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The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Bob Rafelson

Writing Credits  

James M. Cain ... (novel)
 
David Mamet ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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William Traylor ...
Thomas Hill ...
Barlow (as Tom Hill)
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Motorcycle Cop
Brian Farrell ...
Mortenson
Raleigh Bond ...
Insurance Salesman
William Newman ...
Man from Home Town
Albert Henderson ...
Art Beeman
Ken Magee ...
Scoutmaster
Eugene Peterson ...
Doctor
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Goebel
Louis Turenne ...
Ringmaster
Charles B. Jenkins ...
Gas Station Attendant
Dick Balduzzi ...
Sign Man #1
John Furlong ...
Sign Man #2
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Ticket Clerk
Betty Cole ...
Grandmother
Joni Palmer ...
Granddaughter
Ron Flagge ...
Shoeshine Man
Lionel Mark Smith ...
Crapshooter (as Lionel Smith)
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Crapshooter
Frank Arno ...
Crapshooter
Virgil Frye ...
Crapshooter
Kenneth Cervi ...
Crapshooter
Chris Rellias ...
Greek Party (as Chris P. Rellias)
Theodoros A. Karavidas ...
Greek Party
Basil J. Fovos ...
Greek Party
Nick Hasir ...
Greek Party
Demetrios Liappas ...
Greek Party
James O'Connell ...
Judge
William H. McDonald ...
Bailiff
Elsa Raven ...
Matron
Kopi Sotiropulos ...
Greek Mourner
Tom Maier ...
Twin Oaks Customer
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Twin Oaks Customer
Tani Guthrie ...
Twin Oaks Customer
Carolyn Coates ...
Twin Oaks Customer
Jim S. Cash ...
Twin Oaks Customer
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The Salesman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Himself - Dancer (uncredited)
Morgan Blanchard ...
Boy Scout (uncredited)
Luther Fear ...
Jailer (uncredited)
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Boy Scout (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Michael Barlow ... associate producer
Andrew Braunsberg ... executive producer
Charles Mulvehill ... producer
Bob Rafelson ... producer

Music by 

Michael Small

Cinematography by 

Sven Nykvist

Film Editing by 

Graeme Clifford

Casting By 

Terry Liebling

Production Design by 

George Jenkins

Set Decoration by 

Robert Gould

Costume Design by 

Dorothy Jeakins

Makeup Department 

Dorothy J. Pearl ... makeup artist
Toni-Ann Walker ... hair stylist

Production Management 

Gerald R. Molen ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Nick Marck ... second assistant director
Bill Scott ... assistant director (as Bill P. Scott)

Art Department 

Joseph Hurley ... assistant art director
Donald Krafft ... lead man
William Maldonado ... construction coordinator
Ray Mercer Jr. ... property master
Arthur Shippee ... assistant property master (uncredited)
William Ladd Skinner ... set designer (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Bub Asman ... sound effects editor
Robert G. Henderson ... supervising sound effects editor (as Bob Henderson)
Nicholas Vincent Korda ... assistant sound effects editor
Gregg Landaker ... sound re-recording mixer
Steve Maslow ... sound re-recording mixer
Brian L. McCarty ... sound recordist
Alan Robert Murray ... supervising sound editor
Art Rochester ... production sound mixer
Norman B. Schwartz ... dialogue editor
Richard Thornton ... boom operator
Bill Varney ... sound re-recording mixer
Brooke Henderson Ward ... assistant sound effects editor (as Brooke Henderson)

Special Effects by 

Jerry D. Williams ... special effects
Jan Aaris ... special effects foreman (uncredited)
Bruno Van Zeebroeck ... special effects (uncredited)

Stunts 

Tom Elliott ... stunts
Alan Gibbs ... stunts
Richard Epper ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Richmond L. Aguilar ... gaffer (as Richard Aguilar)
Martin G. Beazell ... assistant camera
Earl L. Clark ... assistant camera
Dick Colean ... camera operator
Leonard Lookabaugh ... key grip
Louis Mahler ... video playback operator
Pete Martinez ... video playback operator
Carol McCullough ... still photographer
Michael Nash ... assistant camera
Arnold L. Rich ... camera operator
Paul Caven ... best boy electric (uncredited)
Brian L. McCarty ... video assist operator (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Barbara Lambertson ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Tony Faso ... costumer: men
Mina Mittelman ... costumer: women
Eric H. Sandberg ... costumer: men

Editorial Department 

Mary Andrews ... apprentice editor
Kimberly Ray ... apprentice editor
Tim Tobin ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Dan Carlin Sr. ... music editor
Daniel Allan Carlin ... music editor
Jack Hayes ... orchestrator
George Doering ... musician (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Pat Carman ... transportation captain
Michael McDuffee ... transportation coordinator
Tom Briggs ... set driver (uncredited)

Other crew 

Wendy Atterbury ... script supervisor
Blanche Bisbing ... assistant auditor
Trixie Flynn ... assistant: Mr. Nicholson
James Halpern ... production assistant
Athan Karras ... dialogue coach: Mr. Colicos
Paul Pascarella ... title designer
Ken Ryan ... accountant
Teresa Stokovic ... production office coordinator
Douglas E. Stoll ... location manager
Arthur Wilde ... unit publicist
Jolene Wolff ... assistant: Mr. Rafelson
Crew believed to be complete

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