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Cast (feature film)

1.
Union, The (2011)
An unprecedented look at the creative life of Elton John and his collaborative album with his early-career idol, Leon Russell. This behind-the-scenes look captures the never before filmed composing process of Elton John.
2.
Who is Harry Nilsson (And Why is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) (2010)
An exploration of the life and career of the multi-talented singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson. Friends, family and colleagues talk about the troubled and brilliant Nilsson, and home movies and excerpts from his recently discovered oral autobiography are included.
3.
Wrecking Crew, The (2008)
They've been heard playing on the Beach Boys hits, on the Mamas and the Papas' recordings, on Frank Sinatra records, on Monkees' singles, and they were Phil Spector's Wall of Sound. Most likely, not many have heard their name--they are called "the Wrecking Crew."
4.
Mayor of the Sunset Strip (2003) as Himself
Through the glitter and the grunge, from The Monkees to Coldplay, Rodney Bingenheimer--a.k.a. "Rodney on the ROQ"--has reigned over the Los Angeles music scene for over two decades. A constantly evolving fixture as rock fan, journalist, promoter, club owner and radio DJ on KROQ, Bingenheimer has hel
5.
Brian Wilson: I Just Wasn't Made for These Times (1995) as Himself
A personal journey into the music of Brian Wilson. From his early years as a composer who defined a musical generation with "The Beach Boys," through the period of his destructive insecurity, emotional illness and drug abuse, to the reemergence of his optimism and artistic vision, Wilson remains, ab
6.
Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey (1994) as Himself ("Beach Boys" Founder)
A documentary tribute to Leon Theremin, the remarkable scientist and artist who revolutionized modern music with his invention of the world's first electronic instrument.
7.
The Girls on the Beach (1965) as
A group of college girls host a beauty contest to save their sorority house.
8.
How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965) as
When he's stationed in Tahiti, a sailor hires a witch doctor to keep an eye on his girlfriend.
9.
Beach Party (1963) as Surfers
An anthropologist studies the dating habits of the teens hanging out on a nearby beach.

Music (feature film)

10.
Smurfs 2, The (2013)
Gargamel kidnaps Smurfette, who possesses a secret spell that would enable the sorcerer to turn his Naughties into magical Smurf-like creatures willing to do his bidding.
11.
Mud (2013)
An unlikely friendship forms between a 14-year-old boy and a fugitive.
12.
Wolf of Wall Street, The (2013)
This is the true story of the outlandish rise and non-stop pleasure-hunting descent of Jordan Belfort, the New York stockbroker who, along with his merry band of brokers, makes a gargantuan fortune by defrauding investors out of millions. Belfort transforms from a righteous young Wall Street newcome
13.
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)
A man searches for a meaningful connection as the world comes to an end.
14.
Just Go with It (2011)
After telling his girlfriend that he's married as a means of avoiding real commitment, a plastic surgeon must recruit a fake family to prove his honesty.
15.
Hall Pass (2011)
Rick and Fred are best friends who have a lot in common, including the fact that they have each been married for many years. But when the two men begin to show signs of restlessness at home, their wives take a bold approach to revitalizing their marriages: granting them a "hall pass," one week of freedom to do whatever they want...no questions asked. At first, it sounds like a dream come true for Rick and Fred. But it isn't long before they discover that their expectations of the single life--and themselves--are completely, and hilariously, out of sync with reality.
16.
It's Complicated (2009)
Jane is the mother of three grown kids, owns a thriving Santa Barbara bakery/restaurant and has-after a decade of divorce-an amicable relationship with her ex-husband, attorney Jake. But when Jane and Jake find themselves out of town for their son's college graduation, things start to get complicated. An innocent meal together turns into the unimaginable-an affair. With Jake remarried to the much younger Agness, Jane is now, of all things, the other woman. Caught in the middle of their renewed romance is Adam, an architect hired to remodel Jane's kitchen. Healing from a divorce of his own, Adam starts to fall for Jane, but soon realizes he's become part of a love triangle. Should Jane and Jake move on with their lives, or is love truly lovelier the second time around? It's-complicated.
17.
Pirate Radio (2009)
In Britain 1966 recently expelled student, Carl has been sent by his mother to find some direction in life by visiting his godfather, Quentin. However, Quentin is the boss of Radio Rock, a pirate radio station in the middle of the North Sea, populated by an eclectic crew of rock-and-roll deejays. Li
18.
Fantastic Mr. Fox, The (2009)
An urbane fox cannot resist returning to his farm raiding ways and then must help his community survive the farmers' retaliation.
19.
Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
Struggling musician Peter Bretter has spent six years idolizing his girlfriend, television star Sarah Marshall. He's the guy left holding her purse in paparazzi photos and accidentally omitted from acceptance award speeches. But his world is rocked when she dumps him and Peter finds himself alone.
