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Also Known As: Died: January 15, 1994
Born: June 15, 1941 Cause of Death: heart failure
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Music ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Who is Harry Nilsson (And Why is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) (2010)
An exploration of the life and career of the multi-talented singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. Friends, family and colleagues talk about the troubled and brilliant Nilsson, and home movies and excerpts from his recently discovered oral autobiography are included.
2.
Skidoo (1968) as Tower guard
A retired gangster has to pull off a hit when his daughter is kidnapped.

Writer (feature film)

3.
Telephone, The (1988) as From Story
Vashti Blue, a struggling actor, takes out her frustrations via the telephone, making prank calls from her apartment.
4.
Telephone, The (1988) as Screenwriter
Vashti Blue, a struggling actor, takes out her frustrations via the telephone, making prank calls from her apartment.
5.
Point, The (1971)

Music (feature film)

7.
Frances Ha (2012)
An aspiring dancer moves to New York City and becomes caught up in a whirlwind of flighty fair-weather friends, diminishing fortunes and career setbacks.
8.
Frances Ha (2012)
An aspiring dancer moves to New York City and becomes caught up in a whirlwind of flighty fair-weather friends, diminishing fortunes and career setbacks.
9.
Who is Harry Nilsson (And Why is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) (2010)
An exploration of the life and career of the multi-talented singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. Friends, family and colleagues talk about the troubled and brilliant Nilsson, and home movies and excerpts from his recently discovered oral autobiography are included.
10.
Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)
In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping--a little too good, perhaps. She dreams of working for her favorite fashion magazine, but can't quite get her foot in the door--until ironically, she snags a job as an advice columnist for a financial magazine published by the same company. As her dreams are finally coming true, she goes to ever more extreme efforts to keep her past from ruining her future.
11.
Bottle Shock (2008)
There are certain unforgettable moments in history when America has triumphed against long odds and proved itself to the world: Neil Armstrong setting foot on the moon; the U.S. Men's Hockey team beating the Soviet Union in the 1980 Olympics. But one such moment has never received the recognition it
12.
Bottle Shock (2008)
There are certain unforgettable moments in history when America has triumphed against long odds and proved itself to the world: Neil Armstrong setting foot on the moon; the U.S. Men's Hockey team beating the Soviet Union in the 1980 Olympics. But one such moment has never received the recognition it
13.
Good Year, A (2006)
A failing London banker moves to Provence after inheriting a vineyard, only to encounter a beautiful Californian who has her own claim on the estate.
14.
Crank (2006)
Chev Chelios is about to begin his morning with an unexpected wake-up call. Groggy, practically unable to move and with a heart that's barely beating, he hears the voice of thug Ricky Verona, who reveals Chev has been poisoned in his sleep and only has an hour to live. As it turns out, Chev is a hit
15.
Little Man (2006)
After several years in prison, a recently paroled tough-as-nails--though not-quite-three-foot-tall--jewel thief Calvin Sims decides it's time to retire from a life of crime, but not before pulling off one last big heist. A notorious crime boss has offered Calvin and his former partner Percy P $100,0
16.
Grilled (2006)
Two friends team up as door-to-door salesman of bulk quantities of frozen meat. Stuck in a slump, they learn if they don't move some beef on this particular day, they're dead meat.
17.
Little Man (2006)
After several years in prison, a recently paroled tough-as-nails--though not-quite-three-foot-tall--jewel thief Calvin Sims decides it's time to retire from a life of crime, but not before pulling off one last big heist. A notorious crime boss has offered Calvin and his former partner Percy P $100,0
18.
Good Year, A (2006)
A failing London banker moves to Provence after inheriting a vineyard, only to encounter a beautiful Californian who has her own claim on the estate.
19.
Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006)
Manny the woolly mammoth, Sid the sloth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger, and the hapless prehistoric squirrel/rat known as Scrat are still together and enjoying the perks of their now melting world. Manny may be ready to start a family, but nobody has seen another mammoth for a long time; Manny think
20.
Breakfast on Pluto (2005)
