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Western Union (1941) Poster

(1941)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Fritz Lang

Writing Credits  

Zane Grey ... (novel)
 
Robert Carson ... (screen play)
 
Jack Andrews ... (contributor to dialogue) (uncredited)
George Bruce ... (contributing writer) (uncredited)
Horace McCoy ... (contributor to dialogue) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

... Richard Blake
... Vance Shaw
... Edward Creighton
... Sue Creighton
... Doc Murdoch
... Herman
... Homer Kettle
... Jack Slade
... Governor
Victor Kilian ... Charlie
... Pat Grogan
... Herb
... Chief Spotted Horse (as Chief Big Tree)
... Indian Leader
Dick Rich ... Porky
... Captain Harlow
... Barber
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
C.E. Anderson ... Old Timer (uncredited)
... Woody (uncredited)
Bill Beauman ... Minor Role (uncredited)
... Telegraph Worker (uncredited)
... Dancer (uncredited)
... Stagecoach Depot Master (uncredited)
Clarence Chorre ... Indian (uncredited)
Sonny Chorre ... Indian (uncredited)
Bob Clark ... Telegraph Worker (uncredited)
... Sheriff (uncredited)
Russ Clark ... Businessman (uncredited)
Tommy Coats ... Henchman (uncredited)
... Indian Who Drinks Chemical Solution (uncredited)
... Indian (uncredited)
Bahe Denetdeel ... Indian (uncredited)
Earl Dobbins ... Telegraph Worker (uncredited)
Larry Dods ... Posse Rider (uncredited)
... Work Seeker (uncredited)
Frank Ellis ... Camp Defender (uncredited)
John Epper ... Indian (uncredited)
... Deputy Sheriff (uncredited)
... Eastbound Stagecoach Driver (uncredited)
Tom B. Forman ... Posse Rider (uncredited)
Jack Henry Fritz ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Boone Hazlett ... Indian (uncredited)
... Slade Henchman #2 (uncredited)
Sid Jordan ... Posse Rider (uncredited)
Cecil Kellogg ... Henchman (uncredited)
... Slade Henchman #3 (uncredited)
Harold A. Malendez ... Minor Role (uncredited)
... Posse Rider (uncredited)
... Posse Rider (uncredited)
... Stagecoach Rider (uncredited)
... Dancer (uncredited)
... Work Seeker (uncredited)
Joe Molina ... Indian (uncredited)
Merlyn Nelson ... Posse Rider (uncredited)
Herman Nowlin ... Posse Rider (uncredited)
Steve O'Brien ... Office Boy (uncredited)
George Plues ... Stagecoach Driver (uncredited)
Clint Sharp ... Henchman (uncredited)
... Indian (uncredited)
Joe P. Smith ... Indian (uncredited)
James P. Spencer ... Indian (uncredited)
... Henchman (uncredited)
Tony Urchel ... Indian (uncredited)
... Stagecoach Driver #1 (uncredited)
Ed Warren ... Henchman (uncredited)
... Posse Rider (uncredited)

Art Department 

M. Goldman ... assistant props (uncredited)
Don B. Greenwood ... props (uncredited)
Charles King ... painter (uncredited)
Max Lauer ... landscape man (uncredited)
Roy Pierce ... carpenter (uncredited)
William Sittel ... assistant props (uncredited)
Lemuel Tribe ... assistant props (uncredited)

Art Direction by 

Richard Day
Albert Hogsett

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Otto Brower ... second unit director (uncredited)
Hal Herman ... assistant director (uncredited)
Lynn Shores ... second unit director (uncredited)
Henry Weinberger ... second assistant director (uncredited)
Saul Wurtzel ... assistant director (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

William Cline ... camera loader (uncredited)
Nelson Cordez ... camera technician (uncredited)
Henry Cronjager Jr. ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Fred Hall ... gaffer (uncredited)
Bruce Hunsaker ... key grip (uncredited)
Harry Jackson ... process camera operator (uncredited)
Harry R. Jones ... grip (uncredited)
Joseph MacDonald ... camera operator (uncredited)
Roger Mace ... process technician (uncredited)
Joe Noecker ... camera maintenance (uncredited)
Frank Powolny ... still photographer (uncredited)
Herbert Romey ... grip (uncredited)
Cliff Shirpser ... assistant camera: Technicolor (uncredited)
Paul Uhl ... assistant camera technician (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Edward Cronjager ... director of photography
Allen M. Davey ... director of photography

Music by 

David Buttolph ... (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sam Benson ... wardrobe (uncredited)
Steve Brandt ... wardrobe (uncredited)
Tommy Clark ... wardrobe (uncredited)
Robert Martien ... wardrobe (uncredited)
Marguerite Royce ... wardrobe (uncredited)

Costume Design by 

Travis Banton ... (costumes)

Film Editing by 

Robert Bischoff ... film editor
Gene Fowler Jr. ... (uncredited)

Makeup Department 

Robert Cowan ... makeup artist (uncredited)
Buddy King ... hair stylist (uncredited)
Ray Lopez ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Other crew 

Natalie Kalmus ... technicolor director
Morgan Padelford ... associate technicolor director
Harry Brand ... publicity director (uncredited)
Russel Crane ... animal wrangler (uncredited)
Henry Fonda ... technical advisor (uncredited)
Gordon Gordon ... publicist (uncredited)
Fay Hamblin ... riding instructor: Robert Young (uncredited)
Stanley Scheuer ... script clerk (uncredited)
Art Wright ... stageman (uncredited)

Music Department 

David Buttolph ... musical director
R.H. Bassett ... composer: stock music (uncredited)
Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Conrad Salinger ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Produced by 

Harry Joe Brown ... associate producer
Darryl F. Zanuck ... executive producer (uncredited)

Production Management 

Jerry Bryan ... assistant unit manager (uncredited)
Fred Fox ... production manager (uncredited)
Robert E. Goux ... unit manager (uncredited)
William Koenig ... production manager (uncredited)
Ben Silvey ... unit manager (uncredited)

Set Decoration by 

Thomas Little ... (set decorations)

Sound Department 

Bernard Freericks ... sound
Roger Heman Sr. ... sound (as Roger Heman)
Carl Daniels ... cable person (uncredited)
Clarence Schiffer ... extra cable man (uncredited)
W.R. Snyder ... assistant sound mixer (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

William F. Mittlestedt ... mechanical effects (uncredited)
Ben Southland ... mechanical effects (uncredited)

Stunts 

Yakima Canutt ... stunts (uncredited)
Tommy Coats ... stunts (uncredited)
John Epper ... stunts (uncredited)
Sid Jordan ... stunts (uncredited)
Kermit Maynard ... stunts (uncredited)
Frank McGrath ... stunts (uncredited)
Merlyn Nelson ... stunts (uncredited)
George Plues ... stunts (uncredited)
Joe P. Smith ... stunts (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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