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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Glastonbury (2006)
Chronicles the evolution of the longest-running music festival in the world. In 1970, a young farmer named Michael Eavis opened his 150-acre farm to 1,500 people who paid one pound each to watch a handful of pop and folk stars perform all weekend long, and the Glastonbury Festival was born. The foll
2.
Lightning in a Bottle (2004) as Himself
A one night, one time only concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York City in which some of the greatest performers in the history of Blues music, including BB King, Bonnie Raitt, Steven Tyler and Macy Gray performed together. Captures the emotional spontaneity that only live performances of the B
3.
Blues Brothers 2000 (1998) as Piano--The Louisiana Gator Boys Band
Eighteen years after the original "mission from God," Elwood Blues is released from prison and sets out on the road with an 11-year-old orphan, determined to reform the old band and raise funds for hospital's children's wing. They're soon in trouble--pursued by Elwood's upstanding police officer cou
4.
Wizard Of Oz In Concert, The (1995)
Semi-staged concert performance of the music to the 1939 MGM film, "The Wizard of Oz."
5.
Candy Mountain (1987) as Henry
Struggling musician Julius is young, broke, and dreams of being a rock star one day. Julius ends getting hired to track down reclusive, legendary guitar maker Elmore Silk, who he hopes will dispense some wisdom to him, and lead him on the road to fame and fortune.
7.
Cannery Row (1982)
A marine biologist falls for a prostitute in an offbeat waterfront town.
8.
The Last Waltz (1978)
Legendary back-up group The Band teams with rock greats for a farewell concert.
9.
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)
A small town band makes it big, but loses track of their roots, as they get caught up into the big-time machinations of the music biz. Now, they must thwart a plot to destroy their home town. Built around the music of the beatles, this musical uses some big name groups like Peter Frampton and Aerosmith.

Music (feature film)