Set in the politically tumultuous London of the 1970s, Breakfast on Pluto follows the misadventures of Patrick "Pussy" Braden, a transvestite prostitute on a quest to find love and a place to call home.
21.
Girl Next Door, The (2004) as Song Performer ("Jump Into The Fire")
Eighteen-year-old Matthew Kidman is a straight-arrow over-achiever who has never really lived life--until he falls for his beautiful and seemingly innocent neighbor, Danielle. When Matthew discovers that this perfect "girl next door" is a one-time porn star, his sheltered existence begins to spin ou
22.
Around the Bend (2004) as Song Performer ("Daddy'S Song")
Jason Lair is a simple man with a simple wish: a normal life. This isn't an easy goal for the mild-mannered bank employee: Jason is newly separated from his wife, who has left him to care for their six-year-old son Zach while she paints in Nepal, and his ailing grandfather Henry, a former archaeolog
23.
Around the Bend (2004) as Song ("Daddy'S Song")
Jason Lair is a simple man with a simple wish: a normal life. This isn't an easy goal for the mild-mannered bank employee: Jason is newly separated from his wife, who has left him to care for their six-year-old son Zach while she paints in Nepal, and his ailing grandfather Henry, a former archaeolog
24.
Shrek 2 (2004)
After battling a fire-breathing dragon and the evil Lord Farquaad to win the hand of Princess Fiona, Shrek now faces his greatest challenge: the in-laws. Shrek and Princess Fiona return from their honeymoon to find an invitation to visit Fiona's parents, the King and Queen of the Kingdom of Far, Far Away. With Donkey along for the ride, the newlyweds set off. All of the citizens of Far, Far Away turn out to greet their returning Princess, and her parents happily anticipate the homecoming of their daughter and her new Prince. But no one could have prepared them for the sight of their new son-in-law, not to mention how much their little girl had changed. Little did Shrek and Fiona know that their marriage had foiled all of her father's plans for her future--and his own. Now the King must enlist the help of a powerful Fairy Godmother, the handsome Prince Charming and that famed ogre killer 'Puss In Boots' to put right his version of "happily ever after."
25.
Girl Next Door, The (2004) as Song ("Jump Into The Fire")
Eighteen-year-old Matthew Kidman is a straight-arrow over-achiever who has never really lived life--until he falls for his beautiful and seemingly innocent neighbor, Danielle. When Matthew discovers that this perfect "girl next door" is a one-time porn star, his sheltered existence begins to spin ou
26.
Shanghai Knights (2003) as Song Performer ("One")
When a Chinese rebel murders Chon's estranged father and escapes to England, Chon and Roy make their way to London with revenge on their minds. Chon's sister, Lin, has the same idea, and uncovers a worldwide conspiracy to murder the royal family--but almost no one will believe her. With the help of a kindly Scotland Yard Inspector and a 10-year-old street urchin, the acrobatic Chon gives Victorian Britain a kick in the pants as he attempts to avenge his father's death--and keep the romance-minded Roy away from his sister.
27.
Daddy Day Care (2003) as Song ("Coconut")
After a father loses his job, he turns his house into a day care center to make ends meet.
28.
Shanghai Knights (2003) as Song ("One")
When a Chinese rebel murders Chon's estranged father and escapes to England, Chon and Roy make their way to London with revenge on their minds. Chon's sister, Lin, has the same idea, and uncovers a worldwide conspiracy to murder the royal family--but almost no one will believe her. With the help of a kindly Scotland Yard Inspector and a 10-year-old street urchin, the acrobatic Chon gives Victorian Britain a kick in the pants as he attempts to avenge his father's death--and keep the romance-minded Roy away from his sister.
29.
Good Boy! (2003) as Song ("The Puppy Song")
Owen Baker is a 12-year-old loner who has been working as the neighborhood dog-walker so he can earn the privilege of getting a dog of his own. His hard work pays off when his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Baker, let Owen adopt a scruffy mutt he names Hubble. Both boy and dog get more than they bargained for when Owen wakes up one morning to discover he can understand every word Hubble says-- including the ominous phrase: "Take me to your leaders." Owen learns that dogs came to Earth thousands of years ago to colonize and dominate the planet. Hubble (who is really named Canid 3942) has been sent by the powerful Greater Dane on a mission from the Dog Star Sirius to make sure dogs have fulfilled this destiny. Despite the best efforts of Owen's rag-tag group of neighborhood dogs to convince him otherwise, Hubble soon discovers the awful truth about Earth dogs: "You're all pets!" Now Owen (a boy who never had a friend) and Hubble (a dog who never needed one) must work together to prepare the neighborhood dogs for a visit from The Greater Dane--or all dogs will be removed from the planet! The fate of Earth dogs hangs in the balance, and it's up to Owen, Hubble, and their canine companions to save man's best friend.
