Best Defense (1984)

Best Defense
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 34mins.
Genres Comedy
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Hal David Song Performer ("Close to You") 120788 8000019
Hal David Theme Lyrics lyrics 120861 8000020
Peter Jamison Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
R Chris Westlund Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Burt Bacharach Song Performer ("Close to You") 120788 8000018
John Williams Song Performer ("Raiders March") 120788 8000017
Henry Mancini Song Performer ("Moon River") 120788 8000014
Jay Livingston Song Performer ("Mona Lisa" "Silver Bells") 120788 8000015
Ray Evans Song Performer ("Mona Lisa" "Silver Bells") 120788 8000016
Giora Porter Set Decorator (Israel) 165 9000003
Bo Welch Art Director art direction 183 9000004
Eyal Geva Casting (extras/Israel) 179 10000002
Ilene Starger Casting Associate casting assistant 160 10000003
Jaci Eshel Technical Advisor (military/Israel) 537 12000001
Kristi Zea Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Dianne Crittenden Casting n/a 179 10000001
Joseph Nemec III Set Designer n/a 202 9000008
Ariel Roshko Art Director art direction(Israel) 183 9000005
Don Woodruff Set Designer n/a 202 9000006
John Warnke Set Designer n/a 202 9000007
John Mercer Song Performer ("Moon River") 120788 8000013
Willie Nelson Song Performer ("On the Road Again") 120788 8000012
Billy Weber Editing n/a 120901 7000003
Martin Cohen Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000004
Claudia Finkle Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000005
Patrick Williams Music n/a 120781 8000001
Michael A Stevenson Editor n/a 172 7000002
Sidney Wolinsky Editor n/a 172 7000001
Peter Allwork Photography aerial photography(Israel) 120835 6000008
Laurie Ridley Photography stills(Israel) 120835 6000009
Bob Noland Color Timer n/a 120921 6000010
Burt Bacharach Music n/a 120781 8000002
Richard Stone Music Editor music editor supervisor 214 8000003
Jay Livingston Song songs 120859 8000009
Ray Evans Song n/a 120859 8000010
John Williams Song n/a 120859 8000011
Henry Mancini Song n/a 120859 8000008
John Mercer Song n/a 120859 8000007
Segue Music Music Editor n/a 214 8000004
Richard Stone Song song/song performer("A Future in Elevators") 120859 8000005
Willie Nelson Song n/a 120859 8000006
Rochelle Zaltzman Costume Supervisor (Israel) 120895 13000002
Gordon Brockway Costumes (men) 120828 13000003
John R Elliott Special Effects n/a 168 23000002
Dan Curry Titles title design 120825 23000003
Steven R Westlund Property Master n/a 120805 24000001
Yossi Zomer Property Master propmaster(Israel) 120805 24000002
Richard E Johnson Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Robert Krume Construction Coordinator n/a 276 21000001
Wright "Kal" Manning Gaffer n/a 268 15000003
Sandra Rabins Production Auditor n/a 120815 16000001
Everett Creach Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000001
Paul Rylander Props props assistant 120817 24000003
Keith McCormick Props props assistant 120817 24000004
George Samson Other moldmaker 120795 26000001
Lea Andrews Other unit production manager secretary 120795 26000002
Gary Kalkin Publicity publicist 120789 29000001
Michael T Amundsen Apprentice apprentice editor 120976 25000005
John C Johnson Jr. Production production illustrator 120824 25000004
Robert L West Assistant (to producers) 120820 25000001
Meir Segura Transportation Captain (Israel) 272 25000002
Mike McDuffee Transportation Coordinator n/a 271 25000003
Shimon Sabah Key Grip (Israel) 263 15000002
Gerald A King Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Tom Hoerber Makeup n/a 353 13000009
Charles Biedermann Makeup (Israel) 353 13000010
J Paul Huntsman ADR Editor n/a 220 14000001
Pat Suraci Boom Operator n/a 215 14000002
Gary Liddiard Makeup n/a 353 13000008
Nicky Biedermann Hair hairstyles(Israel) 120794 13000007
Jennifer L Parsons Costumes (women) 120828 13000004
Shirley L Padgett Hair hairstyles 120794 13000005
Josephine McCarthy Hair hairstyles 120794 13000006
Terry Sharratt Boom Operator (Israel) 215 14000003
Robin Gregory Sound (Israel) 120816 14000004
William J Wylie Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000010
Victoria Martin Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000011
