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Born: June 12, 1928 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Music ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story, The (2009)
Explores Robert B. Sherman & Richard M. Sherman, the Academy Award and Grammy-winning songwriters.

Writer (feature film)

2.
Magic Of Lassie, The (1978) as From Story
Lassie lives with the Mitchell family on their winery in Northern California. She is happy with Clovis Mitchell and his two grandchildren who all love her. But one day, an unpleasant neighbor who is trying to buy the Mitchell winery decides that Lassie might be the dog that survived a fire at his p
3.
Magic Of Lassie, The (1978) as Screenwriter
Lassie lives with the Mitchell family on their winery in Northern California. She is happy with Clovis Mitchell and his two grandchildren who all love her. But one day, an unpleasant neighbor who is trying to buy the Mitchell winery decides that Lassie might be the dog that survived a fire at his p
4.
Slipper and the Rose, The (1976) as Screenwriter
In this musical re-telling of Cinderella, the king of Euphrania is determined to find his son a wife who will provide a political alliance to prevent war, but Prince Edward wants to marry for love. The king hosts a ball to find a suitable match. Cinderella, is living as a servant in her own home since the death of her father, but manages to attend the ball when her fairy godmother casts a spell on her. At the ball, the prince falls in love with Cinderella, who rushes home as the spell wears off, losing one slipper on the way. Prince Edward takes the slipper and searches for the girl who owns it, his one true love, in spite of the political ramifications for his kingdom.
5.
Huckleberry Finn (1974) as Screenwriter
Mark Twain's famed tale of a Missouri bad boy who helps a runaway slave escape to the North.
6.
Tom Sawyer (1973) as Screenwriter
The classic American bad boy sails the Mississippi with his friend Huck Finn after their supposed deaths.

Music (feature film)

