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White Nights (1985) Poster

(1985)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Taylor Hackford

Writing Credits  

James Goldman ... (screenplay) and
Eric Hughes ... (screenplay)
 
James Goldman ... (story)
 
Nancy Dowd ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Nikolai 'Kolya' Rodchenko
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Raymond Greenwood
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Colonel Chaiko
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Anne Wyatt
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Darya Greenwood
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Wynn Scott
Stefan Gryff ...
Captain Kirigin
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Chuck Malarek
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Ambassador Smith
Florence Faure ...
Ballerina (Death)
David Savile ...
Pilot
Ian Liston ...
Co-Pilot
Benny Young ...
Flight Engineer
Hilary Drake ...
Stewardess I
Megumi Shimanuki ...
Stewardess II
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Dr. Asher
Maria Werlander ...
Child Ballerina
Galina Pomerantzeva ...
Dvornik
Sergei Rousakov ...
KGB 1
Aleksandr Naumov ...
KGB 2 (as Alexander Naumov)
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French Girlfriend
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Charles
Josephine Buchan ...
Caroline
Helene Denbey ...
Bess
Sussanah Morley ...
Journalist in Opera House (as Susannah Morley)
Elisa Tornqviet ...
Journalist at Consulat (as Elisa Tornqvist)
Jirí Stanislav ...
Chaiko's Driver (Leningrad)
Eduard Ochagavya ...
KGB Agent (as Edward Ochagavia)
Marc Michalsky ...
KGB Agent
Michael Petrovitch ...
Helicopter Pilot (as Michael Petrovich)
Andreas Markos ...
Escamilla
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Helen Kelly ...
Woman in Spandex Pants (uncredited)
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Russian Boarder Guard (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Bill Borden ... associate producer
William S. Gilmore ... producer
Taylor Hackford ... producer

Music by 

Michel Colombier

Cinematography by 

David Watkin

Film Editing by 

Fredric Steinkamp
William Steinkamp

Casting By 

Nancy Klopper

Production Design by 

Philip Harrison

Art Direction by 

Richard Dawking
Malcolm Middleton
Austen Spriggs

Set Decoration by 

Joanne Woollard ... (as Joan Wollard)

Costume Design by 

Evangeline Harrison

Makeup Department 

Madeleine Masters ... makeup artist (as Madeline Masters)
Barry Richardson ... hair stylist
Neville Smallwood ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Stuart Benjamin ... executive supervisor: New Visions
Anja Harjula ... production manager: Finland
Denis Holt ... executive in charge of production
Juhani Jotuni ... unit manager: Finland
Maria do Carmo Moser ... production manager: Portugal
Neville C. Thompson ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Tony Aherne ... third assistant director
Ray Corbett ... assistant director
José de Sá Caetano ... assistant director: Portugal (as José Sá Caetano)
Matti Ollila ... assistant director: Finland
Kieron Phipps ... second assistant director

Art Department 

George Ball ... property master
Peter Benson ... stand-by props
Les Butterfield ... stand-by carpenter
Dean Coldham ... plaster crew
Stan Cook ... chargehand dressing prop
Bill Fisher ... stand-by painter
Denis Hopperton ... stand-by props (as Dennis Hopperton)
Harold Michelson ... visual continuity
Andrew Nightingale ... stand-by stagehand
Syd Nightingale ... construction manager
Stuart Rose ... assistant art director
Mel Sansom ... stand-by rigger
Peter Walpole ... production buyer
Simon Wilkinson ... dressing propman
Emma Harrison ... scenic artist (uncredited)
Peter Mann ... constructor (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Don Digirolamo ... sound recording mixer
Doreen A. Dixon ... supervising adr editor
Robert Glass ... sound recording mixer (as Bob Glass)
Joseph Holsen ... sound editor (as Joseph H. Holsen)
Dushko Indjic ... boom operator
Jay Kamen ... adr editor
Robert Knudson ... sound recording mixer (as Buzz Knudson)
Tom McCarthy Jr. ... supervising sound editor
Trevor Rutherford ... playback
Don S. Walden ... sound editor
Clive Winter ... sound mixer
Vanessa Theme Ament ... foley artist (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Terence J. Cox ... special effects assistant (as Terry Cox)
Martin Gutteridge ... special effects aerial unit
Jeff Hawke ... performer: crash sequence/aerial unit
Garth Inns ... special effects
Tom Vaughn ... assistant: performer crash sequence/aerial unit
Ian Wingrove ... special effects aerial unit
Brian Warner ... special effects (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Roy Moores ... front projection

