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Also Known As: Died: February 1, 1949
Born: September 11, 1885 Cause of Death: spinal cancer
Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Profession: Music ...


Writer (feature film)

The Lottery Bride (1930) as Original Story
Sundered lovers meet again amid tragic irony at a mining camp in northern Norway.

Music (feature film)

Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
Wreck-It Ralph is an obsolete video game character who wants to be beloved as a good guy. So he sneaks into a new game hoping to prove his heroism, but ends up wrecking everything instead.
Heartbreak Kid, The (2007)
After years of bachelorhood and ample pressure from his father, Doc, and best friend Mac, Eddie Cantrow starts to wonder if he is being too picky about the women he meets. So when a chance encounter with an alluring blonde named Lila leads to a sweet romance, Eddie impulsively proposes. But right after the wedding, as the newlyweds get to know each other on the drive down the California coast, Eddie begins to realize he''s made a terrible mistake. Soon after reaching their exotic Mexican hideaway, he falls for the down-to-earth Miranda, who has no clue he''s on his honeymoon. Now Eddie has to find a way to extricate himself from his days-old marriage without losing the girl of his dreams.
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.
Wonder Boys (2000) as Composer
An unfinished novel, a stolen car, a murdered pet, an unstable student, a fed-up wife, a pregnant lover--it's safe to say that Grady Tripp has a number of issues to deal with this weekend. Grady is a 50-ish English professor who hasn't had a thing published in years--not since he wrote his award-win
Man on the Moon (1999) as Song ("Rose Marie")
Andy Kaufman, who died in 1984 at the age of 35, was considered one of the most innovative, eccentric and enigmatic performers of his time. A master at manipulating audiences, Kaufman could generate belly laughs, stony silence, tears or brawls. Whether inviting the audience out for milk and cookies
Billy's Hollywood Screen Kiss (1998) as Song ("Cuban Love Song")
A young gay photographer falls in love with a straight waiter who he hires as a model in the hopes of winning him over.
One Fine Day (1996) as Song ("Optimistic Voices" (From "The Wizard Of Oz"))
Melanie Parker is a career-minded architect/Super Mom, taking on the demands of single parenting in New York City. Meanwhile, Jack Taylor is a hard-driving newspaper columnist/every-other-weekend Dad, challenging the improprieties of City Hall. Having been let down in the past, she has almost given
Wizard of Oz in Concert, The (1995) as Original Score
Semi-staged concert performance of the music to the 1939 MGM film, "The Wizard of Oz."
Radio Days (1987) as Song ("The Donkey Serenade")
A young boy's coming of age is mirrored by his favorite radio shows and the lives of their stars.
Some Like It Hot (1959) as Composer
Two musicians on the run from gangsters masquerade as members of an all-girl band.
The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1957) as Composer
Poet Elizabeth Barrett defies her tyrannical father for the love of Robert Browning.
Gentlemen Marry Brunettes (1955) as Composer
A sister act in Paris tries to top their aunts' escapades there during the roaring twenties.
Rose Marie (1954) as Composer
A trapper''s daughter is torn between the Mountie who wants to civilize her and a dashing prospector.
The Miniver Story (1950) as Music
A brave family comes together in the face of post-war problems.
Three Little Words (1950) as Composer
Musical biography of songwriters Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby, who surreptitiously helped each other out of jams.
Big Jack (1949) as Music Score
A pair of thieves swindle their way through the gay ''''90s.
Hills of Home (1948) as Music Score
Lassie helps a Scottish doctor deal with his patients' problems.
If Winter Comes (1948) as Music Score
Scandal results when a well-meaning man takes in a pregnant girl.
The Three Musketeers (1948) as Music Score
Athletic adaptation of Alexandre Dumas' classic adventure about the king's musketeers and their mission to protect France.
The Yearling (1947) as Music Score
A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm.
The Sea of Grass (1947) as Music Score
