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Show Boat (1951) Poster

(1951)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

George Sidney

Writing Credits  

John Lee Mahin ... (screen play)
 
Jerome Kern ... (based on the immortal musical play "Show Boat" by) and
Oscar Hammerstein II ... (based on the immortal musical play "Show Boat" by)
 
Edna Ferber ... (from novel)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

... Magnolia Hawks
... Julie LaVerne
... Gaylord Ravenal
... Cap'n Andy Hawks
... Ellie May Shipley
... Frank Schultz
... Steven Baker
... Parthy Hawks
... Pete (as Lief Erickson)
William Warfield ... Joe
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Boyd Ackerman ... Chorus Boy (uncredited)
Bette Arlen ... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Mary Bezemes ... Minor Role (uncredited)
... Man at New Years Celebration (uncredited)
Carol Brewster ... Girl (uncredited)
Peter Camlin ... Croupier (uncredited)
Sue Casey ... New Year's Eve Cutie (uncredited)
... Trocadero Stage Assistant (uncredited)
... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Sheila Clark ... Kim Ravenal - Age 4 (uncredited)
... Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
... Doctor (uncredited)
Nova Dale ... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Roy Damron ... Chorus Boy (uncredited)
Anne Dore ... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Michael Dugan ... Chorus Boy (uncredited)
... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
... Renee (uncredited)
... Racetrack Spectator (uncredited)
George Ford ... Chorus Boy (uncredited)
Robert Fortier ... Chorus Boy (uncredited)
Dan Foster ... Deckhand (uncredited)
Mary Jane French ... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
... Bouncer (uncredited)
Len Hendry ... Minor Role (uncredited)
... Riverboat Bartender (uncredited)
Shep Houghton ... Specialty Dancer (uncredited)
... Bellboy (uncredited)
Claude Jaeger ... Chorus Boy (uncredited)
... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
... Poker Player (uncredited)
... Cameo McQueen (uncredited)
... Hotel Manager (uncredited)
Helen Kimbell ... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Marilyn Kinsley ... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
... Trocadero Piano Player (uncredited)
Judy Landon ... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
... Extra (uncredited)
... George the Calliope Player (uncredited)
Meredith Leeds ... New Year's Eve Cutie (uncredited)
... Blackjack Dealer (uncredited)
... Drunken Sport (uncredited)
Alice Markham ... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Maurice Marks ... Dancer (uncredited)
Alphonse Martell ... Headwaiter (uncredited)
... Windy McClain (uncredited)
Louis Mercier ... Dabney - Poker Player (uncredited)
... Little Old Lady (uncredited)
... Seamstress (uncredited)
... Jake Green (uncredited)
... Player (uncredited)
... Doorman (uncredited)
... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Allan Ray ... Elevator Operator (uncredited)
Charles Regan ... Minor Role (uncredited)
Al Rhein ... Minor Role (uncredited)
... Show Spectator (uncredited)
... Racetrack Spectator (uncredited)
... Drunk (uncredited)
Joseph Roach ... Chorus Boy (uncredited)
Robert Robinson ... Man at New Years Celebration (uncredited)
Jean Romaine ... New Year's Eve Cutie (uncredited)
Harry Seymour ... Riverboat Piano Player (uncredited)
George Sherwood ... Trainer (uncredited)
... Minor Role (uncredited)
Bob Stebbins ... Bellhop (uncredited)
... Man with Julie (uncredited)
... Sheriff Ike Vallon (uncredited)
... Minor Role (uncredited)
... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Annette Warren ... Julie LaVerne (singing voice) (uncredited)
... Gambler Mark Hallson (uncredited)
... Chorus Girl (uncredited)
Frances E. Williams ... Queenie (uncredited)
Marjorie Wood ... Landlady (uncredited)

Produced by 

Ben Feiner Jr. ... associate producer
Arthur Freed ... producer
Roger Edens ... associate producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Adolph Deutsch ... (uncredited)
Conrad Salinger ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Charles Rosher ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

John D. Dunning ... (as John Dunning)

Art Direction by 

Cedric Gibbons
Jack Martin Smith

Set Decoration by 

Edwin B. Willis ... (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

Walter Plunkett ... (costumes)

Makeup Department 

Sydney Guilaroff ... hair styles designer
John Truwe ... makeup artist
William Tuttle ... makeup creator

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Roger Edens ... director (sequence "Ol' Man River") (uncredited)
George Rhein ... assistant director (uncredited)
Carl 'Major' Roup ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Richard Pefferle ... associate set decorator (as Richard A. Pefferle)
Matty Azzarone ... construction (uncredited)
Donald P. Desmond ... set construction (uncredited)
Mentor Huebner ... production illustrator (uncredited)
Frank Wesselhoff ... painter (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Douglas Shearer ... recording supervisor

Special Effects by 

Warren Newcombe ... special effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

Man Ray ... still photographer (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Joan Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Music Department 

Alexander Courage ... additional orchestrator
Adolph Deutsch ... musical director
Conrad Salinger ... orchestrator
Robert Tucker ... vocal arrangements
Alexander Courage ... composer: additional music (uncredited)
Robert Franklyn ... additional orchestrator (uncredited)
Paul Marquardt ... additional orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Robert Alton ... dances
Peter Ballbusch ... montage sequences
James Gooch ... technicolor color consultant
Henri Jaffa ... technicolor color consultant
Miriam Goldina ... ballet dancer (uncredited)
Alex Romero ... assistant choreographer (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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