20.
Arctic Tale (2007)
Inside an icy kingdom at the very top of the earth, a polar bear cub, Nanu, and a walrus pup, Seela, are about to tackle the brave new world that confronts them as their ancient ways of survival are about to change. The polar bears and walruses are surrounded by crystalline ice floes; shadowed by qu
21.
Wild Hogs (2007)
A comedy-adventure about a group of suburban, middle-aged friends who decide hit the road with a freewheeling motorcycle trip. When this mis-matched, couch-potato foursome set out for a once-in-a-lifetime experience, they encounter an unexpected world.
22.
Surf's Up (2007)
Teenage Rockhopper penguin Cody Maverick, an up-and-coming surfer, enters his first pro competition. Followed by a camera crew to document his experiences, Cody leaves his family and home in Shiverpool, Antarctica to travel to Pen Gu Island for the Big Z Memorial Surf Off. Along the way, Cody meets Sheboygan surfer Chicken Joe, famous surf promoter Reggie Belafonte, surf talent scout Mikey Abromowitz, and spirited lifeguard Lani Aliikai, all of whom recognize Cody's passion for surfing, even if it's a bit misguided at times. Cody believes that winning will bring him the admiration and respect he desires, but when he unexpectedly comes face-to-face with a washed-up old surfer, Cody begins to find his own way, and discovers that a true winner isn't always the one who comes in first.
23.
Arctic Tale (2007)
Inside an icy kingdom at the very top of the earth, a polar bear cub, Nanu, and a walrus pup, Seela, are about to tackle the brave new world that confronts them as their ancient ways of survival are about to change. The polar bears and walruses are surrounded by crystalline ice floes; shadowed by qu
24.
Rush Hour 3 (2007)
In the heart of Paris lies a deadly secret. Half a world away in Los Angeles, Ambassador Han is about to disclose it. In his possession is explosive new evidence about the inner workings of the Triads--the most powerful and notorious crime syndicate in the world. The Ambassador has discovered the identity of Shy Shen, the very crux of the wide-ranging crime ring, and he's about to reveal it to the World Criminal Court--until he is silenced by an assassin's bullet. The Triads will go to any lengths to make sure their secrets stay buried, and there's only one hope for stopping them. LAPD Detective Carter and Chinese Inspector Lee are back--back where they don't belong. The unlikely duo is headed to the City of Lights to stop a global criminal conspiracy and save the life of an old friend, Ambassador Han's now-grown daughter, Soo Yung. They don't know the city, the language or even exactly what they're looking for, but their race will take them across the city, from the depths of the Paris underground to the breathtaking heights of the Eiffel Tower, as they fight to outrun the world's most deadly criminals and save the day.
25.
Are We Done Yet? (2007)
Now married to Suzanne, Nick Persons has bought a quiet suburban house to escape the rat race of the big city and to provide more space for his new wife and kids Lindsey and Kevin. But when his new home quickly becomes a costly "fixer upper" and he finds himself at the mercy of an eccentric contract
26.
Deja Vu (2006)
An FBI agent has the ability to travel back in time and falls in love with a woman as her murder approaches.
27.
Departed, The (2006)
In South Boston the state police force is waging war on organized crime. Young undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate that is run by gangland chief Costello. While Billy is quickly gaining Costello's confidence, Colin Sullivan, a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate, is rising to a position of power in the Special Investigation Unit. Each man becomes deeply consumed by his double life, gathering information about the plans and counter-plans of the operations he has penetrated. But when it becomes clear to both the gangsters and the police that there's a mole in their midst, Billy and Colin are suddenly in danger of being caught and exposed to the enemy--and each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself.
28.
NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH (2006)
A 17-year-old habitual liar wakes up one morning to find his tall tales have come true.
29.
Happy Feet (2006) as Composer
A children's tale about a young penguin with an unusual gift and his adventures in Antarctica.
30.
Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005)
Maggie Peyton is the new owner of Number 53--the free wheelin' Volkswagen bug with a mind of its own; she puts the car through its paces on the road to becoming a NASCAR competitor. As a third generation member of a NASCAR family, racing is in Maggie Peyton's blood, but she is forbidden from pursuing her dream by her overprotective father, Ray Peyton, Sr. When Ray Sr. offers Maggie a car as a college graduation present, he takes her to a junkyard to choose one from an assortment of very used cars. Maggie has her eye on an old Nissan, but a certain rusty, banged up '63 VW Bug seems to be clamoring for her attention. To her surprise, Maggie leaves the lot with Herbie. As she prepares to leave town for a position with ESPN News, Maggie discovers that Herbie has a mind of his own--and an alternate route for her future.
