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Andrew B. Sterling

Andrew B. Sterling



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Music (feature film)

Star! (1968) as Composer
Gertrude Lawrence rises to stage stardom at the cost of happiness.
Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie (1952) as Composer
Ben Halpen sets up his barber's shop at the turn of the century in Sevillinois and watches the town grow around him. Thinking it is for the best, he tries to shield his wife Nellie from the worries of the world. She finally rebels while he is away at war and takes a fateful trip to Chicago. This turns out to be the first of a number of critical family crises for Ben.
Father Is a Bachelor (1950) as Composer
Five orphans ''adopt'' a loner and set out to find him a wife.
In the Good Old Summertime (1949) as Composer
In this musical remake of The Shop Around the Corner, feuding co-workers in a small music shop do not realize they are secret romantic pen pals.
When My Baby Smiles at Me (1948) as Composer
The Time of Your Life (1948) as Composer
A philosophical drunk encourages his friends to live their dreams to the hilt.
My Wild Irish Rose (1947) as Composer
Musical biography of Irish songwriter Chauncey Olcott.
I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now? (1947) as Composer
A biopic of the career of Joe Howard (12 Feb.,1878 - 19 May, 1961), famous songwriter of the early 20th Century. Howard wrote the title song, Goodbye, My Lady Love; and Hello, My Baby among many others. Mark Stevens was dubbed by Buddy Clark, well known singer of the 30's and 40's
Her Highness and the Bellboy (1945) as Composer
A hotel bellboy is the unlikely choice to escort a visiting princess, over the protests of his invalid girlfriend.
Dakota (1945) as Composer
In 1871, professional gambler John Devlin (John Wayne) elopes with Sandra "Sandy" Poli (Vera Ralston), daughter of Marko Poli (Hugo Haas), an immigrant who has risen to railroad tycoon. Sandy, knowing that the railroad is to be extended into Dakota, plans to use their $20,000 nest egg to buy land options to sell to the railroad at a profit. On the stage trip to Ft. Abercrombie, their fellow passengers are Jim Bender (Ward Bond) and Bigtree Collins (Mike Mazurki), who practically own the town of Fargo and Devlin is aware that they are prepared to protect the little empire...trying to drive out the farmers by burning their property, destroying their wheat, and blaming the devastation on the Indians. Continuing their journey north on the river aboard the "River Bird', Sandy and John meet Captain Bounce (Walter Brennan), an irascible old seafarer. Two of Bendender's henchmen, Slagin (Grant Withers) and Carp (Paul Fix), board the boat and relieve John of his $20,000 at gunpoint. Captain Bounce, chasing the robber's dinghy, wrecks his boat on a sandbar. At Fargo, the land wars begin and John teams with the wheat farmers against the Bender gang. Several attempts are made on his life and Collins tries to frame him for murder.
The Naughty Nineties (1945) as Composer
In the gay '90s, cardsharps take over a Mississippi riverboat from a kindly captain. Their first act is to change the showboat into a floating gambling house. A ham actor and his bumbling sidekick try to devise a way to help the captain regain ownership of the vessel.
Atlantic City (1944) as Composer
In 1915, Atlantic City is a sleepy seaside resort, but Brad Taylor, son of a small hotel and vaudeville house proprietor, has big plans: he thinks it can be "the playground of the world." Brad's wheeling and dealing proves remarkably successful in attracting big enterprises and big shows, but brings him little success in personal relationships. Full of nostalgic songs and acts, some with the original artists.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) as Composer
Young love and childish fears highlight a year in the life of a turn-of-the-century family.
Bowery to Broadway (1944) as Composer
Is Everybody Happy? (1943) as Composer
Rhythm Parade (1942) as Composer
Behind the Eight Ball (1942) as Composer
Hold That Ghost (1941) as Composer
Two bumbling gas station attendants find themselves stranded in a haunted house.
The Strawberry Blonde (1941) as Composer
A man''''s infatuation with a gold-digging beauty continues after his marriage.
Birth of the Blues (1941) as Composer
Jeff grows up near Basin Street in New Orleans, playing his clarinet with the dock workers. He puts together a band, the Basin Street Hot-Shots, which includes a cornet player, Memphis. They struggle to get their jazz music accepted by the cafe society of the city. Betty Lou joins their band as a singer and gets Louie to show her how to do scat singing. Memphis and Jeff both fall in love with Betty Lou.
One Sunday Afternoon (1933) as Composer
A small-town dentist longs to avenge an old friend who stole his love, but discovers there''''s no need.
The Rainbow Man (1929) as Composer

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