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The Man Who Laughs (1928) Poster

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Directed by 

Paul Leni

Writing Credits  

Victor Hugo ... (novel)
 
J. Grubb Alexander ... (adaptation)
 
J. Grubb Alexander ... (continuity)
 
Walter Anthony ... (titles)
 
May McLean ... (uncredited)
Marion Ward ... (uncredited)
Charles E. Whittaker ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order)  

Mary Philbin ... Dea
Conrad Veidt ... Gwynplaine / Lord Clancharlie
Julius Molnar Julius Molnar ... Gwynplaine as a child (as Julius Molnar Jr.)
Olga Baclanova ... Duchess Josiana
Brandon Hurst ... Barkilphedro
Cesare Gravina Cesare Gravina ... Ursus
Stuart Holmes ... Lord Dirry-Moir
Sam De Grasse ... King James II (as Sam DeGrasse)
George Siegmann ... Dr. Hardquanonne
Josephine Crowell ... Queen Anne
Károly Huszár ... Innkeeper (as Charles Puffy)
Zimbo the Dog Zimbo the Dog ... Homo the Wolf (as Zimbo)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Delmo Fritz Delmo Fritz ... Sword Swallower
Deno Fritz Deno Fritz ... Sword Swallower
Henry A. Barrows Henry A. Barrows ... (uncredited)
Richard Bartlett Richard Bartlett ... (uncredited)
Les Bates ... (uncredited)
Charles Brinley ... (uncredited)
Carmen Castillo Carmen Castillo ... Dea's Mother (uncredited)
Allan Cavan Allan Cavan ... (uncredited)
D'Arcy Corrigan D'Arcy Corrigan ... (uncredited)
Carrie Daumery ... Lady-in-Waiting (uncredited)
Howard Davies ... (uncredited)
Nick De Ruiz Nick De Ruiz ... Wapentake (uncredited)
Louise Emmons ... Gypsy Hag (uncredited)
J.C. Fowler ... (uncredited)
John George ... Dwarf (uncredited)
Jack A. Goodrich Jack A. Goodrich ... Clown (uncredited)
Charles Hancock Charles Hancock ... (uncredited)
Lila LaPon Lila LaPon ... Featured (uncredited)
Torben Meyer ... The Spy (uncredited)
Joe Murphy Joe Murphy ... Hardquanones Messenger (uncredited)
Edgar Norton ... Lord High Chancellor (uncredited)
Broderick O'Farrell ... (uncredited)
Lon Poff Lon Poff ... (uncredited)
Frank Puglia ... Clown (uncredited)
Henry Roquemore Henry Roquemore ... (uncredited)
Templar Saxe Templar Saxe ... (uncredited)
Allan Sears Allan Sears ... (uncredited)
Scott Seaton ... (uncredited)
Louis Stern Louis Stern ... (uncredited)
Al Stewart Al Stewart ... (uncredited)
Anton Vaverka Anton Vaverka ... (uncredited)

Produced by 

Carl Laemmle ... producer

Music by 

William Axt ... (uncredited)
Sam Perry ... (uncredited)
Erno Rapee ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Gilbert Warrenton ... (photography)

Film Editing by 

Edward L. Cahn ... (as Edward Cahn)

Art Direction by 

Charles D. Hall
Thomas F. O'Neill ... (as Thomas O'Neil)
Joseph C. Wright ... (as Joseph Wright)

Costume Design by 

David Cox ... (as Dave Cox)
Vera West

Makeup Department 

Jack P. Pierce ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management 

Paul Kohner ... production supervisor

Editorial Department 

Maurice Pivar ... supervising film editor

Music Department 

Joseph Cherniavsky ... musical director (uncredited)

Other crew 

Walter Anthony ... titles
Charles D. Hall ... technical director
Carl Laemmle ... presenter
Lew Landers ... production staff member (as Louis Friedlander)
Jay Marchant ... production staff member
R.H. Newlands ... technical researcher (as Prof. R.H. Newlands)
Thomas F. O'Neill ... technical director (as Thomas O'Neil)
Bela Sekely ... story supervisor (as Dr. Bela Sekely)
John M. Voshell ... production staff member
Joseph C. Wright ... technical director (as Joseph Wright)

See also

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