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This Is Spinal Tap (1984) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Rob Reiner

Writing Credits  

Christopher Guest ... (written by) &
Michael McKean ... (written by) &
Harry Shearer ... (written by) &
Rob Reiner ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Kimberly Stringer ...
Heavy Metal Fan
Chazz Dominguez ...
Heavy Metal Fan
Shari Hall ...
Heavy Metal Fan
R.J. Parnell ...
David Kaff ...
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Jean Cromie ...
Ethereal Fan
Patrick Maher ...
New York M.C.
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Sir Denis Eton-Hogg (as Patrick MacNee)
Memo Vera ...
Bartender
Julie Payne ...
Mime Waitress
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Angelo DiMentibelio
Robin Menken ...
Angelo's Associate (as Robin Mencken)
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Jennifer Child ...
Limo Groupie
J.J. Barry ...
Rack Jobber
George McDaniel ...
Southern Rock Promoter
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Tucker 'Smitty' Brown
Anne Churchill ...
Reba
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Terry Ladd
Paul Shortino ...
Duke Fame
Cherie Darr ...
Fame Groupie
Lara Cody ...
Fame Groupie
Andrew J. Lederer ...
Student Promoter
Russ Kunkel ...
Eric 'Stumpy Joe' Childs
Diana Duncan ...
'Jamboree Bop' Dancer
Gina Marie Pitrello ...
'Jamboree Bop' Dancer
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Cindy (as Vicki Blue)
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Belinda
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Airport Security Officer
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Room Service Guy
Charles Levin ...
Disc 'n' Dat Manager
Wonderful Smith ...
Janitor
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Polly Deutsch (as Angelica Huston)
Chris Romano ...
Little Druid
Daniel Rodgers ...
Little Druid
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Fred Asparagus ...
Joe 'Mama' Besser
Rodney Kemerer ...
L.A. Party Guest
Robert Bauer ...
Moke
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Jordan St. Hubbins - David's Punk Rocker Son (uncredited)
Helen Kelly ...
'Pod' Concert Viewer (uncredited)
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Rock star, LA party guest (uncredited)
Blackie Lawless ...
Comercial Headbanger (uncredited)
Claudia Sloan ...
Girlfriend (uncredited)
Brinke Stevens ...
Girlfriend (uncredited)
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Recording Engineer (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Karen Murphy ... producer

Music by 

Christopher Guest
Michael McKean
Rob Reiner
Harry Shearer

Cinematography by 

Peter Smokler

Film Editing by 

Kent Beyda
Kim Secrist

Casting By 

Eve Brandstein

Production Design by 

Bryan Jones

Makeup Department 

Michele Payne ... hair stylist supervisor / makeup supervisor
Patricia Messina ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Lindsay Doran ... executive in charge of production
Cary Glieberman ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Irwin Marcus ... second assistant director
Donald Newman ... first assistant director
Roger La Page ... first assistant director: second unit (uncredited)

Art Department 

Gregory Boone ... designer: logo and album covers
Bernt Amadeus Capra ... assistant production designer (as Bernt Capra)
Tommy Estridge ... property master
Stan Harris ... additional art director
James Maher ... art director: Pop, Look & Listen
Will Weston ... designer: additional album covers
Kent State ... props (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Douglas B. Arnold ... concert playback operator (as Doug Arnold)
Beth Bergeron ... sound editor
John Brasher ... supervising sound editor
David E. Campbell ... sound re-recording mixer (as Dave Campbell)
Roberta Doheny ... sound effects editor
Robert Eber ... sound mixer (as Bob Eber)
Alfred T. Ferrante ... sound recordist
Alia Kahn ... sound assistant
Lars Nelson ... sound effects recordist
John T. Reitz ... sound re-recording mixer (as John Reitz)
Gregg Rudloff ... sound re-recording mixer
Philip Rogers ... sound recordist (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Wayne Beauchamp ... concert special effects (as James Beauchamp)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Victor Abbene ... electrician
Ben Batzdorff ... best boy
Rod Blackie ... assistant camera
Hilyard John Brown ... additional camera operator (as H.J. Brown)
Robert Carmichael ... additional camera operator (as Bob Carmichael)
Skip Cook ... best boy grip
Thomas Geren ... additional camera operator (as Tom Geren)
Steven Green ... assistant camera (as Steve Green)
Joseph Matlock ... grip
Bill Meurer ... gaffer
Richard Ocean ... lighting designer: concert lighting
James Quakenbush ... assistant camera
Hector Ramirez ... additional camera operator
Rick Robertson ... additional camera operator
Jeff Smith ... key grip
Kristin York ... unit photographer
Greg Robbins ... stage rigging technician (uncredited)
Mark Simon ... first assistant camera (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Marc Hirschfeld ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Renee Johnston ... costume stylist
Lesley Neufeld ... wardrobe assistant (as Lesley Nicholson)

Editorial Department 

Christine Cholvin ... assistant editor
Robert Leighton ... supervising editor
Marsha Murphy ... post-production coordinator
Cathy Rosenstein ... post-production coordinator
Arthur Tostado ... color timer (as Art Tostado)

Music Department 

Harlan Collins ... music arranger: "Cup & Cakes"
Christopher Guest ... musician
David Kaff ... musician
Kenneth Karman ... music editor
Patrick McDonald ... music recording engineer
Michael McKean ... musician
R.J. Parnell ... musician
Harry Shearer ... musician
John Sinclair ... musical stylist / musician: additional keyboards
Bob Badami ... music editor (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Billy G. Arter ... transportation coordinator (as Billy Arter)
Ed Hanna ... driver
Joe Johnson ... driver

Other crew 

Robert Bauer ... band road manager
Harlan Collins ... copyist: "Cup & Cakes"
Leslie Cornyn ... assistant production controller
Jane Covner ... unit publicist
Margaret E. Fannin ... production coordinator
David Guerra ... roadie
Bill Hankins ... production liaison
Vicki Hillman ... production liaison
Carol Kravetz ... choreographer
Ralph Lee Moss ... roadie
Debbie Nodella ... production secretary
Anne Rapp ... continuity
Douglas E. Stoll ... location manager (as Douglas Evan Stoll)
Jeffrey Stott ... production controller (as Jeff Stott)
Steve Turek ... craft service
Michael Thomas Slifkin ... talent coordinator (uncredited)

Thanks 

Susan Rogers ... acknowledgment: still photographs provided by
Crew believed to be complete

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