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These Amazing Shadows (2011) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Paul Mariano
Kurt Norton

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Douglas Blush ... (as Doug Blush)
Paul Mariano ... (written by)
Kurt Norton ... (written by)

Cast  

Jeff Adachi Jeff Adachi ... Self
James H. Billington James H. Billington ... Self
Robin Blaetz Robin Blaetz ... Self
Brooks Boliek Brooks Boliek ... Self
Ernest Borgnine ... Self (archive footage)
Charles Burnett ... Self
Jay Carr Jay Carr ... Self
Martin Cohen Martin Cohen ... Self
Peter Coyote ... Self
Arlene Damron Arlene Damron ... Self
Julie Dash ... Self
Allen Daviau ... Self
Caleb Deschanel ... Self
Zooey Deschanel ... Self
Kristine Fong Kristine Fong ... Self
Robert A. Harris Robert A. Harris ... Self
Amy Heckerling ... Self
Jan-Christopher Horak ... Self
Jennifer Horne Jennifer Horne ... Self
Gale Anne Hurd ... Self
Steve James ... Self
Barry Jenkins ... Self
Barbara Kopple
Mick LaSalle ... Self
John Lasseter ... Self
Stephen Leggett Stephen Leggett ... Self
Heather Linville Heather Linville ... Self
Patrick Loughney Patrick Loughney ... Self
John Magary ... Self
Leonard Maltin ... Self
Roger Mayer ... Self
Farran Smith Nehme Farran Smith Nehme ... Self
Christopher Nolan ... Self
Stephen Peck Stephen Peck ... Self
Jennifer Phang ... Self
Rick Prelinger Rick Prelinger ... Self
John Ptak ... Self
Rob Reiner ... Self
Del Reisman Del Reisman ... Self
Debbie Reynolds ... Self
Robert Rosen Robert Rosen ... Self (as Prof. Robert Rosen)
Tim Roth ... Self
James Schamus ... Self
Paul Schrader ... Self
Eric J. Schwartz Eric J. Schwartz ... Self
John Singleton ... Self
Anthony Slide Anthony Slide ... Self
Michael Smith Michael Smith ... Self
Shelley Stamp Shelley Stamp ... Self
Liz Stanley Liz Stanley ... Self
James Stewart ... Self (archive footage)
George Takei ... Self
Wayne Wang ... Self
John Waters ... Self
John Wayne ... Self (archive footage)
George R. Willeman George R. Willeman ... Self
Jan Yarbrough Jan Yarbrough ... Self
Kevin Yost Kevin Yost ... Self
Brooke Adams ... Abby (clip from Days of Heaven (1978)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Phillip Alford ... Jem (clip from To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Woody Allen ... Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
Sara Allgood ... Mrs. Morgan (clip from How Green Was My Valley (1941)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Marian Anderson Marian Anderson ... Self (clip from Marian Anderson: The Lincoln Memorial Concert (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Robert J. Anderson ... Little George (clip from It's a Wonderful Life (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Dana Andrews ... Fred Derry (clip from The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Brian Avery ... Carl Smith (clip from The Graduate (1967)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Lew Ayres ... Paul (clip from All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jim Backus ... Frank Stark (clip from Rebel Without a Cause (1955)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Mary Badham ... Scout (clip from To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Lucille Ball ... Bubbles (clip from Dance, Girl, Dance (1940)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Warren Beatty ... Clyde Barrow (archive footage) (uncredited)
Noah Beery Jr. ... Buster McGee (clip from Red River (1948)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
John Belushi ... John Blutarsky (clip from Animal House (1978)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ingrid Bergman ... Alicia Huberman (archive footage) (uncredited)
Clara Blandick ... Auntie Em (clip from The Wizard of Oz (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ray Bolger ... 'Hunk' / The Scarcrow (clip from The Wizard of Oz (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ward Bond ... Detective Tom Polhaus (clip from The Maltese Falcon (1941)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Barry Bostwick ... Brad Majors (clip from The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Henry Brandon ... Scar (clip from The Searchers (1956)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Virginia Brissac ... Mrs. Stark - Jim's Grandmother (clip from Rebel Without a Cause (1955)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
J. Edward Bromberg ... Don Luis Quintero (clip from The Mark of Zorro (1940)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
James Brown ... Self (clip from The T.A.M.I. Show (1964)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Tommy Bupp ... Norman Bissonette (clip from It's a Gift (1934)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Billie Burke ... Glinda (clip from The Wizard of Oz (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
James Cagney ... George M. Cohan (clip from Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Nell Campbell ... Columbia (clip from The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
George Chakiris ... Bernardo (archive footage) (uncredited)
Morris Chestnut ... Ricky Baker (archive footage) (uncredited)
Montgomery Clift ... Matt Garth (archive footage) (uncredited)
Colin Clive ... Henry Frankenstein (clip from Frankenstein (1931)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ronald Colman ... Lord Darlington (clip from Lady WIndermere's Fan (1925)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Gary Cooper ... Marshal Will Kane (clip from High Noon (1952)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Miriam Cooper ... Margaret Cameron (clip from The Birth of a Nation (1915)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Joseph Cotten ... Jedediah Leland (archive footage) (uncredited)
