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Also Known As: Died: May 15, 1989
Born: October 10, 1908 Cause of Death: pulmonary edema
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA Profession: Music ...
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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Little Tough Guy (1938) as Usher
The son of a man sentenced to death for a murder he didn't commit vows to become a criminal himself. He starts his own street gang, and their crime spree is financed by a mysterious young man--who turns out to be the son of the District Attorney who sent the boy's father to the electric chair.

Music (feature film)

2.
3.
Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The (2008)
Benjamin Button is a man who is born in his eighties and ages backwards: a man, like any of us, who is unable to stop time. From New Orleans at the end of World War I in 1918, into the 21st century, on a journey as unusual as any man's life can be, this is the grand tale of a not so ordinary man an
4.
At First Sight (1999) as Song ("Easy Come Easy Go")
When New York architect Amy Benic falls in love with blind, charismatic masseur Virgil Adamson, she convices him to undergo experimental surgery that will allow him to see the world as she sees it - in all its chaotic, colorful glory. In this new, exciting time together, they soon learn that all gif
5.
Sweet and Lowdown (1999) as Song ("Out Of Nowhere")
Emmet Ray, according to himself, was the greatest jazz guitarist of the 1920s and 1930s. At least in New York, anyway. Although Ray certainly had a signature style and a melodic skill, those who knew Ray best admit that perhaps he was best known in his extra-musical roles -- as a pimp and a kleptoma
6.
One True Thing (1998) as Song ("Body And Soul")
Few moments in life are as powerful, emotionally charged or rife with humor as returning home to visit your parents as an adult. For ambitious New York journalist Ellen Gulden, the journey back to her quaint hometown in the midst of a crisis is all of those things. Returning home to help her father
7.
Deconstructing Harry (1997) as Song ("Out Of Nowhere")
Harry Block, despite the onset of middle age, has never really grown up. He has established a reputation as a novelist but has already spent his latest advance from his publisher without writing a word of his latest book. He''s had three wives and thinks he is sex-obsessed (having seen several therapists--one of whom he married--to analyze the problem). He is currently on his way to Adair College to receive a life achievement award but is nervous and needs company. Trouble is, Harry''s latest girlfriend Fay has chosen this moment to marry his best friend Larry while another buddy, Richard, is having heart problems and can''t make the trip. Finally, his wish to have his son Hilly see him honored are scuttled by his psychiatrist mother''s refusal to let him attend the ceremony. Meanwhile, Lucy, Block''s former sister in-law, is furious that Harry has, in his latest book, described, in vivid detail, their clandestine relationship.
8.
Substance of Fire, The (1996) as Song ("Body And Soul")
Holocaust survivor Isaac Geldhart is a venomously witty publisher who would rather sink his efforts into a six-volume history of Nazi medical experiments than publish anything remotely commercial. When his son Aaron, a partner in the firm, tries to convince him to publish a potential best seller, Is
9.
Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993) as Song ("Out Of Nowhere")
A middle-aged couple suspects foul play when their neighbor's wife suddenly drops dead.
10.
Malcolm X (1992) as Song ("I Cover The Waterfront")
Biographical drama on the life of the late Malcolm X, who was assassinated on February 21, 1965.
11.
Funny About Love (1990) as Song ("Out Of Nowhere")
A romantic comedy about a cartoonist who wants to be a father.
12.
Joe Versus the Volcano (1990) as Song ("I Cover The Waterfront")
Convinced that he''s dying, a man agrees to jump into a volcano to save an island from an angry god.
13.
Shy People (1987) as Song ("Body And Soul")
A New York journalist fed up with city life and concerned for the welfare of her trendy daughter, takes off for the deep south in search of her great uncle.
14.
September (1987) as Song ("Out Of Nowhere")
A weekend stay at a Vermont summer house provides glimpses into the lives of six unhappy people most of whom are in love with others who love others, etc.
15.
Radio Days (1987) as Song ("Body And Soul")
A young boy's coming of age is mirrored by his favorite radio shows and the lives of their stars.
16.
Round Midnight (1986) as Songs ("Body And Soul" "I Cover The Waterfront")
17.
After Hours (1985) as Song ("Body And Soul")
A slightly nerdy yuppie ends up going to SoHo one night for what he hopes will be a nice date, but ends up getting caught up in one weird turn of events after another with a menagerie of oddball characters. Soon, he finds himself the accused suspect in a string of burglaries in the neighborhood, bec
18.
The Color Purple (1985) as Song ("Body And Soul")
A young African-American woman fights for independence during the early years of the 20th century.
19.
All Of Me (1984) as Song ("Out Of Nowhere")
A lawyer''''s body is invaded by the soul of a recently deceased female client.
20.
American Pop (1981) as Song ("Body And Soul")
21.
Joe Albany... A Jazz Life (1980) as Song ("Lush Life")
22.
Stardust Memories (1980) as Song ("Body And Soul")
A film comedian attending a festival in his honor dreams of doing more serious work.
23.
Last of the Blue Devils, The (1979) as Song ("Body And Soul")
Chronicles the reunion of the leading lights of the Kansas City jazz scene from the 1930s and 1940s.
24.
Get Mean (1977) as Music Supervisor
