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Blow Out (1981) Poster

(1981)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Brian De Palma

Writing Credits  

Brian De Palma ... (written by)
 
Bill Mesce Jr. ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Peter Boyden ...
Sam
Curt May ...
John Aquino ...
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Deborah Everton ...
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Detective at Hospital
Missy Cleveland ...
Coed Lover (as Amanda Cleveland)
Roger Wilson ...
Lori-Nan Engler ...
Sue
Cindy Manion ...
Dancing Coed
Missy Crutchfield ...
Dancing Coed (as Missy O'Shea)
Marcy Bigelman ...
Ecstatic Coed
Ann Kelly ...
Studious Coed
Dean Bennett ...
Campus Guard
John Coppolino Jr. ...
Maniac
Archie Lang ...
Mixer
Dave Roberts ...
Anchorman
Claire Carter ...
Anchorwoman
Maurice Copeland ...
John Hoffmeister ...
Governor McRyan
David De Felice ...
Boy Lover
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Girl Lover
Thomas J. McCarthy ...
Policeman at Hospital (as Tom McCarthy)
Reginald M. Wallace ...
Policeman at Hospital
Robert L. Penrose ...
Hospital Administrator
Larry Woody ...
Doctor
Dick McGarvin ...
TV Newscaster
Michael Borghese ...
Newsdealer
Rossana Fichera ...
Receptionist
James Jeter ...
Film Lab Man
Luddy Tramontana ...
Freddie Corso
Sid Doherty ...
Cop in Car
Milt Fields ...
Mobster
Bud Seese ...
Corrupt Captain
Maureen Sullivan ...
First Murder Victim
Brian Corrigan ...
Cop at Karp's Office
Elaine Filoon ...
Screamer
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Betty
Tim Choate ...
Sailor
B.J. Cyrus ...
Sailor's Friend
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Sailor's Friend (as Dave De Angelis)
Thomas Finn ...
Sailor's Friend
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Sailor's Friend
Henry Cohen ...
Ambulance Attendant
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Ambulance Attendant
William Tarman ...
Security Guard
Michael Tearson ...
Hawker
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Train Passenger (uncredited)
Ernest McClure ...
Jim (uncredited)
Susan Wool-Rush ...
Witness (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Fred C. Caruso ... executive producer (as Fred Caruso)
George Litto ... producer

Music by 

Pino Donaggio

Cinematography by 

Vilmos Zsigmond ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Paul Hirsch

Casting By 

Lynn Stalmaster

Production Design by 

Paul Sylbert

Set Decoration by 

Bruce Weintraub

Costume Design by 

Vicki Sánchez ... (as Vicki Sanchez)

Makeup Department 

Joe Cranzano ... makeup artist: Nancy Allen (as Joseph Cranzano)
Leo Lotito Jr. ... makeup artist (as Leo Lotito)
Vivian McAteer ... hair stylist
Lyndell Quiyou ... hair stylist: Nancy Allen (as Lyn Quiyou)

Production Management 

Fred C. Caruso ... production manager (as Fred Caruso)
Robert Rothbard ... unit manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

James Dillon ... dga trainee
John G. Fox ... second unit director (as John Fox)
Lewis Gould ... second assistant director
Joe Napolitano ... first assistant director

Art Department 

Joe Acord ... construction coordinator
Tom Bartholomew ... scenic chargeman
Irwin 'Eppy' Epstein ... drapery man (as Irwin Epstein)
Drew H. Fash ... property assistant
Mark Hollingsworth ... prop man
Moe Larson ... set painter
Daniel Loren May ... lead man (as Dan May)
Jim McGee ... construction foreman
Erik L. Nelson ... property master (as Erik Nelson)
Jeannine Oppewall ... set designer
Christopher Sylbert ... scenic chargeman

Sound Department 

Randall Coleman ... assistant sound editor
Lowell Mate ... dialogue loop editor
Michael Moyse ... sound editor (as Michel Moyse)
Dan Sable ... supervising sound editor
James M. Tanenbaum ... sound mixer (as James Tanenbaum)
Rimas Tumasonis ... boom operator
Dick Vorisek ... sound re-recording supervisor
Tom Fleischman ... sound re-recording mixer (uncredited)
Brian L. McCarty ... boom operator (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Calvin Joe Acord ... special effects foreman (as Calvin Acord)
David Domeyer ... special effects (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Bill Hansard ... process coordinator
Don Hansard ... process coordinator

Stunts 

Rick Avery ... stunt double: John Travolta
Carey Loftin ... stunt coordinator
Durrell Nelson ... stunts
Mike Pridgen ... stunts
May Boss ... stunts (uncredited)
Leslie Hoffman ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Dick Deats ... key grip (as Richard Deats)
Jim Dyer ... best boy grip
Michael Gershman ... assistant camera
Louis Goldman ... still photographer
Michael Green ... second assistant camera
Jan Kiesser ... camera operator
John Kirk ... best boy
Rick Martens ... gaffer
Rexford L. Metz ... underwater director of photography
Ken Nishino ... second assistant camera
Chuck Nolen ... still photographer
Gary Parker ... dolly grip
Jonathan Smith ... assistant camera
Larry Whitehead ... rig electrician
Garrett Brown ... Steadicam operator (uncredited)
László Kovács ... additional photographer (uncredited)
Gary Muller ... first assistant camera: additional photography (uncredited)
Scott Rathner ... additional second assistant camera (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Lisa Freiberger ... casting associate
Joanna Oberman ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sandy Berke Jordan ... key costumer (as Sandra Berke)
Claudia Everett ... wardrobe assistant
Laurie Riley ... costumer
Ann Roth ... costume designer: Nancy Allen
Elizabeth Wasielewsky ... wardrobe assistant

Editorial Department 

Donah Bassett ... negative cutter
Lisa J. Levine ... apprentice editor
Mark Rathaus ... apprentice editor
Gina Roose ... assistant editor
Joe Gawler ... video colorist (uncredited)

Music Department 

Tom Jung ... music recording engineer
Jacquie Litto ... music coordinator
Robert Q. Lovett ... music editor
Natale Massara ... conductor
Ralph Berliner ... composer: additional music (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Arthur F. 'Mickey' McAteer ... transportation coordinator (as Mickey McAteer)

Other crew 

Aaron Barsky ... set production assistant
Susan Bartholomew ... production secretary
Debbie Brenner ... assistant: Miss Allen
Al Cerullo ... helicopter pilot
James Donahue ... production assistant
Joan Edwards ... assistant: Mr. Travolta
John G. Fox ... technical consultant (as John Fox)
Carin I. Gronhagen ... assistant auditor (as Carin Grönhagen)
T.J. Healy II ... production assistant
Gary Hill ... assistant: Brian Depalma
George Hill ... studio manager
Gail Kearns ... assistant: Mr. Litto
Ted Kurdyla ... location manager
Bob Le Mond ... production consultant
Linda Lee ... assistant: Mr. Litto
Shari Leibowitz ... production office coordinator
Ramona Lenny ... dialogue coach
Tom Miller ... unit publicist
Chuck Nolen ... location scout
Robert Rothbard ... location coordinator
Victor T. Salant ... auditor
Hannah Scheel ... script supervisor
Clayton Townsend ... special production assistant
Lois Zetter ... production consultant

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