Buster Crabbe ... Flash Gordon (clip from Flash Gordon (1936)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Peter Cushing ... Grand Moff Tarkin (clip from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Anthony Daniels ... C-3PO (clip from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jane Darwell ... Ma Joad (clip from The Grapes of Wrath (1940)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Bette Davis ... Margo (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jose De Vega ... Chino (clip from West Side Story (1961)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
King Donovan ... Jack Belicec (clip from Invasion of the Body Snatcher (1956)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ann Doran ... Mrs. Carol Stark (clip from Rebel Without a Cause (1955)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Keir Dullea ... Dr. Dave Bowman (clip from 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Douglass Dumbrille ... Brody (clip from Baby Face (1933)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Faye Dunaway ... Bonnie Parker (archive footage) (uncredited)
Liam Dunn ... Rev. Johnson (clip from Blazing Saddles (1974)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
George Dzundza ... John (clip from The Deer Hunter (1978)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Alphonse Ethier ... Cragg (clip from Baby Face (1933)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Tom Fadden ... Tollhouse Keeper (clip from It's a Wonderful Life (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Frank Faylen ... Ernie (clip from It's a Wonderful Life (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
W.C. Fields ... Harold Bissonette (clip from It's a Gift (1934)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Peter Finch ... Howard Beale (clip from Network (1976)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Laurence Fishburne ... Furious Styles (archive footage) (uncredited)
Errol Flynn ... Robin Hood (clip from The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Milos Forman ... Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
Douglas Fowley ... Roscoe Dexter (clip from Singin' in the Rain (1952)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Michael J. Fox ... Marty McFly (clip from Back to the Future (1985)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Anthony Franciosa ... Joey DePalma (clip from A Face in the Crowd (1957)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Fraunie Fraunholz ... Fraunie (clip from Matrimony's Speed Limit (1913)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Dwight Frye ... Fritz (clip from Frankenstein (1931)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jean Gale Jean Gale ... Little Mary (clip from It's a Wonderful Life (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Lillian Gish ... Elsie (clip from The Birth of a Nation (1915)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Cuba Gooding Jr. ... Tre Styles (clip from Boyz n the Hood (1991)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Cary Grant ... Devlin (clip from Notorious (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Charley Grapewin ... Uncle Henry (clip from The Wizard of Oz (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Charles Gray ... The Criminologist (clip from The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Karolyn Grimes ... Zuzu (clip from It's a Wonderful Life (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Georgia Hale ... Georgia (clip from The Gold Rush (1925)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jack Haley ... 'Hickory' / The Tin Man (clip from The Wizard of Oz (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Charles Halton ... Carter (clip from It's a Wonderful Life (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Margaret Hamilton ... Miss Gulch / The Wicked Witch of the West (clip from The Wizard of Oz (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Theresa Harris ... Chico (clip from Baby Face (1933)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Katharine Hepburn ... Amanda Bonner (clip from Adam's Rib (1949)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
John Hillerman ... Howard Johnson (clip from Blazing Saddles (1974)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Dustin Hoffman ... Michael Dorsey / Dorothy Michaels (clip from Tootsie (1982)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Maynard Holmes ... Pratt - Personnel Office (clip from Baby Face (1933)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Kathleen Howard ... Amelia Bissonette (clip from It's a Gift (1934)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
David Huddleston ... Olson Johnson (clip from Blazing Saddles (1974)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jeffrey Hunter ... Martin Pawley (clip from The Searchers (1956)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ice Cube ... Dougboy / Darren (clip from Boyz n the Hood (1991)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Boris Karloff ... The Monster (clip from Frankenstein (1931)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Todd Karns ... Harry Bailey (clip from It's a Wonderful Life (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Alex Karras ... Mongo (clip from Blazing Saddles (1974)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Suzie Kaye Suzie Kaye ... Rosalia (clip from West Side Story (1961)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jacqueline Kennedy ... Self - First Lady of the United States of America (clip from Zapruder Film of Kennedy Assassination (1963)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
