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I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Robert Zemeckis

Writing Credits  

Robert Zemeckis ... (written by) &
Bob Gale ... (written by)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Nancy Allen ... Pam Mitchell
Bobby Di Cicco ... Tony Smerko
Marc McClure ... Larry Dubois
Susan Kendall Newman Susan Kendall Newman ... Janis Goldman
Theresa Saldana ... Grace Corrigan
Wendie Jo Sperber ... Rosie Petrofsky
Eddie Deezen ... Richard 'Ringo' Klaus
Christian Juttner ... Peter Plimpton
Will Jordan ... Ed Sullivan
Read Morgan ... Peter's Father
Claude Earl Jones ... Al
James Houghton ... Eddie
Michael Hewitson Michael Hewitson ... Neil
Dick Miller ... Sgt. Bresner
Vito Carenzo Vito Carenzo ... CBS Security Guard
Luke Andreas Luke Andreas ... Police Officer In Alley
Roberta Lee Carroll Roberta Lee Carroll ... Cafeteria Girl #1
Sherry Lynn ... Cafeteria Girl #2
Irene Arranga Irene Arranga ... Flatbush Club: Sheet Girl
Carole H. Field Carole H. Field ... Club Leader
Nancy Osborne Nancy Osborne ... Amazon
Newt Arnold Newt Arnold ... Barber (as Newton Arnold)
Wil Albert Wil Albert ... Mr. Goldman
Troy Melton ... Hotel Guard-Lobby
Nick Pellegrino ... Lou The Guard
Martin Fiscoe Martin Fiscoe ... Elevator Operator
Marilyn Stader Marilyn Stader ... Woman In Elevator (as Marilyn Moe)
Michael Ross Verona Michael Ross Verona ... TV Reporter
Marilyn Fox Marilyn Fox ... Hysterical Interviewee
Kristine DeBell ... Cindy The Hooker
Gene LeBell Gene LeBell ... Theatre Cop: Reese
Victor Brandt Victor Brandt ... Theatre Cop: Foley
Roger Pancake Roger Pancake ... Police Sergeant
Kimberly Spengel Kimberly Spengel ... Sheet Girl
Bob Maroff Bob Maroff ... Bartender
Ivy Bethune Ivy Bethune ... Foreign Woman
Craig Spengel Craig Spengel ... Beatle Protester #1
Frankie Verroca Frankie Verroca ... Beatle Protester #2 (as Frank Verroca)
Derek Barton ... Smerko's Driver
Ed Call Ed Call ... Reporter (as Edward Call)
John Malloy John Malloy ... Reporter
Larry Pines Larry Pines ... Reporter
Dave Adams ... Reporter
Poppy Lagos Poppy Lagos ... Reporter
Robyn Petty Robyn Petty ... Autograph Girl #1
Paula Watson Paula Watson ... Autograph Girl #2
The Romanos Dog Act The Romanos Dog Act
Murray the 'K' ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
The Beatles ... Themselves (archive footage) (uncredited)
Brian Epstein ... Himself (in New York) (archive footage) (uncredited)
George Harrison ... Himself (in New York) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Leslie Hoffman ... (uncredited)
Cary Huff ... Nightclub Partier (uncredited)
John Lennon ... Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
William Malone ... George Harrison (uncredited)
Paul McCartney ... Himself (in New York) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jimmy Nickerson Jimmy Nickerson ... (uncredited)
Leoda Richards ... Old Woman Getting Into Cab (uncredited)
George Sawaya George Sawaya ... (uncredited)
Rick Sawaya Rick Sawaya ... (uncredited)
Ringo Starr ... Himself (in New York) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Marty Thomas ... New York Door Man (uncredited)
Chuck Waters Chuck Waters ... (uncredited)
Jeffrey Weissman ... Ringo Fan (uncredited)

Produced by 

Tamara Asseyev ... producer
Bob Gale ... associate producer
Alexandra Rose ... producer (as Alex Rose)
Steven Spielberg ... executive producer

Cinematography by 

Donald M. Morgan ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Frank Morriss

Casting By 

Sally Dennison

Art Direction by 

Peter Jamison

Set Decoration by 

John M. Dwyer ... (as John Dwyer) (set decorations)

Costume Design by 

Rosanna Norton ... (as Roseanna Norton)

Makeup Department 

Don Angier ... makeup artist
Patricia Burck ... hair stylist (as Patti Burck)
Barbara Guedel ... makeup artist
Diane Pepper ... hair stylist (as Dianne Pepper)

Production Management 

Wallace Worsley Jr. ... unit production manager (as Wally Worsley)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Newt Arnold ... first assistant director (as Newton Arnold)
Dan Kolsrud ... second assistant director
Robert Villar ... second assistant director

Art Department 

Vic Petrotta Jr. ... property master

Sound Department 

Charles L. Campbell ... sound effects editor
Robert Glass ... rerecording mixer
Robert Knudson ... rerecording mixer (as Buzz Knudson)
Don MacDougall ... rerecording mixer
Don Sharpless ... sound
Allan Bromberg ... assistant: sound editor (uncredited)
Weldon Brown ... adr mixer (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Curtis Dickson ... special effects

Visual Effects by 

Bill Taylor ... matte photography
Albert Whitlock ... special visual effects

Stunts 

Leslie Hoffman ... stunts
Jimmy Nickerson ... stunt driver (as Jim Nickerson)
George Sawaya ... stunt driver
Rick Sawaya ... stunts
Chuck Waters ... stunts
Janet Brady ... stunts (uncredited)
Leslie Hoffman ... stunt double: Wendie Jo Sperber (uncredited)
Gene LeBell ... stunts (uncredited)
Rick Sawaya ... assistant stunt coordinator (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Don Christie ... stillman
Alan Landaker ... video supervisor
Christopher Lynch ... gaffer
Robert D. McBride ... camera assistant (as Robert McBride)
Bob Mundell ... best boy (as Robert F. Mundell Jr.)
Michael Nash ... camera assistant
Chris Schwiebert ... camera operator
Calvin Sterry ... key grip (as Cal Sterry)
Joseph A. Unsinn ... video operator (as Joe Unsinn III)

Casting Department 

Stanzi Stokes ... casting assistant (as Stanzi Foster)
Barbara Walch ... extra casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Shari Feldman ... costumer: women
Kathleen McGregor ... wardrobe
Paul Moscowitz ... costumer: men (as Paul Moscovitz)
Chuck Velasco ... wardrobe

Editorial Department 

Jerry Garcia ... assistant film editor
Stephen Mark ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

The Beatles ... all songs performed by / playback singer (uncredited)

Script and Continuity Department 

Betty A. Griffin ... script supervisor (as Betty Abbott Griffin)

Transportation Department 

Eugene Schwartz ... transportation captain (as Gene Schwartz)
Chris Haynes ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew 

Rich Correll ... technical advisor
Dan Perri ... title designer
Marianne Porlier ... production secretary
Dan Price ... film researcher

Thanks 

Robert Freeman ... the producers wish to acknowledge the following for their cooperation in supplying various photographic material used in this film:
Dezo Hoffman ... the producers wish to acknowledge the following for their cooperation in supplying various photographic material used in this film:
Crew believed to be complete

See also

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

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