Katharine Hepburn and Spencer Tracy star as a husband and wife on America's frontier; farmers in a "sea of grass." The wife has an affair which produces a child, and she is ostracized from the community. Meanwhile, the farmers watch helplesslly as the sea of grass is exploited until it becomes a dustbowl.
High Barbaree (1947) as Music Score
A downed pilot looks back on his life as he awaits rescue in the South Pacific.
The Yearling (1947) as Cond of the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Symphony Orchestra
A Florida boy's pet deer threatens the family farm.
The Unfinished Dance (1947) as Music Score
A young dance student accidentally cripples a teacher she doesn't like.
Undercurrent (1946) as Music Score
A sheltered woman realizes that either her husband or his mysterious brother is a psychopath.
Adventure (1946) as Music Score
A rough-living sailor has trouble adjusting to domestic life when he marries a librarian.
The Green Years (1946) as Music Score
An orphaned Irish boy is taken in by his mother's Scottish relations.
Adventure (1946) as Composer
A rough-living sailor has trouble adjusting to domestic life when he marries a librarian.
Son of Lassie (1945) as Music Score
The beloved collie goes to war to help the resistance in occupied Norway.
They Were Expendable (1945) as Music Score
A Navy commander fights to prove the battle-worthiness of the PT boat at the start of World War II.
National Velvet (1945) as Music Score
A British farm girl fights to train a difficult horse for the Grand National Steeplechase.
The Valley of Decision (1945) as Music Director
An Irish housemaid''''s romance with the boss''''s son is complicated by labor disputes in the Pittsburgh mills.
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945) as Music Score
A man remains young and handsome while his portrait shows the ravages of age and sin.
A Guy Named Joe (1944) as Music Score
A downed World War II pilot becomes the guardian angel for his successor in love and war.
The White Cliffs of Dover (1944) as Music Score
An American woman with a British husband fights to keep her family together through two world wars.
Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo (1944) as Music Score
General Jimmy Doolittle trains American troops for the first airborne attacks on Japan.
Thousands Cheer (1944) as Music Director
An egotistical acrobat joins the Army and falls in love with his commander''''s daughter.
Song of Russia (1944) as [Mus] adpt for the scr by
An American symphonic conductor trapped in Russia during World War II helps with the resistance.
Kismet (1944) as Music Score
In the classic Arabian Nights tale, the king of the beggars enters high society to help his daughter marry a handsome prince.
Madame Curie (1944) as Music Score
The famed female scientist fights to keep her marriage together while conducting early experiments with radioactivity.
Dragon Seed (1944) as Music Score
Chinese peasants fight to survive the Japanese occupation during World War II.
The Human Comedy (1943) as Music Score
A small-town telegraph boy deals with the strains of growing up during World War II.
Crazy House (1943) as Composer
Three Hearts for Julia (1942) as Music Score
When his wife threatens him with divorce, a reporter courts her again.
Mrs. Miniver (1942) as Music Score
A British family struggles to survive the first days of World War II.
Rio Rita (1942) as Music Director
A pair of nitwits try to stop Nazis from infiltrating a Western ranch.
Random Harvest (1942) as Music Score
A woman''s happiness is threatened when she discovers her husband has been suffering from amnesia.
I Married an Angel (1942) as Music Score
A playboy drops his many girlfriends when he falls in love with a grounded angel.
I Married an Angel (1942) as Composer
A playboy drops his many girlfriends when he falls in love with a grounded angel.
Cairo (1942) as Music Score
A war correspondent in Egypt thinks a screen star on tour is a spy.
Pierre of the Plains (1942) as Composer
A French-Canadian trapper''''s adventures jeopardize his romance with an innkeeper.
Tennessee Johnson (1942) as Music Score
Biography of Andrew Johnson, who followed Abraham Lincoln into office and became the first U.S. president ever to be impeached.
The Chocolate Soldier (1941) as Composer
A jealous husband tests his opera-singer wife's fidelity by pretending to be another man.