John F. Kennedy ... Self - President of the United States of America (clip from Zapruder Film of Kennedy Assassination (1963)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Harvey Korman ... Hedley Lamarr (clip from Blazing Saddles (1974)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Alan Ladd ... Shane (clip from Shane (1953)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Bert Lahr ... 'Zeke' / The Cowardly Lion (clip from The Wizard of Oz (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Patrick Leahy ... Self - U.S. Senator (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ralph Lewis ... Hon. Austin Stoneman (clip from The Birth of a Nation (1915)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Cleavon Little ... Bart (clip from Blazing Saddles (1974)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Walter Long ... Gus (clip from The Birth of a Nation (1915)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Myrna Loy ... Milly Stephenson (clip from The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Mae Marsh ... Flora Cameron (clip from The Birth of a Nation (1915)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Groucho Marx ... Rufus T. Firefly (clip from Duck Soup (1933)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
May McAvoy ... Lady Windermere (clip from Lady WIndermere's Fan (1925)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Betsy A. McLane Betsy A. McLane ... Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
John Megna ... Dill Harris (clip from To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Frank Morgan ... The Wizard of Oz (clip from The Wizard of Oz (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
James Murray ... Brakeman (clip from Baby Face (1933)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Taylor Negron ... Pizza Guy (clip from Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Kim Novak ... Madeleine Elster / Judy Barton (clip from Vertigo (1958)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Bill Nunn ... Radio Raheem (clip from Do the Right Thing (1989)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Richard O'Brien ... Riff Raff (clip from The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Cathy O'Donnell ... Wilma Cameron (clip from The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Maureen O'Hara ... Judy O'Brien (clip from Dance, Girl, Dance (1940)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Peter O'Toole ... T.E. Lawrence (clip from Lawrence of Arabia (1962)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Collin Wilcox Paxton ... Mayella Violet Ewell (clip from To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Slim Pickens ... Maj. 'King' Kong (clip from Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Sidney Poitier ... Virgil Tibbs (archive footage) (uncredited)
Mrs. Tyrone Power Mrs. Tyrone Power ... Mrs. Richard Walton (clip from Where Are My Children? (1916)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Tyrone Power ... Diego (archive footage) (uncredited)
David Prowse ... Darth Vader (clip from Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Patricia Quinn ... Magenta (clip from The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Donna Reed ... Mary Hatch (clip from It's a Wonderful Life (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Judge Reinhold ... Brad Hamilton (clip from Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Jean Rogers ... Dale Arden (clip from Flash Gordon (1936)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Harold Russell ... Homer Parrish (clip from The Best Years of Our Lives (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Robert Ryan ... Thornton (archive footage) (uncredited)
Susan Sarandon ... Janet Weiss (archive footage) (uncredited)
John Savage ... Steven (clip from The Deer Hunter (1978)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
George C. Scott ... General George S. Patton Jr. (archive footage) (uncredited)
Harry Shearer ... Derek Smalls (clip from This is Spinal Tap (1984)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Barbara Stanwyck ... Lily (archive footage) (uncredited)
Slim Summerville ... Tjaden (clip from All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Buddy Swan Buddy Swan ... Charles Foster Kane, age eight (clip from Citizen Kane (1941)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Marian Swayne ... Marian (clip from Matrimony's Speed Limit (1913)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Terry ... Toto (clip from The Wizard of Oz (1939)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Henry Thomas ... Elliott (clip from E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Spencer Tracy ... Adam Bonner (clip from Adam's Rib (1949)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Henry Travers ... Clarence (clip from It's a Wonderful Life (1946)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ted Turner ... Self (archive footage) (uncredited)
Gus Visser Gus Visser ... Self (clip from Gus Visser and His Singing Duck (1925)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Erich von Stroheim ... Max Von Mayerling (clip from Sunset Boulevard (1950)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Christopher Walken ... Nick (clip from The Deer Hunter (1978)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ray Walston ... Mr. Hand (clip from Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Henry B. Walthall ... Col. Ben Cameron (clip from The Birth of a Nation (1915)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Gene Wilder ... Jim (clip from Blazing Saddles (1974)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Yvonne Wilder ... Consuelo (clip from West Side Story (1961)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Yvonne Williams Yvonne Williams ... Yvonne (clip from The Exiles (1961)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Louis Wolheim ... Kat (clip from All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Lana Wood ... Younger Debbie Edwards (clip from The Searchers (1956)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Hank Worden ... Mose Harper (clip from The Searchers (1956)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Fay Wray ... Ann Darrow (clip from King Kong (1933)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Dana Wynter ... Becky Driscoll (clip from Invasion of the Body Snatcher (1956)) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Amanda Wyss ... Lisa (clip from Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)) (archive footage) (uncredited)