The Stranger comes into a ghost town being dragged behind a horse. There, he is hired by a gypsy family to escort their daughter, a princess, back to their home in Spain. The two of them arrive to find that the family's enemies, the barbarians, have taken over much of the country. When the barbarian
25.
Last Tycoon, The (1976) as Song ("Out Of Nowhere")
1930s studio executive Monroe Starr makes high money deals, calms nervous stars and carries on an affair. F. Scott Fitzgerald is said to have based the character on MGM legend Irving Thalberg.
26.
The Busy Body (1967) as Composer
27.
Bye Bye Birdie (1963) as Orchestration
A rock star's personal appearance turns a small town into a disaster area.
28.
Bye Bye Birdie (1963) as Mus arr & cond
A rock star's personal appearance turns a small town into a disaster area.
29.
West Side Story (1961) as Mus cond
A young couple from dueling street gangs falls in love.
30.
Raintree County (1957) as Music
In this sumptuous Civil War story, a willful southern belle goes mad out of fear that she may be part black.
31.
Raintree County (1957) as Composer
In this sumptuous Civil War story, a willful southern belle goes mad out of fear that she may be part black.
32.
Rhapsody (1954) as Mus and orch dir
A wealthy socialite is torn between the classical violinist who excites her and the pianist who needs her.
33.
Brigadoon (1954) as Music Director
Two American hunters in Scotland discover a mystical village that only materializes once every century.
34.
Easy to Love (1953) as Composer
Two men vie for the heart of a Cypress Gardens swimming star.
35.
Dream Wife (1953) as Cond
For state reasons, a diplomat fakes an engagement to a Middle Eastern princess.
36.
Singin' in the Rain (1952) as Music Director
A silent-screen swashbuckler finds love while trying to adjust to the coming of sound.
37.
Carbine Williams (1952) as Orchestration
True story of the convicted bootlegger who fought for his freedom by inventing a new rifle.
38.
It's a Big Country: An American Anthology (1952) as Music Supervisor
Seven stories celebrate the glorious diversity of American life.
39.
Royal Wedding (1951) as Music Director
A brother-and-sister musical team find romance when they tour to London for Elizabeth II's wedding.
40.
The Great Caruso (1951) as Mus supv and background score
The legendary opera singer fights to win his place in society.
41.
Grounds for Marriage (1951) as Music Director
An opera singer and her ex-husband find that their romance refuses to die with their marriage.
42.
Too Young to Kiss (1951) as Music Director
A grown woman poses as a child prodigy to advance her career as a concert pianist.
43.
Mr. Imperium (1951) as Music Director
An exiled king and a film star try to rekindle a romance from the past.
44.
Summer Stock (1950) as Music Director
A farmer gets sucked into show business when a theatrical troupe invades her farm.
45.
The Toast of New Orleans (1950) as Operatic numbers cond
A New Orleans fisherman fights snobbery to become an opera star.
46.
A Life of Her Own (1950) as Cond
An innocent small-town girl climbs to the top of the modeling business man by man.
47.
The Inspector General (1949) as Mus dir and incidental score
A perpetual student is mistaken for a government official in a small Eastern European village.
48.
Easter Parade (1948) as Music Director
When his partner leaves him, a vaudeville star trains an untried performer to take her place, finding love in the process.
49.
Up in Central Park (1948) as Mus arr and dir by
50.
Something in the Wind (1947) as Composer
51.
Cynthia (1947) as Composer
A sheltered girl uses music as a means of winning her independence.
52.
Something in the Wind (1947) as Mus comp and dir by
53.
It Happened in Brooklyn (1947) as Mus supv, dir and incidental score
A returning GI and his friends try to make it in the music business.
54.
Fiesta (1947) as Composer
A Mexican beauty replaces her toreador brother in the bull ring so he can pursue his musical career.
55.
Fiesta (1947) as Music Score
A Mexican beauty replaces her toreador brother in the bull ring so he can pursue his musical career.
56.
Easy to Wed (1946) as Mus score, supv and dir
In this remake of Libeled Lady, a tough newspaper editor hires a gigolo to compromise a woman suing his paper for libel.
57.
The Sailor Takes a Wife (1946) as Music Score
A sailor gets more than he bargained for from a quickie marriage.
58.
Easy to Wed (1946) as Composer
In this remake of Libeled Lady, a tough newspaper editor hires a gigolo to compromise a woman suing his paper for libel.
59.
Week-End at the Waldorf (1945) as Mus supv, dir and incidental score
In this remake of Grand Hotel, guests at a New York hotel fight to survive personal tragedy.
60.
You Came Along (1945) as Composer
War hero flier Bob Collins goes on a war bond selling tour with two buddies, and substitute "chaperone" Ivy Hotchkiss. Bob's a cheerful Lothario with several girls in every town on the tour. After some amusing escapades, Bob and Ivy become romantically involved, agreeing it's "just fun up in the air." Then Ivy finds out the real reason why it shouldn't be anything more.
61.
Broadway Rhythm (1944) as Mus dir and supv
A retired vaudevillian clashes with his producer son.
62.
Bathing Beauty (1944) as Mus supv and dir
A songwriter enrolls in an all-girl school to court a pretty gym teacher.
63.
Lost in a Harem (1944) as Music Supervisor
Two entertainers touring the Middle East are kidnapped by an evil sultan.
64.
Bathing Beauty (1944) as Composer
A songwriter enrolls in an all-girl school to court a pretty gym teacher.
65.
Second Chorus (1940) as Composer
Two composers vie for their lady manager's heart as they head for Broadway.
66.
Start Cheering (1938) as Composer
Fed up with Hollywood, a movie star enrolls in a small-town college.