Jerry Jost Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000012
Gary Gerlich Sound Effects Editor n/a 327 14000009
Frank Warner Sound Editor sound editor supervisor 229 14000008
Donald O Mitchell Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000005
Rick Kline Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000006
Gregg Landaker Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000007
Elliot Marks Photography stills 120835 6000007
Dream Quest Images Photography miniature photography 120835 6000006
Jerry Hyman Actor Colonel Kleinman 1 1000028
Hugo L Stanger Actor Blevin 1 1000029
Tracey Ross Actor Arab Girl 1 1000030
Michael Scalera Actor Morgan 1 1000031
Dennis Redfield Actor Specs 1 1000027
David Paymer Actor Kurly 1 1000026
Ellen Crawford Actor Sonya 1 1000023
Gene Dynarski Actor Gil 1 1000024
John Hostetter Actor Quirk 1 1000025
Rob Wininger Actor Lieutenant Chapin 1 1000032
Gary Bayer Actor Lubell 1 1000033
Jennifer Wallace Actor 1st Waitress 1 1000039
Renny Temple Actor Coffee Machine Mover 1 1000040
Ziporah Tzabari Actor Ancient Kuwaiti Woman 1 1000041
Gerald Jann Actor 3rd Engineer 1 1000038
Sanford Jensen Actor 2nd Engineer 1 1000037
Ronald Salley Actor Transportation Captain 1 1000034
Paul Eiding Actor Tourist 1 1000035
Stephen Bradley Actor Deputy Director 1 1000036
Raye Birk Actor Sonny 1 1000022
Deborah Fallender Actor Toni 1 1000021
Mark Arnott Actor Brank 1 1000007
Peter Michael Goetz Actor Joyner 1 1000008
Tom Noonan Actor Holtzman 1 1000009
Paul Comi Actor Chief Agent 1 1000010
David Rasche Actor Jeff 1 1000006
George Dzundza Actor Loparino 1 1000005
Eddie Murphy Actor Landry 1 1000002
Kate Capshaw Actor Laura 1 1000003
Helen Shaver Actor Claire 1 1000004
Darryl Henriques Actor Colonel Zayas 1 1000011
Joel Polis Actor 1st Agent 1 1000012
Tyler Tyhurst Actor American Captain 1 1000018
Eduardo Ricard Actor Garcia Vega 1 1000019
William Marquez Actor Padilla 1 1000020
Stoney Richards Actor Mugger 1 1000017
Lorry Goldman Actor Rupp 1 1000016
John Zee Actor Colonel McGuinn 1 1000013
Matthew Laurance Actor Ali 1 1000014
Christopher Mahar Actor Sayyid 1 1000015
Gabi Amrani Actor Old Villager 1 1000042
Rozsika Halmos Actor Seamtress 1 1000043
Jerry Sobul Assistant Director n/a 163 5000007
Catherine Wanek Assistant Director n/a 163 5000008
Nissim "Nitcho" Leon Assistant Director (Israel) 163 5000009
Isidor Musalem Assistant Director (Israel) 163 5000010
Jerry Grandey Assistant Director n/a 163 5000006
Haim Sharir Production Manager (Israel) 305 5000005
Robert Latham Brown Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000002
Zvi Spielmann Production Supervisor (Israel) 307 5000003
Shlomo Mograbi Production Supervisor (Israel) 307 5000004
Hadas Ziv Assistant Director (Israel) 163 5000011
Brian Brosnan Location Manager n/a 193 5000012
Ilan Rosenberg Camera Operator (Israel) 239 6000003
John E LeBlanc Assistant Camera Operator assistant camera 120849 6000004
John C Moulds Assistant Camera Operator assistant camera 120849 6000005
Keith Peterman Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
Don Peterman Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Zvi Chen Location Manager (Israel) 193 5000013
Louise Jaffe Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000014
Margo Gawelko DGA Trainee n/a 120878 5000015
Austen Jewell Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Robert Grossbach Source Material (from novel) ("Easy and Hard Ways Out") 120793 4000003
Itzhak Bbi Neeman Actor Refugee Man 1 1000049
Jim Jansen Actor Lieutenant 1 1000050
Javier Grajeda Actor Freddie Gomez 1 1000051
Patricia Pivaar Actor Female Newscaster 1 1000052
Bill Geisslinger Actor Walkie Talkie Agent 1 1000048
Burton Collins Actor Cameraman 1 1000047
Diane Carter Actor Technician 1 1000044
Jake Dengel Actor Doorman 1 1000045
Billy Ray Sharkey Actor Radio Man 1 1000046
Julie Ellis Actor 2nd Waitress 1 1000053
Yulius Ruval Actor French Singer 1 1000054
Gloria Huyck Producer n/a 3 3000001
Gloria Huyck Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Willard Huyck Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Willard Huyck Director n/a 2 2000001
Commander Chuck Street Actor Himself 1 1000058
Pamela Stonebrook Actor Singer 1 1000055
Elizabeth Kubota Actor Japanese Singer 1 1000056
Rick Dees Actor Himself 1 1000057
Dudley Moore Actor Wylie 1 1000001
Synopsis