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Black Dahlia (Windows)

70
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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.9
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.

Black Dahlia Credits

Take 2 Interactive

Executive ProducerRyan Brant
Game ProducersGreg Brown, Steve Glasstetter
Film ProducerMark E. Seremet
Production ManagerChristopher Short
Design CoordinatorSteve Glasstetter
Design TeamGreg Brown, Layne Burd, Patrick Freeman, Steve Glasstetter, Mark E. Seremet, Christopher Short, Scott D. Shust, Shane White
ScreenplayPatrick Freeman
Additional WritingSteve Glasstetter
Game Engine/Lead ProgrammerGreg Brown
Audio ProgrammerChuck Husa
Puzzle ProgrammerCarolyn Wahl
Scripting ProgrammerChristopher Short
Graphics ProgrammerGlenn A. Dill
Lead Artist/Art DirectionJack Snyder
Lead ArtistMike Snyder
Pre‑Production Art/ResearchShane White
3D Room DesignMegan Crummer, James Dargie, Jodi DeGeorge, Gabe Garrison, Cef Grima, Ed Medors, Rey Mosley, Troy Paradise, Mark Shahan, Jack Snyder, Mike Snyder, Shawn Sullivan, Rob Triffanoff, Geoff Weber, Shane White
3D Object DesignMegan Crummer, Gabe Garrison, Lance Laspina, Marsha Rollinger, Mark Shahan, Shawn Sullivan, Rob Triffanoff, Geoff Weber, Ben Zehner
Lead Video Compositor/EffectsHenry Borrasso
Video CompositingLance Laspina, Rey Mosley, Mark Shahan, Allan Stallard, Devon Taylor
MusicMichael Bross
Audio DesignMichael Goodis
Production CoordinatorTammy Flanders
Director Of Quality AssuranceScott D. Shust
Quality AssuranceTim Bumar, Layne Burd, Rich Lewis, Larry Rich, Ray Taylor
ManualPatrick Freeman, Steve Glasstetter
Manual Design And LayoutMarsha Rollinger
Package Design And LayoutMarsha Rollinger
Web Page DesignLinda Dill, Marsha Rollinger
MarketingTammy Flanders, Marsha Rollinger, Shane White
SalesJames Bartolomei
Cover IllustrationMarsha Rollinger, Shane White
Additional Support from Take 2 provided byTom Rigas, Don Dillinger, Rick Hall, Glenn A. Dill, Phil Robb, Joel Ishler, Terry Smith, Amy Merva, Karen Cummings, Barbara Ras, Jennifer Kolbe, Edmund Lee, Stephanie Pientek
Special Thanks toPerry Muir, Hi‑Tech Color, Michael Ray Photography, Bob Weiss, Chas M. Henry Printing, Bob Grubb, Sugar Lane Emporium, Kevin Carnes, Mike Oravec, Carl Frendzel, Nikki Burd, Pamela Kinkus, Mary Lynn Seremet
UsesSmacker Video Technology, Miles Sound System

