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The Buddy Holly Story

The Buddy Holly Story(1978)

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Director

Steve Rash Director
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Cast

Gary Busey Buddy Holly
Charles Martin Smith Ray Bob Simmons
Don Stroud Jesse Clarence
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Conrad Janis Ross Turner
William Jordan Riley Randolph
Maria Richwine Maria Elena Santiago
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Amy Johnston Cindy Lou
Dick O'Neill Sol Gittler
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Neva Patterson Mrs Holly
Arch Johnson Mr Holly
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Gloria Irizarry Mrs Santiago
Joe Berry Engineer Sam
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James Beach Wilson
Gailard Sartain J P Richardson
Albert Popwell Eddie Foster
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Freeman King Apollo Emcee
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Joe Renzetti 1st Violinist
Rajah Bergman 2nd Violinist
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Alan Peterson Eight-Year-Old Boy
John Waldron Six-Year Old Boy
M G Kelly Avalon Emcee
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Craig White King Curtis
Jerry Zaremba Eddie Cochran
John B Jarvis Pianist--Cochran Band
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Richie Hayward Drummer--Cochran Band
David Miner Bassist--Cochran Band
Jack Denbo New York Cabby
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Paul Carmello Mr Parker
Robert Christopher Cadillac Salesman
Jack Jozefson Stage Manager
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Buddy Miles Tour Musician
Loutz Gage Producer
Peter Griffin Director
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Gilbert Melgar Richie Valens
John Fisher Man In Theatre
Will Jordan Ed Sullivan
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Bill Lytle Delbert
Raoulle (Raoulle) Barking Dog
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Cinematography

Stevan Larner Director Of Photography
Allen S Facemire Camera Operator 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
Z Hamid Video Coordinator
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Writer

Robert Gittler Screenwriter
Alan Swyer From Story
John Coldrosen Book As Source Material ("Buddy Holly His Life And Music")
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Joyce King Script Supervisor
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Producer

Fred Bauer Producer
Edward H Cohen Executive Producer
Fred T Kuehnert Executive Producer
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Frances Avrut-Bauer Associate Producer
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Editing

James Siedelman Assistant Editor
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Music

Joe Renzetti Music; Music Director
Sonny Curtis Song ("Rock Around With Ollie Vee")
Jerry Allison Songs ("That'Ll Be The Day" "Peggy Sue")
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Buddy Holly Songs ("That'Ll Be The Day" "Peggy Sue" "It'S So Easy" "Maybe Baby" "True Love Ways" "Words Of Love")
Norman Petty Songs ("That'Ll Be The Day" "Peggy Sue" "Rave On" "Oh Boy" "It'S So Easy" "Maybe Baby" "True Love Ways" "Listen To Me")
Sonny West Songs ("Rave On" "Oh Boy")
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Bill Tilghman Songs ("Rave On" "Oh Boy")
Charles Hardin Song ("Listen To Me")
Peter Chatman Song ("Every Day I Have The Blues")
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Francis Faye Song ("Well All Right")
Don Raye Song ("Well All Right")
Dan Howell Song ("Well All Right")
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J P Richardson Song ("Chantilly Lace")
David C Williams Song ("Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On")
Sunny David Song ("Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On")
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L C Cooke Song ("You Send Me")
Gary Busey Song Performer ("Rock Around With Ollie Vee" "That'Ll Be The Day" "Peggy Sue" "It'S So Easy" "Maybe Baby" "True Love Ways" "Words Of Love" "Rave On" "Oh Boy" "Every Day I Have The Blues" "Well All Right")
Don Stroud Song Performer ("Rock Around With Ollie Vee" "That'Ll Be The Day" "Peggy Sue" "It'S So Easy" "Maybe Baby" "True Love Ways" "Words Of Love" "Rave On" "Oh Boy" "Every Day I Have The Blues" "Well All Right")
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Charles Martin Smith Song Performer ("Rock Around With Ollie Vee" "That'Ll Be The Day" "Peggy Sue" "It'S So Easy" "Maybe Baby" "True Love Ways" "Words Of Love" "Rave On" "Oh Boy" "Every Day I Have The Blues" "Well All Right")
Gailard Sartain Song Performer ("Chantilly Lace")
Jerry Zaremba Song Performer ("Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On")
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Sam Cooke Song Performer ("You Send Me")
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Assistant Direction

Carol Himes 1st Assistant Director
Robert J Smawley 2nd Assistant Director
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Dance

Maggi Rash Choreography
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Visual Effects

Robert L Knott Special Effects
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Make-Up

Caryl Codon Hairstyles
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Costume-Wardrobe

Thalia Phillips Costumes (Men)
William Flores Costumes
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Art Department

Thomas Roysden Set Decorator
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Production Designer

Joel Schiller Production Designer
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Sound

Willie Burton Sound Recording
Tex Rudloff Sound Rerecording
Joel Fein Sound Rerecording; Special Sound
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Robert Thirlwell Sound Rerecording
Walter Gest Sound Rerecording
Jerry Stanford Sound Editor
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Publicity

Walter Burrell Publicist
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Production Companies

Production Company
Production Company
Entertainment Film Distributors, Ltd. Foreign Theatrical Distributor
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Sony Pictures Releasing Domestic Theatrical Distributor
Rca/Columbia Pictures Home Video Domestic Video Distributor
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Film Production - Main

Maggi Rash Production Coordinator
Kelly Marshall Unit Coordinator
Bill Lytle Unit Production Assistant
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Dave Emann Unit Production Assistant
Jan Weatherby Unit Production Assistant
Barbara Bean Unit Production Assistant
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Jack Amon Unit Production Assistant
Ivy Weiss Unit Production Assistant
Glenda Facemire Production Assistant 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
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Becky Johnston Production Assistant 2nd Unit (2nd Unit)
Don Goldman Production Manager
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Film Production - Construction/Set

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Location Manager

John G Lytle Location Manager
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Misc. Crew