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Rudolf Friml

Rudolf Friml



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Cast (feature film)

The Iron Mistress (1952) as Orchestra leader
American adventurer Jim Bowie fights to make his way in the lumber business.
Slaughter Trail (1951) as Musician
An Indian hating bandit''''s reign of terror could lead to a range war.
Painting the Clouds with Sunshine (1951) as Orchestra leader at Bingo Club
Three chorus girls hit Las Vegas in search of rich husbands.
My Dream Is Yours (1949) as Orchestra leader
A talent scout turns a young unknown into a radio singing star.
John Loves Mary (1949) as Orchestra leader
A World War II veteran's marriage of convenience threatens his real wedding plans.
Whiplash (1948) as Orchestra leader
An artist becomes a boxer but finds that it may not have been the best career choice.
Night and Day (1946) as Orchestra leader
Fanciful biography of songwriter Cole Porter, who rose from high society to find success on Tin Pan Alley.
Nobody Lives Forever (1946) as Orchestra leader
A con artist falls for the rich widow he's trying to fleece.
Up in Arms (1944) as Band leader
A hypochondriac''''s imagined illnesses aren''''t enough to keep him out of the military.

Music (feature film)

Hector and the Search for Happiness (2014)
A psychiatrist travels the world in search of the key to happiness.
Dudley Do-Right (1999) as Song ("Indian Love Call")
In the Canadian Rockies community of Semi-Happy Valley, Dudley Do-Right works as a dedicated but hapless young Mountie. Dudley's ladylove, Nell Fenwick, has seen the world and decided to settle down in Seattle, still confused about her relationships with men. The evil Snidley Whiplash is out to rule
Man on the Moon (1999) as Song ("Rose Marie")
Andy Kaufman, who died in 1984 at the age of 35, was considered one of the most innovative, eccentric and enigmatic performers of his time. A master at manipulating audiences, Kaufman could generate belly laughs, stony silence, tears or brawls. Whether inviting the audience out for milk and cookies
Psycho (1998) as Song ("Indian Love Call")
When a woman is reported missing--last seen at the infamous Bates Motel--her sister and boyfriend set out to investigate, come to the motel, and find it run by a voyeuristic taxidermist, loner who is obsessed with his dead mother and has a penchant for dressing up like her.
Mars Attacks! (1996) as Song ("Indian Love Call")
Martians invade earth in this spoof of the 1950-60s sci-fi genre.
Radio Days (1987) as Song ("The Donkey Serenade")
A young boy's coming of age is mirrored by his favorite radio shows and the lives of their stars.
Those Lips, Those Eyes (1980) as Music ("The Vagabond King" "Rose Marie")
A small-town star helps a young apprentice land the girl of his dreams.
Chinatown (1974) as Songs ("Some Day" "The Vagabond King Waltz")
A Los Angeles private eye unwittingly sets up an innocent man for murder, then joins his seductive widow to unearth the corruption behind the crime.
Marjorie Morningstar (1958) as Mus adv
While working as a counselor at a summer camp, college-student Marjorie Morgenstern falls for 32-year-old Noel Airman, a would-be dramatist working at a nearby summer theater. Like Marjorie, he is an upper-middle-class New York Jew (born 'Ehrman'), but has fallen away from his roots, and Marjorie's parents object among other things to his lack of a suitable profession, such as medicine or law. Noel himself warns Marjorie repeatedly that she's much too naive and conventional for him, but they nonetheless fall in love. As they pursue an on-again-off-again relationship, Marjorie completes her studies at Hunter College, and works to establish an acting career, while Noel first leaves the theater for a job with an advertising agency, but later completes a musical he'd started writing before he and Marjorie had first met. Meanwhile, their relationship deepens (though, consistent with '50s Hollywood mores, the more full-fledged sexuality in their relationship is never explicitly communicated). They plan to marry, but after the musical's critical failure on Broadway, Noel runs away. Marjorie finally tracks him down at the summer theater where they first met--and, realizing that this is probably where he belongs, finally gives up on the relationship. Helping her to move on with her life is Wally, once Noel's assistant, now a very successful Broadway playwright, and all along, Marjorie's unrequited lover. The movie ends with a clear implication Wally and Marjorie will finally be a couple.
