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Down Argentine Way (1940) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Irving Cummings

Writing Credits  

Darrell Ware ... (screen play) and
Karl Tunberg ... (screen play)
 
Rian James ... (story) and
Ralph Spence ... (story)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Don Ameche ... Ricardo Quintana
Betty Grable ... Glenda Crawford
Carmen Miranda ... Carmen Miranda
Charlotte Greenwood ... Binnie Crawford
J. Carrol Naish ... Casiano
Henry Stephenson ... Don Diego Quintana
Kay Aldridge ... Helen Carson (as Katharine Aldridge)
Leonid Kinskey ... Tito Acuna
Chris-Pin Martin ... Esteban
Robert Conway ... Jimmy Blake
Gregory Gaye ... Sebastian
Bobby Stone Bobby Stone ... Panchito
Charles Judels ... Dr. Arturo Padilla
Fayard Nicholas ... One of the Nicholas Brothers
Harold Nicholas ... One of the Nicholas Brothers
Thomas Dowling Thomas Dowling ... Specialty
Catherine Dowling Catherine Dowling ... Specialty
Pepe Guízar Pepe Guízar ... Specialty (as Pepe Guizar)
Flores Bros. Flores Bros. ... Specialty (as The Flores Bros.)
Six Hits and a Miss Six Hits and a Miss ... Six Hits and a Miss
Bando da Lua ... Bando da Lua (as Carmen Miranda Band)
Edward Fielding ... Willis Crawford
Eddie Conrad ... Anastasio (as Edward Conrad)
Fortunio Bonanova ... Hotel Manager
Armand Kaliz ... Hotel Manager
Frank Puglia ... Montero
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lowden Adams Lowden Adams ... Westchester Waiter (uncredited)
Rafael Alcayde ... Señor Vallergo (uncredited)
Marvin Bailey Marvin Bailey ... Member of Six Hits and a Miss (uncredited)
Nino Bellini Nino Bellini ... Doorman at Carmen Miranda's (uncredited)
Eugene Borden Eugene Borden ... Club Rendezvous Waiter (uncredited)
Pauline Byrne Pauline Byrne ... The Miss of Six Hits and a Miss (uncredited)
Gino Corrado ... Waiter (uncredited)
Franco Corsaro ... Man at Racetrack (uncredited)
Andre Cuyas Andre Cuyas ... Waiter (uncredited)
Vince Degen Vince Degen ... Member of Six Hits and a Miss (uncredited)
Jean Del Val ... Señor Rufino (uncredited)
Helen Dickson Helen Dickson ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Joe Dominguez Joe Dominguez ... Motorcycle Officer (uncredited)
Juan Duval Juan Duval ... Man at Racetrack (uncredited)
Oswaldo de Moraes Eboli Oswaldo de Moraes Eboli ... Bando da Lua Member (uncredited)
Thornton Edwards Thornton Edwards ... Gaucho (uncredited)
Paul Ellis ... Racetrack Official (uncredited)
Eddie Hall ... Applauding Spectator in Stands at Horse Show (uncredited)
Sam Harris Sam Harris ... Westchester Club Patron (uncredited)
Howard Hudson Howard Hudson ... Member of Six Hits and a Miss (uncredited)
George Humbert George Humbert ... Martinez (uncredited)
Hélio Jordão Hélio Jordão ... Bando da Lua Member (uncredited)
Carl M. Leviness ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Fred Malatesta ... Horserace Loser at Fiesta (uncredited)
Francisco Marán Francisco Marán ... Ship's Officer (uncredited)
Mack McLean Mack McLean ... Member of Six Hits and a Miss (uncredited)
Bert Moorhouse ... Nightclub Patron / Racetrack Stands Spectator (uncredited)
Alberto Morin ... Race Bettor (uncredited)
Barry Norton ... Racetrack Spectator (uncredited)
Aloysio de Oliveira Aloysio de Oliveira ... Bando da Lua Member (uncredited)
Afonso Osório Afonso Osório ... Bando da Lua Member (uncredited)
Armando Osório Armando Osório ... Bando da Lua Member (uncredited)
Stênio Osório Stênio Osório ... Bando da Lua Member (uncredited)
Paul Portanova Paul Portanova ... Racetrack Official (uncredited)
Jerry Preshaw Jerry Preshaw ... Member of Six Hits and a Miss (uncredited)
Suzanne Ridgway ... Argentine Girl (uncredited)
Julian Rivero ... Horse Owner (uncredited)
Ronald R. Rondell Ronald R. Rondell ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Aníbal Augusto Sardinha Aníbal Augusto Sardinha ... Banda la Lua Member (uncredited)
Bill Seckler Bill Seckler ... Member of Six Hits and a Miss (uncredited)
Larry Steers ... Westchester Club Patron (uncredited)
David Thursby David Thursby ... Head Horse Groom (uncredited)
Elena Verdugo ... Argentine Dancer (uncredited)
Lucio Villegas Lucio Villegas ... Señor Gonzales (uncredited)
Dorothy White Dorothy White ... Dancer (uncredited)
Frank Yaconelli Frank Yaconelli ... Horserace Loser at Fiesta (uncredited)

Produced by 

Harry Joe Brown ... associate producer
Darryl F. Zanuck ... producer

Music by 

Cyril J. Mockridge ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Ray Rennahan ... director of photography
Leon Shamroy ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Barbara McLean ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Richard Day
Joseph C. Wright

Set Decoration by 

Thomas Little ... (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

Travis Banton ... (costumes)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Lynn Shores ... second unit director (uncredited)
Saul Wurtzel ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Don B. Greenwood ... property master (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Eugene Grossman ... sound
Roger Heman Sr. ... sound (as Roger Heman)

Music Department 

Mack Gordon ... music and lyrics by
Emil Newman ... musical director
Harry Warren ... music and lyrics by
Edward B. Powell ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Conrad Salinger ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Herbert W. Spencer ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

Nick Castle ... dances stager (as Nicholas Castle)
Natalie Kalmus ... technicolor director
Morgan Padelford ... associate technicolor director
Geneva Sawyer ... dances stager
Carlos Albert ... technical director (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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