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Spasms (1983) Poster

(1983)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

William Fruet

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Don Enright ... (writer)
William Fruet ... (writer)
Michael Maryk ... (novel)
Brent Monahan ... (novel)

Cast (in credits order)  

Peter Fonda ... Dr. Tom Brasilian
Oliver Reed ... Jason Kincaid
Kerrie Keane ... Suzanne Cavadon
Al Waxman ... Warren Crowley
Miguel Fernandes ... Mendes / Tasaki (as Miguel Fernández)
Marilyn Lightstone ... Dr. Claire Rothman
Angus MacInnes ... Duncan Tyrone
Laurie J. Brown Laurie J. Brown ... Allison (as Laurie Brown)
Gerard Parkes ... Capt. Novack
William Needles William Needles ... Dean Franklin
Denis Simpson Denis Simpson ... Abo Shaman
Patrick Brymer Patrick Brymer ... Sailor / Agent
George Bloomfield George Bloomfield ... Rev. Thomas Thanner
Al Maini Al Maini ... Abo Interpreter
Denise Fergusson ... Psycho Patient
John Bayliss John Bayliss ... Chauffeur
Barry Flatman ... Reporter
David Bolt David Bolt ... Customs Officer
Les Rubie Les Rubie ... Janitor
Walker Boone Walker Boone ... Sgt. Brody
Don Buchsbaum Don Buchsbaum ... Policeman #1
Harvey Chow Harvey Chow ... Coroner
Peter McConnell Peter McConnell ... Policeman #2
Julie Khaner ... Marcie
Sandra Awalt Sandra Awalt ... Sharon
Moira Shone ... Girl in bikini
Scotty Allan Scotty Allan ... Country boy

Produced by 

Martin Erlichman ... executive producer
John Newton ... co-producer
John G. Pozhke ... producer
Gordon Robinson ... co-producer
Maurice Smith ... producer

Music by 

Eric Robertson ... (as Eric N. Robertson)

Cinematography by 

Mark Irwin

Film Editing by 

Ralph Brunjes

Casting By 

Deirdre Bowen
Clare Walker

Art Direction by 

Carmi Gallo
Gavin Mitchell

Set Decoration by 

Patricia Gruben

Costume Design by 

Gina Kiellerman ... wardrobe designer

Makeup Department 

Barbara Alexander ... hairdresser
Sandi Duncan ... key makeup artist
Stephan Dupuis ... special makeup effects artist
Carl Fullerton ... special makeup effects artist
Linda Preston ... assistant makeup artist
Dick Smith ... special makeup effects artist

Production Management 

Keith Large ... unit manager
Gordon Robinson ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Richard Flower ... co-second assistant director
John Rainey ... co-second assistant director
David A. Shepherd ... first assistant director (as David Shepherd)

Art Department 

R.E. Bob Bartman ... assistant set decorator
John Bentley ... carpenter
Kenneth Clark ... assistant property master
Joe Curtin ... construction manager
Dave Dague ... carpenter (as David Dague)
Andrew Deskin ... property master
John Dondertman ... carpenter
Rolf Harvey ... second assistant art director
David Jean ... artistic consultant
Harry Pavelson ... key painter
Reet Puhm ... painter
Myles Roth ... carpenter
Robert Wiens ... head carpenter

Sound Department 

Ellen Adams ... dialogue editor
David Appleby ... re-recording mixer (as David Appleby) (Pathe Post Production Centre)
Terry Burke ... foley artist
Stuart French ... location sound mixer
Jim Hopkins ... sound effects editor
Cory Siddall ... boom operator
Don White ... re-recording mixer (as Donald White) (Pathe Post Production Centre)

Special Effects by 

Colin Chilvers ... special effects consultant (as Collin Chilvers)
William De Paolo ... assistant model maker: the monster
Lewis Gluck ... mechanical effects: the monster
J. Clark Johnson ... special effects trainee
Joan Juchnewicz ... assistant model maker: the monster
Michael Kavanagh ... special effects assistant
Neal Martz ... model maker: the monster
George McLaughlin ... assistant mechanical effects: the monster
Ray Mendez ... designer and producer: the monster (as Raymond A. Mendez)
Brian Warner ... special effects director

Stunts 

Roy T. Anderson ... stunts
Robert Hannah ... stunt coordinator (as R.L. 'Bobby' Hannah)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Scotty Allan ... best boy (as Douglas 'Scotty' Allan)
Jock Brandis ... gaffer
Richard Brown ... camera assistant: second unit
Carlo Campana ... assistant key grip
David Crone ... steadicam operator
Rob Crone ... steadicam operator
Christopher Dean ... grip
Maris Jansons ... additional photography including Mariscam / key grip
Miklós Lente ... cameraman: second unit
Paul Mitchnick ... first assistant camera
Donna Mobbs ... camera trainee
Gary I. Phipps ... first electric (as Gary Lloyd Phipps)
Lawrie Raskin ... still photographer
Christopher Raucamp ... camera assistant: second unit
Cathy Robertson ... second assistant camera
Vic Sarin ... cameraman: second unit
John Walker ... cameraman: second unit
David Zimmerman ... grip

Casting Department 

Peter Lavender ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Mary Partridge-Raynor ... wardrobe assistant (as Mary Partridge)
Arthur Rowsell ... wardrobe master

Editorial Department 

Ralph Brunjes ... post-production supervisor
Patricia Cahill ... apprentice film editor
Michael Fruet ... assistant film editor
Peter Hunt Skazin ... assistant film editor

Location Management 

David Coatsworth ... location manager

Music Department 

Hayward Parrott ... music mixer (as Hayward Parrot) (Manta Sound) / music recordist (as Hayward Parrot) (Manta Sound)
Eric Robertson ... conductor (as Eric N. Robertson)
Tangerine Dream ... composer: serpent's theme / music performer: serpent's theme

Transportation Department 

David Chud ... driver
Michael Curran ... driver
A. Randy Jones ... head driver
Jeff Steinberg ... driver
John Vanderpas ... driver

Other crew 

Judd Biggs ... snake handler
Susan Buemi ... receptionist
Doreen Davis ... assistant production accountant (as Doreen Krost-Davis)
Quinn Donoghue ... public relations
Addison Duncan ... crafts service
Joy Edelestein ... assistant to the producers
Norm Elder ... special consultant
Barbara F. Hamilton ... assistant to the producers
Len Hart ... assistant to the producers
Susan Kavesh ... production secretary
Evan Landis ... production assistant
Dorothy Precious ... production accountant
Gillian Richardson ... script supervisor
David Sobelman ... consultant
Bill Valliere ... snake handler
Lydia Wazana ... production assistant
Janefer Wyman-Rosenthal ... production executive

See also

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