Teen Age Thunder (1957) as Composer
The Vagabond King (1956) as Composer
In 1461, French nobles fearing King Louis XI may seize their lands, join forces with the rebellious Duke of Burgundy to overthrow the king. One of the Duke's captains suggests enlisting the aid of Francois Villon who is known to oppose the king and is leader of the Vagabonds, a group that robs the rich to aid the poor. In league with Burgundy, Villon and two of his cohorts enter Paris, but are captured by the king's men. The king, recognizing Villon's power over the people, proposes that Villon defend Paris against Burgundy and help uncover traitors in the court. Burgundy is routed, and France is reunited, but the king reminds Villon he must pay for his earlier crimes against the court with his life.
I'll Cry Tomorrow (1955) as Composer
True story of singer Lillian Roth''''s battle against alcoholism.
Pete Kelly's Blues (1955) as Mus tech in charge of synchronization
The jazz band''s leader gets mixed up with gangster in ''20s Kansas City.
Sincerely Yours (1955) as Mus synchronization
Hearing loss creates professional and romantic crises for a concert pianist.
Rose Marie (1954) as Composer
A trapper''s daughter is torn between the Mountie who wants to civilize her and a dashing prospector.
My Friend Irma (1949) as Composer
Based on the long-running radio show. Irma is a likeable airhead who meddles in her roommate's love-life. Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, in their first screen appearance, are juice-bar operators who are discovered when a self-proclaimed manager hears Martin's golden voice. Irma's roommate wants to marry her rich boss, but instead falls in love with Martin.
Northwest Outpost (1947) as Orig mus score comp
Northwest Outpost (1947) as Composer
Faithful in My Fashion (1946) as Composer
A sailor on leave causes problems at the department store his girlfriend manages.
Anchors Aweigh (1945) as Composer
A pair of sailors on leave try to help a movie extra become a singing star.
The Great Morgan (1945) as Composer
An actor's attempt to produce a movie results in a collection of random musical numbers.
Jealousy (1945) as Composer
The wife of an alcoholic writer must take a job as a taxi driver to make ends meet. A young man she picks up as a fare befriends her, but when her husband is found murdered, the police suspect she and her new "friend" committed the murder.
This Is the Life (1944) as Composer
18-year-old Angela (Susanna Foster), reared in a New England town by her Aunt Betsy (Dorothy Peterson), receives an inheritance which she uses to go to New York, ostensibly for voice training, but she is pursuing Major Hilary Jarret (Patric Knowles), an Army surgeon with whom she has become infatuated. Her departure depresses her childhood friend Jimmy Plum (Donald O'Connor.) Dr. Plum (Jonathan Hale) devises an errand on which to send his love-sick son to New York, where Jimmy discovers Angela thinks she is Jarret's fiancee. Jimmy also renews acquaintances with a group of show people, including Sally McGuire (Peggy Ryan), who attempts to console him. Jimmy meets Jarret's divorced wife, Harriet (Louise Allbritton), famed photographer. Jimmy engineers a meeting of Jarret and Harriet with Angela present, which forms the beginning of an understanding that Jarret is not for her. Jimmy is inducted into the Army.
Crazy House (1943) as Composer
Music for Madame (1937) as Composer
An opera star trying to make it big in Hollywood gets mixed up with jewel thieves.
The Firefly (1937) as Composer
A Spanish spy masquerades as a singer to sabotage Napoleon's forces.
The Great Ziegfeld (1936) as Composer
Lavish biography of Flo Ziegfeld, the producer who became Broadway's biggest starmaker.
Rose-Marie (1936) as Music Composition
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
Rose-Marie (1936) as Composer
An opera singer goes undercover in the Canadian wilderness to hunt for her criminal brother.
The Lottery Bride (1930) as Composer
Sundered lovers meet again amid tragic irony at a mining camp in northern Norway.
The Vagabond King (1930) as Composer
Poet-rogue Francois Villon, sentenced to hang by King Louis XI for writing derogatory verses about him, is offered a temporary reprieve. His hanging will be postponed for 24 hours, and in that time he must defeat the invading Burgundians and win the love of the beautiful Katherine.
Rose-Marie (1928) as Music
A romantic drama unfolds when a woman is torn between her love for a Mountie and her loyalty to her outlaw brother.

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