31.
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.
32.
Amateurs, The (2005)
When Andy discovers that his ex-wife has married an extremely wealthy man who is now his son's "cool" stepfather, he becomes motivated to make a change in his life. With the help of his friends, a small town group of loveable losers, they hit upon an idea to make their dreams come true. The grand pl
33.
Alfie (2004)
Alfie Elkins is a philosophical womanizer who is forced to question his seemingly carefree existence. Ultimately, his freewheeling lifestlye begins to slowly unravel.
34.
Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement, The (2004) as Song ("Dance, Dance, Dance")
Mia has matured into a stunning, young woman and is ready to assume her role as princess of Genovia. But no sooner has she moved into the Royal Palace with her beautiful, wise grandmother Queen Clarisse, than she soon learns her days as a princess are numbered--Mia's got to lose the tiara and immediately take the crown herself. As if getting ready to rule wasn't enough, the stakes for Mia have never been higher--with Genovian law stating that princesses must be married before being crowned, Mia's in for a parade of suitors who'd all like to be her king.
35.
Without a Paddle (2004) as Song ("When I Grow Up (To Be A Man)")
When childhood buddies Dan (a successful but neurotic doctor), Jerry (a business high-flier on the edge of burnout) and Tom (a Harley-riding wild child) reunite in Oregon at their friend Billy's funeral, their reunion kicks off more than a little nostalgia. While reminiscing in their childhood tree house, the trio discover that Billy had been pursuing their boyhood dream of finding legendary bank robber DB Cooper's $200,000 stash. With the map Billy left behind and a cereal box compass, Dan, Jerry and Tom decide to take a canoe trip to find Cooper's cash. But when they find themselves hassled by the sheriff, treed by a brown bear, chased by vicious Rottweilers, hunted by pot farmers and battling terrifying rapids down a raging river, they begin to wonder which of their ideas was worse - searching in the wilderness for Cooper's cash or believing it ever existed in the first place.
36.
50 First Dates (2004) as Song ("Wouldn'T It Be Nice")
Arctic marine life veterinarian Henry Roth has his future all mapped out. When he's not tending to the sea animals at Sea Life Park in Hawaii, he is breaking the hearts of mainland tourists in search of a vacation romance. A long-term relationship for Henry is out of the question. It would scuttle his 10-year dream of sailing to Alaska to study the underwater life of walruses. Henry is close to making his dream come true when his schooner, the Sea Serpent, suffers a mishap during a trial run, which lands him at the Hukilau Café where the regulars eye him with distrust when he sets his eyes on one of its patrons, the beautiful young Lucy Whitmore. Henry is immediately smitten with Lucy, and after a first chat with her about waffles and sea mammals, Henry finds himself more and more interested in Lucy. Ignoring his own rule about dating local girls, he makes a date to meet her for breakfast the next day. But when he arrives and makes a reference to their previous conversation, she thinks he's some kind of freak and calls for help. Lucy has no idea who he is. And Henry realizes that if he wants to win her affections, he's going to have to start over again every day for the rest of his life.
37.
Calendar Girls (2003) as Music Arranger ("Sloop John B")
The true story of a group of dynamic women who bare all--or nearly all--for charity and become international celebrities as a result. The Women's Institute in Great Britain encourages the ancient skills of jam-making, flower pressing, knitting and baking. So when a group of extraordinary women start
38.
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003) as Song ("Surfer Girl")
The Angels--Natalie, Dylan, and Alex--prepare to strike without warning as they go undercover to retrieve two missing silver bands. These are no ordinary rings. They contain valuable encrypted information that reveal the new identities of every person in the Federal Witness Protection Program. When witnesses start turning up dead, only the Angels, using their expertise as masters of disguise, espionage and martial arts can stop the perpetrator, a mysterious "fallen" Angel. Aided by their trusty colleague, Jimmy Bosley, the Angels' adventure begins at a remote Mongolian outpost and ends only after Dylan is forced to face a dark secret from her past--a secret that puts the lives of her two best friends in danger.
39.
Orange County (2002) as Song Performer ("Let It Shine" "Lay Down Burden" "Love And Mercy")
High school senior Shaun Brumder finds out one day that there's more to life than surfing and sunning in California's Orange County. A friend's freak surfing accident causes Shaun to seriously reassess his life. As he does so, he finds, buried in the sand, a copy of Marcus Skinner's novel, "Straight Jacket." By the time he's done reading the book, Shaun realizes that his destiny is to become a writer. After hitting the books hard, raising his SAT scores and honing his skills as a writer, Shaun has high hopes of getting into Stanford University and studying with his literary hero. However, his dreams are shattered when he finds out that he has been rejected by the university. A little investigating uncovers a big mistake -- the SAT scores sent to Stanford were not Shaun's but those of the worst student in his high school. Can Shaun convince university officials that he belongs at their school before the application deadline comes to a close in the next 24 hours?
