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China Seas (1935) Poster

(1935)

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Directed by 

Tay Garnett

Writing Credits  

Jules Furthman ... (screen play) and
James Kevin McGuinness ... (screen play)
 
Crosbie Garstin ... (from the book by)
 
Paul Bern ... (contributor to story) (uncredited)
Paul Hervey Fox ... (contributor to dialogue) (uncredited)
Monckton Hoffe ... (early script writer) (uncredited)
John Lee Mahin ... (contributor to screenplay construction) (uncredited)
Maurice Revnes ... (early script writer) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Clark Gable ... Alan Gaskell
Jean Harlow ... China Doll
Wallace Beery ... Jamesy MacArdle
Lewis Stone ... Davids
Rosalind Russell ... Sybil
Dudley Digges ... Dawson
C. Aubrey Smith ... Sir Guy
Robert Benchley ... McCaleb
William Henry ... Rockwell
Liev De Maigret ... Mrs. Vollberg (as Live de Maigret)
Lilian Bond ... Mrs. Timmons (as Lillian Bond)
Edward Brophy ... Timmons
Soo Yong Soo Yong ... Yu-Lan
Carol Ann Beery Carol Ann Beery ... Carol Ann
Akim Tamiroff ... Romanoff
Ivan Lebedeff ... Ngah
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charles Coleman ... Undetermined Secondary Role (scenes deleted)
Edward McWade ... Undetermined Secondary Role (scenes deleted)
Daisy Belmore ... Martha, Sybil's Maid (uncredited)
Barlowe Borland ... Willett, Royal Canada Bank (uncredited)
Harry C. Bradley ... Ship's Passenger (uncredited)
Emily Fitzroy ... Mrs. Higgins (uncredited)
Pat Flaherty ... Second Officer Kingston (uncredited)
Willie Fung ... Cabin Boy Ah Sing (uncredited)
Chester Gan ... Rickshaw Boy (uncredited)
Tom Gubbins Tom Gubbins ... Ship's Officer / Sergeant of the Guards (uncredited)
Sherry Hall Sherry Hall ... Ship's Engineer (uncredited)
Sam Harris Sam Harris ... Ship's Passenger (uncredited)
Forrester Harvey ... Chief Steward Ted Gary (uncredited)
John Ince ... Ship's Pilot (uncredited)
Charles Irwin Charles Irwin ... Bertie the Purser (uncredited)
Tetsu Komai Tetsu Komai ... Malay Pirate (uncredited)
Eddie Lee Eddie Lee ... Sailor on Bridge (uncredited)
Richard Loo ... Chinese Inspector at Gangplank (uncredited)
Hattie McDaniel ... Isabel McCarthy - Dolly's Maid (uncredited)
Malcolm McGregor ... Atkins - Dock Manager (uncredited)
Donald Meek ... Passenger Playing Chess (uncredited)
Ferdinand Munier ... Police Superintendent (uncredited)
Beatrice Roberts ... Ship's Passenger (uncredited)
James Wang James Wang ... Trapshooting Attendant (uncredited)
Bobby Watson ... Man on Dock with McCaleb (uncredited)

Produced by 

Albert Lewin ... associate producer
Irving Thalberg ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Herbert Stothart

Cinematography by 

Ray June ... (photographed by)

Film Editing by 

William LeVanway ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Cedric Gibbons

Costume Design by 

Adrian ... (gowns)

Production Management 

Joe Cohn ... production manager (uncredited)
Frank Messenger ... unit manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Harold S. Bucquet ... second unit director: mob scenes (uncredited)
James C. McKay ... second unit director: night water scenes (uncredited)
Joseph M. Newman ... assistant director (uncredited)
William A. Wellman ... second unit director: pirate scenes (uncredited)

Art Department 

James Curtis Havens ... associate art director (as James Havens)
David Townsend ... associate art director
Edwin B. Willis ... associate art director
Elmer Sheeley ... assistant to art director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Douglas Shearer ... recording director

Special Effects by 

Warren Newcombe ... special effects (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

James Basevi ... miniatures (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Clyde De Vinna ... director of photography: second unit (uncredited)
Ellsworth Fredericks ... assistant camera (uncredited)
Ray Ramsey ... assistant camera (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Eugene Joseff ... jeweller (uncredited)

Music Department 

Paul Marquardt ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Charles Maxwell ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Leonid Raab ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Jack Virgil ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Edward Ward ... composer: trailer (uncredited)

Other crew 

Chick Collins ... double: Clark Gable (uncredited)
Loretta Rush ... double: Jean Harlow (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

See also

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