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Don Costa

Don Costa


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Music (feature film)

Soul of Nigger Charley, The (1973) as Music
A Southern colonel from the Civil War raids locations in the North to find runaway slaves and sell them to a colony of Southern aristocrats who live in Mexico. An escaped slave named Charley and his friend Toby make it their business to free all of the 71 people that the colonel has captured.
Hello, Dolly! (1969) as Orchestration
A widowed matchmaker sets her sights on a wealthy man looking for a rich, young wife.
The Impossible Years (1968) as Music
A psychiatrist's mental health is tested when his daughter starts dating.
The Ballad of Josie (1968) as Composer
Josie Minick is a widow, who is forced to fend for herself. Josie living in a cattle country, finds herself in odds and war with the cattlemen of the town, when she decides to make a sheep farm her livelihood.
Madigan (1968) as Music
NYC police detective Madigan has 72 hours to find the mobster who got away with his gun.
Rough Night in Jericho (1967) as Composer
In A Western town a US Marshall corrals the townsfolk to take a stance and fight a gang boss who terrorizes them.
Rough Night in Jericho (1967) as Music Composition
In A Western town a US Marshall corrals the townsfolk to take a stance and fight a gang boss who terrorizes them.
Because They're Young (1960) as Composer
A crusading high school teacher tries to help his troubled students.

Cast (special)

Frank Sinatra: Ol' Blue Eyes is Back (1973)
Ol'''' Blue Eyes confidently delivers a slate of quintessentially Frank tunes.
Tony Bennett in Waikiki (1971)
A program of popular songs with singer Tony Bennett.

Music (special)

Sinatra: The Man and His Music (1981) as Music Director
Frank Sinatra is featured in concert singing a selection of his greatest hits from his more than 100 albums.
Cheap Detective, The (1980) as Music
The story of Eddie Krowder, a private detective who works out of Los Angeles and charges the very reasonable rate of $19.95 a day, plus expenses. In the pilot episode, Eddie tries to recover a large sum of money for a friend.
Debby Boone: The Same Old Brand New Me (1980) as Music
Debby Boone hosts this variety special featuring music, songs, and comedy sketches.
Sinatra: The First 40 Years (1980) as Music Director
A black-tie party for Frank Sinatra on his 64th birthday -- and on the anniversary of his fortieth year in show business. Taped at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas.
Second Time Around, The (1979) as Music
The story of Joanne and David Norman, a husband and wife team of marriage counselors who, after two years of separation, decide to live together again.
Three Times Daley (1976) as Music
The comic adventures of Bob Daley, a divorced newspaper columnist, his son West, and his father Alex -- three generations of one family trying to live together under the same roof.
Ready and Willing (1974) as Music
The misadventures of Sergeants Joe Ready and Herbert Willing, two bumbling police detectives, and Pamela Stevens, a beautiful but somewhat dizzy criminologist who assists them. In the pilot episode, a parody of "Dragnet," the trio attempt to solve the murder of a seemingly insignificant drifter.
Sinatra (1969) as Music Director
The great singer performs some of his favorite songs.

Music (special)

Loose Change (1978)
A novel for television focusing on a ten-year period in the lives and loves of three best girlfriends -- an author, an artist and a political activist -- maturing during the turbulent 1960s.

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