7.
Saving Mr. Banks (2013)
Walt Disney's long journey in the acquisition of the rights to "Mary Poppins."
8.
Saving Mr. Banks (2013)
Walt Disney's long journey in the acquisition of the rights to "Mary Poppins."
9.
Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)
Two garden gnomes, Gnomeo and Juliet, try to avoid tragedy and find a happy ending to their star-crossed love affair when they are caught up in a feud between neighbors.
10.
Winnie the Pooh (2011)
In this original movie, sad, old Eeyore loses his tail and Owl sends the whole gang - Pooh, Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Kanga, and Roo - on a wild journey to help Eeyore and save Christopher Robin from the mysterious Backson.
11.
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
After being deemed unfit for military service, Steve Rogers volunteers for a top secret research project that turns him into Captain America, a superhero dedicated to defending America's ideals.
12.
Iron Man 2 (2010)
Now that his superhero secret has been revealed, Tony Stark's life is more intense than ever because everyone wants in on the Iron Man technology. He must suit up again to face his most dangerous enemy yet, this time with some new allies of his own.
13.
Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story, The (2009)
Explores Robert B. Sherman & Richard M. Sherman, the Academy Award and Grammy-winning songwriters.
14.
War of the Worlds (2005)
The extraordinary battle for the future of humankind through the eyes of one American family fighting to survive it. Ray Ferrier is a divorced dockworker and less-than-perfect father. Soon after his ex-wife and her new husband drop off his teenage son Robbie and young daughter Rachel for a rare weekend visit, a strange and powerful lightning storm touches down.
15.
Pooh's Heffalump Movie (2005) as Song ("Winnie The Pooh")
Awakened by a rumbling that could only be made by the much-feared Heffalump, the Hundred Acre Wood crew sets forth to catch the dreaded creature. Disregarded as too young to partake in such a dangerous expedition, little Roo opts to search on his own--with far greater success than his friends. But i
16.
Bewitched (2005)
Out in California's San Fernando Valley, Isabel is trying to reinvent herself. A naïve, good-natured witch, she is determined to disavow her supernatural powers and lead a "normal" life. At the same time--across town--Jack Wyatt, a tall, charming actor is trying to get his career back on track. He sets his sights on an updated version of the beloved 1960's situation comedy "Bewitched," reconceived as a starring vehicle for himself in the role of the mere-mortal Darrin. Fate steps in when Jack accidentally runs into Isabel. He is immediately attracted to her and her nose, which bears an uncanny resemblance to the nose of Elizabeth Montgomery, who played Samantha in the original TV version of "Bewitched." He becomes convinced she could play the witch, Samantha, in his new series. Isabel is also taken with Jack, seeing him as the quintessential mortal man, with whom she can settle down and lead the normal life she so desires. It turns out they're both right--but in ways neither of them ever imagined.
17.
Around the World in 80 Days (2004) as Song ("It'S A Small World")
An eccentric London inventor, Phileas Fogg, has come up with the secrets to flight, electricity, and even in-line skates, but the establishment has dismissed him as a crackpot. Desperate to be taken seriously, Fogg makes an outlandish bet with Lord Kelvin, the head of the Royal Academy of Science: to circumnavigate the globe in no more than 80 days! With his two sidekicks--Passepartout and femme fatale Monique--Fogg is headed on a frantic, heart-pounding round-the-world race that takes our heroes to the world's most exotic places by land, sea, and air.
18.
Jungle Book 2, The (2003) as Song ("I Wan'Na Be Like You"); Song ("Colonel Hathi'S March")
A grown-up Mowgli dreams of returning to the jungle and finding Baloo.
19.
Piglet's Big Movie (2003) as Song ("Winnie The Pooh"); Song ("The Wonderful Thing About Tiggers")
When the gang from the Hundred Acre Wood begin a honey harvest, young Piglet is excluded and told that he is too small to help. Feeling inferior, Piglet disappears and his pals Eeyore, Rabbit, Tigger, Roo and Winnie the Pooh must use Piglet's scrapbook as a map to find him. In the process they disco
20.
Tigger Movie, The (2000) as Songs ("The Wonderful Thing About Tiggers" "Someone Like Me" "The Whop-De-Dooper-Bounce" "Pooh'S Lullabee" "Round My Family Tree" "How To Be A Tigger" "Your Heart Will Lead You Home")
Winnie the Pooh, Piglet, Owl, Kanga, Roo, Rabbit and the ever-exuberent Tigger are busy preparing a suitable winter home for dismal donkey Eeyore. Everyone is into the effort except Tigger who is too playful to work. When Rabbit suggests Tigger go find some other "tiggers" to cavort with--at first,
21.
PARENT TRAP, THE (1998) as Song ("Let'S Get Together")
The tale of identical twin sisters who were separated shortly after birth by the break-up of their different continents by their two successful parents. Hallie is growing up in Napa Valley with her vineyard-owner father, Nick Parker. Annie is raised in fashionable London by her mother, Elizabeth Jam
22.
Mighty Kong, The (1998) as Songs
Animated feature based on the original story "King Kong."
23.
Sick: The Life and Death of Bob Flanagan, Supermasochist (1997) as Song ("Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious")
