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Rudy Schrager

  • Last Voyage, The (1960) July 03 (ET) - Reminder REMINDER
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RATE AND COMMENT

COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Music (feature film)

1.
The Last Voyage (1960) as Mus arr and cond
Passengers and crew fight to escape a sinking ocean liner.
2.
Loan Shark (1952) as Score
A vicious loan shark ring has been preying on factory workers. When several workers at a tire factory suffer violence at the hands of the loan sharkers, a union leader and the factory owner try to recruit ex-con Joe Gargan to infiltrate to the gang. At first Joe does not want to get involved, but changes his mind when his brother-in-law dies at the hands of a savage loan shark hood. Joe works his way into the mob, but in order to keep his cover, Joe can't tell anyone what he is up to. This results in him being disowned by his sister and girl friend.
3.
The Eagle and the Hawk (1950) as Music Score
4.
The Iroquois Trail (1950) as Music Director
A frontiersman helps the British fight off French invaders and double-dealing Indians.
5.
The Sundowners (1950) as Music
6.
High Lonesome (1950) as Music
7.
The Green Promise (1949) as Music Score
A farmer's daughter is torn between love and her obligation to work the family's land.
8.
The Great Dan Patch (1949) as Music Score
9.
Sleep, My Love (1948) as Music Composition and Conducting
Claudette Colbert wakes up in the middle of the night on board a train, but she can't remember how she got there. Danger and suspense ensue.
10.
Strike It Rich (1948) as Music Score
11.
Perilous Waters (1948) as Music Score
12.
Coroner Creek (1948) as Music Score
A gunman sets out to avenge his fiancee's murder.
13.
Roses Are Red (1947) as Music Score
This script rode in right off of the range that had been ridden at least twice by Tim McCoy at Columbia. Writer Elmam did little other than moving it from a Western to a big-town Eastern. Don Castle plays a newly-elected district attorney but, just before he takes office, the town's crooked political boss (Edward Keane) has his henchies (including Jeff Chandler)kidnap him with intentions of replacing him with an ex-convict(Don Castle in a dual role) who is his exact double. While the D.A.'s double/replacement is studying his mannerisms where he is being held captive, the D.A. knocks out the double, takes his clothes and manages to fool the gang boss into thinking he is the ex-con. The henchies then kill the ex-con thinking he is the D.A. The latter continues to impersonate his double until he has set and sprung the trap on the gang boss and his minions. Peggy Knudsen plays the D.A's. fiance, Patricia Knight the wife of the ex-con and Joe Sawyer pops up as a crooked police official.
14.
Monsieur Verdoux (1947) as Arr and dir by
A man woos and murders rich widows to support his invalid wife.
15.
Fear in the Night (1947) as Music Score
Bank teller Vince Grayson wakes from a nightmare in which he and an unknown woman murdered a man in a strange, mirrored room. Only a dream...but Vince finds that he has physical objects and bruises from his "dream." His cop brother-in-law dismisses his story...until the family, on a picnic, takes shelter from a thunderstorm in a deserted mansion containing that mirrored room. Is doom closing in on Vince?
16.
Gunfighters (1947) as Music Score
A gunman trying to avoid killing gets caught in the middle of a vicious range war.
17.
High Tide (1947) as Music Score
A reporter hires a bodyguard to protect him from a gang boss he has been investigating. After a car accident traps the two of them inside the car with the tide coming in, the reporter recounts for his bodyguard the circumstances leading up to their predicament.
18.
The Guilty (1947) as Music Score
19.
Swamp Fire (1946) as Music Score
20.
People Are Funny (1946) as Music Director
A comedy based on NBC's "People Are Funny" radio (and later television) program with Art Linkletter with a fictional story of how the program came to be on a national network from its humble beginning at a Nevada radio station. Jack Haley is a producer with only half-rights to the program while Ozzie Nelson and Helen Walker are the radio writers and supply the romance. Rudy Vallee, always able to burlesque himself intentional and, quite often, unintentional, is the owner of the sought-after sponsoring company. Frances Langford, as herself, sings "I'm in the Mood for Love" while the Vagabonds quartet (billed 12th and last) chimes in on "Angeline" and "The Old Square Dance is Back Again."
21.
Strange Journey (1946) as Music Score
Reformed racketeer "Lucky" Leeds (Paul Kelly)flees from the police when he thinks they are about to arrest him for a murder he didn't commit. He and his wife Patti (Hillary Brooke) fly to his privately-owned remote island and have to crash land. Also on the island is a group of shipwrecked people, including a German professor (Ftitz Leiber), his daughter (Osa Massen), an English journalist, a wealthy widow, a sailor and a Nazi Agent. Just before the professor dies, he gives Leeds a map showing the location of uranium deposits. The Nazi agent's accomplices arrive by plane, and Leeds and Patti engage them in a gun battle.
22.
Deadline for Murder (1946) as Music Score
23.
Tokyo Rose (1946) as Music Score
24.
Sweethearts of the U.S.A. (1944) as Music Director
When she's knocked out accidentally, a defense plant worker dreams she's a famous detective.
25.
Take It Big (1944) as Music Director
26.
Career Girl (1944) as Music Director
Joan Terry, from a Mid-Western smalltown, comes to New York to get a job on the stage. But until she finds an opportunity, she stays at a boarding house where other talent is also waiting. To get a better chance, the people there decide to build a talent pool, where the person with the most chances for a job gets the full support, trying to get jobs for the others there too - and Joan is chosen to do that. But this is not so easy when her fiance is trying to keep her away from the stage...
27.
Dixie Jamboree (1944) as Mus arr and cond
28.
Private Snuffy Smith (1942) as Music Director
Snuffy Smith (Bud Duncan), moonshining hillbilly, grows tired of dodging revenue agents, headed by Cooper (Edgar Kennedy), and decides to take the army up on their offer of free clothes, food and $21.00 a month. Once enlisted, he finds that revenue agent Cooper is his sergeant. Don (Jimmie Dodd), a hillbilly soldier friend of Snuffy, has invented a range finder, but it is stolen by some fifth columnists and hidden in Snuffy's bag. Snuffy decides he has all the army discipline he cares for and heads back to Smokey Mountain, followed closely by the enemy agents.

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