30.
Punch-Drunk Love (2002) as Song ("He Needs Me (From The Movie 'Popeye')")
Barry Egan is the socially impaired owner of a small business, distributing novelty toilet plungers-in the San Fernando Valley. Dominated by seven sisters, and constantly negotiating his own manhood, he is unlikely to find romance unless romance finds him. In an attempt to resolve his loneliness, wh
31.
Stuart Little 2 (2002) as Song ("One")
Two years have passed since we last visited the Little family and much has changed. Stuart has blossomed and settled nicely into his new life. He goes to school (in his very own car), is very handy when it comes to building model airplanes and is proud of the fact he made the soccer team. He loves having a big brother, George and new baby sister, Martha with whom he can play. Even Snowbell, the curmudgeonly cat with an attitude, has warmed up to Stuart in his own way. All is well in the Little world, but even so, Stuart yearns for a friend of his own--someone like him. Driving home from school, Stuart hears a loud squawk and suddenly an injured bird falls out of the sky, landing in the passenger seat of his car. When she regains consciousness, the mysterious bird introduces herself as Margalo. Frightened, she tells Stuart she is being threatened by Falcon, a feared crime lord who terrorizes all creatures living Manhattan. When Stuart learns the Margalo doesn't have a place to live he insists she stay with the Littles. Mr. and Mrs. Little immediately accept Margalo and, much to Snowbell's chagrin, welcome her to stay as long as she wants. It's obvious for all to see that Stuart has a crush on the charming and beguiling bird who promises him adventure... but Margalo is hiding a dark secret and is not what she appears to be. When she mysteriously vanishes, the unlikely duo of Stuart and Snowbell set out on long journey to find her unlock the mystery. The furry duo has no idea where they are headed--all Stuart knows is he has to find Falcon's lair and get Margalo back.
32.
Recess: School's Out (2001) as Song ("One")
For the kids of Third Street School, there's only one thing better than recess, and that's summer vacation. It's been a long, hard year, and now, T.J. Detweiler is ready to play hard--he's got nothing to do except hang out with friends. T.J.'s plans go awry, however, when he finds out that all his p
33.
High Fidelity (2000) as Composer
Rob Gordon is the owner of a semi-failing record store in Chicago where he sells music the old fashioned way- on vinyl. He's a self-professed music junkie who spends his days at Championship Vinyl with his two employees Dick and Barry. Although they have an encyclopedic knowledge of pop music and are consumed with the music scene and creating their all-time favorite top-five lists of subject specific songs, it's of no help to Rob whose needle skips the love groove when his long-time girlfriend Laura walks out on him. As Rob examines his failed attempts at romance and happiness the process finds him being dragged kicking and screaming into adulthood.
34.
Dick (1999) as Song Performer ("Coconut")
After taking a wrong turn on a White House tour, teens Betsy Jobs and Arlene Lorenzo stumble across a room packed full of presidential secrets. In an effort to find out exactly what the girls know, Richard Nixon himself appoints them as official White House dog walkers. Suddenly and accidentally, the two girls are swept up in the political intrigue of the world's most famous break-in: Watergate. As the clueless duo are plunged deeper into their Washington adventure, not even all the President's men can stop Betsy and Arlene from unwittingly changing the course of history.
35.
Magnolia (1999) as Song ("One")
On one random day in the San Fernando Valley, a dying father, a young wife, a male caretaker, a famous lost son, a police officer in love, a boy genius, an ex-boy genius, a game show host and an estranged daughter will each become part of a dazzling multiplicity of plots, but one story. Through a collusion of coincidence, chance, human action, shared media, past history and divine intervention they will weave and warp through each other's lives on a day that builds to an unforgettable climax.
36.
Dick (1999) as Song
After taking a wrong turn on a White House tour, teens Betsy Jobs and Arlene Lorenzo stumble across a room packed full of presidential secrets. In an effort to find out exactly what the girls know, Richard Nixon himself appoints them as official White House dog walkers. Suddenly and accidentally, the two girls are swept up in the political intrigue of the world's most famous break-in: Watergate. As the clueless duo are plunged deeper into their Washington adventure, not even all the President's men can stop Betsy and Arlene from unwittingly changing the course of history.