Cast (special)

67.
Celebrating Gershwin (1987)
A two-part special that celebrates the music and life of composer George Gershwin. The first part, "The Jazz Age," traces the composer's career from 1919 when he had his first hit, "Swanee," through the '20s when he composed his first big orchestral piece, "Rhapsody in Blue." The second part, "'S Wo
68.
Music Makers: An ASCAP Celebration of American Music at Wolf Trap, The (1987)
A "Great Performances" presentation saluting the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), founded in 1914 and with a membership today of nearly 40,000 writers and publishers. The program was taped at Wolf Trap Farm Park in June 1987, and features performers from every aspect of

Music (special)

69.
Who Has Seen the Wind? (1965) as Music
When they are forced from their home in the aftermath of World War II, the Radeks, a family of three, take refuge aboard a tramp steamer. The story, set twelve years later, relates their experiences as they await the papers that will free them from their shipboard prison. Produced by the United Na

Cast (short)

70.
The Moviemakers (1968)
This promotional short film presents a behind-the-scenes look at Carol Reed''''s "Oliver!" (1968).
71.
M-G-M Jubilee Overture (1954)
This short film celebrates Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer''''s 30th anniversary with The MGM Symphony Orchestra performing numbers from the studio''''s best-known musicals.
72.
La Gazza Ladra Overture (1954)
In this short film, Johnny Green leads the MGM Symphony Orchestra in a performance of Gioachino Rossini''''s overture to "La Gazza Ladra."
73.
Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor (1953)
The MGM Symphony Orchestra performs the Overture to the Merry Wives of Windsor in this musical short.
74.
Johnny Green & His Orchestra (1935)
In this short film, Johnny Green and his orchestra liven things up at a slow-moving vacation resort with such musical numbers as "Go Into Your Dance." Vitaphone Release 1867.

Music (short)

75.
M-G-M Jubilee Overture (1954)
This short film celebrates Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer''''s 30th anniversary with The MGM Symphony Orchestra performing numbers from the studio''''s best-known musicals.
76.
Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor (1953)
The MGM Symphony Orchestra performs the Overture to the Merry Wives of Windsor in this musical short.
77.
Capriccio Italien (1953)
In this short film, The MGM Symphony Orchestra performs Tchaikovsky''''s "Capriccio Italien."
78.
You, John Jones! (1943)
An air raid warden realizes how fortunate he is to live safely with his family while others around the world suffer from the war in this short film aimed at boosting U.S morale.

Misc. Crew (short)

79.
Johnny Green & His Orchestra (1935)
In this short film, Johnny Green and his orchestra liven things up at a slow-moving vacation resort with such musical numbers as "Go Into Your Dance." Vitaphone Release 1867.

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