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The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Woody Allen

Writing Credits  

Woody Allen ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Monk
Irving Metzman ...
Theater Manager
Stephanie Farrow ...
David Kieserman ...
Diner Boss
Elaine Grollman ...
Diner Patron
Victoria Zussin ...
Diner Patron
Mark Hammond ...
Diner Patron
Wade Barnes ...
Diner Patron
Joseph G. Graham ...
Diner Patron
Don Quigley ...
Diner Patron
Maurice Brenner ...
Diner Patron
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Penny Pitcher
Rick Petrucelli ...
Penny Pitcher
Peter Castellotti ...
Penny Pitcher
Milton Seaman ...
Ticket Buyer
Mimi Weddell ...
Ticket Buyer
Tom Degidon ...
Ticket Taker
Mary Hedahl ...
Popcorn Seller
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Henry
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Jason
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Rita
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Larry
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The Countess
Eugene J. Anthony ...
Arturo (as Eugene Anthony)
Ebb Miller ...
Bandleader
Karen Akers ...
Kitty Haynes
Annie Joe Edwards ...
Delilah
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Father Donnelly
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The Communist
Camille Saviola ...
Olga
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Usherette
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Emma
Margaret Thompson ...
Movie Audience
George Hamlin ...
Movie Audience
Helen Hanft ...
Movie Audience
Leo Postrel ...
Movie Audience
Helen Miller ...
Movie Audience
George Martin ...
Movie Audience
Crystal Field ...
Movie Audience
Ken Chapin ...
Reporter
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Reporter
Benjamin Rayson ...
Movie Goer
Jean Shevlin ...
Movie Goer
Albert S. Bennett ...
Movie Goer
Martha Sherrill ...
Movie Goer
Gretchen MacLane ...
Movie Goer
Edwin Bordo ...
Movie Goer
Andrew Murphy ...
Policeman #1
Tom Kubiak ...
Policeman #2 (as Thomas Kubiak)
Alexander Cohen ...
Raoul Hirsch
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Mr. Hirsch's Lawyer
Raymond Serra ...
Hollywood Executive
George J. Manos ...
Press Agent
David Tice ...
Waiter
James Lynch ...
Maitre D'
Sydney Blake ...
Variety Reporter
Michael Tucker ...
Gil's Agent
Peter Von Berg ...
Drugstore Customer
David Weber ...
Photo Double
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Hooker (as Glenne Headley)
Willie Tjan ...
Hooker
Lela Ivey ...
Hooker
Drinda Lalumia ...
Hooker (as Drinda La Lumia)
Loretta Tupper ...
Music Store Owner
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marty Appel ...
Restaurant Patron (uncredited)
Murray Bandel ...
Extra - Movie Theater (uncredited)
Robert Dahdah ...
Crowd (uncredited)
Sharon Porter-Phillips ...
(uncredited)
James Prendergast ...
Waiter (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Robert Greenhut ... producer
Charles H. Joffe ... executive producer
Michael Peyser ... associate producer
Jack Rollins ... executive producer
Gail Sicilia ... associate producer

Music by 

Dick Hyman

Cinematography by 

Gordon Willis

Film Editing by 

Susan E. Morse

Casting By 

Juliet Taylor

Production Design by 

Stuart Wurtzel

Art Direction by 

Edward Pisoni

Set Decoration by 

Carol Joffe

Costume Design by 

Jeffrey Kurland

Makeup Department 

Fern Buchner ... makeup designer
Romaine Greene ... hair designer
Craig Lyman ... additional makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Michael Peyser ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Jim Chory ... second assistant director
Thomas A. Reilly ... first assistant director (as Thomas Reilly)
Liz Ryan ... dga trainee

Art Department 

Prudence Farrow ... art department coordinator
James V. Gartland ... construction grip (as James Gartland Jr.)
W. Steven Graham ... assistant art director
Dan Leigh ... assistant: Mr. Wurtzel
James Mazzola ... property master
Kevin McCarthy ... set dresser
Ron Petagna ... chief carpenter
Justin Scoppa Jr. ... additional set decorator (as Justin Scoppa)
Cosmo Sorice ... stand-by scenic artist
James Sorice ... master scenic artist
Kenneth Vogt ... property man
Dave Weinman ... chief set dresser
Frank Didio ... head carpenter (uncredited)
Jean-Michel Folon ... poster designer: France (uncredited)
John Kasarda ... assistant art director (uncredited)
Christopher Nelson ... set dresser (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Rick Dior ... re-recording mixer: Trans/Audio Inc. (as Richard Dior)
Kathleen Earle Killeen ... apprentice sound editor
Frank Graziadei ... sound recordist
Marty Levenstein ... assistant sound editor (as Martin Levenstein)
Stuart Lieberman ... assistant sound editor
Dan Lieberstein ... sound editor
James Sabat ... production sound mixer
Louis Sabat ... boom man
Marko A. Costanzo ... foley artist (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Andrew Hansard ... process projectionist
Don Hansard ... process coordinator
Mitch Wilson ... visual effects (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Ronald Burke ... grip
James Fitzpatrick ... best boy
Brian Hamill ... still photographer
Douglas C. Hart ... assistant cameraman
Dick Mingalone ... camera operator
Robert Paone ... second assistant cameraman (as Bob Paone)
Ray Quinlan ... gaffer
Robert Ward ... key grip (as Bob Ward)
Douglas Pellegrino ... second assistant camera (uncredited)
Andrew D. Schwartz ... additional still photographer (uncredited) / still photographer: re-shoots (uncredited)
David J. Schweitzer ... special photography effects (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Ellen Lewis ... casting assistant
Todd Thaler ... additional casting (as Todd Michael Thaler)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Bill Christians ... wardrobe supervisor: men's
Patricia Eiben ... wardrobe supervisor: women's
Isis Mussenden ... costume assistant
John Michael Reefer ... wardrobe assistant (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Kris Cole ... apprentice film editor
Richard Nord ... assistant film editor
Mark Fish ... computer editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Walt Levinsky ... music recording supervisor (as Walter Levinsky)
Joe Malin ... music coordinator
Roy B. Yokelson ... music recording engineer: National Recording Studios, Inc.
Greg Fulginiti ... music engineer (uncredited)
Vince Giordano ... musician (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Harry J. Leavey ... transportation captain (as Harry Leavey)
Patrick Hogan ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew 

Tony Adler ... production staff
Kay Chapin ... script supervisor
James A. Davis ... production staff (as James Davis)
Jonathan Filley ... location manager
James Greenhut ... production staff
Joseph Hartwick ... production auditor
John Healy ... location scout
Amy Herman ... production staff
Mary Kane ... location scout
Peter Lombardi ... assistant production auditor
Jane Read Martin ... assistant: Mr. Allen
Tom McKinley ... associate: Mr. Kurland
Joseph Pierson ... production staff
Dana Robin ... location scout
Helen Robin ... production coordinator
Steve Rose ... studio manager
Barry Strugatz ... location scout
Carl Turnquest Jr. ... projectionist
Michael Wild ... production staff

Thanks 

Fred Astaire ... the producers also thank
Bob Lefcovich ... the producers also thank: Modern Telecommunications, Inc.
Jack Richards ... the producers also thank: Bertrand Island Park
Crew verified as complete

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