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Take the High Ground! (1953) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Richard Brooks

Writing Credits  

Millard Kaufman ... (story)
 
Millard Kaufman ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) complete, awaiting verification  

Richard Widmark ... Sgt. Thorne Ryan
Karl Malden ... Sgt. Laverne Holt
Elaine Stewart ... Julie Mollison
Carleton Carpenter ... Merton 'Tex' Tolliver
Russ Tamblyn ... Paul Jamison
Jerome Courtland ... Elvin C. Carey
Steve Forrest ... Lobo Naglaski
Robert Arthur ... Donald Quentin Dover IV
Chris Warfield Chris Warfield ... Soldier
William Hairston William Hairston ... Daniel Hazard
Maurice Jara Maurice Jara ... Franklin D. No Bear
Bert Freed ... Sgt. Vince Opperman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Iris Adrian ... Mrs. Butterfly (scenes deleted)
James MacArthur
Acquanetta ... Bar Girl (uncredited)
Matilda Caldwell Matilda Caldwell ... Mrs. Hazard (uncredited)
Charlita Charlita ... Mexican Girl (uncredited)
John Close John Close ... Military Policeman (uncredited)
Mickey Contreras Mickey Contreras ... Waiter (uncredited)
Joe Dominguez Joe Dominguez ... Shooting Gallery Proprietor (uncredited)
Lester Dorr ... Army Doctor (uncredited)
Billy Foster Billy Foster ... Recruit (uncredited)
Nacho Galindo ... Mexican (uncredited)
Jack Gargan Jack Gargan ... Army Doctor (uncredited)
Dabbs Greer ... Shorty (uncredited)
Don Haggerty ... Commanding Officer (uncredited)
Creighton Hale ... Army Doctor (uncredited)
Harry Hines Harry Hines ... Drunk (uncredited)
Gordon Jones ... Moose (uncredited)
Richard Landry Richard Landry ... Recruit (uncredited)
Bill Lee Bill Lee ... Singer of "Julie" (uncredited)
Mickey McCardle Mickey McCardle ... Soldier (uncredited)
Steve Mitchell Steve Mitchell ... Quartermaster Sergeant (uncredited)
Tom Quinn ... Army Doctor (uncredited)
Vernon Rich Vernon Rich ... Army Doctor (uncredited)
Suzanne Ridgway ... Bar Girl (uncredited)
Harry Stanton Harry Stanton ... Army Doctor (uncredited)
Clarence Straight Clarence Straight ... Cowboy (uncredited)
Regis Toomey ... Chaplain (uncredited)
Tommy Walker Tommy Walker ... Soldier (uncredited)
Guy Wilkerson ... Carey's Father (uncredited)
Robert B. Williams ... Supply Sergeant (uncredited)
Wilson Wood Wilson Wood ... Marine Friend (uncredited)

Produced by 

Herman Hoffman ... associate producer
Dore Schary ... producer

Music by 

Dimitri Tiomkin

Cinematography by 

John Alton

Film Editing by 

John D. Dunning ... (as John Dunning)

Art Direction by 

Edward C. Carfagno ... (as Edward Carfagno)
Cedric Gibbons

Set Decoration by 

Alfred E. Spencer
Edwin B. Willis

Makeup Department 

William Tuttle ... makeup artist

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Jerry Thorpe ... assistant director

Art Department 

Mentor Huebner ... production illustrator (uncredited)
Frank Wesselhoff ... painter (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Douglas Shearer ... recording supervisor
Conrad Kahn ... sound (uncredited)

Stunts 

Fritz Ford ... stunts (uncredited)
George Robotham ... stunts (uncredited)
Ray Saunders ... stunts (uncredited)
Guy Way ... stunts (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Alvord Eiseman ... color consultant

Music Department 

Dimitri Tiomkin ... conductor
Alex Alexander ... musician: cello (uncredited)
Morris Boltuch ... musician: trumpet (uncredited)
John T. Boudreau ... musician: drums (uncredited)
Lucien Cailliet ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Manuel Emanuel ... orchestrator (uncredited)
George Faye ... musician: trombone (uncredited)
Dominick Fera ... musician: clarinet (uncredited)
Arthur L. Frantz ... musician-french horn (uncredited)
Jakob Gimpel ... musician: piano (uncredited)
Virginia Majewski ... musician: viola (uncredited)
Paul Marquardt ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Jack Marshall ... musician: guitar (uncredited)
Peter Mercurio ... musician: bass (uncredited)
George Parrish ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Uan Rasey ... musician: trumpet (uncredited)
Milton Raskin ... musician: piano (uncredited)
Seymour Zeldin ... musician: trombone (uncredited)
Si Zentner ... musician: trombone (uncredited)

Other crew 

Walter K. Sims ... technical advisor (as Major Walter K. Sims U.S.A.)
John Synowsky ... military advisor (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Company Credits | Filming & Production | Technical Specs

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