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Lee Adams

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Cast (feature film)

The Fighting Seabees (1944) as Admiral's wife
World War II construction workers have to fight the enemy to get the job done.

Music (feature film)

Post, The (2017)
In 1971, Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee and publisher Kay Graham fought against the United States government to publish the Pentagon Papers.
Charlie Bartlett (2007)
Charlie Bartlett has been kicked out of every private school he ever attended. And now that he's moved on to public school, he's simply getting pummeled. But when Charlie discovers that the kids who surround him--the outcast and the popular alike--are secretly in desperate need, his entrepreneuria
Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World (2006)
A humorous story of what happens when the U.S. Government sends comedian Albert Brooks to India and Pakistan to find out what makes the over 300 million Muslims in the region laugh. Brooks, accompanied by two state department handlers and his trusted assistant, goes on a journey that takes him from
Beyond the Sea (2004)
For Bobby Darin, performing was his life. It kept his heart beating. He came alive onstage, even when he was near collapse offstage. From the age of seven, Walden Robert Cassotto--Little Bobby knows the odds are stacked against him. Rheumatic fever has permanently damaged his heart, and he's not exp
Secondhand Lions (2003)
For 14-year old Walter, his great uncles'' farm in rural Texas is the last place on earth he wants to spend the summer. Dumped off by his mother, Mae, in the middle of nowhere with two crazy old men and the promise that she''ll come back for him, Walter doesn''t know what to believe in. Eccentric and gruff, Hub and Garth McCaan are rumored to have been bank robbers, mafia hit men and/or war criminals in their younger days. The truth is elusive, although they do seem to have an endless supply of cash. But Walter begins to see a new side to his great uncles when he stumbles on an old photograph of a beautiful woman hidden away in a trunk and asks Garth who she is.
Kissing Jessica Stein (2001) as Song ("Put On A Happy Face")
After an optimistic but nightmarish dating spree, neurotic New York journalist Jessica Stein happens upon an intriguing personal ad whose only drawback is that it's in the 'women seeking women' section. On a daring whim, she decides to answer it and, to her surprise, ends up instantly clicking with
Hanging Up (2000) as Song ("Once Upon A Time")
Three sisters grow closer to one another as they cope with their dying father, an alcoholic ex-screenwriter who never enjoyed a close relationship with his daughters. Georgia is a high-powered magazine editor, Maddy a budding soap star and Eve a married professional party planner. When Eve must pla
Ed TV (1999) as Song ("A Lot Of Livin' To Do (From Musical 'Bye Bye Birdie')")
An avid tv watcher wins a contest and the following months in his life are chronicled by a camera crew, minute by minute. To begin with, video store clerk Ed welcomes the attention, and the show is saving the cable station that gambled on its success. But gradually, as his family and friends become celebrities too, Ed finds a downside to his fame. He becomes estranged from his brother, encounters the father who left his family years before, and rifts emerge between his mother and her husband.
Fathers' Day (1997) as Song ("Put On A Happy Face (From Musical 'Bye Bye Birdie')")
Jack Lawrence is a successful Los Angeles attorney. He''s got a good job, a lovely wife, a nice home, a great car--aside from a limited amount of patience, Jack has pretty much every thing he wants. Dale Putley has been on the brink of despair for so long that he''s starting to enjoy the view. A would-be writer scraping out a threadbare existence in San Francisco, Dale is a bundle of neuroses just waiting to unravel. Dale needs something to worry about in his life besides himself. Suddenly, before you can say "romance from the past," Jack Lawrence and Dale Putley, two complete strangers and polar opposites, are sharing a car, pooling their wits, and rethinking everything about themselves as they try to track down a teenage runaway that each believes might be his son.
Bye Bye Birdie (1995)
A rock 'n' roll idol about to be inducted into the army visits a small town to give "one last kiss" to one of his adoring fans.
Life with Mikey (1993) as Song ("Kids")
When an unsuccessful talent agent discovers a charismatic twelve year-old street urchin and lands her a lucrative commercial career, they develop a love/hate relationship.
Year Of The Comet (1992) as Song ("A Lot Of Livin' To Do")
A man and woman with clashing personalities team up to search for a precious bottle of wine throughout Scotland and France.
Jungle Fever (1991) as Song ("Once Upon A Time")
The story of a romance between a young, married African-American architect from Harlem and an Italian-American woman from Bensonhurst, and the repercussions it has on their respective social circles.
29th Street (1991) as Song ("Put On A Happy Face")
Set in New York City in the 1950s-60s, a young man wins a bundle in the lottery and tries to get his father out of debt with loan sharks.
Off Beat (1986) as Song ("Put On A Happy Face")
Library worker(Reinhold), filling in for policeman friend at rehearsal for a dance recital, falls in love with female cop.
Portrait of a Showgirl (1982)
The life and loves of Las Vegas dancers, with Lesley Ann Warren as the recent arrival from New York, fleeing an unhappy affair; Dianne Kay as the naive newcomer, and Rita Moreno (earning an Emmy nomination as Outstanding Supporting Actress) as the chorus line veteran and mother hen. Tony Curtis is M
There Was a Crooked Man ... (1970) as Composer
A Western crook tries to break out of prison.
The Night They Raided Minsky's (1968) as Composer
An Amish girl in turn-of-the-century New York gets mixed up in burlesque and accidentally invents the strip tease.
Bye Bye Birdie (1963) as Composer
A rock star's personal appearance turns a small town into a disaster area.
The Mating Game (1959) as Composer
A tax agent falls for a farm girl whose father he''''s investigating.

Cast (special)

Songwriters Hall of Fame 20th Anniversary... The Magic of Music, The (1989)
A music special featuring the ceremony and performances taped at the twentieth anniversary of the Songwriter's Hall of Fame from the Radio City Music Hall in New York. Special guests sing and relate stories about their favorite songwriters.

Music (special)

Taxicab Confessions: New York, New York (2003) as Song ("One Boy")
Real stories told by real people in real New York City taxicabs.
All in the Family 20th Anniversary Special (1991) as Theme Song ("Those Were The Days")
A special commemorating the 20th anniversary of the sitcom "All in the Family," with the series' stars and hosted by the show's creator, Norman Lear.
It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's Superman (1975) as Original Music
The story spoofs the vulnerability of Superman when he is confronted by the machinations of a mad scientist who psychs the Man of Steel out of his superhuman powers.
Applause (1973) as Songs
The musical story of Eve Harrington, a sugar-coated aspiring actress with a heart of iron who schemes her way into the confidence of a Broadway star whom she uses to become a star herself.

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