The Cast

Walter PenskyDennis Hopper
Madame CassandraTeri Garr
Jim PearsonDarren Eliker
Running BoyMichael Battista
BullyKevin Vinay
William SullivanDan Frezza
Detective Peter MeryloMichael Bernosky
Hank FinsterRobert Marinaccio
EddieBob Tracey
Dick WinslowDavid Whalen
George HansenBill Dalzell
Louie the FishBrad Moniz
ErnieTom Yates
Helen StraussCollette Schreiber
Delivery BoyJarred Pfennigwerth
JonesDouglas Rees
BellhopBill McCue
MaidKathryn Aronson
Wilhelm von HessRick Applegate
Nurse AdamsLinda Besisti
Joseph MuhlhavenLarry John Meyers
Eliot NessJohn Hall
GladysAmy Dommer
Alice CaseyAmy Dommer
LorettaMichelle Mann
ButchPhilip Bower
DottieDemetria Mellot
Doctor EisenstadtGlen Z. Gress
Mrs. SantiniNancy Bach
Private Benny SchwartzChris Hirt
Sgt. RichardsMatt Miller
Lieutenant JenningsAndrew Lukich
PorterMarty Schiff
ConductorMilt Thompson
Detective Sam MaxwellKen Milchick
Mr. Howard, the Shipping ClerkJack Skelly
Mr. Fine, the Receiving ClerkHarry O'Toole
Security GuardRich Walters
GraceDiong Chae Lian
GabeDean Wells
Mrs. UnderhillDixie Tymitz
IkeJack Erdie
Elizabeth ShortHilary Morris
Detective John VernonJean Pierre Nutin
David WellingtonBill Caisley
Simon Sotherby‑SmytheZachary Mott
Assistant DirectorChris Lacey
Monsterman from Planet XPatrick Freeman
"Big Al" KingJerry Johnston
MargieJeanne Blackburn
RitaKristina Frazee
MonaDestiny Matranga
CharlieBob Tomas
HarryJeff Howell
Suspicious Character #1Tommy LaFitte
Suspicious Character #2Vinnie Sciullo
Nazi spyDavid Hugar
CandyElizabeth Day
HansTom Hyer
GuntherAndy Bennix
Night Club DoormanChris Josephs
Second Night Club BouncerRik Billock
HookerErin Grove
Angelo SantiniDamien Luvara
Army StafferLee Schwarz
Vagrant #1Greg Mason
Vagrant #2Steve Baysura
Doctor in Dream SequenceIan Tanza
Nazi Goon in VestryHal Deily
Cop at crime scene #1Hip Adamo
Cop at crime scene #2Tony Baumgartner
Cop at crime scene #3Quinn Martin
Cop at crime scene #4John Griel
Cop at crime scene #5Greg Shaffer
Munitions Plant worker #1John Palmeri
Munitions Plant worker #2John McCab
Vagrant # 1Tony Amen
Vagrant # 2Peter Evasovich
Vagrant # 3Connie Karaffa
Hotel Cleveland Extra #1Corrine Balena
Hotel Cleveland Extra #2Mary Ann Flanders
Hotel Cleveland Extra #3Frank Kiley
Hotel Cleveland Extra #4Ben Chapple
Raven Room Party Guest #1Paige Tatters
Raven Room Party Guest #2Kali Cook
Raven Room Party Guest #3Betty Rainier
Raven Room Party Guest #4Bill Best
Raven Room Party Guest #5Todd Goodwin
Raven Room Party Guest #6Carl Nebinski
Raven Room Cigarette GirlKaren Vasquez
Inner Circle Member #1Bill Debrason
Inner Circle Member #2Eugene Desimone
Inner Circle Member #3Bob Bollmann
Inner Circle Member #4William Mendlow
Inner Circle Member #5Jim Little
Cop at Secret Lab Crime Scene #1Melvin Williams
Cop at Secret Lab Crime Scene #2Hip Adamo
Cop at Secret Lab Crime Scene #3Norm Anderson
Cop at Secret Lab Crime Scene #4Dan Pagath
Cop at Secret Lab Crime Scene #5Jack Lavery
Cop at Secret Lab Crime Scene #6Joe Shelby
Soldier #1George Lee
Soldier #2Herman Jordan
Soldier #3Jim Neville
MPCameron Barrand
Nazi Goon #1Jurgen Dingel
Nazi Goon #2Nate Powers
Nazi Goon #3John Pido
Train Passenger #1Pat Feldman
Train Passenger #2Jack Matey
Train Passenger #3Bill Waddell
Train Passenger #4Joanne Green
Train Passenger #5Dawn Feaster
Train Passenger #6David Salisbury
Train Passenger #7Daisy Losken
Train Passenger #8Jack Blackburn
Shipping Office Customer #1Kristen Heasley
Shipping Office Customer #2Bill Shiffbauer
Train Station Extra #1Janet Miles
Train Station Extra #2Carrie Bradac
Train Station Extra #3John Palmeri
Train Station Extra #4John McCabe
Diner Customer #1Monica Sebak
Diner Customer #2Zoltan Toth
Diner Customer #3Pat Feldmann
Biltmore Bar Customer #1Cecil Watkins
Biltmore Bar Customer #2Ron DiCicco
Cop in HallwayJoe Celidonia
Hollywood Extra #1Jeff Vandermolen
Hollywood Extra #2Keith Beyer
Hollywood Extra #3Ron Baldinger
Hollywood Extra #4Bill Hochstine
Hollywood Extra #5Marla Mervis
Hollywood Extra #6Jeffery Detweiler
Cop at Final Crime Scene #1Don Pysh
Cop at Final Crime Scene #2Pete Schlict
Cop at Final Crime Scene #3Ron Marnich
Cop at Final Crime Scene #4Michael Lewandowski
Cop at Final Crime Scene #5Peter Gause
Cop at Final Crime Scene #6Randy Oliva
Senator #1Fred Rupe
Senator #2Bob Sule
Severed Head #1Neil Graf
Severed Head #2Marce Schulz
Severed Head #3Becky Brown
Bathing Beauty #1Heather Draper
Bathing Beauty #2Michelle Flosnik
Bathing Beauty #3Jill Mazza

Film Crew (Pittsburgh)