40.
Orange County (2002) as Song
High school senior Shaun Brumder finds out one day that there's more to life than surfing and sunning in California's Orange County. A friend's freak surfing accident causes Shaun to seriously reassess his life. As he does so, he finds, buried in the sand, a copy of Marcus Skinner's novel, "Straight Jacket." By the time he's done reading the book, Shaun realizes that his destiny is to become a writer. After hitting the books hard, raising his SAT scores and honing his skills as a writer, Shaun has high hopes of getting into Stanford University and studying with his literary hero. However, his dreams are shattered when he finds out that he has been rejected by the university. A little investigating uncovers a big mistake -- the SAT scores sent to Stanford were not Shaun's but those of the worst student in his high school. Can Shaun convince university officials that he belongs at their school before the application deadline comes to a close in the next 24 hours?
41.
Scooby-Doo (2002) as Song ("God Only Knows")
Zoinks! Two years after a clash of egos forced Mystery Inc. to close its doors, Scooby-Doo and his clever crime-solving cohorts Fred, Daphne, Shaggy and Velma are individually summoned to Spooky Island to investigate a series a paranormal incidents at the ultra-hip Spring Break hot spot. Concerned that his frightfully popular resort might truly be haunted, Spooky Island owner Emile Mondavarious tries to reunite those notoriously meddling detectives to solve the mystery before his supernatural secret scares away the college crowds. Scooby and the gang will have to overcome their personal differences and forget everything they think they know about fake ghouls and phony creatures to crack the case, save themselves and possibly the world... Ruh-roh!
42.
Vanilla Sky (2001) as Song ("Good Vibrations")
A young playboy is disfigured in a car accident. Ashamed, the man uses his money to reconstruct his face. Although the procedure appears to be successful, he begins to have nightmares that hint that all in his world is not as it seems.
43.
Royal Tenenbaums, The (2001) as Song ("Sloop John B")
About a dysfunctional family of geniuses that grow up and end up living in the same house.
44.
Bubble Boy (2001) as Song ("Wouldn'T It Be Nice")
Although hermetically sealed in a plastic bubble to prevent contact with germs, a young man nevertheless breaks out with only 36 hours to stop the girl of his dreams from marrying someone else.
45.
Rush Hour 2 (2001) as Song ("California Girls")
A Hong Kong trip turns into a working vacation when two detectives stumble on a counterfeiting ring.
46.
Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas, The (2000) as Song ("This Isn'T Love")
The Flintstones in their mid twenties, as they journey through Rock Vegas, eventually ending in the wedding of Fred and Wilma.
47.
Meet the Parents (2000) as Song ("California Girls")
Greg Focker is head over heels in love with his girlfriend Pam, and is ready to pop the big question. Greg realizes the key to Pam's hand in marriage lies with her formidable father, Jack Byrnes. A trip to New York for her sister's wedding seems just the right occasion for Greg to ask Pam to be his wife. But everything that could possibly go wrong, does. Upon his arrival at the family's picturesque home, Greg is greeted by what appears to be the picture-perfect family. But for a guy who usually resorts to dry wit in stressful situations, Greg is suddenly shooting blanks with Jack, a retired horticulturist--and rather imposing figure. No one is good enough for Jack's first-born daughter, and the fact that Greg is a cat-hating male nurse with a vulgar-sounding last name is not helping things at all. While Greg bends over backwards to try and make a good impression, his weekend begins with lost luggage at the airport and turns into a series of disasters.
48.
What's Cooking? (2000) as Song ("Wouldn'T It Be Nice")
A tale focusing on the cultural and personal diversity of four Los Angeles families during Thanksgiving festivities.
49.
Last Resort (2000) as Song ("I Get Around")
Russian emigre Tanya and her 10-year-old son Artiom arrive in England, where she plans to marry, but find themselves detained at the airport's passport control. Fearing deportation, Tanya requests political asylum and is transferred to an immigration center on the coast of south England while her ap
50.
Blast From the Past (1999) as Song ("Surf City")
In the early 1960s, America was in the grip of Cold War paranoia. Calvin Webber was more paranoid than most and built his family a huge bomb shelter. Mistaking a plane crash for a nuclear attack, he moved his family to the shelter, where son Adam was born and spent the first 30 years of his life. When Adam finally emerges, he knows nothing of the contemporary world. He is a man out of time. Then he meets Eve: young, feisty and cynical, she is definitely a woman of her time. But the more Eve watches Adam's innocence and incomprehension of the strange world around him, the more she begins to find herself falling in love.
