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Music (feature film)

Bernard and Doris (2008)
The story of tobacco billionairess Doris Duke and her relationship with her gay Irish butler, Bernard Lafferty, to whom she left her entire fortune.
Medal of Honor (2008)
Examines extraordinary acts of courage, sacrifice and heroism by the recipients of America's highest military honor.
Water Horse, The (2007)
When Angus, a young Scottish boy, finds an enchanted egg, he takes it home and soon finds himself face-to-face with an amazing creature: the mythical "water horse" of Scottish lore. Angus begins a journey of discovery, facing his greatest fears and risking his life to protect a secret that would giv
Step Up (2006)
Tyler Gage has grown up all his life on the rough streets of the city and he knows he''s unlikely to ever make it out of there. But after a brush with the law lands Tyler with a community service gig at the city''s Maryland School of the Arts, everything changes. That''s when he meets Nora, the school''s prima ballerina, an alluring diva who is desperately searching for someone to replace her injured partner before the school''s all-important Senior Showcase. Spying Tyler''s moves, Nora can''t help but notice he''s got a raw but natural gift. She decides to take a chance on Tyler, but as they begin to train, the tension between them, and their polar opposite backgrounds, skyrockets. The only thing standing between Tyler and the void are his dreams of making it off the streets--and the only thing standing in the way of Nora''s obviously brilliant future is the Senior Showcase. Now, with everything on the line, Tyler will have just one performance to prove to Nora, and to himself, that he can step up to a life for larger than he ever imagined.
Son of the Mask (2005) as Song ("Baby Face")
Just as aspiring cartoonist Tim Avery gets over his fear of parenthood with the birth of his new son Alvey, he quickly finds himself in over his head as his new baby is born with the magical Mask''s spectacular powers. Further complicating matters is the family''s jealous dog, who turns the household upside down and sparks a comical kid-versus-canine battle for control of the Mask. But unbeknownst to them all, the mischievous Norse god Loki has come looking for his Mask, and is willing to do whatever it takes to get it back.
Big Swap, The (1997) as Song ("Don'T Break The Heart That Loves You")
One drunken night, five couples take their friendships one step further - they wife-swap. At first they think they can handle the after-effects, but soon they're caught up in events and emotions that move swiftly out of their control.
Lakota Woman: Return to Wounded Knee (1994)
A Native woman''''s activism leads her to take part in an armed confrontation with the U.S. government.
Falling From Grace (1992) as Song ("Don'T Break The Heart That Loves You")
A famous country singer returns to his hometown in rural Indiana to celebrate his grandfather's 80th birthday.
Cotton Club, The (1984) as Song ("Copper Colored Gal")
Multiple tales of the loves and lives of musicians, tap dancers, singers, gangsters and their molls at Harlem's legendary jazz joint, "The Cotton Club."
Phar Lap (1983) as Song ("Baby Face")
Lady in Red, The (1979) as Song ("Baby Face")
The story of gangster John Dillinger's mistress.
Steppenwolf (1974) as Song ("Yearning (Just For You)")
Harry Haller is a misanthropic writer whose self-absorption and feelings of being a social outsider have led him to plan his suicide at age 50. While contemplating this act, he meets a mysterious woman who takes him into a realm of metaphysical transcendence.
Looking for Love (1964) as Composer
A promising singer has to choose between show business and marriage.
Follow the Boys (1963) as Composer
Four Navy wives create mayhem as they follow their men around the Riviera.
Bring Your Smile Along (1955) as Composer
A New England schoolteacher goes to New York to become a songwriter.
Pete Kelly's Blues (1955) as Composer
The jazz band''s leader gets mixed up with gangster in ''20s Kansas City.
The Eddie Cantor Story (1954) as Composer
The beloved entertainer rises to stardom from humble beginnings in the slums.
Stop, You're Killing Me (1953) as Composer
The surprise appearance of four corpses interferes with a beer baron's plans to crash high society.
She's Working Her Way Through College (1952) as Composer
A professor helps a burlesque queen get a college education.
Down Memory Lane (1949) as Composer
This Time for Keeps (1947) as Composer
A famous singer's son falls for a swimming star.
Margie (1946) as Composer
A brainy school girl falls apart over a new, handsome teacher.
Blonde from Brooklyn (1945) as Composer
An aspiring singer masquerades as a Southern belle to get a radio job.
Take It or Leave It (1944) as Composer
Stars on Parade (1944) as Composer
Swing in the Saddle (1944) as Composer
Harvest Melody (1943) as Composer
The Heat's On (1943) as Composer
A would-be censor''''s brother produces a Broadway show with a controversial star.
Men of San Quentin (1942) as Composer
Tin Pan Alley (1940) as Composer
Songwriters Calhoun and Harrigan get Katie and Lily Blane to introduce a new one. Lily goes to England, and Katy joins her after the boys give a new song to Nora Bayes. All are reunited when the boys, now in the army, show up in England.
Margie (1940) as Composer
Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940) as Composer
A teenage boy goes into debt to court a Manhattan socialite.
Hit Parade of 1941 (1940) as Composer
A small radio station is saved of getting bankrupt by a backer, who invests money for a TV equipment, if the owner allows, that his dancing daughter Annabelle can dance and sing on the screen, but due to her voice, her singing had to be dubbed by the owner's girl friend Pat Abbott.But problems start, when the owner starts dating Annabelle.
Baby Face (1933) as Composer
A beautiful schemer sleeps her way to the top of a banking empire.
Rain (1932) as Composer
A missionary tries to reform a streetwalker trapped on a Pacific island.
Palmy Days (1931) as Composer
Musical comedy antics in an art deco bakery (motto: "Glorifying the American Doughnut") with Eddie Cantor as an assistant to a phoney psychic, who is mistaken for an efficiency expert and placed in charge. Complications ensue when the psychic and his gang attempt to rub the payroll.
Leathernecking (1930) as Composer
Sweethearts on Parade (1930) as Composer
Dixiana (1930) as Composer
A circus star falls for a society playboy in 19th-century New Orleans.
Saturday's Children (1929) as Composer

Misc. Crew (feature film)

Ironweed (1987)
Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are has-beens on the outside of society, homeless, hungry and surrounded by dreams of what could have been. Now the drifter plans to confront his family.
Ironweed (1987)
Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are has-beens on the outside of society, homeless, hungry and surrounded by dreams of what could have been. Now the drifter plans to confront his family.

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