Blossoms in the Dust (1941) as Composer
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
Smilin' Through (1941) as Music Director
An embittered man threatens the love life of his niece, who's a dead ringer for his lost fiancee.
Andy Hardy's Private Secretary (1941) as Music Director
On the verge of graduation, a high-school boy decides he needs a social secretary.
Come Live with Me (1941) as Music Score
A Viennese refugee weds a struggling author platonically so she can stay in the U.S.
Blossoms in the Dust (1941) as Music Score
True-life story of Edna Gladney, who fought for orphans' rights in Texas.
Ziegfeld Girl (1941) as Music Score
Three showgirls in the Ziegfeld Follies face romantic trials on their way to the top.
Men of Boys Town (1941) as Music Score
Father Flanagan continues to fight for his pioneering orphanage.
They Met in Bombay (1941) as Music Score
Rival jewel thieves on the run find love in the Far East.
The Chocolate Soldier (1941) as Mus adpt and dir
A jealous husband tests his opera-singer wife's fidelity by pretending to be another man.
Edison, the Man (1940) as Music Score
Thomas Edison fights to turn his dreams into reality.
Waterloo Bridge (1940) as Music Score
A ballerina turns to prostitution when her fiance is reported killed in World War I.
Bitter Sweet (1940) as Music Director
A voice teacher and his star pupil run away together to a life of love and poverty.
New Moon (1940) as Music Director
A revolutionary leader romances a French aristocrat in Louisiana.
Northwest Passage (1940) as Music
True story of Rogers' Rangers and their fight to open up new frontiers for Colonial America.
Pride and Prejudice (1940) as Music Score
Jane Austen''''s comic classic about five sisters out to nab husbands in 19th-century England.
Susan and God (1940) as Music Score
A flighty socialite neglects her family to promote a new religious group.
Broadway Serenade (1939) as Music Score
Career conflicts threaten a singer''s marriage to a young composer.
Broadway Serenade (1939) as Music Director
Career conflicts threaten a singer''s marriage to a young composer.
Balalaika (1939) as Music Score
Refugees from the Russian Revolution build a new life in Paris.
Idiot's Delight (1939) as Music Score
A hoofer and a fake Russian countess are caught behind enemy lines at the outbreak of World War II.
The Wizard of Oz (1939) as Mus program, mus adpt by
A Kansas farm girl dreams herself into a magical land where she must fight a wicked witch to escape.
Broadway Serenade (1939) as Composer
Career conflicts threaten a singer''s marriage to a young composer.
Sweethearts (1938) as Mus adpt
Bickering husband-and-wife stage stars are manipulated into a break-up for publicity purposes.
Marie Antoinette (1938) as Composer
Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."
The Girl of the Golden West (1938) as Music Director
A frontierswoman shelters a notorious outlaw.
Marie Antoinette (1938) as Music
Lavish biography of the French queen who "let them eat cake."
Of Human Hearts (1938) as Music Score
A rebellious son neglects his parents after enlisting in the Civil War.
Maytime (1937) as Mus adapt and dir
An opera star's manager tries to stop her romance with a penniless singer.
The Firefly (1937) as Music Director
A Spanish spy masquerades as a singer to sabotage Napoleon's forces.
The Good Earth (1937) as Music Score
Epic adaptation of the Pearl Buck classic about Chinese farmers battling the elements.
Rosalie (1937) as Music Director
A West Point cadet falls for a European princess.
Conquest (1937) as Music Score
A Polish countess sacrifices her virtue to Napoleon to save her homeland.
Camille (1936) as Music Score
In this classic 19th-century romance, a kept woman runs off with a young admirer in search of love and happiness.
Wife Vs. Secretary (1936) as Music Score
A secretary becomes so valuable to her boss that it jeopardizes his marriage.
Rose-Marie (1936) as Composer
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
Small Town Girl (1936) as Music Score
After marrying a drunken playboy, a young girl tries to capture his heart while he's sober.
San Francisco (1936) as Music Director
A beautiful singer and a battling priest try to reform a Barbary Coast saloon owner in the days before the big earthquake.
Romeo and Juliet (1936) as Music Score
Shakespeare's classic tale of young lovers from feuding families.
