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The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1947) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Norman Z. McLeod

Writing Credits  

Ken Englund ... (screen play) and
Everett Freeman ... (screen play)
 
James Thurber ... (from a story by)
 
Philip Rapp ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Danny Kaye ... Walter Mitty
Virginia Mayo ... Rosalind van Hoorn
Boris Karloff ... Dr. Hugo Hollingshead
Fay Bainter ... Mrs. Eunice Mitty
Ann Rutherford ... Gertrude Griswold
Thurston Hall ... Bruce Pierce
Gordon Jones ... Tubby Wadsworth
Florence Bates ... Mrs. Irma Griswold
Konstantin Shayne ... Peter van Hoorn
Reginald Denny ... Colonel
Henry Corden ... Hendrick
Doris Lloyd ... Mrs. Leticia Follinsbee
Fritz Feld ... Anatole
Frank Reicher ... Karl Maasdam
Milton Parsons ... Butler Tyler
The Goldwyn Girls ... Dancing Ensemble
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eddie Acuff ... Wells Fargo Cowboy (uncredited)
Ernie Adams ... Flower Truck Driver (uncredited)
Robert Altman ... Man Drinking (uncredited)
Sam Ash ... Art Editor (uncredited)
Walter Bacon Walter Bacon ... Train Passenger (uncredited)
Mary Anne Baird Mary Anne Baird ... Model with Wolf Man (uncredited)
Brandon Beach Brandon Beach ... Pedestrian (uncredited)
Audrey Betz Audrey Betz ... Dowager (uncredited)
Edward Biby ... Director (uncredited)
Ted Billings Ted Billings ... Huckster (uncredited)
Billy Bletcher ... Western Character (uncredited)
Betty Blythe ... Floor Manager (uncredited)
Mary Brewer Mary Brewer ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Betty Cargyle Betty Cargyle ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Lucille Casey Lucille Casey ... Pet Foot Saleswoman (uncredited)
Sue Casey Sue Casey ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Eddy Chandler Eddy Chandler ... P.O. Cowboy (uncredited)
George Chandler ... Mate (uncredited)
Lane Chandler ... Billboard Cowboy on Horse (uncredited)
Jack Cheatham ... Baggage Man (uncredited)
Dorothy Christy ... Store Official (uncredited)
Tom Coleman Tom Coleman ... Train Passenger (uncredited)
Barbara Combs Barbara Combs ... Nurse (uncredited)
Lorinne Crawford Lorinne Crawford ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Kernan Cripps ... Porter (uncredited)
Wade Crosby ... Blacksmith (uncredited)
Donna Dax Donna Dax ... Stenographer (uncredited)
Leslie Denison Leslie Denison ... R.A.F. Pilot (uncredited)
Vernon Dent ... Bartender (uncredited)
Harry Depp Harry Depp ... Director (uncredited)
Neal Dodd Neal Dodd ... Minister (uncredited)
Phil Dunham ... Composing Room Foreman (uncredited)
Ralph Dunn ... Policeman (uncredited)
Dick Earle Dick Earle ... Director (uncredited)
Al Eben Al Eben ... Elevator Starter (uncredited)
Maude Eburne ... Fitter (uncredited)
Helen Jerome Eddy ... Lingerie Saleswoman (uncredited)
Frank Ellis Frank Ellis ... Western Character (uncredited)
Carl Faulkner Carl Faulkner ... Cop (uncredited)
Bess Flowers ... Illustrator (uncredited)
Mary Forbes ... Mrs. Pierce (uncredited)
Raoul Freeman Raoul Freeman ... Department Head (uncredited)
Joel Friedkin Joel Friedkin ... Mr. Grimsby (uncredited)
Jack Gargan Jack Gargan ... Photographer (uncredited)
Don Garner ... Young Saman (uncredited)
Karen X. Gaylord ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Mary Gleason Mary Gleason ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Mary Gordon ... Mother Machree (uncredited)
Peter Gowland ... R.A.F. Pilot (uncredited)
Dorothy Granger ... Wrong Mrs. Follinsbee (uncredited)
William Haade ... Conductor (uncredited)
Robert Haines Robert Haines ... Taxi Cab Attendant (uncredited)
John Hamilton ... Dr. Remington (uncredited)
Lumsden Hare ... Dr. Pritchard-Mitford (uncredited)
Sam Harris Sam Harris ... Sidewalk Extra (uncredited)
Harry Harvey Jr. Harry Harvey Jr. ... Office Boy (uncredited)
Harold Hensen ... R.A.F. Pilot (uncredited)
Tommy Hughes Tommy Hughes ... Huckster (uncredited)
Warren Jackson Warren Jackson ... Business Manager (uncredited)
Jackie Jordan Jackie Jordan ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Colin Kenny ... Train Passenger (uncredited)
Henry Kolker ... Dr. Benbow (uncredited)
Ethan Laidlaw ... Helmsman (uncredited)