Produced by 

Douglas Blush ... associate producer (as Doug Blush)
Suzanne Chapot ... executive producer
Barbara Grandvoinet ... line producer
Paul Mariano ... producer
Kurt Norton ... producer
Christine O'Malley ... producer

Music by 

Peter Golub

Cinematography by 

Frazer Bradshaw

Film Editing by 

Douglas Blush ... (as Doug Blush)
Alex Calleros

Art Department 

Natella Kataev ... motion graphics
Brian Oakes ... director of motion graphics

Sound Department 

Laurence A. Ellis ... sound editor

Visual Effects by 

Brian Oakes ... director of motion graphics

Camera and Electrical Department 

Alan Hereford ... additional cinematographer
Russ Jaquith ... camera operator
James Laxton ... additional cinematographer
Chris McGuinness ... additional cinematographer

Editorial Department 

Michael Jorgensen ... additional editing
Chris Martin ... senior colorist

Music Department 

Peter Golub ... orchestrator
Nicholas Greer ... music copyist
Richard Hein ... conductor
Ted Hinckley ... music contractor
Scott Johnson ... music editor
Philip Klein ... orchestrator
Vitek Kral ... score engineer assistant
Mike Roskelley ... score mixer
Staniaslave Vomacko ... translator

Additional Crew 

Daniel J. Clark ... production assistant
Michael Donaldson ... legal services
Lindsay Horowitz ... intern
Marian Koltai-Levine ... publicist
Jennifer Moscoso ... intern
Matt Radecki ... post production consultant
Tessa Rexroat ... social media coordinator
Travis Rexroat ... production assistant
Jessica Schwartz ... intern
Stephen Clark ... consultant: BTTF.com (uncredited)
Huma Khan ... legal post production (uncredited)

Thanks 

Denise Bostrom ... special thanks
Sheryl Cannady ... special thanks
Basia Countway ... special thanks
Patrick Creadon ... special thanks
Sarah Jackson ... special thanks
Theodore James ... special thanks
Lisa J. Klein ... special thanks

See also

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

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