10.
Mad Money (2008)
Three ordinary women form an unlikely friendship and decide to do something extraordinary--rob one of the most secure banks in the world.
11.
Mad Money (2008)
Three ordinary women form an unlikely friendship and decide to do something extraordinary--rob one of the most secure banks in the world.
12.
Brave One, The (2007)
David (Naveen Andrews) and his fiance, Erica (Jodie Foster, and their dog usually take a stroll in nearby Central Park. One day while at the park they let the dog run without a leash, and when he does not return or respond to their calls, they frantically search for him. They eventually find him being held by three men who want a reward. When David refuses, they start to molest Erica and David intervenes. Two of the men assault the couple, while the third uses a camcorder to film this incident. Erica is knocked unconscious, and regains her senses several days later in a hospital. She is told the shocking news that David was killed and the dog is missing. A traumatized Erica returns home to try and regain her life. She also visits the police station but does not get much help.
13.
FUN WITH DICK AND JANE (2005)
Dick Harper's years of hard work finally pay off when he is promoted to vice president at Globodyne, a worldwide leader in the consolidation of media properties. But after exactly one day in his new job, Globodyne is destroyed by an Enron-like calamity--and he is left holding the bag. Dick's sudden
14.
Sahara (2005) as Song Performer ("Right Place, Wrong Time")
When master explorer Dirk Pitt finds a fabled coin linked to a historical legend, he takes on the adventure of his life as he embarks on a treasure hunt through some of the most dangerous regions of West Africa. As they search for what locals call the "Ship of Death"--a long-lost Civil War battleship that protects a secret cargo--Dirk and his wisecracking sidekick, Al Giordino, meet Dr. Eva Rojas, a beautiful and brilliant doctor who believes that the hidden treasure may be connected to a larger problem that threatens the world around them. Hunting for a ship that no one else thinks exists, Dirk, Al, and Eva must rely on their wits and their daring heroics to outsmart dangerous warlords, survive the threatening terrain, and get to the bottom of both mysteries.
15.
Sahara (2005) as Song ("Right Place, Wrong Time")
When master explorer Dirk Pitt finds a fabled coin linked to a historical legend, he takes on the adventure of his life as he embarks on a treasure hunt through some of the most dangerous regions of West Africa. As they search for what locals call the "Ship of Death"--a long-lost Civil War battleship that protects a secret cargo--Dirk and his wisecracking sidekick, Al Giordino, meet Dr. Eva Rojas, a beautiful and brilliant doctor who believes that the hidden treasure may be connected to a larger problem that threatens the world around them. Hunting for a ship that no one else thinks exists, Dirk, Al, and Eva must rely on their wits and their daring heroics to outsmart dangerous warlords, survive the threatening terrain, and get to the bottom of both mysteries.
16.
Walking Tall (2004) as Song Performer ("Right Place, Wrong Time")
Chris Vaughn has come home. He's a retired U.S. Special Forces soldier who has returned to his hometown to renew old relationships and make a new life for himself. But while Chris was away, his boyhood town wasted away to a dilapidated, crime-ridden shell of itself. His wealthy high school rival, Jay Hamilton, has closed the once-prosperous lumber mill--once the area's largest employer--and has turned the town's resources towards criminal gains. The place Chris grew up is now overrun with crime, drugs, and violence. Enlisting the help of his old pal Ray Templeton, Chris gets elected sheriff and vows to shut down Hamilton's operations. His actions endanger his family and threaten his own life, but Chris refuses to back down until his hometown once again feels like home. Chris Vaughn won't talk softly any longer--and he carries a very big stick.
17.
Holes (2003) as Song Performer ("Let'S Make A Better World")
Stanley Yelnats is an unusual hero with dogged bad luck stemming from an ancient family curse. Perpetually in the wrong place at the wrong time, Stanley is unfairly sentenced to months of detention at Camp Green Lake for a crime he didn't commit. There, he and his campmates--Squid, Armpit, ZigZag, M
18.
High Crimes (2002) as Song Performer ("Gumbo Ya Ya")
A happily married, successful female lawyer is shocked to learn that her husband has a hidden past as a classified military operative, and is accused of committing a heinous war crime. She must wrestle with her own doubts about his guilt as she defends him, with the help of a private investigator, i
19.
We Met on the Vineyard (2001) as Music
Instead of fixing the problems, a man sends his soon to be brother in law on the run, while his bride eagerly waits to get married.
20.
Meet the Parents (2000) as Song Performer ("Big Chief")
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.
21.
Blues Brothers 2000 (1998) as Song Performer ("Season Of The Witch")
Eighteen years after the original "mission from God," Elwood Blues is released from prison and sets out on the road with an 11-year-old orphan, determined to reform the old band and raise funds for hospital's children's wing. They're soon in trouble--pursued by Elwood's upstanding police officer cou
22.
Just the Ticket (1998) as Song Performer ("Feelin' Alright" "Come Rain Or Come Shine" "Big Date")
Gary is a ticket scalper, and not just any scalper but the best in the business. But he has two problems: a seemingly wealthy competition who is willing to pay way over the odds to beat Gary to tickets, and his ex-wife who wants him to go straight. Although separated, Gary and Linda are still attrac
23.
Scream 2 (1997) as Song ("Right Place, Wrong Time")
Sidney goes to college and is pursued by a serial killer who has been inspired by the original Woodsboro murderers. The first victims are knifed to death at a showing of "Stab," the movie inspired by Gale Weathers' book about the killings. At college, Sidney is studying to become an actress and is dating again when she gets news that there is a copy-cat loose. Sidney is now back in the limelight, pursued by Weathers, the freed Cotton Weary, and supported by former deputy Dewey. All the while, the killer gets closer and closer.
24.
101 Dalmatians (1996) as Song Performer ("Cruella De Vil")
