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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
The Story of Mankind (1957) as Indian brave
Satan and the spirit of mankind contend for the future of humanity.
2.
Angels in the Outfield (1951) as
The short-tempered manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates mends his ways in return for a little divine assistance.
3.
Three Little Words (1950) as Ball player
Musical biography of songwriters Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby, who surreptitiously helped each other out of jams.

Writer (feature film)

4.
Lovely To Look At (1952) as Screenwriter
All-star remake of Roberta, with three Broadway producers inheriting a Parisian fashion house.
5.
Look for the Silver Lining (1949) as From a story by
Musical biography of Marilyn Miller, who overcame heartache to become a Broadway star.
6.
Maisie Goes to Reno (1944) as Original Story
On a trip to Reno, a Brooklyn showgirl tries to stop a soldier and his wife from divorcing.
7.
Everybody Sing (1938) as Contr to dial
A theatrical family tries to put on a show but is upstaged by their servants.
8.
The Life of the Party (1937) as Screenwriter
A young girl tries to escape the suitors her mother has picked for her.
9.
Sing Me a Love Song (1937) as Contr to trmt
A playboy turns over a new leaf and starts from the bottom of the family business.
10.
Walking on Air (1936) as Screenwriter
A girl torments her parents by hiring a phony suitor.
11.
Bright Lights (1935) as Screenwriter
Husband-and-wife vaudeville stars separate when success goes to his head.
12.
Kentucky Kernels (1934) as Story
Two musicians try to get an orphaned heiress through hillbilly country to claim her inheritance.
13.
Hips, Hips, Hooray! (1934) as Screenwriter
Two salesmen try to market a flavored lipstick.
14.
Hips, Hips, Hooray! (1934) as Story
Two salesmen try to market a flavored lipstick.
15.
Kentucky Kernels (1934) as Screenwriter
Two musicians try to get an orphaned heiress through hillbilly country to claim her inheritance.
16.
Circus Clown (1934) as Story and Screenplay
A young man defies his father''s wishes to join the circus.
17.
Duck Soup (1933) as Story
When he's named dictator of Freedonia, a con artist declares war on the neighboring kingdom.
18.
Horse Feathers (1932) as [Wrt] by
In an effort to beef up his school's football team, a college president mistakenly recruits two loonies.
19.
The Kid from Spain (1932) as Written for Screen by
An innocent man accused of robbing banks masquerades as a bullfighter to escape the police.
20.
Broadminded (1931) as Screenwriter
A rejected suitor leaves town and gets mixed up in an international chase.
21.
Check and Double Check (1930) as Story and dial
Two black taxi drivers keep landing in hot water in this adaptation of radio's popular Amos 'n' Andy.

Music (feature film)