A glimpse into the life of a masochistic performance artist, Bob Flanagan, who suffered from Cystic Fibrosis all his life until his death at forty-three in 1995. Flanagan was well known for his examination -- through piercing, penetration and multitudinous forms of self-effacement -- of how we exper
24.
Lion King, The (1994) as Song ("It'S A Small World")
A young lion cub hides from his colony after being blamed for his father's death, but triumphantly returns when he realizes it his destiny to be King.
25.
Beverly Hills Cop III (1994)
A mean street New York Cop brings his style to a Beverly Hills Amuesment Park in order to track down a criminal.
26.
Life With Mikey (1993) as Song ("A Spoonful Of Sugar")
When an unsuccessful talent agent discovers a charismatic twelve year-old street urchin and lands her a lucrative commercial career, they develop a love/hate relationship.
27.
Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland (1992) as Songs
Little Nemo is a young New Yorker who is carried off by a giant blimp to Slumberland where he is to become a playmate for King Morpheus's daughter, Princess Camille. In Slumberland, Nemo is warned never to open the door which leads to Nightmare Land. Dared by a mischievous trickster named Flip, Nemo
28.
Radio Flyer (1992) as Song ("Cliffhanger Ii (From Chitty Chitty Bang Bang)")
The story of two young brothers who escape from the harsh realities of life and abuse by their stepfather through fantasy.
29.
Fabulous Baker Boys, The (1989) as Song ("You'Re Sixteen (You'Re Beautiful And You'Re Mine)")
Two brothers hire a female singer to help their dwindling duo piano-playing act.
30.
Troop Beverly Hills (1989) as Song ("Tall Paul")
Phyllis Nefler, a hoity-toity, out-of-touch Beverly Hills housewife, does little more with her life than go shopping. With her husband wanting a divorce, Phyllis looks for an outlet to make herself useful, and finds it by occupying the open position as leader of her daughter's "Wilderness Girls" troop, the world's richest girl scouts. After initially holding camp-outs at the Beverly Hills hotel and earning badges for facials and pricing jewelry, the girls and Phyllis must prove that they truly have survival and leadership skills.
31.
Gung Ho (1986) as Song ("It'S A Small World")
Story of cultural collision at an auto shop.
32.
Magic Of Lassie, The (1978) as Songs ("A Rose Is Not A Rose" "That Hometown Feeling" "Thanksgiving Prayer" "When You'Re Loved" "There'Ll Be Other Friday Nights" "Brass Rings And Daydreams" "Travellin' Music" "Nobody'S Property" "I Can'T Say Goodbye" "Banjo Song")
Lassie lives with the Mitchell family on their winery in Northern California. She is happy with Clovis Mitchell and his two grandchildren who all love her. But one day, an unpleasant neighbor who is trying to buy the Mitchell winery decides that Lassie might be the dog that survived a fire at his p
33.
Magic Of Lassie, The (1978) as Music
Lassie lives with the Mitchell family on their winery in Northern California. She is happy with Clovis Mitchell and his two grandchildren who all love her. But one day, an unpleasant neighbor who is trying to buy the Mitchell winery decides that Lassie might be the dog that survived a fire at his p
34.
Slipper and the Rose, The (1976) as Songs ("Why Can'T I Be Two People?" "What Has Love Got To Do With Getting Married?" "Once I Was Loved" "What A Comforting Thing To Know" "Protocoligorically Correct" "A Bride Finding Ball" "Suddenly It Happens" "Secret Kingdom" "He Danced With Me" "She Danced With Me" "Position And Positioning" "Tell Him Anything (But Not That I Love Him)" "I Can'T Forget The Melody")
In this musical re-telling of Cinderella, the king of Euphrania is determined to find his son a wife who will provide a political alliance to prevent war, but Prince Edward wants to marry for love. The king hosts a ball to find a suitable match. Cinderella, is living as a servant in her own home since the death of her father, but manages to attend the ball when her fairy godmother casts a spell on her. At the ball, the prince falls in love with Cinderella, who rushes home as the spell wears off, losing one slipper on the way. Prince Edward takes the slipper and searches for the girl who owns it, his one true love, in spite of the political ramifications for his kingdom.
35.
Slipper and the Rose, The (1976) as Music
In this musical re-telling of Cinderella, the king of Euphrania is determined to find his son a wife who will provide a political alliance to prevent war, but Prince Edward wants to marry for love. The king hosts a ball to find a suitable match. Cinderella, is living as a servant in her own home since the death of her father, but manages to attend the ball when her fairy godmother casts a spell on her. At the ball, the prince falls in love with Cinderella, who rushes home as the spell wears off, losing one slipper on the way. Prince Edward takes the slipper and searches for the girl who owns it, his one true love, in spite of the political ramifications for his kingdom.
36.
Huckleberry Finn (1974) as Lyrics
Mark Twain's famed tale of a Missouri bad boy who helps a runaway slave escape to the North.
37.
Huckleberry Finn (1974) as Music
Mark Twain's famed tale of a Missouri bad boy who helps a runaway slave escape to the North.
38.
Tom Sawyer (1973) as Lyrics
The classic American bad boy sails the Mississippi with his friend Huck Finn after their supposed deaths.
39.
Charlotte's Web (1973) as Songs
Wilbur is a young pig living on a farm in New England who's terrified that he'll end up on the dinner table. His friend, Charlotte, is a charming spider, who comes to Wilbur's rescue. She weaves words into her web, convincing the farmer that Wilbur is a special pig, too special to kill.
