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The Kentuckian (1955) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Burt Lancaster

Writing Credits  

A.B. Guthrie Jr. ... (screenplay)
 
Felix Holt ... (novel)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

... Elias Wakefield (Big Eli)
... Hannah Bolen
... Susie Spann
... Stan Bodine
... Little Eli Wakefield
... Zack Wakefield
... Sophie Wakefield
... Ziby Fletcher
... Pleasant Tuesday Babson
... Constable
... Roulette Dealer
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
... Pilot of the 'River Queen' (uncredited)
Blackie ... Dog (uncredited)
Lee Erickson ... Luke Lester (uncredited)
Faro ... Faro (uncredited)
... Gambler (uncredited)
... Riverboat Gambler (uncredited)
Gil Herman ... Frontiersman (uncredited)
... Frontier Postman (uncredited)
... Frontiersman (uncredited)
Milicent Patrick ... Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
... Riverboat Gambler (uncredited)
... Frome Brother (uncredited)
... Drunk Frontiersman with Whip (uncredited)
Paul Wexler ... Frome Brother (uncredited)
... Frontiersman (uncredited)
... John Decker - Shopkeeper (uncredited)

Art Department 

Thomas Hart Benton ... promotional artwork (uncredited)
John Orlando ... props (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Richard Maybery ... assistant director
Nate D. Slott ... assistant director (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Betty Pagel ... casting supervisor

Cinematography by 

Ernest Laszlo ... (photography)

Music by 

Bernard Herrmann
Roy Webb ... (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Esther Krebs ... wardrobe (uncredited)
Carl Walker ... wardrobe (uncredited)

Costume Design by 

Norma Koch ... (as Norma)

Film Editing by 

George E. Luckenbacher

Editorial Department 

William B. Murphy ... editorial supervisor

Makeup Department 

Robert J. Schiffer ... makeup artist (as Robert Schiffer)
Lavaughn Speer ... hair stylist (as LaVaughn Speer)

Other crew 

Thom Conroy ... dialogue director (uncredited)
Gil Harmon ... stand-in: Burt Lancaster (uncredited)
James Hill ... production executive (uncredited)
Archie Savage ... dance director (uncredited)
Arthur Wilde ... publicist (uncredited)
Whip Wilson ... bullwhip instructor: Walter Matthau (uncredited)

Music Department 

Robert G. Carlisle ... music editor (as Robert Carlisle)
Maurice De Packh ... music arranger (uncredited)
The Los Angeles Philharmonic ... music player (uncredited)

Produced by 

Harold Hecht ... producer
James Hill ... producer (uncredited)

Production Design by 

Ted Haworth ... (as Edward S. Haworth)

Production Management 

James T. Vaughn ... production manager (as James Vaughn)

Set Decoration by 

Robert Priestley

Sound Department 

Wayne Fury ... effects editor
John K. Kean ... sound recordist (as John Kean)
Paul Schmutz ... sound recordist (as Paul Schmutz Sr.)

Special Effects by 

Russell Shearman ... special effects
Daniel Hays ... special effects (uncredited)

Stunts 

Charles Horvath ... stunt double: Burt Lancaster (uncredited)
Whip Wilson ... stunt double: Walter Matthau (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

See also

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