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It's a Big Country: An American Anthology (1951) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Clarence Brown
Don Hartman
John Sturges
Richard Thorpe
Charles Vidor
Don Weis
William A. Wellman

Writing Credits  

Dore Schary ... (story for picture)
 
William Ludwig ... (screenplay: episode one) &
Edgar Brooke ... (story: episode one)
 
Helen Deutsch ... (screenplay: episode two)
 
Ray Chordes ... (episode)
 
Isobel Lennart ... (screenplay: episode four) &
Claudia Cranston ... (story: episode four)
 
Allen Rivkin ... (written for the screen by: episode five) &
Lucille Schlossberg ... (story: episode five)
 
Dorothy Kingsley ... (screenplay: episode six)
 
Dore Schary ... (episode)
 
George Wells ... (screenplay: episode eight) &
Joseph Petracca ... (story: episode eight)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Sgt. Maxie Klein
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Texas
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Miss Coleman (as Nancy Davis)
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Rev. Adam Burch
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Mrs. Wrenley
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Professor
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Stefan Szabo
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Church sexton
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Mr. Stacey
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Secret Service Man
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Joseph Esposito (as Bobby Hyatt)
Sharon McManus ...
Sam Szabo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
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Immigrant Wife / deleted episode (scenes deleted)
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Immigrant Husband (scenes deleted)
David Alpert ...
Greek Athlete (uncredited)
Jeralyn Alton ...
Yolande Szabo (uncredited)
Dolly Arriaga ...
Concetta Esposito (uncredited)
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Austin (uncredited)
Benny Burt ...
Soda Jerk (uncredited)
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Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Dick Cherney ...
Church Member (uncredited)
Ray Chordes ...
Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
Roger Cole ...
Reporter (uncredited)
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Greek Athlete (uncredited)
Lucille Curtis ...
Miss Bloomsburg (uncredited)
George Economides ...
Theodore (uncredited)
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Naval Ensign (uncredited)
Don Fields ...
George (uncredited)
Tiny Francone ...
Girl in Classroom (uncredited)
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Newspaper Office Receptionist (uncredited)
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Mervin (uncredited)
A. Cameron Grant ...
Proprietor of Inn (uncredited)
Richard Grindle ...
Greek Athlete (uncredited)
Sherry Hall ...
Census Bureau Assistant Supervisor (uncredited)
Hal Hatfield ...
Greek Athlete (uncredited)
June Hedin ...
Kati Szabo (uncredited)
Art Howard ...
Church Member (uncredited)
Jerry Hunter ...
Frank Grillo (uncredited)
Jacqueline Kenley ...
Margit Szabo (uncredited)
Anthony Lappas ...
Greek Athlete (uncredited)
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Newsroom Worker (uncredited)
Mickey Little ...
Boy (uncredited)
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Copyboy (uncredited)
George McDonald ...
Boy (uncredited)
Luana Mehlberg ...
Lenka Szabo (uncredited)
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School Teacher (uncredited)
Roger Moore ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Costas Morfis ...
Greek Athlete (uncredited)
Tom Nickols ...
Greek Athlete (uncredited)
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Girl (uncredited)
Paul Power ...
Church Member (uncredited)
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Diner on Train (uncredited)
Fred Santley ...
Census Bureau Supervisor (uncredited)
Harry Stanton ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Henry Sylvester ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Tony Taylor ...
Baby Sitter (uncredited)
William H. Welsh ...
Census Bureau Official (uncredited)

Produced by 

Robert Sisk ... producer
Dore Schary ... producer (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

John Alton
Ray June
William C. Mellor
Joseph Ruttenberg

Film Editing by 

Ben Lewis
Fredrick Y. Smith

Art Direction by 

Malcolm Brown
William Ferrari
Cedric Gibbons
Eddie Imazu
Arthur Lonergan
Gabriel Scognamillo

Set Decoration by 

Jack Bonar
Ralph S. Hurst
Arthur Krams
Fred M. MacLean
Alfred E. Spencer
Edwin B. Willis

Makeup Department 

Sydney Guilaroff ... hair stylist
William Tuttle ... makeup artist

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Joel Freeman ... assistant director

Sound Department 

Douglas Shearer ... recording director

Special Effects by 

A. Arnold Gillespie ... special effects
Warren Newcombe ... special effects

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Joan Joseff ... costume jeweller (uncredited)

Music Department 

Alberto Colombo ... music adaptor
Adolph Deutsch ... music adaptor
Johnny Green ... music supervisor
Bronislau Kaper ... music adaptor
Rudolph G. Kopp ... music adaptor
David Raksin ... music adaptor
David Rose ... music adaptor
Charles Wolcott ... music adaptor
Johnny Green ... musical director (uncredited)

See also

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