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Escape (1940) Poster

(1940)

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Directed by 

Mervyn LeRoy

Writing Credits  

Arch Oboler ... (screen play) and
Marguerite Roberts ... (screen play)
 
Grace Zaring Stone ... (novel) (as Ethel Vance)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Norma Shearer ... Countess von Treck
Robert Taylor ... Mark Preysing
Conrad Veidt ... General Kurt von Kolb
Alla Nazimova ... Emmy Ritter (as Nazimova)
Felix Bressart ... Fritz Keller
Albert Bassermann ... Dr. Arthur Henning
Philip Dorn ... Dr. Ditten
Edgar Barrier ... Commissioner
Bonita Granville ... Ursula
Elsa Bassermann ... Mrs. Henning
Blanche Yurka ... Nurse
Lisa Golm Lisa Golm ... Anna
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Edit Angold Edit Angold ... Hilda - Ditten's Housekeeper (uncredited)
Walter Bonn Walter Bonn ... Concentration Camp Guard (uncredited)
Albert D'Arno Albert D'Arno ... Elevator Operator (uncredited)
Helmut Dantine ... Porter (uncredited)
Kay Deslys Kay Deslys ... Beer Garden Waitress (uncredited)
Ernst Deutsch Ernst Deutsch ... Baron von Reiber (uncredited)
Gretl Dupont Gretl Dupont ... Hilda Keller (uncredited)
William Edmunds William Edmunds ... White Swan Inn Waiter (uncredited)
Christl Ehlers Christl Ehlers ... Student (uncredited)
Arno Frey Arno Frey ... Concentration Camp Commandant (uncredited)
Frederick Giermann Frederick Giermann ... Porter (uncredited)
Hans Joby Hans Joby ... Second Passport Official (uncredited)
Erwin Kalser Erwin Kalser ... Hotel Barkeeper (uncredited)
Howard Lang ... Senior Camp Doctor (uncredited)
Florine McKinney ... Student (uncredited)
Adolph Milar Adolph Milar ... Salesman (uncredited)
Marianne Mosner Marianne Mosner ... Maria - a Student (uncredited)
Lotte Palfi Andor Lotte Palfi Andor ... Julie - Ruby's Maid (uncredited)
Maria Ray Maria Ray ... Baroness von Reiber (uncredited)
Henry Rowland Henry Rowland ... Hotel Bellhop (uncredited)
Gerta Rozan Gerta Rozan ... Student (uncredited)
Hans Schumm ... Gestapo Officer with Dark Eyebrows (uncredited)
Janet Shaw ... Greta - a Student (uncredited)
Ann Sheldon Ann Sheldon ... Helene - a Student (uncredited)
Anya Taranda Anya Taranda ... Student (uncredited)
Henry Victor ... Gestapo Officer with Hooked Nose (uncredited)
Frederick Vogeding Frederick Vogeding ... First Passport Official (uncredited)
Marek Windheim Marek Windheim ... Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
Fred Wolff Fred Wolff ... Waiter (uncredited)
William Yetter Sr. William Yetter Sr. ... Heinrich (uncredited)
Wolfgang Zilzer ... Pavillion Counter Clerk (uncredited)

Produced by 

Mervyn LeRoy ... producer (uncredited)
Lawrence Weingarten ... producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Franz Waxman ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Robert H. Planck ... director of photography (as Robert Planck)

Film Editing by 

George Boemler ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Cedric Gibbons

Set Decoration by 

Edwin B. Willis ... (set decorations)
Jack D. Moore ... (uncredited)

Costume Design by 

Adrian ... (gowns)
Gile Steele ... (costumes: men)

Makeup Department 

Jack Dawn ... makeup creator
Sydney Guilaroff ... hair stylist: Miss Shearer

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Al Shenberg ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Urie McCleary ... associate art director

Sound Department 

Douglas Shearer ... recording director

Music Department 

Daniele Amfitheatrof ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
C. Bakaleinikoff ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
Murray Cutter ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Paul Marquardt ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Leonid Raab ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Eugene Zador ... composer: additional music (uncredited)

Other crew 

George Cukor ... director: additional scenes (uncredited)
Paul Huldschinsky ... technical advisor (uncredited)
Henry Noerdlinger ... technical expert (uncredited)
Carl 'Major' Roup ... script clerk (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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