Cruella DeVil owns and runs the fashionable House DeVil, catering to her two passions: clothes and fur. But when her most talented and industrious designer, Anita, falls hopelessly in love and marries beau Roger, Cruella is threatened by the shift in loyalty. Paying a visit to the newlyweds' home, her temper thaws when she finds that a litter of Dalmation puppies is due. Intent upon adding them to her growing collection, she brandishes her check book only to discover the pups are not for sale. However, Cruella doesn't understand the word no, and she sends her hapless henchmen Jasper and Horace to steal what can't be bought. As Cruella preens in readiness for her new finery, the entire canine kingdom is racing to rescue the pups.
25.
101 Dalmatians (1996) as Song Producer ("Cruella De Vil")
Cruella DeVil owns and runs the fashionable House DeVil, catering to her two passions: clothes and fur. But when her most talented and industrious designer, Anita, falls hopelessly in love and marries beau Roger, Cruella is threatened by the shift in loyalty. Paying a visit to the newlyweds' home, her temper thaws when she finds that a litter of Dalmation puppies is due. Intent upon adding them to her growing collection, she brandishes her check book only to discover the pups are not for sale. However, Cruella doesn't understand the word no, and she sends her hapless henchmen Jasper and Horace to steal what can't be bought. As Cruella preens in readiness for her new finery, the entire canine kingdom is racing to rescue the pups.
26.
Wizard Of Oz In Concert, The (1995) as Song Performer ("Hail, Hail The Witch Is Dead")
Semi-staged concert performance of the music to the 1939 MGM film, "The Wizard of Oz."
27.
Little Rascals, The (1994) as Song Performer ("You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby")
A group of young boys encounter a problem when one of their own falls for a girl and is no longer able to help out with a go-cart race.
28.
Dragstrip Girl (1994)
A high school girl falls in love with a drag racing car thief from the other side of the tracks.
29.
Sleepless In Seattle (1993) as Song Performer ("Makin' Whoopee")
A motherless boy uses a radio talk show to find a new wife for his father.
30.
Dazed and Confused (1993) as Song Performer ("Right Place, Wrong Time")
It's Texas, 1976, and the last day of high school. A group of seniors celebrate getting stoned, getting lucky and contemplating what lies ahead.
31.
Short Cuts (1993) as Music Composer ("To Hell With You" "Prisoner Of Life" "I Don'T Know You" "Full Moon")
Episodic narrative based on nine short stories and one poem by the late Raymond Carver, detailing the longings and thwarted lives of a disparate group of individuals in contemporary Southern California.
32.
Mighty Ducks, The (1992) as Song Performer ("Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive")
Tough trial lawyer Gordon Bombay never loses. But when he's slapped with a community service assignment, he must coach a ragtag team of pee-wee hockey players who can't skate, can't score, and can't win. Reluctantly, Bombay takes on the assignment and soon realizes there are more important things than winning. Armed with this new attitude, feathers fly as Bombay and the Ducks battle along to the toughest game of their lives.
33.
Hudson Hawk (1991) as Song Performer ("Hudson Hawk Theme")
A man released from prison after ten years, plans to live a normal life. But his friend is in trouble and will be killed unless he steals some paintings by Leonardo Da Vinci.
34.
He Said, She Said (1991)
Since there are two sides to every story, this movie examines both point of views of two journalists in love
35.
Air America (1990) as Song ("Right Place Wrong Time")
The story of two American pilots who fly for the CIA's covert airline during the last days of the Vietnam war.
36.
Diable d'Amerique, Le (1990) as Music
An examination of the roots of Satanism in North America.
37.
Colors (1988) as Song Performer ("Such A Night")
A new cop is shown the ropes by his world-weary partner. As they prowl the dangerous streets of Los Angeles, they try to keep a lid on gang violence.
38.
Comic Book Confidential (1988) as Song Performer ("Diggin' On Comix")
The social and political history of the comic book medium.
39.
Bull Durham (1988) as Song Performer
Comedy about a losing minor league baseball team in North Carolina, and the English teacher who choses one promising player each year to educate and seduce.
40.
Bull Durham (1988) as Song ("Goin' To The Show")
Comedy about a losing minor league baseball team in North Carolina, and the English teacher who choses one promising player each year to educate and seduce.
41.
Comic Book Confidential (1988) as Song
The social and political history of the comic book medium.
42.
Colors (1988) as Song
A new cop is shown the ropes by his world-weary partner. As they prowl the dangerous streets of Los Angeles, they try to keep a lid on gang violence.
43.
Comic Book Confidential (1988) as Music
The social and political history of the comic book medium.
44.
Angel Heart (1987) as Song Performer ("Zu Zu Mamou")
A private investigator assigned to find a singer gets caught up in a mystery involving the devil himself.
45.
Candy Mountain (1987) as Music
Struggling musician Julius is young, broke, and dreams of being a rock star one day. Julius ends getting hired to track down reclusive, legendary guitar maker Elmore Silk, who he hopes will dispense some wisdom to him, and lead him on the road to fame and fortune.
46.
National Lampoon's European Vacation (1985)
In this sequel to the original "National Lampoon's Vacation," the Griswold family (Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo as the parents, Jason Lively and Dana Hill as the children) win a trip to Europe. Hijinks ensue throughout England, France, Italy and Germany, bringing American-style comedy to the continent.
47.
Survivors, the Blues Today (1984) as Song Performer ("Such A Night")
48.
49.
Divine Madness (1980) as Song ("Rain")
Bette Midler is seen in performance at a concert filmed in Pasadena.
50.
The Last Waltz (1978) as Song Performer ("Such A Night")
Legendary back-up group The Band teams with rock greats for a farewell concert.
51.
Casey's Shadow (1978) as Song Performer ("Coonass" "Jolie Blond")
A young boy from a racing family tries to turn his pet horse into a champion.
52.
The Last Waltz (1978) as Song
Legendary back-up group The Band teams with rock greats for a farewell concert.
53.
Casey's Shadow (1978) as Songs
A young boy from a racing family tries to turn his pet horse into a champion.
54.
Skateboard (1977) as Song Performer ("Sweet Rider")
A group of skateboarders get ready for a competition under the supervision of their cynical but supportive coach.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