22.
You Again (2010)
For Marnie, high school was a horror movie, and her brother's wedding is the sequel when her archrival comes back to haunt her as his bride. And if that weren't enough, Marnie's mom reunites with her own high school nemesis.
23.
Whatever Works (2009)
After the failure of his career, his marriage, and his suicide attempt, world-class grouch Boris Yellnikoff, spends his days insulting the small children unfortunate enough to study chess with him and irritating his still-loyal friends with his never-ending tirades about the worthlessness of absolut
24.
Leatherheads (2008)
In 1925, Dodge Connolly is a charming, brash football hero who is determined to guide his team from bar brawls to packed stadiums. But after the players lose their sponsor and the entire league faces certain collapse, Dodge convinces a college football star to join his ragtag ranks. The captain ho
25.
Meet the Robinsons (2007)
A boy genius creates a machine to recover the lost memory of the past and unlocks a future, a family and a world whose survival depends on him.
26.
Wedding Crashers (2005)
Divorce mediators John Beckwith and Jeremy Grey are business partners and lifelong friends who share one truly unique springtime hobby--crashing weddings! Whatever the ethnicity of the wedding party--Jewish, Italian, Irish, Chinese, Hindu--the charismatic and charming duo always have clever back stories for inquisitive guests and inevitably become the hit of every reception, where they strictly adhere to their proven "rules of wedding crashing" to meet and pick up women aroused by the very thought of marriage. At the tail end of another successful season of toasting brides and grooms, Jeremy learns that the daughter of Treasury Secretary William Cleary and his wife, Kathleen, is getting married in what is sure to be the Washington D.C. social event of the year. After infiltrating the lavish affair, John and Jeremy quickly set their sights on two bridesmaids, Claire and Gloria Cleary. With the lavish reception in full swing, Jeremy works his game plan to perfection in seducing Gloria, but John's flirtation banter with Claire is unexpectedly impeded by her pompous, Ivy League boyfriend Sack. Having uncharacteristically fallen hard and fast for Claire, John convinces a resistant Jeremy to bend the crashing rules and accept an invitation to an extended weekend party at the Cleary family compound. Once at the palatial waterfront estate, John and Jeremy endure a multitude of comical mishaps at the hands of the dysfunctional members of the Cleary family, but also learn a few unexpected lessons about love and relationships.
27.
Lord of War (2005)
Yuri Orlov is a globetrotting arms dealer. Through some of the deadliest war zones, Yuri struggles to stay one step ahead of a relentless Interpol agent, his business rivals, even some of his customers who include many of the world's most notorious dictators. Finally, Yuri must also face his own conscience.
28.
Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)
Lola, an egocentric teenager, feels that her life is simply not worth living when she moves away from New York City with her family. Losing every thing she loves and treasures, she is plunked down in New Jersey--what she believes to be a "cultural wasteland." How will this New York doll ever make it as a Jersey girl? Thrust into a suburban high school and determined to upset the established order, Lola sets out on a mission. Convinced that only she deserves to be the most popular girl in the school, Lola competes with another girl who is equally snobby, and who also believes that the school should revolve around her.
29.
Good Girl, The (2002)
Justine is thirty years old and works as a discount store clerk in Texas. Deeply unhappy in her marriage to a man who is infertile because of a dope-smoking habit, Justine soon begins an affair with Holden, the store's newly hired cashier and becomes pregnant. Holden, who has serious issues of his o
30.
At First Sight (1999) as Song ("A Kiss To Build A Dream On")
A blind man undergoes a risky surgery to restore his sight.
31.
Sweet and Lowdown (1999) as Song ("Nevertheless (I'M In Love With You)")
Follows the life of 30s jazz player Emmet Ray and his relationship with a mute woman.
32.
Green Mile, The (1999) as Song ("Three Little Words")
A story told in flashback and narrarted by Paul Edgecomb, now living in an old-age home six decades after working as the head guard on Death Row at a Southen Prison named Cold Mountain Penitentiary. Travelling back to 1935, during the Great Depression, the former prison guard, Edgecomb, reflects on how he developed a poignant, unusual relationship with this one inmate, sentenced to Death Row, who may be innocent. The inmate, John Coffey, is an African-American man--convicted of the rape and murder of a pair of 9-year-old sisters--who awaits his death in this harsh prison. Coffey has strange powers, both mysterious and miraculous; and the creepy characters in the prison have their own views of his gifts... and of God's.
33.
Patch Adams (1998) as Song Arranger ("All God'S Children Got Wings (Traditional)" "Good Lovin'" "Oh Suzanna (From The Film 'Duck Soup'" "The Country'S Going To War (From The Film 'Duck Soup')")
Hunter "Patch" Adams was criticized in his official medical school record for "excessive happiness" and was once told by a faculty advisor, "If you want to be a clown, join a circus." Patch did, in fact, want to be a clown. But he also wanted to be a physician. Combining vastly different sides of hi
34.
Breaking Up (1997) as Song ("Who'S Sorry Now?")
A young couple wrestles with the idea of breaking up or continuing along in their volatile relationship. Driven together by good times and great sex, a wedge develops between them when the guy refuses to commit. Fearing he'll lose her forever, he has a change of heart and asks for her hand in marriage, but then backs out at the altar. Eventually they realize that, even though they love one another, they'd both be better off apart.
35.
Everyone Says I Love You (1996) as Song ("Everyone Says I Love You"); Song ("Hooray For Captain Spaulding")
Woody Allen's 26th film is a celebration of an eccentric and very extended family living on New York's upper east side, exploring a broad spectrum of romantic entanglements as they fall in and out of love. Allen creates a world in which Yves St. Laurent mannequins come to life in store windows and d
36.
Sleepless In Seattle (1993) as Song ("A Kiss To Build A Dream On")
A motherless boy uses a radio talk show to find a new wife for his father.
37.
Rising Sun (1993) as Song ("Give Me The Simple Life")