51.
Three Kings (1999) as Song ("I Get Around")
Three Marines try to help rebellious Iraqis as the U.S. is withdrawing from Gulf War I.
52.
Never Been Kissed (1999) as Song ("Don'T Worry Baby")
A copy editor in her early twenties gets her chance to become a reporter at a Chicago daily. Her first assignment consists of a feature on what cool high school students are doing. In order to uncover the life of the hip high schoolers, she must go undercover as a student herself. Meanwhile, her slacker brother decides to go back to the same high school in hopes of getting a second chance at being noticed by major-league baseball scouts.
53.
Anywhere But Here (1999) as Song ("Surfin' Safari")
A mother and daughter move to Beverly Hills to start a new life.
54.
Outside Providence (1999) as Song ("Little Saint Nick")
A coming-of-age tale set in the blue-collar town of Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Timothy Dunphy has a broken home, a three-legged dog and a full blown attaction to trouble. His friends have no future, but he's about to get one whether he likes it or not. After crashing into a praked police car, his fath
55.
Alice and Martin (1998) as Song ("You'Re So Good To Me")
Raised in a small French town by his single mother, a hairdresser named Jeanine, 10-year-old Martin is sent to live with Victor, his tyrannical father. Victor has a family of his own: a wife, Lucie, and three sons, Francois, Frederic, and Benjamin. Twelve years later, Martin remains scarred by his c
56.
Don't Go Breaking My Heart (1998) as Song ("I Get Around")
A love triangle set in London involving a widowed mother of two who falls for a philandering dentist and an American sports therapist who plans to return to the States. Suzanne is still grieving over her dead husband and isn't looking for a new partner, but her dentist friend Frank is relentlessly t
57.
Rush Hour (1998) as Song ("Surfin' Usa")
As the FBI scrambles to save the life of the kidnapped daughter of the Chinese Consul, the diplomat hires trusted Hong Kong police detective Lee to find the girl. Unwilling to have their investigation invaded by a meddling outsider, the FBI assigns a rogue LAPD detective to keep Detective Lee away from the case at any cost. Carter, the detective, covertly embarks on a one-man crusade to solve the case, having first distracted Lee. Within hours, Carter realises he has greatly underestimated his Hong Kong counterpart, who has seen through his ruse, given Carter the slip, and landed in the middle of the FBI's investigation. Both excluded by the FBI, these two cops from very different worlds must join forces to save the young girl.
58.
That Darn Cat (1997) as Song ("Help Me Rhonda")
For 16-year-old Patti Randall, Edgefield is just plain boring. That is until her cat D.C. (as in Darn Cat) comes home with a wristwatch around his neck. A cryptic cry for help scrawled on the watch sends Patti and D.C. on a mission to catch some ruthless kidnapers. Patti enlists the aid of an intrep
59.
Vegas Vacation (1997) as Song ("Good Vibrations")
Nobody plans a vacation better than Clark Griswold. This time out, Clark has finally chosen the perfect destination. He's selected the Promised Land where the Griswolds can enjoy their own special brand of kinship and reach certain vacation nirvana: the new family-entertainment capital of America -- Las Vegas, Nevada. But Clark didn't count on one thing. Despite Vegas' new image as a city with wholesome activities for the whole family to enjoy, its tempting underbelly still lures the unsuspecting with its glitzy, glammy enchantments. And each wide-eyed member of the Griswold gang becomes seduced by the easy enticements of Sin City. Can the Griswolds come back together once they've tasted the high life in Lost Wages? Before their Vegas voyage is over, they'll see and do it all: wonder at the illusion of a Siegfried & Roy stage extravaganza, scale the dizzying heights of the Hoover Dam, thrill at the bulbs and buzz on the Strip and indulge in the decadent pleasures of the big-ticket suites.
60.
Bean (1997) as Song ("I Get Around")
An average man who lives alone, dresses in a jacket and tie, and relates to children better than adults, Mr Bean finds himself in a series of catastrophes of his own creation. As the caretaker of Britain's Royal National Gallery, he is sent to the Grierson Gallery in Los Angeles to accompany "Whistl
61.
Mother (1996) as Song ("In My Room")
After two divorces, sci-fi novelist John Henderson realizes that if he doesn't straighten out his relationship with his mother, Beatrice, he is never going to be able to make it work with other women in his life. To this end, he moves back home and tries to figure out exactly where everything went w
62.
