Rope of Sand 73 years old

Savage Greed...Sultry Love...Wild Adventure!

Rope of Sand

Story of a South African diamond mine watched over by a sadistic policeman tasked with looking out for smugglers.

Credits

Rope of Sand Cast

Name Character
Burt Lancaster He was 35, 80 years old when he died as Michael (Mike) Davis
Hayden Rorke He was 38, 76 years old when he died as Ingram
Corinne Calvet She was 24, 76 years old when she died as Mademoiselle Suzanne Renaud aka Aniseneletette Duringreaud
Paul Henreid He was 41, 84 years old when he died as Commandant Paul G. Vogel
Mike Mazurki He was 41, 82 years old when he died as Pierson (guard)
John Bromfield He was 27, 83 years old when he died as Thompson (guard)
David Thursby He was 60, 88 years old when he died as Henry (bartender)
Claude Rains He was 59, 77 years old when he died as Arthur 'Fred' Martingale
Sam Jaffe He was 56, 91 years old when he died as Dr. Francis Kittridge Hunter
Peter Lorre He was 45, 59 years old when he died as Toady
Edmund Breon He was 66, 68 years old when he died as Parker, Chairman of the Board
Miranda Marais as South African Veldt Singer
Kenny Washington He was 30, 52 years old when he died as John
Josef Marais He was 44, 73 years old when he died as South African Veldt Singer

Rope of Sand Crew

Name Department
Sam Comer as Set Decoration. He was 56 (81) years old when He died Art
Franz Waxman as Original Music Composer. He was 42 (60) years old when He died Sound
Hans Dreier as Art Direction. He was 63 (81) years old when He died Art
Franz Bachelin as Art Direction. He was 53 (84) years old when He died Art
Grace Gregory as Set Decoration. She was 39 (75) years old when She died Art
Warren Low as Editor. He was 43 (83) years old when He died Editing
Walter Doniger as Story. He was 32 (94) years old when He died Writing
Walter Doniger as Screenplay. He was 32 (94) years old when He died Writing
Charles Lang as Director of Photography. He was 47 (96) years old when He died Camera
William Dieterle as Director. He was 56 (79) years old when He died Directing
Richard McWhorter as Assistant Director. Directing
John Paxton as Additional Dialogue. He was 38 (73) years old when He died Crew
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Rope of Sand (73 years)

Savage Greed...Sultry Love...Wild Adventure!

  • Release day: Wednesday, August 03, 1949
  • Runtime: 104 minutes