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The Titfield Thunderbolt (1953) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Charles Crichton

Writing Credits  

T.E.B. Clarke ... (original screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

Stanley Holloway ... Valentine
George Relph George Relph ... Weech
Naunton Wayne ... Blakeworth
John Gregson ... Gordon
Godfrey Tearle ... The Bishop
Hugh Griffith ... Dan
Gabrielle Brune Gabrielle Brune ... Joan
Sidney James ... Hawkins
Reginald Beckwith Reginald Beckwith ... Coggett
Edie Martin ... Emily
Michael Trubshawe ... Ruddock
Jack MacGowran ... Vernon Crump (as Jack McGowran)
Ewan Roberts ... Alec Pearce
Herbert C. Walton Herbert C. Walton ... Seth
John Rudling John Rudling ... Clegg
Nancy O'Neil Nancy O'Neil ... Mrs. Blakeworth
Campbell Singer Campbell Singer ... Police Sergeant
Frank Atkinson Frank Atkinson ... Station Sergeant
Wensley Pithey Wensley Pithey ... A Policeman
Harold Alford Harold Alford ... Guard
Ted Burbidge Ted Burbidge ... Engine Driver
Frank Green Frank Green ... Fireman
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fred Davis Fred Davis ... Policeman (uncredited)
Hilda Fenemore Hilda Fenemore ... Lady Washing Baby (uncredited)
Fred Haggerty Fred Haggerty ... Townsman (uncredited)
Bert Harris Bert Harris ... Driver (uncredited)
George King George King ... Fireman (uncredited)
Sam Kydd ... Policeman (uncredited)
Jack May Jack May ... Old Man at Bedroom Window (uncredited)
Sid Mitchell Sid Mitchell ... Driver (uncredited)
Mervyn Seal Mervyn Seal ... Guard (uncredited)
Frank Sieman Frank Sieman ... Beer Drinker in Valentine's 'Corner' (uncredited)
Bob Stride Bob Stride ... Fireman (uncredited)

Produced by 

Michael Truman ... producer
Michael Balcon ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Georges Auric

Cinematography by 

Douglas Slocombe ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Seth Holt

Art Direction by 

C.P. Norman

Makeup Department 

Harry Frampton ... makeup artist

Production Management 

Harry Kratz ... unit production manager
Hal Mason ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Terry Bishop ... second unit director
David Peers ... assistant director
John Assig ... second assistant director (uncredited)
Stanley Coulter ... third assistant director (uncredited)
Peter Crowhurst ... third assistant director (uncredited)
Robert Hamer ... second unit director (uncredited)
Erica Masters ... assistant director (uncredited)
John Meadows ... second assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department 

Norman Dorme ... draughtsman (uncredited)
Tony Rimmington ... junior draughtsman (uncredited)
Jack Shampan ... draughtsman (uncredited)
Len Wills ... assistant art director (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Arthur Bradburn ... recordist
Stephen Dalby ... sound supervisor
Peter Gilpin ... sound camera operator (uncredited)
Mary Habberfield ... dubbing editor (uncredited)
Robert R. Healy ... dubbing crew (uncredited)
Derick McColm ... assistant boom operator (uncredited)
Cyril Swern ... boom operator (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

Sydney Pearson ... special effects
E.R. Taylor ... special effects

Visual Effects by 

Geoffrey Dickinson ... special processes
Eugene Hague ... special processes (as E. Hague)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Paul Beeson ... second unit photography
Jeff Seaholme ... camera operator
Chic Anstiss ... clapper loader (uncredited)
Dennis Bartlett ... camera assistant: second unit (uncredited)
Frank Bassill ... camera operator: second unit (uncredited)
Neil Binney ... clapper loader (uncredited)
Roy Gough ... still photographer (uncredited)
George Pink ... focus puller (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Anthony Mendleson ... wardrobe

Editorial Department 

Harry Aldous ... assistant editor (uncredited)
John Victor Smith ... second assistant editor (uncredited)

Music Department 

Ernest Irving ... conductor / composer: additional music (uncredited)

Script and Continuity Department 

Felicia Manheim ... continuity

Other crew 

Joan Bridge ... Technicolor colour consultant
Crew verified as complete

See also

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

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