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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Cobb (1994) as Harrah'S Bartender
Thirty-five years past the prime of his legendary career, Ty Cobb summons Al Stump, the most successful freelance sports journalist of his era, to help him write his autobiography. As they travel together to the Baseball Hall of Fame, Stump dodges Cobb's drunkenly aimed bullets and withering verbal assaults and learns more than he ever wanted to know about Cobb--not only of his greatness, but of his egomania, bigotry, rage and basic contempt for all of mankind. Disturbed by the contrast he discovers between Cobb's stunning achievements and his contemptible personality, Stump struggles to decide on the direction his book should take: Should he write the real story of the man or maintain the myth?
2.
Radio Days (1987) as New Year'S Bandleader
A young boy's coming of age is mirrored by his favorite radio shows and the lives of their stars.
3.
Copacabana (1985) as Nightclub Piano Player
This musical comedy is based on Barry Manilow's hit song "Copacabana." The fantasy-romance, set in the 1940s, tells the story of Tony Starr, a young pianist and composer at the famous New York Copacabana nightclub, who falls in love with Lola, a member of the chorus. Lola accepts a job in Rico Caste
4.
Annie Hall (1977) as Annie'S Accompanist
A comedian and an aspiring singer try to overcome their neuroses and find happiness.

Music (feature film)

