Joe Grimaldi ... re-recording mixer
Herb Heritage ... boom operator (as Herbert Heritage)
Michael O'Farrell ... sound effects editor
Dino Pigat ... re-recording mixer
Michael Rea ... assistant sound effects editor
Peter Shewchuk ... sound mixer
John Szoges ... assistant sound effects editor
Andy Malcolm ... foley artist (uncredited)
Don White ... foley recording mixer (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Michael Clifford ... special effects
Leland 'Bud' Fisher ... special effects
Gene Grigg ... special effects

Stunts 

Robert Hannah ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department 

Robert Crone ... Steadicam operator
John Davidson ... grip
James Devis ... camera operator: second unit
Tony Eldridge ... best boy
Norbert Erben ... electrician: Vienna
Ron Gillham ... key grip
Glen Goodchild ... best boy grip
Wayne Goodchild ... grip
Waldemar Haidinger ... electrician: Vienna
Peter Holba ... grip: Vienna
Chris Holmes ... gaffer
Sam Hughes ... electrician
Erich Kristufek ... gaffer: Vienna
Walter Lobarzewski ... electrician: Vienna
David A. Makin ... second assistant camera (as David Makin)
Richard G. Mason ... underwater camera operator
Anton Pfneisl ... electrician: Vienna
Herb Reischl Sr. ... generator operator
Eduard Richter ... grip: Vienna
Mike Rutter ... camera operator: second unit (as Michael Rutter)
Thom Ryan ... first assistant camera
Robert Saad ... underwater camera operator
John Spurrell ... electrician
Shin Sugino ... still photographer
Jimmy Turrell ... camera operator
Adolf Wazin ... generator operator

Casting Department 

Jane Feinberg ... casting: USA
Mike Fenton ... casting: USA

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Lena Ilgisonis ... wardrobe assistant: Vienna
Aleida MacDonald ... wardrobe mistress
Nadia Ongaro ... wardrobe assistant

Editorial Department 

Richard Halsey ... supervising editor
Bruce Lange ... assistant film editor
Marta Nielsen ... second assistant film editor

Location Management 

Michael Brownstone ... location manager
Stuart Neumann ... location manager: Washington D.C.

Music Department 

Leonard A. Engel ... music mixer supervisor (as Len Engel)
Eric Tomlinson ... music recordist
Albert Woodbury ... orchestrator

Transportation Department 

Bill Jackson ... transportation coordinator

Other crew 

James Carruthers ... craft service
Victoria Eves ... production secretary: Washington D.C.
Lynda Friendly ... unit publicist
Isabelle Groote ... production assistant: Vienna
Gerda Haller ... production secretary: Vienna
Angela Heald ... production secretary
Joanne Jackson ... production accountant
Connie Josefs ... script researcher
Margo Ley ... assistant to director
Margaret Livingston ... executive assistant to producers
Suzanne Lore ... production coordinator
Lyn Lucibello ... production accountant
Carl Lawrence Ludwig ... production assistant: Vienna
Sandra Marley ... script supervisor (as Sandra Ulosevich Marley)
Patracian McCarthy ... assistant to producers
Heather McIntosh ... production controller
Tom Pinteric ... production assistant
Douy Swofford ... title designer
Lorraine Valentine ... production accountant
Rich Watts ... production assistant
Alan Zweig ... production assistant
Crew verified as complete

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