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James V. Monaco

James V. Monaco

  • Seven Little Foys, The (1955) November 04 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Music (feature film)

1.
Greatest Game Ever Played, The (2005)
Francis Ouimet was a working-class immigrant kid who--flanked by a 10-year-old caddie smaller than his golf bag--started with nothing and came out of nowhere to break down the barriers and become America's first golf hero nearly a century before Tiger Woods. In a world where it was believed only the
2.
Sphere (1998) as Song ("I'M Making Believe")
A team of four people are sent to the middle of the pacific ocean and are asked to do research on a 400 year old space ship found on the bottom of the ocean.
3.
Larger Than Life (1996) as Song ("You Made Me Love You")
Meet Jack Corcoran, motivational speaker to the masses in mini-malls and rented halls across the country. Take Jack's advice: if life isn't all all that you expected, put aside all those wouldas, couldas and shouldas and GET OVER IT! That's what Jack has done. He got over the fact that his father di
4.
Radioland Murders (1994) as Song ("Crazy People")
As a radio station is about to go on the air in 1939, mishap and murder ensue.
5.
Book of Love (1990) as Song ("You Made Me Love You")
Comedy about growing up in the 1950s, as seen through the eyes of a high school student.
6.
Bye Bye Blues (1989) as Song ("You Made Me Love You")
A biographical feature inspired by events in the life of director Anne Wheeler's mother, a band singer during World War II.
7.
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986) as Song ("You Made Me Love You")
Three sisters deal with their tangled relationships amidst the wonders of New York City.
8.
Love Me or Leave Me (1955) as Composer
True story of torch singer Ruth Etting's struggle to escape the gangster who made her a star.
9.
The Seven Little Foys (1955) as Composer
The famed vaudevillian puts his children in the act to keep the family together when his wife dies.
10.
The Eddie Cantor Story (1954) as Composer
The beloved entertainer rises to stardom from humble beginnings in the slums.
11.
Cheaper by the Dozen (1950) as Composer
A pioneering efficiency expert tests his theories on his large family.
12.
Jolson Sings Again (1950) as Composer
After a premature retirement, the legendary singer revives his career to entertain the troops during World War II.
13.
I'll Get By (1950) as Composer
Updated version of "Tin Pan Alley" concerns two songwriters and their romantic entanglements with the pretty pair of sisters helping them plug their songs.
14.
Two Weeks with Love (1950) as Composer
Two sisters find romance during a turn-of-the-century family vacation.
15.
You're My Everything (1949) as Composer
In 1924, stage-struck Boston blueblood Hannah Adams picks up musical star Tim O'Connor and takes him home for dinner. One thing leads to another, and when Tim's show rolls on to Chicago a new Mrs. O'Connor comes along as incompetent chorus girl. Hollywood beckons, and we follow the star careers of the O'Connor family in silents and talkies. Includes good imitation "silents" with classic cameo by Buster Keaton.
16.
When My Baby Smiles at Me (1948) as Composer
17.
Three Daring Daughters (1948) as Composer
Three young girls try to help their widowed mother find the right husband.
18.
The Last Round-Up (1947) as Composer
Gene Autry (Gene Autry) attempts to arrange that both the Indians and ranchers, scheduled to be driven from their land by Mesa City's mew aqueduct, benefit from the deal, which is opposed by town banker Mason (Ralph Morgan.) Mason stirs up the Indians against Gene but, with help from school teacher Carol (Jean Heather), Gene is able to expose Mason's schemes.
19.
The Jolson Story (1947) as Composer
The singer and star of the first "talkie" risks it all to become a star.
20.
Three Little Girls in Blue (1946) as Composer
A reworking of "Moon Over Miami" set at the turn of the century. Three sisters set out for Atlantic City disguised as an heiress, her secretary, and a maid, in the hope that one of them will land a rich husband.
21.
Johnny Comes Flying Home (1946) as Composer
22.
Incendiary Blonde (1945) as Composer
In this true story, Texas Guinan rises from Wild West shows to become New York's "Queen of the Nightclubs" during Prohibition.
23.
The Dolly Sisters (1945) as Composer
Two sisters from Hungary become famous entertainers in the early 20th century.
24.
Nob Hill (1945) as Composer
The owner of a San Francisco saloon yearns to rank among the upper crust of Nob Hill. When he begins romancing a wealthy socialite it looks like he may have his entree into high society. The pretty star of his saloon's show, however, wants to make sure he stays on the Barbary Coast.
25.
Irish Eyes Are Smiling (1944) as Composer
26.
The Merry Monahans (1944) as Composer
27.
Pin Up Girl (1944) as Composer
Glamorous Lorry Jones, the toast of a Missouri military canteen, has become "engaged" to almost every serviceman she's signed her pin-up photo for. Now she's leaving home to go into government service (not, as she fantasizes, to join the USO). On a side trip to New York, her vivid imagination leads her to True Love with naval hero Tommy Dooley; but increasingly involved Musical Comedy Complications follow.