Sleepers (1996) as Songs ("Catch A Wave" "Good Vibrations" "The Warmth Of The Sun")
Church of the Holy Angels and its grammar school were the center of Hell's Kitchen in the 1960s--a place of refuge for many neighborhood kids from troubled homes. Father Bobby had his favorites--among them were Lorenzo and his pals, Michael, John, and Tommy. Because their blue-collar, hardworking parents were more often fighting than not, the four boys formed a kind of family of their own. Then, one boring summer day, a street prank gone dangerously awry resulted in the quartet being sent to the Wilkinson Home for Boys in upstate New York where they were tortured, abused and raped under the leadership of a sadistic guard named Sean Nokes. A decade and a half later, nothing can erase their painful memories, but the lessons of Hell's Kitchen allow them to even the score of the terrible hand that Fate had dealt them. In their shocking retaliation, they are daringly aided by Father Bobby and an aging, shadowy mob figure, both of whom have known the four boys since their childhoods.
63.
Brian Wilson: I Just Wasn't Made for These Times (1995) as Songs ("Surfer Girl" "Meant For You" "In My Room" "The Warmth Of The Sun" "Caroline No" "God Only Knows" "Wonderful" "Till I Die" "Still I Dream Of It" "Love And Mercy" "Orange Crate Art" "Do It Again" "This Whole World")
A personal journey into the music of Brian Wilson. From his early years as a composer who defined a musical generation with "The Beach Boys," through the period of his destructive insecurity, emotional illness and drug abuse, to the reemergence of his optimism and artistic vision, Wilson remains, ab
64.
Forrest Gump (1994) as Song ("Sloop John B")
A mentally challenged man stumbles through formative events in U.S. history.
65.
Airborne (1993) as Song ("California Girls")
When his parents move to Australia for six months, a California teenager is sent to Cincinnati to live with his nerdy relatives in a seemingly foreign culture.
66.
Aces: Iron Eagle III (1992) as Music Arranger ("Semper Fidelis" "Deutschland Uber Alles" "Stars And Stripes")
"Chappy" Sinclair takes to the unfriendly skies once again, this time to battle a German drug lord in South America.
67.
Green Card (1990) as Song ("Surfin' Usa")
A French artist marries a lonely woman to win U.S. citizenship then falls in love with her.
68.
My Blue Heaven (1990) as Song ("Surfin' Usa")
Steve Martin and Rick Moraines go over the top in the laugh-out-loud crime comedy "My Blue Heaven" (1990). By-the-book FBI Agent Barney Coppersmith (Moraines) is assigned to protect larger-than-life crime-boss-turned-federal-witness Vinnie Anton Elli (Martin), but with the retired mobster's wild way
69.
Downtown (1990) as Songs ("Shut Down" "I Get Around" "Catch A Wave" "Surfin' Usa" "Surfer Girl")
A new member of the police force learns the tricks of the trade from his more experienced partner.
70.
She's Out of Control (1989) as Song Performer ("Daddy'S Little Girl")
Comedy revolving around a father's apprehensions when his once plain teenage daughter turns into a beauty and starts to date.
71.
Loverboy (1989) as Song Performer ("Walkin' The Line" "One For The Boys" "Melt Away")
A college student earns money during his summer vacation delivering pizzas to frustrated Beverly Hills wives.
72.
Loverboy (1989) as Songs
A college student earns money during his summer vacation delivering pizzas to frustrated Beverly Hills wives.
73.
She's Out of Control (1989) as Song
Comedy revolving around a father's apprehensions when his once plain teenage daughter turns into a beauty and starts to date.
74.
Roger & Me (1989)
Documentary about the elimination of 30,000 jobs in Flint, Michigan by General Motors.
75.
Look Who's Talking (1989) as Songs ("I Get Around" "When I Grow Up (To Be A Man)")
A pregnant woman, ditched by her boyfriend on the way to the delivery room, finds love in a taxicab.
76.
Alien Nation (1988) as Song ("Surfin' Safari")
A hard-minded cop is partnered with an alien to stop an evil alien's attempt to rule society.
77.
Tequila Sunrise (1988) as Song ("Don'T Worry Baby")
A beautiful restauranteur becomes involved in a romantic triangle with two old friends: one a police officer, and the other an ex-drug dealer.
78.
Big Bang, Le (1987) as Song ("I Get Around")
79.
Good Morning, Vietnam (1987) as Songs ("Don'T Worry Baby" "I Get Around" "Warmth Of The Sun")
In this true story, a military DJ in Vietnam risks his career to broadcast the truth.
80.
Can't Buy Me Love (1987) as Song ("Surfin' Safari")
Astronomy student Ronald Miller is an outcast at school who daydreams incessantly about Cindy, the most popular girl in school. To win the girl of dreams he offers Cindy his life savings of $1,000 if she will date him for one month to see if true love will blossom.
81.
Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986) as Song ("California Girls")
Jerry is a homeless man who decides to commit suicide by drowning himself in the Whiteman's Beverly Hills swimming pool. After Mr. Whiteman rescues him, Jerry's presence has an impact on the dysfunctional family's lifestyle.
82.
View To A Kill, A (1985) as Song ("California Girls")
When James Bond (Agent 007) is sent to investigate a security leak at the high-tech Zorin Industries, he discovers a hotbed of murder and deception. The company's mysterious owner, Max Zorin has devised a plan to corner the world's microchip market--even if he has to kill millions to do it. But before Bond can stop Zorin, he must confront the madman's beautiful and deadly companion May Day. With help from the gorgeous Stacey, Bond launches an all-out assault on Zorin's deadly scheme, which leads to a treacherous duel against May Day on the upper spans of the Golden Gate Bridge.
83.
Hareemu Ohgen (1985) as Song ("Surf City")
84.
California Girls (1984)
A New Jersey mechanic has a yen for a change and heads for California to find the girl of his dreams. Robby Benson is the young man living out his fantasy, Doris Roberts his overbearing mother, Martha Longley the bikini-clad doll he flips for in Malibu, Martin Mull her high-powered manager, Tawny Ki
85.
Top Secret! (1984) as Song ("Surfin' Usa"--Basis Of "Skeet Surfin'") ("Fun Fun Fun") ("Little Honda") ("California Girls") ("Hawaii")
An Elvis-like singer falls for a French resistance fighter during World War II.
86.
Surf II (1984) as Songs ("All Summer Long" "I Get Around" "Stoked" "Surfin' Usa")
87.
The Big Chill (1983) as Song ("Wouldn'T It Be Nice")
A friend's death brings together a group of former college activists.
88.
Lords of Discipline, The (1983) as Song ("Surfin Safari")
Will McLean, is a senior student at the South Carolina Military school in the 60's. When the schools first black student arrives, McLean is confidentially assigned to make sure that the newcomer's initiation doesn't get out of control, which it does. Soon it begins to seem like someone is trying to kill his new charge. McLean investigates the matter and uncovers an elusive group of sadistic students who will do whatever they have to do to control their school.
89.
More American Graffiti (1979) as Song ("Dead Man'S Curve")
Williams and Howard, now married, are swept up in the anti-war protest movement; LeMat tries to make it as a professional drag racer and woos attractive Swede Bjorn; Clark and Phillips have joined the flower-power scene in San Francisco and are traveling with a band led by Glenn. Smith and Hopkins, meanwhile, are overseas fighting in Vietnam
90.
Almost Summer (1978) as Song ("Almost Summer")
A popular high school student helps another student run for class president against his former girlfriend.
91.
Cruisin' (1977) as Songs
92.
Shampoo (1975) as Song ("Wouldn'T It Be Nice")
A hairdresser expresses his fear of commitment by seducing his female clients.
93.
Ride the Wild Surf (1964) as Composer
Three young surfers travel to Hawaii in search of love and the perfect wave.
94.
The T.A.M.I. Show (1964) as Composer
95.
Muscle Beach Party (1964) as Composer
The beach gang goes head-to-head with the bodybuilders of a new gym that's interfering with their strip on the sand.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

96.
Cruisin' (1977)

Cast (special)

97.
Intimate Portrait: Carnie Wilson (2003) as Interviewee
Portrait of singer Carnie Wilson.
98.
Back in the U.S. (2002) as Featuring
A documentary chronicling Paul McCartney on stage and behind the scenes as he travels across the United States while on tour. The film features performances ranging from the Beatles and Wings through his vast solo career and peaks into previously unseen parts of McCartney's life on the road.
99.
Score, The (2002)
Documentary about the relationship between filmmaker and musician in scoring a movie's soundtrack.
100.
All Star Tribute to Brian Wilson, An (2001)
Celebrities honor and perform with Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson in a concert from Radio City Music Hall in New York City where they perform songs from his classic "Pet Sounds" album as well as other Wilson standards.
101.
Discharged Without Honor: The Brownsville Raid (2000) as Reenactment Actor
Just before midnight on August 13, 1906, unknown men stormed through the streets of Brownsville, Texas, killing a man and injuring another. Soldiers of the all-black 1st battalion stationed at nearby Fort Brown were blamed for the raid and discharged without a trial. The program reveals the true sto
102.
Rhythm of Life, The (2000) as Interviewee
Beatles producer George Martin interviews several infuential musicians, focusing on what it is about music that moves them and asks them to explain the process by which they create and perform music.
103.
Great American History Quiz: Pursuit of Happiness, The (2000)
Game show that tests viewers' knowledge about how Americans have exercised their right to have fun. Among the celebrities asking questions and providing answers are Kellie Martin, Miss Piggy, Maya Angelou and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
104.
