Barry Mann


Biography

Barry Mann produced music for multiple Hollywood productions during the course of his Hollywood career. Mann began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like the dramedy "Wild in the Streets" (1968) with Shelley Winters, "Duffy" (1968) with James Coburn and the Jennifer Jones drama "Angel, Angel Down We Go" (1969). His music also appeared in "I Never Sang For My Fa...

Biography

Barry Mann produced music for multiple Hollywood productions during the course of his Hollywood career. Mann began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like the dramedy "Wild in the Streets" (1968) with Shelley Winters, "Duffy" (1968) with James Coburn and the Jennifer Jones drama "Angel, Angel Down We Go" (1969). His music also appeared in "I Never Sang For My Father" (1970), the Elliott Gould dramatic comedy "Getting Straight" (1970) and the romance "Pipe Dreams" (1976) with Gladys Knight. In the eighties, Mann devoted his time to various credits, such as "Hamburger Hill" (1987) starring Anthony Barrile, "Harry and the Hendersons" with John Lithgow (1987) and "Million Dollar Mystery" (1987). He also worked on "Summer Heat" (1987) starring Lori Singer. Mann's music was also featured in "Muppet Treasure Island" (1996) with Tim Curry, "All Dogs Go to Heaven 2" (1996) and the comedy adaptation "Mojo" (1998) with Ian Hart. His music was also featured in the Kevin Spacey box office smash comedic drama "American Beauty" (1999) and "Superstar" (1999) with Molly Shannon. Mann's music was most recently used in the Lou Adler documentary "The Wrecking Crew" (2015).

Filmography

 

Cast (Feature Film)

Deadly Desire (1991)
Fatal Beauty (1987)
Performer

Music (Feature Film)

Fast Color (2018)
Song
Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Song
The Meddler (2016)
Song
Flying By (2009)
Song
JCVD (2008)
Song
The Wrecking Crew (2008)
Song
Tropic Thunder (2008)
Song
Doubt (2008)
Song
Music Within (2007)
Song
Rumor Has It... (2005)
Song
Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
Song
Uptown Girls (2003)
Song
Bruce Almighty (2003)
Song
Bubble Boy (2001)
Song
Superstar (1999)
Song
The Last Yellow (1999)
Song ("I Love How You Love Me")
American Beauty (1999)
Song
Mojo (1997)
Song
Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
Music Composer
All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996)
Song
The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus (1995)
Song
Balto (1995)
Song
A Troll in Central Park (1994)
Song
Happily Ever After (1993)
Song
Captain Ron (1992)
Song
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (1992)
Song
Return to the Blue Lagoon (1991)
Music
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991)
Song
Popcorn (1991)
Song
Flying Blind (1990)
Song
Goodfellas (1990)
Song
Without You, I'm Nothing (1990)
Song
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)
Song
The Big Picture (1989)
Song
Caddyshack II (1988)
Song
Shooter (1988)
Music
Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night (1987)
Song
Harry And The Hendersons (1987)
Music
Summer Heat (1987)
Music ("The Heart Must Have A Home")
Million Dollar Mystery (1987)
Song
Hamburger Hill (1987)
Song
Top Gun (1986)
Song
The Best Of Times (1986)
Music Lyrics
An American Tail (1986)
Song
The Best Of Times (1986)
Music
Where the Boys Are '84 (1984)
Song
Sapiches (1982)
Song Performer ("Who Put The Bomp")
Sapiches (1982)
Song
The Last American Virgin (1982)
Song ("Just Once")
Urban Cowboy (1980)
Song ("Here You Come Again")
All That Jazz (1979)
Song
Black Joy (1978)
Song ("Saturday Night At The Movies")
Moment By Moment (1978)
Song
Pipe Dreams (1976)
Songs
Getting Straight (1970)
Composer
I Never Sang for My Father (1970)
Composer
Elvis--That's the Way It Is (1970)
Composer
I Never Sang for My Father (1970)
Music
Angel, Angel, Down We Go (1969)
Composer
Duffy (1968)
Composer
Wild in the Streets (1968)
Composer
The Big T.N.T. Show (1966)
Composer

Misc. Crew (Feature Film)

Joyride (1977)
Other

Cast (Special)

Hitmakers: The Teens Who Stole Pop Music (2001)
Interviewee
Words and Music By Leiber & Stoller (2001)
Interviewee

Music (Special)

Robert Zemeckis on Smoking, Drinking and Drugging in the 20th Century: In Pursuit of Happiness (1999)
Song

Life Events

Videos

Movie Clip

Cult Of The Damned (1969) - All Sorts Of Tranquilizers Usually low-budget American International pictures shooting on location at the Getz-Hearst “Beverly House” in Beverly Hills, singer Bogart (Jordan Christopher) has the full attention of mother Astrid (Jennifer Jones) and daughter Tara Nicole (Holly Near), then another original song by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil in Cult Of The Damned, (a.k.a. Angel, Angel Down We Go), 1969.
Cult Of The Damned (a.k.a. Angel, Angel Down We Go) (1969) - The Fat Song Tara-Nicole (Holly Near), after a sexual encounter with singer Bogart (Jordan Christopher), by whom she was willingly abducted from her own debutante ball, meets his “new group,” Davey Davison, Lou Rawls and Roddy McDowall as Ana Livia, Joe and Santoro, and hears his new song for her (by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil), in Cult Of The Damned, (a.k.a. Angel, Angel Down We Go), 1969.
Cult Of The Damned (a.k.a. Angel, Angel Down We Go) (1969) - Angel, Angel Down We Go At her coming-out party thrown by her super-rich parents in LA (Jennifer Jones, Charles Aidman), Tara-Nicole (Holly Near), home from finishing school in Switzerland and nervous about her weight, is dazzled by singer “Bogart” (Jordan Christopher), performing an original song by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, in American International’s Cult Of The Damned, (a.k.a. Angel, Angel Down We Go), 1969.
Wild In The Streets (1968) - Max's Entourage Narration by the ever-authoritative Paul Frees, introduces the posse for super-rich pop star Max (Christopher Jones), Larry Bishop as Abraham, Kevin Couglin as Billy, Richard Pryor as Stanley, inspiring a song (by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil), early in director Barry Shear’s political-pop oddity from AIP, Wild In The Streets, 1968.
Wild In The Streets (1968) - I'm His Mother! Shelley Winters is the mother, and Bert Freed the father, from whom giant pop star Max Frost (Christopher Jones) ran away many years earlier, and they’ve just had big make-overs after realizing he’s rich and famous, looking to present themselves at a concert, in AIP’s Wild In The Streets, 1968.
Wild In The Streets (1968) - 14 Or Fight! Mega-rich pop star Max (Christopher Jones, with his band, Richard Pryor on drums!) has just barely agreed to appear in support of congressman Fergus (Hal Holbrook), who’s running for senator, because he supports lowering the voting age, and a new idea comes up, in WIld In The Streets, 1968.
It's A Bikini World (1967) - We Gotta Get Out Of This Place Sid Haig the night club owner, shot at the old Haunted House on Hollywood Blvd, by a mile the biggest act and the biggest hit in the movie, Eric Burdon and The Animals, with Andy Summers on the Rickenbacker, song by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil, in It's A Bikini World, 1967.

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