28.
Sweet and Low-Down (1944) as Composer
After their annual free concert at Chicago's Dearborn Settlement, Benny Goodman and his band are packing up to go to their next engagement when a kid steals Goodman's clarinet. Goodman and Popsie pursue him to a tenement flat where he has led them to hear his brother play the trombone. Shenanigans ensue following Goodman's offering the brother a job with the band.
29.
Stage Door Canteen (1943) as Composer
A USO girl defies the rules when she falls for a soldier visiting the star-studded Stage Door Canteen.
30.
Follow the Band (1943) as Composer
31.
Springtime in the Rockies (1942) as Composer
A pair of Broadway partners threaten to breakup after old flames enter the picture.
32.
Private Buckaroo (1942) as Composer
33.
Six Lessons from Madame La Zonga (1941) as Composer
Steve (Charles Lang), Skat(Eddie Quillan) and other members of a high-ridin', rug-cuttin' musical combo from Oklahoma set off to conquer Broadway, only to find that rhumba-rhythm is all the rage. They decide to sail for Havana to learn the rhythm and pick up the accent, and, on board the ship, Steve meets Rosita Alvarez (Helen Parrish) who is Cuba-bound with her father, Pop Alvarez (Leon Errol), a merry confidence man. All have problems they expect to be solved by Madame La Zonda (Lupe Velez), but they arrive and find that the exotic queen of the rhumba's night club has gone broke. Another confidence man, Beheegan (William Frawley), who has sold a few city halls in his day, provides the answer to everything; using a satchel filled with ill-gotten gains and under the watchful eyes of Alvin (Big Boy Williams), Gabby (Shemp Howard) and Maxwell (Frank Mitchell), he purchases several mythical plantations in South America from Pop.
34.
There's Magic in Music (1941) as Composer
35.
Week-End in Havana (1941) as Composer
A ship company employee, Jay Williams (John Payne), is sent to Florida where one of the company cruise ships is stuck on a reef off of the coast. He obtains waivers from all of the passengers with the exception of Nan Spencer (Alice Faye), a department store salesgirl who wants her vacation NOW, not later. Jay is instructed to take Nan to Havana and set her up in the best hotel and keep her entertained. She visits a night club where the star attraction is Rosita Rivas (Carmen Miranda), and meets Rosita's worthless manager, Monte Blanca (Cesar Romero), who makes a play for her. Trouble also comes in the form of Jay's fiancee, Terry McCracken (Cobina Wright Jr.), when a romance develops between Nan and Jay.
36.
Rhythm on the River (1940) as Composer
Popular songwriter Oliver Courtney has been getting by for years using one ghost writer for his music and another for his lyrics. When both writers meet at an inn, they fall in love and then try to sell their songs under their own name. The problem is every song publisher thinks they're copying Courtney's style.
37.
Charter Pilot (1940) as Composer
US-to-Central-America freight service pilot (Nolan) marries radio broadcaster (Bari) and promises to take a desk job but the urge for adventure is too strong.
38.
If I Had My Way (1940) as Composer
A construction worker takes charge of the daughter of a fellow worker killed in an accident. He brings the girl to New York to try to find her uncle. When he finds him, he discovers that the uncle has spent his life savings on a restaurant that turns out to be a worthless dive. He's determined to help the girl and her uncle make the restaurant a success.
39.
Road to Singapore (1940) as Composer
A runaway tycoon and his sailor buddy try to con their way through the South Seas.
40.
East Side of Heaven (1939) as Composer
41.
The Star Maker (1939) as Composer
42.
Sing You Sinners (1938) as Composer
Of the singing Beebe brothers, young Mike just wants to be a kid; responsible Dave wants to work in his garage and marry Martha; but feckless Joe thinks his only road to success is through swapping and gambling. It seems the only thing all three can join in is their singing act, which Mike and Dave hate. Finally, all Joe's hopes are pinned on a race horse he's acquired, but it's a bigger gamble than his family knows. Hilarious sequence involving a lecturer on seals.
43.
Doctor Rhythm (1938) as Composer
44.
Broadway Melody of 1938 (1937) as Composer
Backstage problems jeopardize a Broadway musical.
45.
The Jazz Singer (1927) as Composer
A cantor's son breaks with family tradition to go into show business.

Music (special)

46.
Cincinnati Pops Holiday: Big Band New Year's Eve (1997) as Song ("You Made Me Love You")
A New Year's Eve celebration with Erich Kunzel conducting the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra. Doc Severinsen on trumpet, Ed Shaughnessy on drums, Eddie Daniels on clarinet, Paul Piller on trombone and singer Patti Page join Kunzel and the orchestra in music from the 1930s and 40s. Ballroom dancers Tim an

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