Stunts 

Peter Brayham ... stunt coordinator
Helen Caldwell ... stunt personnel
Steve Crawley ... stunt personnel
Romo Gorrara ... stunt personnel
Robert Harman ... stunt personnel (as Bob Harmon)
Dave Holland ... stunt personnel
Malcolm Weaver ... stunt personnel

Camera and Electrical Department 

Alan Barry ... best boy
Bob Bridges ... video operator
Kevin Brookner ... video assist
Murray Close ... still photographer
Mike Connors ... focus puller (as Michael Connors)
Freddie Cooper ... camera operator
Maurice Gillett ... chief lighting technician (as Maurice Gillette)
Ray Hall ... camera grip
John Harris ... additional photographer
Frank M. Holgate ... aerial photographer: aerial unit (as Frank Holgate)
Dean Kennedy ... electrician
Clay Lacy ... pilot: camera plane, aerial unit
Pat Miller ... electrician
Shane O'Neill ... clapper loader
Gregory J. Schmidt ... aerial camera assistant: aerial unit (as Greg Schmidt)
Kenneth J. Withers ... additional photographer (as Ken Withers)
Brian Ellis ... focus puller: additional camera (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Noel Davis ... casting: Europe
Paula Gilmore ... location casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Ron Beck ... wardrobe supervisor
Roy Beck ... wardrobe supervisor
Ken Crouch ... assistant wardrobe
Janet Tebrooke ... wardrobe mistress

Editorial Department 

Peter Culverwell ... assistant editor: UK
Deveril Goodman ... associate film editor
Valerie Lesser ... assistant editor: UK
Rick Meyer ... assistant editor
Paul Steinkamp ... apprentice editor
Dennis Michelson ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Jules Chaikin ... music contractor (as Jules Chaiken)
David Foster ... song producer
Doug Morris ... music guidance
Phil Ramone ... music production / music supervisor
John Richards ... music recordist
Tony Smith ... music guidance
Curt Sobel ... supervising music editor
John Beal ... composer: trailer (uncredited)
Richard Garcia ... music supervisor (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

J.J. Sullivan ... captain: 747 (uncredited)

Other crew 

Alan Arnold ... publicist
Andrea Asimow ... consultant
Mikhail Baryshnikov ... additional choreographer
Allen Burry ... publicist
Juliet Clarke ... assistant to producer
Jeff Conroy ... production assistant: USA (as Jeffrey Conroy)
Mo Coppitters ... production coordinator
Peter Elford ... location manager
James W. Gavin ... aerial unit director (as Jim Gavin) / pilot: 747, crash sequence
Bernard Hanson ... location manager (as Bernard Hansen)
Jeff Hawke ... aerial coordinator
Gregory Hines ... tap improvography
Johanna Kärävä ... production coordinator: Finland
Ron Lambert ... supervising lab timer
Jerri Lauridsen ... assistant: Mr. Hackford
Dan Perri ... title designer
Roland Petit ... choreographer: "La jeune homme et la mort"
Lissa Ruben ... continuity
Carrie Stein ... production associate: USA
Twyla Tharp ... choreographer
Tom Vaugh ... co-pilot: 747, crash sequence
Gerald C. Wheatley ... chief accountant
Sandra Seacat ... acting coach: Isabella Rossellini (uncredited) / acting coach: Mikhail Baryshnikov (uncredited)

Thanks 

Jerry Benjamin ... in loving memory of
Mary E. Hackford ... in loving memory of

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