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Writer (feature film)

1.
Les Misérables (2012)
After Jean Valjean - an ex-convict once imprisoned for stealing a loaf of bread - breaks parole, he is hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert. Valjean adopts a new identity and prospers as a factory owner. When he agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's young daughter, Cosette, thei
2.
Black Tights (1962) as English vers for "The Diamond Cruncher"
3.
Too Hot To Handle (1961) as Screenwriter
In London's Soho, Johnny Solo runs the Pink Flamingo Club. He's tough to intimidate. So when he starts getting threats and demands for protection, he fights back. Behind the takeover plot is a competitor, Diamonds Dielli. Midnight Franklin, who's Johnny's girlfriend and one of the club's headliners, wants to get Johnny out of the business. In the background are a sadistic client, an underage chorus girl, a wisecracking siren who's not averse to rough trade, a visiting journalist, and a dancer who guards her past. Can Johnny win the struggle with Diamonds, and can Midnight get him out of harm's way?

Music (feature film)

4.
Demolition (2016)
5.
Hundred-Foot Journey, The (2014)
When an Indian patriarch and his talented culinary son open a restaurant across the road from an acclaimed five-star French restaurant, it sets off a series of events that blends the two disparate cultures in more than one way. In a quaint French village, the two owners rival each other in taste, décor and music, but the French restaurant''s owner Madame Mallory and the Indian restaurant owner Papa Kadam discover they have more in common than they think.
6.
Million Dollar Arm (2014)
In a last ditch effort to save his career as a sports agent, JB Bernstein concocts a scheme to find baseball's next great pitching ace. Hoping to find a young cricket pitcher he can turn into a major league baseball star, JB travels to India to produce a reality show competition called "Million Doll
7.
Les Misérables (2012)
After Jean Valjean - an ex-convict once imprisoned for stealing a loaf of bread - breaks parole, he is hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert. Valjean adopts a new identity and prospers as a factory owner. When he agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's young daughter, Cosette, thei
9.
Les Misérables (2012)
After Jean Valjean - an ex-convict once imprisoned for stealing a loaf of bread - breaks parole, he is hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert. Valjean adopts a new identity and prospers as a factory owner. When he agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's young daughter, Cosette, thei
10.
This Is 40 (2012)
Pete and Debbie are approaching a milestone meltdown. After years of marriage, Pete lives in a house of all females: wife Debbie and their two daughters, 8-year-old Charlotte and 13-year-old Sadie. As he struggles to keep his record label afloat, he and Debbie must figure out how to forgive, forget
11.
Love and Other Disasters (2007)
A female assistant at U.K. Vogue is the catalyst for a group of young friends as they try to find love.
12.
Infamous (2006)
What starts out as the irreverent journey of the openly gay writer Truman Capote to the middle-class world of 1950's Kansas, where he goes--with his childhood friend Harper Lee--to research the murder of the Clutter family, turns to something altogether darker when Capote forms an intense and comple
13.
Tadpole (2002)
Beautiful, sophisticated women are all over Oscar Grubman. He is sensitive and compassionate, speaks French fluently, is passionate about Voltaire, and thinks the feature that tells the most about a woman is her hands. On the train home from Chauncey Academy for the Thanksgiving weekend, Oscar confi
14.
Notting Hill (1999) as Song ("She")
William Thacker is a shy London bookseller who has never had much luck with women. When Hollywood star Anna Scott wanders into his shop, he is transfixed, but doesn''t expect to see her again. But coincidence brings them together again, and soon the unlikely couple are falling in love, and must deal with the problems of a relationship between a star and an ordinary guy.
15.
Hustle (1975) as Lyrics (English) "Yesterday When I Was Young)
Cynical policeman Phil Gaines is investigating the case of a dead porn actress/stripper whose body was found on the beach. Things are complicated when the dead woman''s father decides to conduct his own investigation.
16.
Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? (1969) as Composer
Hieronymus Merkin has recently turned 40, and is in the midst of preparing a film that details his life's history and development. Portraying himself as a marionette being controlled by an unseen puppet master, young Merkin is led away from the innocence of youth and into the waiting arms of one woman after another by Goodtime Eddie Filth. With Filth's guidance, Merkin steadily transforms into a self-centered womanizer, save only for the longing he feels for his one lost love, Mercy Humppe. As the producers of his life story scream for him to come up with an ending, Merkin must look back and decide what, if anything, he's learned from his experiences.
17.
The Bobo (1967) as Composer
To land a job, an aspiring singer has to seduce a heartless gold digger.
18.
The Hellions (1962) as Composer
19.
I Like Money (1962) as Composer
Mr. Topaze (Peter Sellers) is an unassuming school teacher in an unassuming small French town who is honest to a fault. He is fired when he refuses to give a passing grade to a bad student, the grandson of a wealthy Baroness (Martita Hunt). Castel Benac (Herbert Lom), a government official who runs a crooked financial business on the side, is persuaded by his mistress, Suzy (Nadia Gray), a musical comedy actress, to hire Mr. Topaze as the front man for his business. Gradually, Topaze becomes a rapacious financier who sacrifices his honesty for success and, in a final stroke of business bravado, fires Benac and acquires Suzy in the deal. An old friend and colleague, Tamise (Michael Gough) questions him and tells Topaze that if what he now says and practices indicates there are no more honest men.
20.
No, My Darling Daughter! (1961) as Composer
A British aristocrat tries to manage his daughter's romantic affairs.

Cast (special)

21.
Les Miserables Stage By Stage (1989)
A documentary about the making of the hit musical "Les Miserables," from conception to opening night. Interviews with its writers, directors and producers are also included. Uses performance footage from the London, Oslo, Budapest and Viennese productions.

Music (special)

22.
"Les Miserables" in Concert (1996) as Lyrics
Tenth anniversary concert performance of the musical hit, "Les Miserables," based on Victor Hugo's novel. Concludes with a special version of the "Peoples' Song" sung by an international cast of 17 "Valjeans."
23.
Singing Positive (1995) as Song ("Bring Him Home")
Follows the story of four members of the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus who are HIV positive.

Music (special)

24.
Champagne Charlie (1989) as Song ("Champagne Charlie")

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