Chapel of Love (2000)
A concert tribute to Jeff Barry, a Songwriter's Hall of Fame inductee, celebrating his three decades as a writer and producer of hit songs. The program features songs written and co-written by Barry, with performances by many of the original artists who had hit records with them.
105.
Beach Boys: The Lost Concert, The (1999)
A presentation of a concert by The Beach Boys, originally recorded and aired along with live performances by the Beatles and Lesley Gore as part of a closed-circuit concert seen in movie theaters from coast-to-coast in 1964.
106.
Brian Wilson: A Beach Boy's Tale (1999) as Interviewee
Profile of Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys.
107.
Endless Harmony: The Beach Boys and Their Music (1998)
Documentary special about The Beach Boys. Features interviews with Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Bruce Johnston and archival interviews with the late Carl and Dennis Wilson.
108.
Brian Wilson: Imagination (1998)
Brian Wilson, the former leader of the Beach Boys, performs from the Norris Cultural Arts Center in St. Charles, Illinois. Features documentary footage and interviews with musicians influenced by Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys.
109.
Farm Aid '98 (1998)
Live coverage of Farm Aid '98, a day-long concert to benefit family farmers.
110.
12th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, The (1997) as Presenter
Twelfth annual induction ceremonies of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Inductees this year include: The Bee Gees; Crosby, Stills and Nash, Parliament-Funkadelic; The Rascals; Jackson 5; Buffalo Springfield; Joni Mitchell; Mahalia Jackson; Bill Monroe; and Syd Nathan.
111.
Beach Boys: Nashville Sounds, The (1996)
Country music stars join The Beach Boys and put a country spin on the band's classics.
112.
Ed Sullivan Presents: Rock 'n' Roll Revolution: The British Invade America (1995) as Interviewee
Documentary celebrating the 1960s infusion of British rock groups into the United States and how they influenced musicians in America.
113.
Ring, The (1989)
A special featuring Grace Slick, lead singer of Jefferson Airplane. Questions are asked of Slick by a studio audience that includes celebrity guests called "Ringers." Topics range from sexual and social mores to politics and religion. Also includes approximately 15 to 20 minutes of live performances
114.
Tropical Rock: A Hot Night in Ibiza (1988)
A special, taped at the KU Club on the Spanish Island of Ibiza during a concert held between 9/29/88 and 10/1/88.
115.
29th Annual Grammy Awards, The (1987)
A live broadcast of the twenty-ninth annual Grammy Awards ceremony from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
116.
Beach Boys 20th Anniversary, The (1981)
The Beach Boys twentieth anniversary celebration featuring concert footage, live performances, vintage TV clips, and celebrity interviews.
117.
Beach Boys in Concert, The (1980)
A variety special featuring the Beach Boys in concert.

Music (special)

118.
All Star Tribute to Brian Wilson, An (2001) as Song Performer ("Heroes And Villains" "Love And Mercy" "Wouldn'T It Be Nice" "Barbara Ann" "Surfin' Usa" "Fun, Fun, Fun")
Celebrities honor and perform with Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson in a concert from Radio City Music Hall in New York City where they perform songs from his classic "Pet Sounds" album as well as other Wilson standards.
119.
All Star Tribute to Brian Wilson, An (2001) as Songs
Celebrities honor and perform with Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson in a concert from Radio City Music Hall in New York City where they perform songs from his classic "Pet Sounds" album as well as other Wilson standards.
120.
Chapel of Love (2000) as Song Performer ("Be My Baby" "I Can Hear Music" "Leader Of The Pack" "Doo Wah Ditty")
A concert tribute to Jeff Barry, a Songwriter's Hall of Fame inductee, celebrating his three decades as a writer and producer of hit songs. The program features songs written and co-written by Barry, with performances by many of the original artists who had hit records with them.
121.
Brian Wilson: Imagination (1998) as Song Performer ("California Girls" "Don'T Worry Baby" "Your Imagination" "South American" "She Says That She Needs Me" "Lay Down Burden")
Brian Wilson, the former leader of the Beach Boys, performs from the Norris Cultural Arts Center in St. Charles, Illinois. Features documentary footage and interviews with musicians influenced by Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys.
122.
Brian Wilson: Imagination (1998) as Song
Brian Wilson, the former leader of the Beach Boys, performs from the Norris Cultural Arts Center in St. Charles, Illinois. Features documentary footage and interviews with musicians influenced by Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys.
123.
Signal to Noise: Life With Television (1996) as Song ("Surfin' Safari")
Multi-part, irreverent look at the business and pleasure of television and its impact on contemporary life. Uses short, stylistic segments and video essays to examine the hold this pervasive medium has on people's perceptions of themselves, their world and the future.

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