5.
And So It Goes (2014)
An egotistical man who has trouble connecting with people finds love when he falls for his neighbor and bonds again with his granddaughter.
6.
Mama's Boy (2007)
Jeffrey, a 30-ish slacker finds his ideal life of living at home with his angelic mom endangered when she falls in love with a self-help guru and prepares to marry him.
7.
Because I Said So (2007)
Daphne Wilder is a mother whose love knows no bounds or boundaries. As a single parent, she has raised three fantastic girls--klutzy, adorable Milly, stable psychologist Maggie and sexy and irreverent Mae--to become the kind of women any mom would die to have. The only problem is they're about to s
8.
Play it to the Bone (1999) as Song; Song Arranger ("Here'S To Life")
Best friends and professional boxing rivals Vince Boudreau and Cesar Dominguez haven't worked for years. Finally, from out of the blue, they get a chance of a lifetime: an assignment to work together in Vegas. The job promises big money, but there's a hitch: they have to be there NOW. They quickly hit he road with Grace Pasic at the wheel, embarking on a circuitous route through the sizzling desert. Sparks fly as the competitive Vince and Caesar antagonize each other to a frenzy matched only by Grace's combative temper. The going gets rough as they pick up sultry hitchhiker Lia, whose presence throws the trio into further upheaval. A riotous race ensues as Vince and Caesar scramble to make it to Vegas for their big showdown.
9.
Cobb (1994) as Special Musical Arrangement
Thirty-five years past the prime of his legendary career, Ty Cobb summons Al Stump, the most successful freelance sports journalist of his era, to help him write his autobiography. As they travel together to the Baseball Hall of Fame, Stump dodges Cobb's drunkenly aimed bullets and withering verbal assaults and learns more than he ever wanted to know about Cobb--not only of his greatness, but of his egomania, bigotry, rage and basic contempt for all of mankind. Disturbed by the contrast he discovers between Cobb's stunning achievements and his contemptible personality, Stump struggles to decide on the direction his book should take: Should he write the real story of the man or maintain the myth?
10.
Here's Looking at You, Warner Bros. (1991) as Additional Music
A documentary looking at Warner Bros. 75 years of greatness.
11.
Classified Love (1986)
Romantic yuppie comedy involving a trio of Madison Avenue ad agency singles who decide to seek meaningful relationships through the "personals" column of a popular local magazine. "Suggested" by Sherri Foxman's book of the same title, this sitcom-level film sans sitcom-style laugh track gave Michael
12.
Copacabana (1985)
This musical comedy is based on Barry Manilow's hit song "Copacabana." The fantasy-romance, set in the 1940s, tells the story of Tony Starr, a young pianist and composer at the famous New York Copacabana nightclub, who falls in love with Lola, a member of the chorus. Lola accepts a job in Rico Caste
13.
Last of the Great Survivors (1984)
A dedicated social worker joins forces with a group of senior citizens fighting City Hall to prevent the demolition of their apartment building and falls for the man she meets on a blind date at a punk rock club. She soon learns that he is the building inspector who condemned the seniors' decrepit h
14.
Other Woman, The (1983)
After losing his wife of 28 years in a skiing accident, widower Hal Linden falls for and marries his daughter's sexy roommate but soon learns he has absolutely nothing in common with her. Anne Meara (who co-wrote the script) is a divorced grandmother who comes along to take his mind off of her and t
15.
Making Of A Male Model (1983)
A chic Manhattan modeling agency's seductive owner plucks a rugged young Nevada rancher from obscurity and endeavors to make him into an overnight sex symbol, only to discover that he craves the wide open spaces back home. Jon-Erik Hexum, in his first starring film, is the hunk who came to real-life
16.
Grease 2 (1982) as Music Arranger
A doo-wop hootenanny featuring one of the earliest screen appearances of Michelle Pfeiffer, "Grease 2" (1982) features the return of the Pink Ladies and T-Birds of Rydell High, with a new story that stars Maxwell Caulfield as a British transfer student who is a nebbish by day and a cool rider at night. Featuring '50s heartthrob Tab Hunter, Adrian Zmed, Sid Caesar, and Judy Garland's other daughter, Lorna Luft. Songs include "Back to School," "Cool Rider" and "Girl for All Seasons."
17.
Grease 2 (1982)
A doo-wop hootenanny featuring one of the earliest screen appearances of Michelle Pfeiffer, "Grease 2" (1982) features the return of the Pink Ladies and T-Birds of Rydell High, with a new story that stars Maxwell Caulfield as a British transfer student who is a nebbish by day and a cool rider at night. Featuring '50s heartthrob Tab Hunter, Adrian Zmed, Sid Caesar, and Judy Garland's other daughter, Lorna Luft. Songs include "Back to School," "Cool Rider" and "Girl for All Seasons."
18.
O'Hara's Wife (1982) as Music
Workaholic lawyer Bob O'Hara is devastated when his wife suddenly dies. Before long, she returns to convince him to get his life in balance, take better care of his health, and repair his relationships with their two grown children.
19.
American Dream (1981)
Critically acclaimed drama about a family that moves from an affluent Chicago suburb to the mixed inner-city neighborhood where the father grew up. The idea is to give the children, who are becoming materialistic snobs, the feel of a big city environment. Veteran actor Hans Conried, as the neighborh
20.
American Dream (1981)
