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Cheaper by the Dozen (1950) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Walter Lang

Writing Credits  

Lamar Trotti ... (screen play)
 
Frank B. Gilbreth Jr. ... (based on the novel by) and
Ernestine Gilbreth Carey ... (based on the novel by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Clifton Webb ... Frank Bunker Gilbreth
Jeanne Crain ... Ann Gilbreth
Myrna Loy ... Mrs. Lillian Gilbreth
Betty Lynn ... Deborah Lancaster
Edgar Buchanan ... Dr. Burton
Barbara Bates ... Ernestine Gilbreth
Mildred Natwick ... Mrs. Mebane
Sara Allgood ... Mrs. Monahan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Walter Baldwin ... Jim Bracken (uncredited)
Betty Barker Betty Barker ... Mary Gilbreth (uncredited)
Benny Bartlett ... Joe Scales (uncredited)
Lovyss Bradley ... Teacher (uncredited)
Patti Brady ... Martha Gilbreth (uncredited)
Virginia Brissac ... Mrs. Benson (uncredited)
Ken Christy Ken Christy ... Jed - Delivers Telegram (uncredited)
Denise Courtemarche Denise Courtemarche ... Jane - Age 1 (uncredited)
Ted Crane Ted Crane ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Dulcie Day Dulcie Day ... Nurse (uncredited)
Teddy Driver Teddy Driver ... Dan Gilbreth (uncredited)
Billy Engle ... Messenger (uncredited)
Mary Field ... Music Teacher (uncredited)
Anita Gegna Anita Gegna ... Assistant Principal (uncredited)
Vincent Graeff Vincent Graeff ... Mailman with Special Delivery Letter (uncredited)
Eula Guy Eula Guy ... Teacher (uncredited)
Craig Hill ... Tom Black (uncredited)
Ralph Hodges Ralph Hodges ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Jimmy Hunt ... William Gilbreth (uncredited)
Jane Lee ... Teacher (uncredited)
Caryl Lincoln ... Teacher (uncredited)
Roddy McCaskill Roddy McCaskill ... Jack Gilbreth (uncredited)
Tom McQuillan Tom McQuillan ... Ticket Taker (uncredited)
Eleanor Moore Eleanor Moore ... Teacher (uncredited)
Carol Nugent ... Lillie Gilbreth (uncredited)
Peggy O'Connor ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Ramona Oliver Ramona Oliver ... Nurse (uncredited)
Norman Ollestad Norman Ollestad ... Frank Gilbreth Jr. (uncredited)
Frank Orth ... Higgins (uncredited)
Joyce Otis Joyce Otis ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Cynthia Pepper ... Young Girl (uncredited)
Jeff Richards ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Syd Saylor ... Plumber (uncredited)
Harmon Stevens Harmon Stevens ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Anthony Sydes Anthony Sydes ... Fred Gilbreth (uncredited)
Lyn Thomas ... Girl on Beach (uncredited)
Tina Thompson Tina Thompson ... Jane - Age 2 (uncredited)
Evelyn Varden ... School Principal (uncredited)
Lillian West Lillian West ... Bit Role (uncredited)
Judy Ann Whaley Judy Ann Whaley ... Baby Denise (uncredited)
Hank Wise Hank Wise ... Traffic Cop (uncredited)

Produced by 

Lamar Trotti ... producer
Darryl F. Zanuck ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Cyril J. Mockridge ... (as Cyril Mockridge)
Alfred Newman ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Leon Shamroy ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

J. Watson Webb Jr. ... (as J.Watson Webb Jr.)

Art Direction by 

Leland Fuller
Lyle R. Wheeler ... (as Lyle Wheeler)

Set Decoration by 

Paul S. Fox ... (set decorations)
Thomas Little ... (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

Edward Stevenson ... (costumes designed by)

Makeup Department 

Ben Nye ... makeup artist
Linda Cross ... hair stylist (uncredited)
Lillian Ugrin ... hair stylist (uncredited)

Production Management 

A.F. Erickson ... production manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Eli Dunn ... assistant director (uncredited)
Gaston Glass ... assistant director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Roger Heman Sr. ... sound (as Roger Heman)
E. Clayton Ward ... sound

Visual Effects by 

Fred Sersen ... special photographic effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

F. Bud Mautino ... camera operator (uncredited)
Emmett Schoenbaum ... still photographer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Charles Le Maire ... wardrobe director
Sam Benson ... wardrobe supervisor (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Lyman Hallowell ... apprentice editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Lionel Newman ... musical director
Herbert W. Spencer ... orchestration (as Herbert Spencer)
Maurice De Packh ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Leonard Doss ... Technicolor color consultant
Jerry Bryan ... dialogue director (uncredited)
Doris Drought ... script supervisor (uncredited)
Martha Manor ... stand-in (uncredited)
John Sturtevant ... dialogue director (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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