37.
You've Got Mail (1998) as Song Performer ("Over The Rainbow"); Song Performer ("The Puppy Song" "Remember" "I Guess The Lord Must Be In New York City")
Kathleen Kelly owns a small children's book store, but is coming under competition from Joe Fox's giant Fox Books, a megastore with a cafe and discounted books. The two become arch rivals, without realising that the romance they are conducting anonymously on the internet is with each other.
38.
Practical Magic (1998) as Song Performer ("Coconut")
Sally and Gilian Owens have always known they were different. Raised by their aunts after their parents' death, the sisters grew up in a 'special' household. Attempting to pass on the unique and powerful psychic heritage of the Owens women, Aunt Jet and Aunt Frances hope to give their nieces the strength that comes from practical magic. But the invocation of the Owens' socery also carries a price--some call it a curse: the men they fall in love with are doomed to an untimely death. Trying to distance herself from her foremothers, the quieter Sally denies her powers and strives to build herself a 'normal' magic-free life. The more fiery Gillian, reckless and restless and thrilled by her pull over men. When Gillian meets Jimmy, a malevolent drifter, she unwittingly sets off a chain of explosive events that brings police officer Gary Hallet onto the family porch and into Sally's heart, while releasing a swarm of supernatural forces that threatens the lives of all the Owen women.
39.
Practical Magic (1998) as Song
Sally and Gilian Owens have always known they were different. Raised by their aunts after their parents' death, the sisters grew up in a 'special' household. Attempting to pass on the unique and powerful psychic heritage of the Owens women, Aunt Jet and Aunt Frances hope to give their nieces the strength that comes from practical magic. But the invocation of the Owens' socery also carries a price--some call it a curse: the men they fall in love with are doomed to an untimely death. Trying to distance herself from her foremothers, the quieter Sally denies her powers and strives to build herself a 'normal' magic-free life. The more fiery Gillian, reckless and restless and thrilled by her pull over men. When Gillian meets Jimmy, a malevolent drifter, she unwittingly sets off a chain of explosive events that brings police officer Gary Hallet onto the family porch and into Sally's heart, while releasing a swarm of supernatural forces that threatens the lives of all the Owen women.
40.
You've Got Mail (1998) as Song
Kathleen Kelly owns a small children's book store, but is coming under competition from Joe Fox's giant Fox Books, a megastore with a cafe and discounted books. The two become arch rivals, without realising that the romance they are conducting anonymously on the internet is with each other.
41.
Angel on My Shoulder (1998) as Music
Filmmaker Deitch contructs a confessional portrait of her best friend's battle with cancer.
42.
Contact (1997) as Song Performer ("Spaceman")
An expert on interplanetary communication receives plans for a mysterious space vessel.
43.
Contact (1997) as Song
An expert on interplanetary communication receives plans for a mysterious space vessel.
44.
Forrest Gump (1994) as Song Performer ("Everybody'S Talkin")
A mentally challenged man stumbles through formative events in U.S. history.
45.
Reservoir Dogs (1992) as Song Performer ("Coconut")
When a jewelry heist goes wrong, the surviving crooks turn on each other.
46.
Reservoir Dogs (1992) as Song
When a jewelry heist goes wrong, the surviving crooks turn on each other.
47.
Me, Myself and I (1992) as Music
A romance begins between a Vietnam veteran/screenwriter and his odd-ball neighbor who has many personalites.
48.
Fisher King, The (1991) as Song Performer ("How About You")
A radio DJ is recruited by a crazy bum to join him on his quest to find the holy grail.
49.
I Miei Primi Quarant'Anni (1987) as Song ("Without You")
An exploration of Italian society from the 1940s to the present through the eyes of an upper-middle class woman.
50.
Private School (1983) as Song Performer ("You'Re Breaking My Heart")
The boys from an academy try to catch glimpses of the girls in the neighboring school as they go about their daily activities.
51.
Private School (1983) as Song
The boys from an academy try to catch glimpses of the girls in the neighboring school as they go about their daily activities.
52.
Handgun (1982) as Song Performer ("Lay Down Your Arms")
When timid high school teacher Kathleen Sullivan goes on a date with a well-known lawyer, he rapes her at gunpoint. Kathleen is dismayed to find that neither the police or the people at her church believe her story. As she begins to feel desperate to find justice, Kathleen joins a gun club and decid
53.
Handgun (1982) as Song