Critically acclaimed drama about a family that moves from an affluent Chicago suburb to the mixed inner-city neighborhood where the father grew up. The idea is to give the children, who are becoming materialistic snobs, the feel of a big city environment. Veteran actor Hans Conried, as the neighborh
21.
Sizzle (1981)
Loni Anderson is a sultry nightclub singer and John Forsythe a Chicago crime kingpin in this period piece, set in the Prohibition era, about a small-town girl who comes to the big city with her boyfriend, and after he is killed while running illegal booze for the mob, sets out to avenge his murder.
22.
She's in the Army Now (1981)
The comic rigors and romantic run-ins of five young women who join the Army, a pilot to a prospective series, followed the success of Goldie Hawn's movie, "Private Benjamin", which itself spawned a television series beginning in the fall of 1981.
23.
Baltimore Bullet, The (1980) as Song ("Blond Billie")
A llegendary pool player who is past his prime takes a young player under his wing and teaches him everything he knows about the game.
24.
Angel on My Shoulder (1980)
A small time Chicago hood, now deceased, gets a second chance at life by striking a bargain with the Devil by inhabiting -- and attempting to corrupt -- a totally honest politician. In this contemporary version of the 1946 fantasy-comedy that starred Paul Muni, Anne Baxter and Claude Rains, the comp
25.
Corvette Summer (1978) as Song Arranger ("Give Me The Night")
A high school student takes off in search of his stolen, rebuilt Corvette.
26.
Sextette (1978) as Music
Marlo Manners is enjoying her honeymoon with Sir Michael Barrington, husband number 6. As luck would have it, an international conference is taking place in the same hotel and the Russian delegate (one of Marlo's former husbands) is threatening to derail the negotiations unless he can have one more fling with his ex. Adding to the complications is a tape Marlo has made detailing all of her affairs and scandals, which her manager is desperately trying (and failing) to destroy.
27.
Operation Petticoat (1977)
This pilot movie (complete with laugh track) for the subsequent one season-plus series -- with much of the same cast during the first season and a complete overhaul during the initial weeks of the second -- is the TV remake of the 1959 Cary Grant/Tony Curtis comedy about a World War II submarine pai
28.
Rescuers, The (1977) as Music
Bernard and Bianca, of the Rescue Aid Society (a mouse organization) receive a message in a bottle from an orphaned girl who appears to have been kidnapped by Madame Medusa, a selfish woman who has no qualms about using children for her own purposes. The two mice go off to Devil's Bayou to attempt to rescue the little girl.
29.
It's Showtime (1976) as Music
Film clips trace the careers of the screen's most popular animal actors.
30.
At Long Last Love (1975) as Music Conductor
This film was Peter Bogdanovich's honor to musical comedies of the 1930s. A millionaire named Michael Oliver Pritchard III and a singer named Kitty O'Kelly meet and fall in love. Meanwhile, an indigent woman named Brooke Carter and an Italian gambler named Johnny Spanish meet and fall in love. All four people meet each other and become friends (actually, Kitty and Brooke had been friends since high-school), and soon, Brooke's crude, fun-loving maid Elizabeth falls in love with Michael's valet Rodney James. Later on, Michael and Brooke fall in love, and Kitty and Johnny decide to follow them around. In order to make Brooke and Michael jealous, they try to look like they are falling in love as well. Eventually, Michael and Johnny get into a fight but then immediately make up. Soon, Brooke and Kitty make up. The two couples pair off successfully and they live happily ever after.
31.
At Long Last Love (1975) as Music Supervisor
This film was Peter Bogdanovich's honor to musical comedies of the 1930s. A millionaire named Michael Oliver Pritchard III and a singer named Kitty O'Kelly meet and fall in love. Meanwhile, an indigent woman named Brooke Carter and an Italian gambler named Johnny Spanish meet and fall in love. All four people meet each other and become friends (actually, Kitty and Brooke had been friends since high-school), and soon, Brooke's crude, fun-loving maid Elizabeth falls in love with Michael's valet Rodney James. Later on, Michael and Brooke fall in love, and Kitty and Johnny decide to follow them around. In order to make Brooke and Michael jealous, they try to look like they are falling in love as well. Eventually, Michael and Johnny get into a fight but then immediately make up. Soon, Brooke and Kitty make up. The two couples pair off successfully and they live happily ever after.
32.
Rafferty And The Gold Dust Twins (1975) as Music
Gunnery Sergeant Rafferty is a driving instructor who is struggling to get by, living in a dump near Hollywood. So when two young women hitchhikers abduct him in order to get to New Orleans, Rafferty figures he doesn't have much to lose and goes along with it. The three of them are friends by the ti
33.
Wonder Woman (1974)
On Paradise Island, which is inhabited by a race of superhuman women, the beautiful Diana is instructed by her Queen Mother to leave the serenity of the island and assist the world in its battle against evil. Shortly after leaving the island, Diana adopts the alias of Diana Prince and acquires a job
34.
For Pete's Sake (1974) as Music
A woman goes to outlandish extremes to make her husband rich.
35.
Harrad Experiment, The (1973) as Music
At the coed Harrad College the students experience a college policy of sexual freedom. The students are taught classes on the subject, and they experiment themselves in this very 70s production.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

