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Desert Hearts (1985) Poster

(1985)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Donna Deitch

Writing Credits  

Jane Rule ... (novel "Desert of the Heart")
 
Natalie Cooper

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Vivian Bell
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Frances Parker
Andra Akers ...
Silver
...
Darrell
Gwen Welles ...
Gwen
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Art Warner
Katie La Bourdette ...
Lucille
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Walter
Tyler Tyhurst ...
Buck
...
Pat
Antony Ponzini ...
Joe
Brenda Beck ...
Joyce
Sam Minsky ...
Best Man
Patricia Frazier ...
Change Girl
Sheila Balter ...
Roadside Waitress
Tom Martin ...
Red Cap
Joan Mankin ...
Casino Waitress
Frank Murtha ...
Minister
Dave Roberts ...
Lon
Bob Blankman ...
Croupier
Ron Fisher ...
Drunk Gambler
Gene Skaug ...
Announcer
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Hungarian Gambler
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Jerry (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Donna Deitch ... producer
Carol Jefferies ... associate producer
Cami Taylor ... co-producer

Cinematography by 

Robert Elswit

Film Editing by 

Robert Estrin

Casting By 

Tim Flack

Production Design by 

Jeannine Oppewall

Art Direction by 

David Brisbin

Set Decoration by 

Rosemary Brandenburg

Costume Design by 

Linda M. Bass ... (as Linda Bass)

Makeup Department 

Richard Arrington ... makeup artist
Don Marando ... hair stylist

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Whitney R. Hunter ... second assistant director (as Whitney Hunter)
George W. Perkins ... first assistant director (as George Perkins)

Art Department 

Lisa De Alva ... assistant property master
Trish Gallaher Glenn ... property master (as Trisha B. Gallaher)

Sound Department 

Beth Bergeron ... sound effects
John Brasher ... sound mixer
Roberta Doheny ... sound effects / sound mixer
Alia Kahn ... sound effects
Austin McKinney ... production sound mixer
Lars Nelson ... sound effects
Jack M. Nietzsche Jr. ... boom operator

Stunts 

Fred Culbertson ... stunt driver

Camera and Electrical Department 

Curtis Bradford ... best boy grip
Stephen Crawford ... best boy electric
Martin J. Layton ... first assistant camera
David Lear ... still photographer
Mitch Marcus ... second assistant camera
Jane O'Neal ... still photographer
Kirk A. Peterson ... grip
Steve Smith ... key grip
John Zumpano ... gaffer

Casting Department 

Sally Lear ... extras casting: Reno
Jeff Oshen ... casting associate

Editorial Department 

Sandra Adair ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Robert Estrin ... music consultant
Terri Fricon ... music supervisor
Gay Jones ... music supervisor

Transportation Department 

Fred Culbertson ... transportation coordinator

Other crew 

Benita Brazier ... script supervisor
Shirley Dale ... location coordinator
Michael 'Doc' Dill ... location manager
Louise Kollenbaum ... title designer
Coni Lancaster ... production associate
Geralyn Miller ... production coordinator
Vince Onken ... craft service

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