55.
Wizard Of Oz In Concert, The (1995)
Semi-staged concert performance of the music to the 1939 MGM film, "The Wizard of Oz."
56.
Wizard Of Oz In Concert, The (1995) as Pianist ("You'Re Out Of The Woods")
Semi-staged concert performance of the music to the 1939 MGM film, "The Wizard of Oz."
57.
Bull Durham (1988)
Comedy about a losing minor league baseball team in North Carolina, and the English teacher who choses one promising player each year to educate and seduce.
58.
Bull Durham (1988)
Comedy about a losing minor league baseball team in North Carolina, and the English teacher who choses one promising player each year to educate and seduce.
61.
Cannery Row (1982)
A marine biologist falls for a prostitute in an offbeat waterfront town.
62.
Cannery Row (1982)
A marine biologist falls for a prostitute in an offbeat waterfront town.

Cast (special)

63.
Christmas in Washington 2002 (2002) as Featuring
Taped live, the 21st consecutive year of top artists performing favority holiday songs at the historic National Building Museum in Washington D.C.
64.
Legends of New Orleans: The Music of Allen Toussaint, Dr. John & The Neville Brothers (2001)
A mix of biography and song, the program explores the music of the greatest musicians to emerge from the Big Easy.
65.
Total Access 24/7 (2000)
Documentary goes behind the scenes with Christina Aguilera as she kicks off her first headlining tour, rehearses with her dancers, cuts a new single with Dr. Dre, and then goes on the set to film her latest video, "Come on Over Baby."
66.
After New Year's Eve (1998)
Late-night special with saxophonist David Sanborn performing a mix of music to kick off 1998, featuring his all-star band in combinations with special guest artists.
67.
Independence Day Concert (1998)
Concert special featuring bands in performance at the Glastonbury Music Festival in Glastonbury, England.
68.
Halloween Jam VII (1998)
A selection of music performances from the Glastonbury Music Festival in England. The special is hosted by Madison Michele from the Jekyll and Hyde restaurant in New York City.
69.
Stevie Ray Vaughan: A Tribute (1996)
Salute to the late blues musician Stevie Ray Vaughan.
70.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1995)
Presentation of the 18th annual Kennedy Center Honors. The 1995 honorees are dancer Jacques D'Amboise, singer Marilyn Horne, guitarist B B King, actor Sidney Poitier, and playwright Neil Simon.
71.
Concert For the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, The (1995)
Concert telecast live from Cleveland's Municipal Stadium to celebrate the grand opening of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The stars salute their fellow artists by performing each other's songs. Includes behind-the-scenes interviews and footage from the September 1st dedication ceremony.
72.
Halloween! (1994)
Special presenting five accounts of people who have explored the dark side of Halloween -- from encounters with ghosts to voodoo.
73.
Jacksonville Jazz X (1990)
A concert from Jacksonville, Florida, featuring a mixture of contemporary and classical jazz music.
74.
29th Annual Grammy Awards, The (1987)
A live broadcast of the twenty-ninth annual Grammy Awards ceremony from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
75.
Blues Session: B.B. King & Friends, A (1987)
A blues concert taped at Los Angeles' Ebony Theater on April 15, 1987, featuring four-time Grammy Award winner B.B. King with a host of rock, blues and soul greats. This concert marks the final concert performance of Paul Butterfield due to his untimely death a few weeks after the taping.
76.
Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Show (1987)
An awards special in which the Lifetime Achievement Award winners of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (NARAS) are honored. The music of George and Ira Gershwin are featured (both of whom were awarded trophies posthumously in 1986).

