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American Anthem (1986) Poster

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Directed by 

Albert Magnoli

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Evan Archerd ... (screenplay)
Evan Archerd ... (story)
Jeff Benjamin ... (screenplay)
Jeff Benjamin ... (story)
Susan Williams ... (story)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

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Steve Tevere (as Mitch Gaylord)
Tiny Wells ...
Jake
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Julie Lloyd
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Coach Soranhoff
Patrice Donnelly ...
Danielle
R.J. Williams ...
Mikey Tevere
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Mr. Tevere
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Linda Tevere
Katherine Gosney ...
Landlady
Stacy Maloney ...
Kirk Baker
Peter Tramm ...
Ron Denver
Maria Anz ...
Becky Cameron
Jenny Ester ...
Tracy Prescott
Andrew White ...
Arthur
Dick McGarvin ...
Announcer Prelim Meet
Mark Oates ...
Danny Squire
Jan Claire ...
Announcer Final Meet (voice)
Megan Marsden ...
Jo-Ellen Carter
Li Yuejiu ...
Ling Xiang
Bruce Burns ...
Tops Club Member
Lisa Marie Campos ...
Tops Club Member
Bob Gauthier ...
Tops Club Member
Lisa Green ...
Tops Club Member
Chris Riser ...
Tops Club Member
Lyn Schmitt ...
Tops Club Member
Kent Weaver ...
Tops Club Member
Steve Elliott ...
Tops Club Member
Tim Darling ...
Tops Club Member
Matt Arnot ...
Competition Gymnast
Scott Barclay ...
Competition Gymnast
Mike Bowers ...
Competition Gymnast
Phillippe Chartrand ...
Competition Gymnast
Glen Cooper ...
Competition Gymnast
John Eccelston ...
Competition Gymnast
Mark Ewers ...
Competition Gymnast
Brett Finch ...
Competition Gymnast
Doug Foerch ...
Competition Gymnast
Steve Friedman ...
Competition Gymnast
Rick Hall ...
Competition Gymnast
Paul Hartman ...
Competition Gymnast
Celeste Kelty ...
Competition Gymnast
Tom Kennedy ...
Competition Gymnast
Jeff Knepper ...
Competition Gymnast
John Levy ...
Competition Gymnast
Wes Lewis ...
Competition Gymnast
Gerald Martin ...
Competition Gymnast
Bert Mathieson ...
Competition Gymnast
Brian Meeker ...
Competition Gymnast
Wally Miller ...
Competition Gymnast
Magic Moore ...
Competition Gymnast
Peter Morgan ...
Competition Gymnast
Jim Muenz ...
Competition Gymnast
Jeff Nasby ...
Competition Gymnast
Brad Peters ...
Competition Gymnast (as Brad Petters)
Becky Rashoff ...
Competition Gymnast
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Competition Gymnast
Jeff Richards ...
Competition Gymnast
Frank Rosch ...
Competition Gymnast
Tony Russo ...
Competition Gymnast
Mike Sims ...
Competition Gymnast
Scott Wilbanks ...
Competition Gymnast
Steve Yasukawa ...
Competition Gymnast
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Team Gymnast (uncredited)
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Stadium Patron (uncredited)
Matthew Rall Hesen Jr. ...
Boy at competition (uncredited)
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Competition Gymnast (uncredited)
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Cowboy on bus (uncredited)
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Competition Judge (uncredited)
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Gymnastics Judge (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Doug Chapin ... producer
Freddie Fields ... executive producer
Robert Schaffel ... producer

Music by 

Alan Silvestri

Cinematography by 

Donald E. Thorin

Film Editing by 

Jim Oliver ... (as James Oliver)

Casting By 

Irene Mariano
Barbara Miller

Production Design by 

Ward Preston

Set Decoration by 

Jo-Ann Chorney
R. Chris Westlund

Costume Design by 

Jodie Lynn Tillen ... (as Jodie Tillen)