Georgia Lange Georgia Lange ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Frank LaRue ... Conductor (uncredited)
Nolan Leary ... Huckster (uncredited)
Ruth Lee Ruth Lee ... Commentator (uncredited)
Carl M. Leviness ... Train Passenger / Wedding Guest (uncredited)
Weaver Levy Weaver Levy ... Waiter in Chinese Restaurant (uncredited)
George Lloyd ... Wells Fargo Cowboy (uncredited)
Wilbur Mack Wilbur Mack ... Director (uncredited)
George Magrill ... Wolf Man (uncredited)
Frank Marlowe ... Taxcab Driver (uncredited)
Anthony Marsh Anthony Marsh ... R.A.F. Pilot (uncredited)
Chris-Pin Martin ... Waiter (uncredited)
Michael Mauree Michael Mauree ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Sam McDaniel ... Doorman (uncredited)
Tom McGuire ... Dublin Policeman (uncredited)
Christine McIntyre ... Miss Blair - Lingerie Dept. Manager (uncredited)
Frank McLure ... Director (uncredited)
Frank Meredith Frank Meredith ... Cop (uncredited)
John Meredith John Meredith ... R.A.F. Pilot (uncredited)
Harold Miller ... Director / Exec in Pierce's Office (uncredited)
Moy Ming Moy Ming ... Elderly Chinese (uncredited)
Martha Montgomery ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Ralph Montgomery Ralph Montgomery ... Porter at Ship Dock (uncredited)
Frances Morris ... Head Saleswoman (uncredited)
William Newell William Newell ... Taxi Cab Traffic Manager (uncredited)
Paul Newlan Paul Newlan ... Truck Driver (uncredited)
William H. O'Brien ... Elevator Passenger (uncredited)
Patsy O'Byrne Patsy O'Byrne ... Charwoman (uncredited)
Broderick O'Farrell ... Director (uncredited)
Jack Overman ... Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Netta Packer ... Organist (uncredited)
Pat Patrick Pat Patrick ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Vincent Pelletier Vincent Pelletier ... Narrator for Dream Sequence (uncredited)
Tom Quinn ... Train Passenger (uncredited)
Otto Reichow Otto Reichow ... German Pilot (uncredited)
Dick Rush Dick Rush ... Customs Official (uncredited)
Cosmo Sardo ... Soldier (uncredited)
Syd Saylor ... Western Character (uncredited)
Cy Schindell ... Taxicab Driver (uncredited)
Brick Sullivan Brick Sullivan ... Cop (uncredited)
Charles Trowbridge ... Dr. Renshaw (uncredited)
John Tyrrell ... Department Head (uncredited)
Minerva Urecal ... Woman with Hat (uncredited)
Irene Vernon Irene Vernon ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Leslie Vincent Leslie Vincent ... R.A.F. Pilot (uncredited)
Lynn Walker Lynn Walker ... Goldwyn Girl (uncredited)
Eddy Waller ... Old Mariner (uncredited)
Pierre Watkin ... Reverend (uncredited)
Margaret Wells Margaret Wells ... Store Official (uncredited)
Charles C. Wilson ... Police Desk Sergeant (uncredited)
Beal Wong Beal Wong ... Headwaiter in Chinese Restaurant (uncredited)
Harry Woods ... Wrong Mr. Follinsbee (uncredited)
Hank Worden ... Western Character (uncredited)

Produced by 

Samuel Goldwyn ... producer

Music by 

David Raksin

Cinematography by 

Lee Garmes ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Monica Collingwood

Art Direction by 

Perry Ferguson
George Jenkins

Set Decoration by 

Casey Roberts ... (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

Irene Sharaff ... (as Sharaff)

Makeup Department 

Marie Clark ... hair stylist
Robert Stephanoff ... makeup

Production Management 

Leon Fromkess ... executive in charge of production (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Roland Asher ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Dorothea Holt ... illustrator (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Fred Lau ... sound recorder

Special Effects by 

John P. Fulton ... special effects (as John Fulton)
Harry Redmond Jr. ... special effects (uncredited)
Harry Redmond Sr. ... special effects (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

John Frederics ... hats: Anatole

Music Department 

Emil Newman ... musical director

Other crew 

Samuel Goldwyn ... presenter
Joan Hathaway ... dialogue director
Natalie Kalmus ... Technicolor color director
Mitchell Kovaleski ... associate Technicolor color director
Robert Snowden ... production assistant (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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