Music (special)

77.
Halloween Jam VII (1998) as Song Performer ("Right Place, Wrong Time")
A selection of music performances from the Glastonbury Music Festival in England. The special is hosted by Madison Michele from the Jekyll and Hyde restaurant in New York City.
78.
Independence Day Concert (1998) as Song Performer ("Voices")
Concert special featuring bands in performance at the Glastonbury Music Festival in Glastonbury, England.
79.
Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts, The (1995) as Song Performer ("The Thrill Is Gone")
Presentation of the 18th annual Kennedy Center Honors. The 1995 honorees are dancer Jacques D'Amboise, singer Marilyn Horne, guitarist B B King, actor Sidney Poitier, and playwright Neil Simon.
80.
Halloween! (1994) as Song Performer ("Shadows")
Special presenting five accounts of people who have explored the dark side of Halloween -- from encounters with ghosts to voodoo.
81.
People's 20th Birthday (1994) as Theme Song Performer ("People Magazine")
On the the 20th anniversary of "People" magazine, this special looks back at some important memorable events of the '70's, '80's, and '90's as seen on the pages of the periodical.
82.
Louisiana Boys: Raised on Politics (1992) as Song Performer ("Memories Of Professor Longhair" "The Nearness Of You" "New Island Midnight")
A documentary about the special character of Louisiana's political history for the last 60 years. Includes newsreel clips, home movies and early television advertisements of Louisiana's politicians.
83.
Sunset Gang, The (1991) as Song Performer "Dorothy" ("The Home")
A three-part special for "American Playhouse" about a group of people living in a Florida retirement community. "Yiddish" is the story of two married retirees who form a bond when they discover a mutual appreciation of their native language. "The Detective" follows Seymour Shapiro, who is starved fo
84.
Sunset Gang, The (1991) as Song "Dorothy" ("The Home")
A three-part special for "American Playhouse" about a group of people living in a Florida retirement community. "Yiddish" is the story of two married retirees who form a bond when they discover a mutual appreciation of their native language. "The Detective" follows Seymour Shapiro, who is starved fo
85.
Jacksonville Jazz X (1990) as Song Performer ("Makin' Whoopie")
A concert from Jacksonville, Florida, featuring a mixture of contemporary and classical jazz music.
86.
Dad's a Dog (1990) as Song Performer
A divorced father from New York moves to Hollywood with his children to star in a television sitcom -- as the voice of a talking dog.
87.
Best of Cinemax Sessions, The (1990) as Song Performer ("Why I Sing The Blues" "Let The Good Times Roll")
A music special celebrating Cinemax's 10th anniversary. Features performances from past presentations of "Cinemax Sessions" by contemporary music performers in collaboration with legendary performers who have influenced their careers.
88.
29th Annual Grammy Awards, The (1987) as Song Performer ("When I Make Love" "Let The Good Times Roll")
A live broadcast of the twenty-ninth annual Grammy Awards ceremony from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.

Misc. Crew (special)

89.
After New Year's Eve (1998) as Pianist
Late-night special with saxophonist David Sanborn performing a mix of music to kick off 1998, featuring his all-star band in combinations with special guest artists.

Cast (special)

90.
Blues, The (2003) as Featured Performer

Music (special)

91.
Blues, The (2003) as Song Performer ("Big Chief"); Song Performer ("Blue Monk")

Misc. Crew (special)

92.
Blues, The (2003) as Consultant

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