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St. Louis Blues (1929) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Dudley Murphy

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Dudley Murphy ... (writer)

Cast (in credits order)  

Bessie Smith ... Bessie - Battered Wife
Jimmy Mordecai Jimmy Mordecai ... Jimmy the Pimp
Isabel Washington Isabel Washington ... Jimmy's Girlfriend
Hall Johnson Choir Hall Johnson Choir ... Choir
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Edgar Connor Edgar Connor ... Craps game leader
Hall Johnson Hall Johnson ... Choir Leader (uncredited)
James P. Johnson James P. Johnson ... Piano Player (uncredited)
Alec Lovejoy Alec Lovejoy ... Gambler (uncredited)
Thomas Morris Thomas Morris ... Coronet Player (uncredited)

Produced by 

W.C. Handy ... co-producer

Cinematography by 

Walter Strenge

Film Editing by 

Russell G. Shields ... (as Russell Shields)

Production Management 

Richard C. Currier ... production supervisor (as Dick Currier)

Sound Department 

George Oschmann ... sound recordist

Music Department 

W.C. Handy ... music arranger: choral arrangements
Rosamond Johnson ... music arranger: choral arrangements

Other crew 

Alfred N. Sack ... presenter
Crew verified as complete

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