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Purple People Eater (1988) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Linda Shayne

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Linda Shayne ... (writer)

Cast (in credits order)  

...
Linda Talcott ...
Purple
...
...
Rita
...
Jimmy Locust ...
Purple
...
Purple (voice)
...
Mom
...
...
Mayor
James Houghton ...
Dad
...
Molly Johnson (as Thora)
John Brumfield ...
Mr. Noodle
...
...
Donna Orfus
...
Harvey Skitters
Shonda Whipple ...
Allison
...
Kory Kamimoto
Katie Gonzalez ...
Patty Kamimoto
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Laura Bruneau ...
Coach Miller
Frances Buchsbaum ...
Elmwood Resident
...
Purplette Dancer
...
Big Z
Marjorie Gough ...
Elmwood Resident
Cheri Hoppe ...
Heidi Johnson
Cecile Krevoy ...
Real Estate Agent
Arnie Miller ...
Father of the Bride
Millie Pederson ...
Elmwood Resident
...
Nurse
Rita Tavill ...
Elmwood Resident
...
Girl At Mall
Mitsuru Yamahata ...
Accordion Player

Produced by 

Brad Krevoy ... producer
Steven Stabler ... producer

Music by 

Dennis Dreith

Cinematography by 

Peter Deming

Film Editing by 

Cari Coughlin

Production Design by 

Stephen Greenberg

Costume Design by 

Terry Dresbach

Makeup Department 

Jacqueline Brennan Berardi ... assistant hair stylist (as Jacqueline Brennan) / assistant makeup artist (as Jacqueline Brennan)
Debbie Zoller ... key hair stylist / key makeup artist

Production Management 

Randy Pope ... unit production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Lorene M. Duran ... second assistant director (as Lorene Duran)
Randy Pope ... first assistant director
Gregory Kent Simmons ... second assistant director (as Greg Simmons)

Art Department 

Charles Chiodo ... puppet fabrication (as the Chiodo Brothers)
Edward Chiodo ... puppet fabrication (as the Chiodo Brothers)
Stephen Chiodo ... puppet fabrication (as the Chiodo Brothers)
Joseph Henson ... storyboard artist

Sound Department 

Patrick Bietz ... sound editor
Stephen Bushelman ... sound editor (as Steve Buschelman)
Joseph D. Citarella ... sound mixer (as Joseph Citarella)
Stacey A. Foiles ... adr editor (as Stacey Foiles)
Robert Glenn ... sound editor
Paul Heslin ... sound editor
Victor Iorillo ... sound editor
Don MacDougall ... sound mixer (as Donald McDougal)
Itzhak Magal ... production sound mixer
David Lewis Yewdall ... sound designer
Lisa Howes Yewdall ... sound coordinator

Special Effects by 

Tim Lawrence ... puppeteer: Purple

Visual Effects by 

Beth Block ... optical printer
Chris Casady ... effects animation director
Cary Granat ... puppet mechanical operations
Pat O'Neill ... optical printer
Kathleen Quaife-Hodge ... effects animator
Liz Ralston ... effects animator (as Elizabeth Ralston-Bugge)
Dwight Roberts ... puppet mechanical operations
Sharon Roberts ... puppet mechanical operations
Megan Williams ... effects animator

Stunts 

Richie Gaona ... utility stunts
Tony Jefferson ... stunt coordinator
Larry Nicholas ... stunt performer
Lori Lynn Ross ... stunts
Gregg Smrz ... stunts
Bobby Porter ... stunts (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Karen Perron ... still photographer
Sam Sako ... camera operator: second unit

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Craig Ames ... costume supervisor

Editorial Department 

Cynthia Kimoto ... assistant editor

Location Management 

Dan Gorman ... assistant location manager

Music Department 

Dennis Dreith ... additional music editor
Stacey A. Foiles ... music editor (as Stacey Foiles)

Transportation Department 

Samuel Braslau ... transportation coordinator

Other crew 

Steve Gehrke ... craft service
Jeff Glasser ... script supervisor
Ted Lin ... choreographer
Dave Mount Jr. ... production assistant
Lynda Weinman ... titles
Adrienne Kapuki Jones ... dancer (uncredited)

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Company Credits | Filming & Production | Technical Specs

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