40.
Tom Sawyer (1973) as Music
The classic American bad boy sails the Mississippi with his friend Huck Finn after their supposed deaths.
41.
Snoopy, Come Home (1972) as Lyrics
The adventures of Lucy, Linus and of course Charlie Brown, this time Snoopy disappears, where he will be? All his friends meet to find him
42.
Snoopy, Come Home (1972) as Music
The adventures of Lucy, Linus and of course Charlie Brown, this time Snoopy disappears, where he will be? All his friends meet to find him
43.
Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971) as Composer
An apprentice witch and three war orphans try to prevent the Nazi invasion of England.
44.
The Aristocats (1970) as Composer
When a rich woman leaves her fortune to her four cats, her jealous butler abandons them in the French countryside and plans to take the money. But two country cats help the rightful heirs get back home to the city.
45.
Venus in Furs (1969) as Composer
A musician attracted to a young woman finds her dead--or does he?
46.
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) as Composer
An eccentric inventor uses his flying car to free a kingdom of children from oppression.
47.
The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band (1968) as Composer
The Bower Family Band petitions the Democratic National Committee to sing a Grover Cleveland rally song at the 1888 convention, but decide instead to move to the Dakota territory on the urging of a suitor to their eldest daughter. There, Grampa Bower causes trouble with his pro-Cleveland ideas, as Dakota residents are overwhelmingly Republican, and hope to get the territory admitted as two states (North and South Dakota) rather than one in order to send four Republican senators to Washington. Cleveland opposed this plan, refusing to refer to Congress the plan to organize the Dakotas this way. When Cleveland wins the popular vote, but Harrison the presidency due to the electoral college votes, the Dakotans (particularly the feuding young couple) resolve to live together in peace, and Cleveland grants statehood to the two Dakotas before he leaves office (along with two Democrat-voting states, evening the gains for both parties).
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49.
The Happiest Millionaire (1967) as Composer
A happy and unbelievably lucky young Irish immigrant, John Lawless, lands a job as the butler of an unconventional millionaire, Biddle. His daughter, Cordelia Drexel Biddle, tires of the unusual antics of her father--especially since the nice young men around town all fear him. Wouldn't you fear a father-in-law that keeps alligators for pets and teaches boxing at his daily Bible classes? Cordelia decides to run off to boarding school and promptly finds the man of her dreams. Unfortunately, his family doesn't approve of Biddle's outrageous antics, either. A Disney musical punctuated by snappy songs and an energetic debut by Tommy Steele. This is reportedly one of the last live- action films Walt Disney personally oversaw.
50.
The Gnome-Mobile (1967) as Composer
An eccentric millionaire and his niece and nephew are embroiled in the plights of some forest gnomes who are searching for the rest of their tribe. While helping them, the millionaire is suspected of being crazy because he's seeing gnomes! He's committed, and the niece and nephew and the gnomes have to find him and free him.
51.
Monkeys, Go Home! (1967) as Composer
Henry Dussard (Dean Jones), a young American, inherits a picturesque but badly neglected olive farm in southern France and is determined to make it operational again despite cautionary advice from the local priest (Maurice Chevalier) and a pretty villager (Yvette Mimieux). Desperate for laborers, the inventive Dussard turns to the zaniest crew of olive pickers ever recruited - four mischievous monkeys! As former members of an Air Force space team, these intelligent chimps quickly pick up on their new responsibilities - but prove to have a turbulent effect on the local townspeople.
52.
The Jungle Book (1967) as Composer
Disney animation inspired by Rudyard Kiplings "Mowgli" story. Mowgli is a boy who has been raised by wolves in the Indian jungle. When the wolves hear that the fierce tiger, Shere Kahn, is nearby, they decide to send Mowgli to a local "man tribe". On his way to the village, Mowgli meets many animal characters in this musical tale. When Shere Kahn learns of Mowgli's presence, he tracks him down.
53.
Follow Me, Boys! (1966) as Title song
Lem Siddons is part of a traveling band who has a dream of becoming a lawyer. Deciding to settle down, he finds a job as a stockboy in the general store of a small town. Trying to fit in, he volunteers to become scoutmaster of the newly formed Troop 1. Becoming more and more involved with the scout troop, he finds his plans to become a lawyer being put on the back burner, until he realizes that his life has been fulfilled helping the youth of the small town.
54.
The Monkey's Uncle (1965) as Composer
Midvale College is in fear of losing it's college football team. The players have grades lower than the norm. Judge Holmesby, the team's biggest fan, is at a loss for what to do. Enter Merlin Jones, a bright college student, and his nephew Stanley, an intelligent chimpanzee. The judge wants Merlin to create an "honest way to cheat". Merlin uses "sleep learning" to help the players pass their exams. This saves the college football program from being banished, but not for long...the college is tempted to receive a $1 million dollar check from a Mr. Astorbilt. The catch is though the college must get rid of football. Judge Holmesby finds Darius Green III, who will pay $10 million dollars to the college if they can get a man to fly under his own power. The task is in Merlin's hands again. Can Merlin win the day and save the football team?
