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Fail-Safe (1964) Poster

(1964)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Sidney Lumet

Writing Credits  

Walter Bernstein ... (screenplay)
 
Eugene Burdick ... (from the novel by) &
Harvey Wheeler ... (from the novel by)
 
Peter George ... (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Dan O'Herlihy ... Gen. Black
Walter Matthau ... Dr. Groeteschele
Frank Overton ... Gen. Bogan
Edward Binns ... Col. Grady (as Ed Binns)
Fritz Weaver ... Col. Cascio
Henry Fonda ... The President
Larry Hagman ... Buck
William Hansen William Hansen ... Secretary Swenson
Russell Hardie ... Gen. Stark (as Russell Hardy)
Russell Collins ... Knapp
Sorrell Booke ... Congressman Raskob
Nancy Berg Nancy Berg ... Ilsa Wolfe
John Connell ... Thomas
Frank Simpson Frank Simpson ... Sullivan
Hildy Parks ... Betty Black
Janet Ward Janet Ward ... Mrs. Grady
Dom DeLuise ... Sgt. Collins
Dana Elcar ... Foster
Stewart Germain Stewart Germain ... Mr. Cascio
Louise Larabee ... Mrs. Cascio
Frieda Altman Frieda Altman ... Jennie
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Geri Miller Geri Miller ... Go-Go Dancer (uncredited)
Charles Tyner ... Jet Fighter Pilot (voice) (uncredited)

Produced by 

Charles H. Maguire ... associate producer
Max E. Youngstein ... producer

Cinematography by 

Gerald Hirschfeld ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Ralph Rosenblum ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Albert Brenner

Set Decoration by 

J.C. Delaney ... (as J.C. DeLaney)

Costume Design by 

Anna Hill Johnstone ... (costumes by)

Makeup Department 

Harry Buchman ... makeup
Bill Herman ... makeup department head

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Harry Falk ... assistant director (as Harry Falk Jr.)

Sound Department 

Jack Fitzstephens ... sound editor
William Swift ... sound mixer

Camera and Electrical Department 

Howard Fortune ... chief electrician
Edward Knott ... chief grip
Albert Taffet ... camera operator (as Al Taffett)

Other crew 

Marguerite James ... continuity
Eugene Burdick ... script consultant (uncredited)
Lillian Michelson ... researcher (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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