Makeup Department 

Dino Ganziano ... hair design (as Dino Graziano)
Steve LaPorte ... makeup design
Cheri Minns ... makeup design
Kim Samson ... hair design
Sybel ... makeup artist: Arizona

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Arthur Anderson ... second assistant director
Stewart Lyons ... first assistant director: second unit
Maggie Parker ... second second assistant director
Chuck Waters ... second unit director

Art Department 

Andy Anfrew ... sign painter
Peter Bunch ... construction foreman
Robert DePatis ... construction coordinator (as Bob DePatis)
Claudia Gilligan Ivanjack ... painter: L.A. (as Claudia Gilligan)
Terri Gilligan ... assistant sign painter: Phoenix
Randy Gunter ... set dresser
Billy Jett ... set dresser: Arizona
Gary F. Kieldrup ... assistant property master
Ronald Knopf ... painter foreman
Robert J. Lattanzio ... standby scenic artist
David Moll ... property master
Kenny Ramsdell ... swing gang
Richard Ross ... labor foreman
Gino Zavatta ... swing gang

Sound Department 

James Beshears ... adr supervisor
Jeff Bushelman ... sound editor
Patty Dobie ... assistant sound editor
Dean Drabin ... foley mixer
Richard C. Franklin ... sound designer (as Rick Franklin) / supervising sound editor (as Rick Franklin)
David W. Gray ... dolby stereo consultant
Robert Hahn ... apprentice sound editor
Jay M. Harding ... re-recording mixer
Gary A. Hecker ... foley artist
James J. Isaacs ... sound editor
William L. McCaughey ... re-recording mixer (as William McCaughey)
Paul Murphey ... cable man (as Paul Murphy) / playback operator (as Paul Murphy)
Chuck Neely ... sound editor
Ray O'Reilly ... re-recording mixer
Lauren Palmer ... adr editor (as Lauren J. Palmer)
Bruce Richardson ... sound editor (as Paul Bruce Richardson)
Ken Schwartz ... boom operator
David Spence ... sound editor
Jerry Stanford ... sound editor
Alicia Stevenson ... foley artist
Charles M. Wilborn ... production sound mixer (as Chuck Wilborn)

Special Effects by 

Donald Elliott ... special effects coordinator (as Don Elliott)

Stunts 

Kelly Crumley ... stunt gymnast
Michele Dusserre ... stunt gymnast
Bill Lykins ... stunt gymnast / stunts
Kenny Perez ... gymnast
Karen Price ... stunts (as Karen Elena Price)
Robin Richter ... stunt gymnast
Mike Tillman ... stunts
Mike Washlake ... stunts
Chuck Waters ... stunt coordinator

Camera and Electrical Department 

Larry Barbier ... still photographer
Craig Bartley ... generator operator
Mike Behrens ... special lighting designer
James F. Boyle ... gaffer
Charlie Branam ... special lighting designer
Peter Davidian ... gaffer/best boy
Robert Duggan ... second grip
David Freeman ... special lighting designer (as Dave Freeman)
Rob Hahn ... assistant cameraman
Joe Hicks ... grip: L.A.
Daniel Jordan ... key grip
John Kildeby ... generator operator
Mark Ludwig ... second assistant cameraman
Tony Mazzucchi ... special lighting designer
Danny McCallum ... electrician: Arizona
Rexford L. Metz ... aerial photography (as Rex Metz)
William Moffitt ... camera operator
Edward R. Nedin ... electrician (as Ed Nedin)
Jeff Patti ... special lighting designer
Jeffrey W. Petersen ... electrician
Jeff Peterson ... electrician
Tony J. Pirri ... grip: Arizona
Steven Poster ... additional photography
Ron Schmitz ... dolly grip
Chris Squires ... additional second camera operator
Clyde Taff ... special lighting designer
Bob Thomas ... camera operator
Donald E. Thorin Jr. ... first assistant cameraman: additional (as Don Thorin Jr)
Edward Wannebo ... special lighting designer (as Ed Wannebo)