55.
Those Calloways (1965) as Composer
Story of Cam Calloway and his family, who live in a densely wooded area in New England. Cam dreams of building a sanctuary for the geese that fly over the area each year, and he tries several schemes to buy a nearby lake for this santuary. He is thwarted at every attempt, it seems; he and his son try to get enough furs from their trapping venture to get the money, but the bottom falls out of the fur market. He uses the little money they get for a down payment on the lake, thereby losing their house when he can't make the mortgage payment. They move to the lake, where their friends help them build a cabin. A salesman stops in town, and tries to get the people to sell their land for a tourist venture; Cam is outraged at his tactics and takes desperate measures after he himself is tricked.
56.
That Darn Cat (1965) as Composer
A woman is kidnapped. While in captivity, she manages to send a message out with a wandering cat. The cat's owner calls the FBI. The FBI tries to follow the cat. Jealous boyfriends and nosy neighbours also get in the act.
57.
The Misadventures of Merlin Jones (1964) as Composer
Merlin Jones, a precocious and intelligent high-school boy, experiments with hypnosis and creates a mind-reading machine. However, his experiments land him in deep trouble with the law.
58.
Mary Poppins (1964) as Composer
Two banker's children lose their nanny due to her frustration with them. A change in the wind blows in an assertive nanny who matches the qualifications of the children and not the father. As she helps them magically explore the world around them the father grows increasingly disapproving of her methods, and must eventually deal with his own distance from his children.
59.
The Sword in the Stone (1963) as Composer
Arthur (aka Wart) is a young boy who aspires to be a knight's squire. On a hunting trip he falls in on Merlin, a powerful but amnesiac wizard who has plans for Wart beyond mere squiredom. He starts by trying to give Wart an education (whatever that is), believing that once one has an education, one can go anywhere. Needless to say, it doesn't quite work out that way.
60.
Summer Magic (1963) as Composer
Disney musical about Mother Carey, a Bostonian widow and her three children who move to Maine. Postmaster Osh Popham helps them move into a run-down old house and fixes it up for them. It's not entirely uninhabited, though; the owner, a Mr. Hamilton, is a mysterious character away in Europe, but Osh assures them he won't mind their living there, since he won't be coming home for a long time yet. The children and a cousin who comes to live with them have various adventures before an unexpected visitor shows up.
61.
Miracle of the White Stallions (1963) as Composer
In WWII Austria, Col. Alois Podhajsky must protect his beloved Lipizzaner stallions and make sure that they are surrendered into the right hands. But Patton's something of a horse fancier and can help...if he sees the stallions perform.
62.
In Search of the Castaways (1962) as Composer
The Grant children _know_ their shipwrecked father must still be alive. Didn't he send them a message in a bottle? They search, through earthquake, fire, flood, and cannibal tribe.
63.
The Legend of Lobo (1962) as Composer
64.
Moon Pilot (1962) as Composer
An astronaut dodges secret agents and a beautiful spy before his first moon trip.
65.
Bon Voyage! (1962) as Composer
The Willards from Terre Haute, Indiana travels abroad for the once-in-a-lifetime vacation in Paris, France. Harry Willard believes that the greatest problem will be avoiding tap water, but bringing his three children will prove to be more troublesome.
66.
Big Red (1962) as Composer
67.
The Parent Trap (1961) as Composer
Twins separated by divorce plot to bring their parents back together.
68.
The Absent-Minded Professor (1961) as Composer
A college professor fights off corrupt businessmen to market his new anti-gravity invention.

Music (special)

69.
Sound of Julie Andrews, The (1995) as Songs
Julie Andrews performs a musical salute to Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, a medley of songs by George and Ira Gershwin, Kurt Weill show tunes and selections from her films "The Sound of Music" and "Mary Poppins."

Music (special)

70.
Winnie the Pooh, A Valentine For You (1999) as Song ("Winnie The Pooh")
Winnie the Pooh and his friends are jealous when Christopher Robin neglects them to make a valentine for a girl. After Owl diagnoses him as lovesick, the gang tries to find a cure, but ultimately learns that Christopher Robin has enough love for them all.
71.
Winnie the Pooh Thanksgiving, A (1998) as Song ("Winnie The Pooh")
Winnie the Pooh and his assortment of friends search for the ingredients to make the perfect Thanksgiving feast, but end up with an untraditional holiday meal. Also features the short, "Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day," in which Winnie the Pooh and friends experience high winds, heavy rains and
72.
Snoopy Come Home (1972) as Composer
The feisty beagle sets out with his pal Woodstock on a hilarious and heartwarming road adventure to find a place that doesn't have signs proclaiming "No Dogs Allowed."

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