The Best Man (1963)

Best Man
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 42mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation
Keywords political
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Gore Vidal Play as Source Material n/a 120972 4000002
Ben Hersh Production Supervisor n/a 307 5000001
Dick Moder Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Haskell Wexler Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Gore Vidal Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Lawrence Turman Producer n/a 3 3000002
Tyler McVey Actor Chairman 1 1000024
Sherwood Keith Actor Doctor 1 1000025
Franklin J Schaffner Director n/a 2 2000001
Stuart Millar Producer n/a 3 3000001
Robert Swink Editor n/a 172 7000001
Mort Lindsey Music n/a 120781 8000001
Jack Solomon Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000002
Max Frankel Props n/a 120817 24000001
Marion Rosenberg Assistant (to the producer) 120820 25000001
Tom Mankiewicz Production Associate n/a 120822 25000002
Don Hall Jr. Sound Editor n/a 229 14000001
Dorothy Jeakins Costume Supervisor n/a 120895 13000001
Jim Henrikson Music Editor n/a 214 8000002
Richard Mansfield Set Decorator n/a 165 9000001
Lyle R Wheeler Art Director art direction 183 9000002
Bill Stout Actor Himself 1 1000023
Blossom Rock Actor Cleaning Woman 1 1000022
Ann Sothern Actor Mrs Gamadge 1 1000007
Gene Raymond Actor Don Cantwell 1 1000008
Kevin McCarthy Actor Dick Jensen 1 1000009
Mahalia Jackson Actor Herself 1 1000010
Lee Tracy Actor Art Hockstader 1 1000006
Shelley Berman Actor Sheldon Bascomb 1 1000005
Cliff Robertson Actor Joe Cantwell 1 1000002
Edie Adams Actor Mabel Cantwell 1 1000003
Margaret Leighton Actor Alice Russell 1 1000004
Howard K Smith Actor Himself 1 1000011
John Henry Faulk Actor T T Claypoole 1 1000012
Mary Lawrence Actor Mrs Merwin 1 1000018
Michael MacDonald Actor Zealot 1 1000019
William R Eberson Actor Governor Merwin 1 1000020
Natalie Masters Actor Mrs Anderson 1 1000021
Anne Newman Actor Janet 1 1000017
George Furth Actor Tom 1 1000016
Richard Arlen Actor Oscar Anderson 1 1000013
Penny Singleton Actor Mrs Claypoole 1 1000014
George Kirgo Actor Speechwriter 1 1000015
Henry Fonda Actor William Russell 1 1000001
Synopsis
A glimpse into the bitter political struggle of two opposing candidates who fight for their party's Presidential Nomination.