When timid high school teacher Kathleen Sullivan goes on a date with a well-known lawyer, he rapes her at gunpoint. Kathleen is dismayed to find that neither the police or the people at her church believe her story. As she begins to feel desperate to find justice, Kathleen joins a gun club and decid
54.
Popeye (1980) as Song Performer ("I Yam What I Yam" "He Needs Me" "Swee' Pea'S Lullaby" "Sweethaven" "Blow Me Down" "Everything Is Food" "Sailin'" "It'S Not Easy Being Me" "He'S Large" "I'M Mean" "Kids")
Popeye the sailor man goes to the seaside village of Sweethaven to look for his long-lost father, Poopdeck Pappy. While there, he falls in love with Olive Oyl, who is engaged to the bullying Captain Bluto, who works for a mystery man called the Commodore, collecting taxes. Popeye and Olive find a foundling who can predict the future, and name him Swee'Pea. The baby is kidnapped and taken out to the Commodore's ship, and when Popeye goes to the rescue, he learns that his Pappy is the Commodore. Bluto has tied Pappy up and is using Swee'Pea to help him find the old man's treasure. After Popeye learns the secret of gaining super strength by eating spinach, he and Bluto fight to the finish, the treasure is found, and Bluto ends up swimming out to sea.
55.
In God We Trust (1980) as Song Performer ("Good For God")
Brother Ambrose is a monk who has lived his whole life inside his monastery. Ambrose knows almost nothing about the outside world, but when he learns that the monastery is in financial trouble and might have to close down, he goes out into the world to raise the money to save it. Ambrose is asking f
56.
In God We Trust (1980) as Song
Brother Ambrose is a monk who has lived his whole life inside his monastery. Ambrose knows almost nothing about the outside world, but when he learns that the monastery is in financial trouble and might have to close down, he goes out into the world to raise the money to save it. Ambrose is asking f
57.
Popeye (1980) as Songs
Popeye the sailor man goes to the seaside village of Sweethaven to look for his long-lost father, Poopdeck Pappy. While there, he falls in love with Olive Oyl, who is engaged to the bullying Captain Bluto, who works for a mystery man called the Commodore, collecting taxes. Popeye and Olive find a foundling who can predict the future, and name him Swee'Pea. The baby is kidnapped and taken out to the Commodore's ship, and when Popeye goes to the rescue, he learns that his Pappy is the Commodore. Bluto has tied Pappy up and is using Swee'Pea to help him find the old man's treasure. After Popeye learns the secret of gaining super strength by eating spinach, he and Bluto fight to the finish, the treasure is found, and Bluto ends up swimming out to sea.
58.
All That Jazz (1979) as Song Performer ("A Perfect Day")
Director/choreographer Bob Fosse tells his own life story as he details the sordid life of Joe Gideon (Roy Scheider), a womanizing, drug-using dancer.
59.
Real Life (1979) as Song ("Jump Into The Fire")
Filmmakers invade an Arizona home to shoot a documentary about family life.
60.
All That Jazz (1979) as Song
Director/choreographer Bob Fosse tells his own life story as he details the sordid life of Joe Gideon (Roy Scheider), a womanizing, drug-using dancer.
61.
World's Greatest Lover, The (1977) as Song Performer ("Ain'T It Kinda Wonderful")
Rudy Valentine is a baker in 1920s Milwaukee. After entering a Hollywood talent search for the new Rudolph Valentino, Rudy and his wife Annie go out to Hollywood where they hope he will get a screen test. But once there, Annie falls in love with the real Valentino. Jealous of the romantic star, Rudy
62.
Dusty and Sweets McGee (1971) as Composer
A semi-documentary featuring real addicts re-living their lives on-screen: junkies dealing, shooting up, overdosing, and squealing.
63.
Skidoo (1968) as Composer
A retired gangster has to pull off a hit when his daughter is kidnapped.

Special Thanks (feature film)

64.
Reservoir Dogs (1992) as Special Thanks
When a jewelry heist goes wrong, the surviving crooks turn on each other.

Music (special)

65.
Wrecker's Ball: Three Dances by Paul Taylor, The (1996) as Song Performer ("Mother Nature'S Son" "The Lord Must Be In New York City" "Daybreak" "Spaceman" "The Puppy Song")
Performance of three dance works choreographed by Paul Taylor, "Company B," "Funny Papers" and "A Field of Grace," set to pop music from the 1950s and 1960s.
66.
Mutts (1988) as Theme Song
A story about a 13-year-old boy, Eric whose family plans to buy him a pedigreed dog to keep up with their snooty new neighbors. Instead, they buy him a mutt that can talk, and Eric's life turns into a freewheeling adventure.
67.
Ziggy's Gift (1982) as Lyrics
The first televison adaptation of the Universal Press Syndicate comic strip "Ziggy" by Tom Wilson. The Christmas story follows a day in the life of Ziggy ("a little guy in a big world, overweight and overwhelmed") as he contemplates becoming a sidewalk Santa. Unfortunately, Ziggy goes to work for a

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