The Betsy (1977)

Betsy
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 2hr 5mins.
Genres
Keywords melodrama
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Adrian Gorton Assistant Art Director art direction assistant 315 9000004
Sal Blydenburgh Set Decorator n/a 165 9000003
James W Payne Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Herman A Blumenthal Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Lynn Stalmaster Casting n/a 179 10000001
Sylvia Fay Casting (extras) 179 10000002
Del Armstrong Makeup n/a 353 13000003
Lynn Del Kail Hair hairstyles 120794 13000002
Dorothy Jeakins Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Else Blangsted Music Editor n/a 214 8000002
John Barry Music n/a 120781 8000001
Lori Imbler Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000006
Allan Greedy Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000005
Brian E Frankish Location Manager n/a 193 5000004
Jack Frost Sanders Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
Mario Tosi Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Joel King Camera Operator n/a 239 6000002
La Reine Johnston Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000002
Rita Roland Editor n/a 172 7000001
Kathy Fields Photography stills 120835 6000003
Darryl Athons Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000004
Orpha Barry Wardrobe n/a 120823 13000005
Geoffrey Ryan Production Assistant n/a 275 25000004
Don Petrie Production Assistant n/a 275 25000003
Scott Ira Thaler Production Assistant n/a 275 25000002
Lynn J Lewin Assistant (to producers) 120820 25000001
Mark Weston Production Assistant n/a 275 25000005
Frank A Tremonti Transportation Coordinator n/a 271 25000006
Ted Albert Publicity publicist 120789 29000001
Dan Perri Other montage design 120795 26000002
Theodore Racing Other racing sequence 120795 26000001
Jack Marino Property Master n/a 120805 24000001
Dan Perri Titles n/a 120825 23000002
John K "Doc" Wilkinson Sound sound rerecording mixer 120816 14000003
Rimas Tumasonis Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000002
Lee Alexander Sound sound recording mixer 120816 14000001
Rich Harrison Sound Effects n/a 120868 14000004
Eugene Griffith Key Grip n/a 263 15000001
Greg Auer Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Bill Couch Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000001
Joseph Pender Gaffer n/a 268 15000002
Wolfgang Glattes Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Jack Grossberg Production Manager n/a 305 5000001
Whitney Blake Actor Elizabeth Hardeman 1 1000016
Inga Swenson Actor Mrs Craddock 1 1000015
Clifford David Actor Joe Warren 1 1000014
Titos Vandis Actor Angelo Luigi Perino 1 1000013
Carol Williard Actor Roxanne 1 1000017
Read Morgan Actor Donald 1 1000018
Nick Czmyr Actor Bellhop 1 1000021
Robert Phalen Actor Man 1 1000020
Charlie Fields Actor Loren III--as a Boy 1 1000019
Richard Venture Actor Mark Sampson 1 1000012
Roy Poole Actor John Duncan 1 1000011
Jane Alexander Actor Alicia Hardeman 1 1000005
Tommy Lee Jones Actor Angelo Perino 1 1000004
Katharine Ross Actor Sally Hardeman 1 1000003
Robert Duvall Actor Loren Hardeman III 1 1000002
Lesley-Anne Down Actor Lady Roberta Ayres 1 1000006
Joseph Wiseman Actor Jake Weinstein 1 1000007
Paul Rudd Actor Loren Hardeman Jr 1 1000010
Edward Herrmann Actor Dan Weyman 1 1000009
Kathleen Beller Actor Betsy Hardeman 1 1000008
Norman Palmer Actor 1st Board Member 1 1000022
Fred Carney Actor 3rd Board Member 1 1000023
Daniel Petrie Sr. Director n/a 2 2000001
Anthony Steere Actor Car Driver 1 1000036
Sadie Hawkins Actor Retired Woman 1 1000035
Robert Hawkins Actor Retired Man 1 1000034
Robert R Weston Producer n/a 3 3000001
Jack Grossberg Associate Producer n/a 171 3000002
Harold Robbins Source Material (from novel) ("The Betsy") 120793 4000003
William Bast Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Walter Bernstein Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
H August Kuehl Actor Male Guest 1 1000033
Mary Petrie Actor Nurse 1 1000032
Teri Ralston Actor Hotel Clerk 1 1000026
Russell Porter Actor 5th Board Member 1 1000025
Maury Cooper Actor 4th Board Member 1 1000024
Warney H Ruhl Actor Security Guard 1 1000027
Patrick J Monks Actor Helicopter Pilot 1 1000028
Edward C Higgins Actor Chauffeur 1 1000031
William B Cain Actor Butler 1 1000030
William Roerick Actor Secretary of Commerce 1 1000029
Laurence Olivier Actor Loren Hardeman Sr 1 1000001
Synopsis
90-year-old Loren Hardeman is the head of an American car manufacturing dynasty. He has given his grandson control of the family business, but still has one project that he desperately wants the company to complete for him. Loren's dreams of an efficient, economical car to be called The Betsy after his great-grandaughter, and he hires injured race car driver Angelo Perino to design it in secret. But Loren d sn't know that Angelo is also seducing Betsy, as well as having an affair with his grandson's mistress, and that his project is not a secret from rest of the auto industry who are determined to sabotage it.