A cop and a foreign liason in Japanese culture team up to solve a murder amidst political pressure from the U.S. and the Japanese.
38.
Adventures of Ford Fairlane, The (1990) as Song ("Give Me The Simple Life")
A washed-up detective tries to solve a murder case.
39.
Bye Bye Blues (1989) as Song ("Who'S Sorry Now")
A biographical feature inspired by events in the life of director Anne Wheeler's mother, a band singer during World War II.
40.
Lianna (1983) as Song ("Nevertheless I'M In Love With You")
Lianna is the young wife of a professor. When she becomes angry with her husband for his unabashed infidelities, Lianna has an affair with a woman named Ruth. Once the affair becomes public, Lianna is ostracized by her friends and family.
41.
Losin' It (1983) as Song ("Hooray For Captain Spaulding")
Set in 1965, four rowdy teenage guys travel to Tijuana, Mexico for a night of partying when they are joined by a heartbroken housewife who is in town seeking a quick divorce.
42.
Stardust Memories (1980) as Song ("Three Little Words")
A film comedian attending a festival in his honor dreams of doing more serious work.
43.
All That Jazz (1979) as Song ("Who'S Sorry Now")
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.
44.
National Lampoon's Animal House (1978) as Song ("Who'S Sorry Now")
A college fraternity made up of misfits makes life miserable for the school's conservative dean..
45.
Some Like It Hot (1959) as Composer
Two musicians on the run from gangsters masquerade as members of an all-girl band.
46.
Gentlemen Marry Brunettes (1955) as Composer
A sister act in Paris tries to top their aunts' escapades there during the roaring twenties.
47.
The Strip (1951) as Composer
A jazz drummer fights to clear his name when he's accused of killing a racketeer.
48.
Three Little Words (1950) as Composer
Musical biography of songwriters Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby, who surreptitiously helped each other out of jams.
49.
When My Baby Smiles at Me (1948) as Composer
50.
Copacabana (1947) as Composer
51.
Carnival in Costa Rica (1947) as Composer
Pepe Castro and Luisa Molina return to Costa Rica from U.S. schools to find that their parents have arranged their marriage. Pepe has brought his new sweetheart Celeste with him from the USA, but can't get a word in edgewise with his father. Then Luisa meets American coffee buyer Jeff Stephens at the fiesta. Meanwhile, the obtuse parents continue to plan the wrong marriage...
52.
Do You Love Me (1946) as Composer
A dean of a music school undergoes a transformation after she meets a swing bandleader.
53.
Wake Up and Dream (1946) as Composer
Henry Pecket (Clem Bevans) keeps a land-bound, home-made sloop in the backyard of his boarding house ran by widow Sara March (Charlotte Greenwood), who is tolerant of the fancied trips around the world taken by her "ancient mariner" boarder. Little Nella Cairn (Connie Marshall,)another boarder, is his constant companion on the sloop's "trips." When her brother, Jeff Cairn (John Payne), enlists in the Navy, Nella is sent to board with a cousin, but is unhappy and returns to the boarding house. Pecket sends for Jenny (June Haver), a waitress for Mr. Agrippa (Oliver Blake) at his lunchroom and sweetheart of Jeff. Pecket and Jenny together decide to take care of Nella, when she receives a telegram from the War Department advising that Jeff is missing in action. To console the young girl, Pecket tells her they'll sail out to a wonderful island he knows about where he is sure Jeff can be found. The widow March, incensed about gossip she hears that Pecket is entertaining women guests on his boat, sells it to Mr. Agrippa, who wants to make a hamburger stand out of it. He has a man install wheels on it and plans to tow it away the next day. Pecket, Jenny and Nella have a meeting on the boat, a storm blows up, and since the sails are set, the "Sara March" puts out to "sea,", where it becomes "reefed" in a haystack. A young itinerant dentist, Howard Williams (John Ireland), offers to tow them but runs out of gas just as they reach Dignman's Ferry. He suggests they launch the boat, and all hands, including Williams, who comes in handy when they encounter a scientist in need of dental work, set sail on an enchanted voyage for Pecket's rendezvous island..to find Jeff.
54.
A Night in Casablanca (1946) as Composer
A hotel manager in postwar Casablanca tackles renegade Nazis.
55.
Hi, Buddy (1943) as Composer
56.
Everybody Sing (1938) as Composer
A theatrical family tries to put on a show but is upstaged by their servants.
57.
Cocoanut Grove (1938) as Composer
58.
Walking on Air (1936) as Composer
A girl torments her parents by hiring a phony suitor.
59.
Bright Lights (1935) as Composer
Husband-and-wife vaudeville stars separate when success goes to his head.
60.
Hips, Hips, Hooray! (1934) as Composer
Two salesmen try to market a flavored lipstick.
61.
Happiness Ahead (1934) as Composer
An heiress falls for a singing window washer.
62.
Kentucky Kernels (1934) as Composer
Two musicians try to get an orphaned heiress through hillbilly country to claim her inheritance.
63.
Duck Soup (1933) as Composer
When he's named dictator of Freedonia, a con artist declares war on the neighboring kingdom.
64.
The Kid from Spain (1932) as Composer
An innocent man accused of robbing banks masquerades as a bullfighter to escape the police.
65.
Horse Feathers (1932) as Composer
In an effort to beef up his school's football team, a college president mistakenly recruits two loonies.
66.
The Cuckoos (1930) as Composer
Two tramps-turned-fortune-tellers try to solve a kidnapping.
67.
Animal Crackers (1930) as Composer
Three zanies try to recover a stolen painting during a madcap house party.
68.
Check and Double Check (1930) as Composer
Two black taxi drivers keep landing in hot water in this adaptation of radio's popular Amos 'n' Andy.
69.
Top Speed (1930) as Composer
A humble clerk pretends to be a millionaire and gets mixed up in a yachting race.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

70.
Three Little Words (1950) as Technical Advisor
Musical biography of songwriters Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby, who surreptitiously helped each other out of jams.

Cast (special)

71.
Johnny Carson Presents the Sun City Scandals '72 (1972)
An hour of music and comedy in which senior citizens of the show business community perform the material that made them famous.

Music (special)

72.
From Broadway: Fosse (2002) as Music ("Who'S Sorry Now?")
A revue of dances from various Bob Fosse musicals, including "Sweet Charity," "Pajama Game" and "Pippin."

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