Book to Movie: A Face in the Crowd

Feb 2021
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Budd Schulberg
  • Pages: 29
  • Audio: NA
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Elia Kazan
  • Screen Writer: Elia Kazan
  • Running Time: 2 hours and 5 minutes


  • Andy Griffith as Larry
  • Patricia Neal as Marcia Jeffries
  • Anthony Franciosa as Joey DePalma
  • Walter Matthau as Mel Miller
  • Lee Remick as Betty Lou Fleckum
  • Percy Waram as Gen. Haynesworth
  • Paul McGrath as Macey
  • Rod Brasfield as Beanie
  • Marshall Neilan as Senator Worthington Fuller
  • Alexander Kirkland as Jim Collier
  • Charles Irving as Luffler
  • Howard Smith as J.B. Jeffries
  • Kay Medford as First Mrs. Rhodes
  • Big Jeff Bess as Sheriff Big Jeff Bess
  • Henry Sharp as Abe Steiner