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Percy Wenrich

Percy Wenrich


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Music (feature film)

By the Light of the Silvery Moon (1953) as Composer
A small-town girl's love life goes ballistic when her sweetheart returns from World War I.
Cheaper by the Dozen (1950) as Composer
A pioneering efficiency expert tests his theories on his large family.
The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady (1950) as Composer
Against her widowed father's wishes, a vaudeville star's daughter takes to the stage.
Chicken Every Sunday (1949) as Composer
A woman takes in boarders to support her husband''''s harebrained financial schemes.
The Walls of Jericho (1948) as Composer
After County Attorney Dave Connors (Cornel Wilde) helps Julian Norman (Anne Baxter) with her shiftless father, Jefferson Norman (Henry Hull), she leaves Jericho, Kansas to college to study for a law degree.A few years later, Algeria Wedge (Linda Darnell), the new bride of Dave's best friend, Tucker Wedge (Kirk Douglas), makes overtures and plays for Dave, much to the displeasure of Dave's hard-drinking wife Belle (Ann Dvorak.) Angered by Dave's rebuffs, Algeria induces the state political boss to back Tucker for a Congress race against Dave. Meanwhile, Julia has returned to Jericho, with her law degree, and she and Dave fall in love. But when Dave announces he won't run for Congress, she feels she is the reason and she takes a job in Kansas City. Tucker wins the election and he and Algeria go to Washington. Later, Tucker announces a run for the Senate and Dave decides to run against him. When Marjorie Ransome (Coleen Townsend) kills a drunk in self-defense, Julia returns to Jericho to work with Dave, now in private practice,on Marjorie's defense. The still-resentful Algeria moves to kill Dave's senate bid when Tucker's newspaper announces that Dave is being sued for divorce, with Julia named as correspondent.
For the Love of Mary (1948) as Composer
April Showers (1948) as Composer
A family vaudeville act is torn apart by the father's drinking problem.
Nob Hill (1945) as Composer
The owner of a San Francisco saloon yearns to rank among the upper crust of Nob Hill. When he begins romancing a wealthy socialite it looks like he may have his entree into high society. The pretty star of his saloon's show, however, wants to make sure he stays on the Barbary Coast.
The Merry Monahans (1944) as Composer
Greenwich Village (1944) as Composer
A speakeasy owner steals a serious young composer''''s songs so he can produce a musical.
Larceny with Music (1943) as Composer
In a desperate attempt to get a job for Ken Daniels (Allan Jones) and Alvino Rey (Himself) and his Orchestra (themselves), agent Mike Simms (William Frawley) plots to make Daniels a missing heir. Simms hires Austin J. Caldwell (Gus Schilling) to pose as an attorney and go to Gus Borelli (Leo Carrillo), owner of the swank Blue Room, asking if he has heard about Daniels' inheritance. Borelli, figuring he can cut in on the money, bright Daniels and Simms to the Blue Room just as Pamela Mason (Kitty Carlisle) is rehearsing some songs with Zybisco (Sig Arno) and his string quintet. Simms refuses to let Daniels sing with the quintet,saying he has already made arrangements with Alvino Rey to bring his orchestra and the King Sisters (Alyce, Donna, Louise and Yvonne King) into the Blue Room. This causes Pamela to lose her job and she is furious with Daniels, who tells her he will get her a job with the Rey orchestra. Later, she discovers the hoax tells Borelli, who sets out to kill Daniels and Simms. They, and the orchestra, manage to escape just as the Blue Room is filling with customers drawn by Borelli's heavy advertising of Daniel's debut. He sends Pamela to bring them back.
Here Comes Elmer (1943) as Composer
Is Everybody Happy? (1943) as Composer
Hello Frisco, Hello (1943) as Composer
Ship Ahoy (1942) as Composer
A dancer sailing to Puerto Rico hides government messages in her tap routines.
For Me and My Gal (1942) as Composer
An unscrupulous song-and-dance man uses his partner and his best friend to get ahead.
Mountain Moonlight (1941) 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.
The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939) as Composer
True story of the dancing team who taught the world to two-step.
The First Hundred Years (1938) as Composer
A working woman doesn''''t want to give up her career when she marries.
She Was a Lady (1934) as Composer

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