Small Town Girl (1936) as Composer
After marrying a drunken playboy, a young girl tries to capture his heart while he's sober.
Rose-Marie (1936) as Music Director
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
The Devil Is a Sissy (1936) as Music Score
A British boy in New York tries to join a tenement gang.
The Gorgeous Hussy (1936) as Music Score
President Andrew Jackson's friendship with an innkeeper's daughter spells trouble for them both.
Robin Hood of El Dorado (1936) as Music Score
A Mexican turns bandit when his wife is murdered.
After the Thin Man (1936) as Music Score
Married sleuths Nick and Nora Charles try to clear Nora''''s cousin of a murder charge.
Rose-Marie (1936) as Music Composition
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
Moonlight Murder (1936) as Music Score
A murderer strikes an opera company.
Vanessa: Her Love Story (1935) as Music Score
A Victorian wife contemplates leaving her insane husband for a romantic gypsy.
Anna Karénina (1935) as Music Score
Adaptation of Tolstoy's classic tale of a woman who deserts her family for an illicit love.
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) as Music Score
Classic adventure about the sadistic Captain Bligh, who drove his men to revolt during a South Seas expedition.
Naughty Marietta (1935) as Mus adpt
A French princess in Colonial America gets involved with an Indian scout.
David Copperfield (1935) as Music Score
Charles Dickens' classic tale of an orphaned boy's fight for happiness and the colorful characters who help and hinder him.
Here Comes the Band (1935) as Composer
A songwriters takes on the corrupt publisher who stole his music.
A Tale of Two Cities (1935) as Music Score
Charles Dickens'''' classic story of two men in love with the same woman during the French Revolution.
Reckless (1935) as Synchronized by
A theatrical star gets in over her head when she marries a drunken millionaire.
China Seas (1935) as Music Director
A sea captain caught in a romantic triangle has to fight off modern-day pirates.
Sequoia (1935) as Music Score
A wilderness girl raises a deer and a mountain lion to be friends.
Biography of a Bachelor Girl (1935) as Music Score
A portrait painter is reunited with a lost love when her upcoming memoirs threaten his political career.
Ah, Wilderness (1935) as Music Score
In his only comedy, Eugene O'Neill captures the trials of growing up in small-town America.
The Night Is Young (1935) as Orch and mus score dir by
A European nobleman falls for a ballerina.
A Night at the Opera (1935) as Music Score
Three zanies turn an operatic performance into chaos in their efforts to promote their protege''s romance with the leading lady.
The Cat and the Fiddle (1934) as Music Director
A struggling composer courts a singing star.
What Every Woman Knows (1934) as Music Score
An ambitious wife backs her husband's political career.
The Painted Veil (1934) as Music Score
A wife strays, then fights to redeem herself to her husband.
Chained (1934) as Music Score
A kept woman finds herself drawn to a charismatic South American rancher.
Riptide (1934) as Music Score
A chorus girl weds a British lord then falls for an old flame.
The Merry Widow (1934) as Mus adpt
A prince from a small kingdom courts a wealthy widow to keep her money in the country.
Viva Villa (1934) as Music Score
Rousing biography of the bandit chief who led the battle for Mexican independence.
La veuve joyeuse (1934) as Adaptation musicale de [Mus adpt]
The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1934) as Music Score
An invalid poetess defies her father's wishes to marry a dashing young poet.
Laughing Boy (1934) as Music Score
A young Navajo defies tribal custom to marry an outcast.
Treasure Island (1934) as Music Score
Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of a young boy out to foil pirates and find a buried treasure.
Queen Christina (1933) as Music Score
Young Christina ascends to the Swedish throne at age 5. While she is queen, Sweden becomes a dominant European power at the end of the Thirty Years War. Like England's Elizabeth I, Christina (Greta Garbo) is pressured into a politically correct marriage (her cousin) but she falls in love with an emissary from Spain (John Gilbert). As with her English counterpart, religion becomes a focal point with Protestant Sweden aghast that their queen could marry a Catholic.