DirectorEric Trow
Production ManagerChelle Robinson
Line ProducerChelle Robinson
Assistant Production ManagerAnnie Loeffler
Assistant DirectorBecky Brown
Production CoordinatorMarce Schulz
Director of PhotographyRick Brandt
Lighting DirectorEd Letteri
Ultimatte Engineer / Sound MixerMark Adelsheim
Blue Screen DirectorHenry Borrasso
3D DirectorMike Snyder
Best Boy ElectricFrank McCough
Key / Dolly GripBob Chamberlain
Best Boy GripJohn Janusek, Bart Flaherty
Swing Electric / GripJeff Vandermolen, Chris Lugar
Boom OperatorMichael Goodis, Jeannete Bellon
CastingNancy Mosser Casting
ControllerTammy Flanders
Set ConstructionDan Gebrosky
Costume DesignerDavid Seremet
Wardrobe AssistantCraig Firment
Props MasterPaul Bucciarelli
Props AssistantBrigette Glasso
Key Hair StylistNancy Keslar
Key Makeup / Special Effects MakeupPatty Bell
Script SupervisorHarry Greenberger
Videotape EditorDave Kent
Teleprompter OperatorBruce Coffey
Production AssistantTracey Adelman, Bill Waddell, Jeff Stimell
Craft ServicesJohn Evans
Office Production AssistantPete McLenahan
CateringCindy Bowen
Shot atJay Verno Studios Pittsburgh; PA

Film Crew (Los Angeles)

DirectorEric Trow
Line ProducerGeorge Verschorr
Production ManagerMatt Kunitz
Assistant DirectorRon Paul
Director of PhotographyBilly Dickson
Technical SupervisorBob Fisher
Camera OperatorBob Fisher
Camera AssistantJoe Allegro
GafferJon Farr
Best BoyJason Salonen
2nd ElectricSean Anastasian
Key GripDavid Ahuna
2nd GripDerrick Tehan
Audio MixerJeff Santoro
Boom OperatorGreg Hartstein
Ultimate OperatorRon Ungerman
Blue Screen DirectorHenry Borrasso
3D DirectorMike Snyder
Video EngineerGary Taillon
Make‑UpDean Jones
HairKaren Myers
WardrobeDeanne Montesanto
Teleprompter OperatorCass Carter
Script SupervisorKarolyn Austen
Prop MakerParker Noel
Production AssistantElan Gray, Brett Chaffee, Cory Murphy
Craft ServicesJessica Yates
Stage ManagerAndres Espinosa
Mr. Hopper's DriverSatya De La Manitou
LA CastingRick Montgomery
CateringPapa's Catering
Shot atRaleigh Studios - Los Angeles CA

Film Crew (Opening Sequence)

Storyboards / ConceptsLance Laspina, Michael Goodis, Shane White
Director of Opening SequenceLance Laspina
Producer of Opening SequenceHenry Borrasso
Editing of Opening SequenceHenry Borrasso, Lance Laspina
Steadicam OperatorJohn S. Moyer
Audio DesignMichael Goodis
Props MasterMegan Graham
Hair / Make‑UpNancy Keslar
Assistant Make‑UpMichelle Forsythe
CastingNancy Mosser Casting
Shoton location in Pittsburgh PA

Other Games

In addition to this game, the following people are listed as working on other games. No more than 25 people are listed here, even if there are more than 25 people who have also worked on other games.

Jennifer Kolbe, 120 other games
Mike Snyder, 55 other games
James Bartolomei, 40 other games
Ryan Brant, 24 other games
Michael Bross, 22 other games
Jack Snyder, 19 other games
Mark E. Seremet, 19 other games
Shane White, 17 other games
Cef Grima, 16 other games
Rick Hall, 13 other games
Phil Robb, 13 other games
Terry Smith, 12 other games
James Dargie, 12 other games
Glenn A. Dill, 11 other games
Tom Rigas, 11 other games
Don Dillinger, 11 other games
Bob Fisher, 10 other games
Tim Bumar, 10 other games
John Evans, 10 other games
Christopher Short, 10 other games
Jeff Howell, 8 other games
Scott D. Shust, 8 other games
Greg Brown, 7 other games
Michael Goodis, 7 other games
Troy Paradise, 6 other games

Collaborations

People who have worked on this game have also collaborated on the creation of the following games:

JetFighter: Full Burn, a group of 42 people
Ripper, a group of 36 people
Millennia: Altered Destinies, a group of 30 people
Hell: A Cyberpunk Thriller, a group of 18 people
Star Crusader, a group of 14 people
Bureau 13, a group of 10 people
Callahan's Crosstime Saloon, a group of 8 people
Battlecruiser 3000AD v2.0, a group of 7 people
BloodNet, a group of 6 people
Earthworm Jim 3D, a group of 5 people
Sid Meier's Pirates!, a group of 4 people
XF5700 Mantis Experimental Fighter, a group of 4 people
Sid Meier's Civilization: Revolution, a group of 4 people
L.A. Noire: The Complete Edition, a group of 3 people
Sid Meier's Civilization IV, a group of 3 people
War Inc., a group of 3 people
L.A. Noire, a group of 3 people
JetFighter IV: Fortress America, a group of 3 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Shane k (127), Wizo (29332) and thf (154564)