Casting Department 

Karen Hacker ... casting assistant
Darlene Wyatt ... casting: Arizona

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Yvonne Kubis ... wardrobe supervisor: women's (as Yvonne Kublis)
Pam Preston ... wardrobe production assistant
Nick Scarano ... mens wardrobe: supervisor
Barbara Scott ... assistant to the costume designer

Editorial Department 

Sonny Baskin ... additional film editor
Wayne Fitzgerald ... title design
Aubrey Head ... color timer
Allan Schultz ... assistant film editor (as Alan Schultz)
Maria Stinnett-Busby ... assistant film editor

Location Management 

Steph Benseman ... location manager
Julie Offer ... location: projectionist

Music Department 

Tom Boyd ... musician: oboe soloist
Anita Camarata ... music coordinator
Jeff Carson ... supervising music editor
Danny Goldberg ... music supervision by

Transportation Department 

Tom Briggs ... set driver
John B. Elliott ... transportation captain
Greg Van Dyke ... transportation coordinator
Michael P. Walsh ... picture car wrangler

Other crew 

Dale Benson ... production consultant
Deb Brandt ... assistant production coordinator
Paul A. Calabria ... animal handler
John Carson Jr. ... craft service: Arizona
Robert Cawley ... catering crew
Al Cerullo ... helicopter pilot
Kay Christian ... assistant: to Mr. Magnoli
Micki Conte ... gymnast coordinator
Jim D'Amico ... catering crew
Stevo R. Danton ... intern
Diane Dogali ... assistant production accountant
P.K. Fields ... assistant: to Mr. Chapin
Paul Ganley ... production assistant/runner
Chuck Gaylord ... coach: for Mr. Gaylord
Barbara Gogny ... welfare worker
Lisa Green ... choreography: for Ms Anz and Ms Ester
Regina Gruss ... unit publicist
Tom Guido ... assistant: to Mr. Fields
Constance L. Hoy ... production assistant
Maureen Hymers ... promotional services
Kathy Johnson ... choreography: for Ms Jones / technical advisor (as Kathy Johnson Clarke)
Linda Kerkorian ... production staff
Mark R. Lindsay ... sales representative (as Mark Lindsay)
Pat Newcomb ... production accountant
Julie Offer ... production staff
Pinki Ragan ... assistant production accountant: Arizona
Cherie Rhind ... promotional services
Richard Rubin ... stand-in for Mitch Gaylord
John D. Sarviss ... helicopter pilot
Kathleen Thomas ... first aid (as Kathleen Thomas RN)
Patience Thoreson ... script supervisor
Arianne Tunney ... production staff
John Wade ... production staff
Kelly Wade ... production staff
Jennifer Walton ... assistant: to Mr. Magnoli
Sheila A. Warner ... production coordinator

Thanks 

John Aiken ... we would like to thank
Lucy Alvarado ... we would like to thank: the City of Phoenix Motion Picture Coordinating office
John Arends ... we would like to thank: the United States Gymnastics Federation
Bruce Babbitt ... we would like to thank: the Governor of Arizona (as The Honorable Bruce Babbitt)
Bruce Burns ... we would like to thank
Baron DeVeau ... we would like to thank
Joan DeVeau ... we would like to thank
Stormy Eaton ... we would like to thank
Gary Gantz ... we would like to thank
Connie Israel ... we would like to thank: the United States Gymnastics Federation
Debbie Krafft ... we would like to thank
Jeff LaFleur ... we would like to thank
Hollie Lee ... we would like to thank
Mark Lee ... we would like to thank
Peggy Liddick ... we would like to thank
William MacCallum ... we would like to thank: the Arizona State Motion Picture Development office
Barry Nease ... we would like to thank
Julie Olds ... we would like to thank
Gary Warren ... we would like to thank
Steve Whitlock ... we would like to thank
Jana Wilson ... we would like to thank: the United States Gymnastics Federation
Tom Zivic ... we would like to thank

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