Night Flight (1933) as Music Score
An airline's owner runs his business with ruthless disregard for safety.
The White Sister (1933) as Music Score
A noblewoman becomes a nun when she thinks her lover is killed during the war.
The Barbarian (1933) as Music Score
An Arab prince masquerades as a tour guide to court a beautiful American.
Rasputin and the Empress (1933) as Music Score
True story of the mad monk who plotted to rule Russia.
Peg O' My Heart (1933) as Music Score
A spunky Irish girl inherits a place in a British estate.
The Son-Daughter (1932) as Composer
Young Asians in San Francisco find their love thwarted by clan warfare.
The Son-Daughter (1932) as Score
Young Asians in San Francisco find their love thwarted by clan warfare.
The Squaw Man (1931) as Incidental mus by
After saving the life of a British aristocrat, an Indian maiden bears his child.
The Cuban Love Song (1931) as Composer
An ex-marine returns to Cuba to find the child he fathered on leave.
Jenny Lind (1931) as Composer
The Cuban Love Song (1931) as Music Score
An ex-marine returns to Cuba to find the child he fathered on leave.
The Prodigal (1931) as Composer
A wealthy southern boy takes to the road as a hobo.
Sevilla de mis amores (1930) as Música de [Mus]
Call of the Flesh (1930) as Composer
A Latin lover fights for the heart of a beautiful convent girl.
Song of the Flame (1930) as Composer
This was a screen version of the 1925 operetta by Oscar Hammerstein II, Otto Harbach,Herbert Stohart, and George Gershwin. The story of the movie is about a peasant ( Bernice Claire ) who is known as "The Flame" who leads a revolution in Russia. This peasant who is in love with a Russian prince (Alexander Gray) saves his life by agreeing to sacrifice her virginity to an evil fellow-conspirtator (Noah Beery).This was an all Technicolor musical which was had a sequence in Vitascope (a Warner Brother's wide screen process)
Sevilla de mis amores (1930) as Composer
Montana Moon (1930) as Composer
A flapper weds a cowboy and has to adjust to life out West.
In Gay Madrid (1930) as Composer
A dashing student falls in love with two women.
A Lady's Morals (1930) as Composer
Romantic biography of Swedish opera singer Jenny Lind and her famous affairs.
In Gay Madrid (1930) as Music Score
A dashing student falls in love with two women.
The Florodora Girl (1930) as Composer
A turn-of-the-century chorus girl searches for romance.
The Rogue Song (1930) as Composer
In czarist Russia, a princess falls for a dashing bandit leader, but their romance proves a stormy one.
Golden Dawn (1930) as Composer
An adventurer falls for a woman destined to be the virgin priestess for an African tribe.
Dynamite (1929) as Music
A socialite marries a condemned man for money, only to learn he''''s been reprieved.
Devil-May-Care (1929) as Composer
A fugitive falls for the woman who turned him in.
Rose-Marie (1928) as Music
A romantic drama unfolds when a woman is torn between her love for a Mountie and her loyalty to her outlaw brother.

Sound (feature film)

Outcast Lady (1934) as Synchronization
A spoiled rich girl sacrifices her reputation to preserve her dead husband''''s memory.

Music (special)

The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz: 50 Years Of Magic (1990) as Music Score
The story of how MGM created one of the most beloved family films of all time.

Cast (short)

We Must Have Music (1941)
This short film provides a brief history of soundtracks, from elaborate musical scores to background music.
Cavalcade of the Academy Awards (1940)
This short film presents the awards ceremony for the 1939 Academy Awards. Vitaphone Release 9780-9783.

Music (short)

Captain Kidd's Treasure (1938)
In this short film, a promoter attempts to sell a man the idea of searching for Captain Kidd''''s buried treasure, claiming he has the original map.
Master Will Shakespeare (1936)
This short film provides a brief biography of the Bard.
The Flame Song (1934)
In this short film, a prince is such a playboy that his subjects revolt and place his cousin (who is worse) on the throne, forcing the former prince to find a way to overthrow the dictator. Vitaphone Release 1762-1763.
The Devil's Cabaret (1928)
The devil gives his assistant the task of getting more people into hell, which the assistant does through a swinging nightclub.

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