36.
Annie Hall (1977)
A comedian and an aspiring singer try to overcome their neuroses and find happiness.
37.
Annie Hall (1977)
A comedian and an aspiring singer try to overcome their neuroses and find happiness.

Music (special)

38.
Paradise (2004)
Drama that centers on a former astronaut who found God on a disastrous and near-fatal space voyage and became a world-renowned televangelist. Show provides a look at the lucrative business of TV preachers through his perspective as he juggles his profession, faith and family.
39.
Forces of Nature (1996) as Music
Special about tornadoes, earthquakes, volcanos and other natural events. Features footage of natural disasters and observations from experts in the field.
40.
Forces of Nature 2 (1996) as Main Title Music
Special looking at natural disasters such as avalanches, wild fires and floods. Features footage and interviews with survivors.
41.
Suzanne (1987) as Music
A variety special hosted by Suzanne Somers, who displays her singing and dancing abilities in segments based on her nightclub act.
42.
Have You Tried Talking to Patty? (1986) as Music
Drama about a hearing-impaired teenager's attempt to change her image when she has trouble being accepted by others.
43.
Stiller and Meara Show, The (1986) as Music
A comedy pilot about Jerry Bender, an Assistant Deputy Mayor in New York City, who receives flack from his actress wife, Anne, their three children, and his professional peers. In the pilot, Jerry and Anne Bender's plans for a simple dinner with the family to celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary
44.
Old Friends (1984) as Music
The story of Jerry Forbes, a successful New York lawyer, who, after his wife deserts him, relinquishes his practice and returns to his hometown of Columbus, Ohio, to begin a new life. In the pilot, Jerry and his former love, Laura King, meet for the first time in nineteen years.
45.
100 Centre Street (1984) as Music
The story, set in New York City, relates the bizarre adventures of the judges at the "Hall of Justice" (?) at 100 Centre Street in lower Manhattan.
46.
Cracker Brothers, The (1984) as Music
Comedy sketches relate the adventures of Mark, Kevin, and Derek Cracker, three trouble-prone brothers who will do anything for a laugh.
47.
Branagan and Mapes (1983) as Music
The story of Dan Branagan, a Los Angeles ad man, and his struggles to raise his three stepchildren -- Gussie, Logan, and Theresa -- after the sudden death of his wife. The pilot episode introduces viewers to the would-be series format as Dan struggles to cope with his youngest child's upcoming birt
48.
Sutters Bay (1983) as Music
The story, set in the town of Sutters Bay, depicts comical incidents in the lives of some of its citizens. The pilot episode relates a somewhat serious matter when Emma Frye, the school teacher, protests being fired because she is single -- and pregnant.
49.
Suzanne Somers Special, The (1983) as Music
Music, songs, dances, and comedy routines with Suzanne Somers entertaining American troops overseas in Germany.
50.
Stanley, The Ugly Duckling (1982) as Music Arranger
The adventures of two friends: Stanley, a duckling who doesn't think he is one, and Nathan, a sly fox. The story focuses on their efforts to escape from the Hell's Eagles, a motorcycle gang.
51.
Suzanne Somers Special, The (1982) as Music
Actress Suzanne Somers' first television special includes an hour of music, songs, and comedy taped aboard the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Ranger in San Diego Bay.
52.
Barry Manilow -- One Voice (1980) as Music
A special hosted by singer/songwriter Barry Manilow.
53.
Neil Sedaka Steppin' Out (1976) as Music
Early '60s pop singer Neil Sedaka hosts this musical special.
54.
Paul Lynde Halloween Special, The (1976) as Music
A comedy special trying to get mileage out of all the creaking, shopworn Halloween cliches.

Music (TV Mini-Series)

55.
Sinatra (1992) as Original Music
A miniseries on the life of singer/actor Frank Sinatra.
56.
Sinatra (1992)
A miniseries on the life of singer/actor Frank Sinatra.

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