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Shelly Manne

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Cast (feature film)

Man who Loved Women, The (1983)
David Fowler has two passions, sculpting and women, and he is quite successful in both departments until now. David finds that his insatiable hunger for women begins to render him socially, artistically and finally, sexually impotent. His desperate inner struggle drives him to the couch of an attra
Willie & Phil (1980)
Intellectual Jewish teacher Willie meets the outgoing Italian-American fashion photographer Phil at a screening of Jules and Jim and the two instantly become good friends. When they meet Jeanette, who has moved to New York from the South, the duo becomes a threesome. A romantic triangle results and
California Suite (1978)
Four sets of guests at a posh hotel face personal crises.
Wild and Wonderful (1964) as Musician
Cognac, a pampered poodle and popular star on French television, creates marital problems for his pretty owner Giselle when he becomes jealous of her new husband.
The Gene Krupa Story (1960) as Davey Tough
Legendary jazz musician Gene Krupa faces highs and lows along the path of his life.
The Subterraneans (1960) as Herself
The Five Pennies (1959) as Dave Tough
Loring "Red" Nichols is a cornet-playing country boy who goes to New York in the 1920s full of musical ambition and principles. He gets a job playing in Wil Paradise's band, but quits to pursue his dream of playing Dixieland jazz. He forms the "Five Pennies" which features his wife, Bobbie, as vocalist. At the peak of his fame, Red and Bobbie's daughter, Dorothy, develops polio. Red quits the music business to move to Los Angeles where the climate is better for Dorothy. As Dorothy becomes a young teen, she learns of her father's musical past, and he is persuaded to open a small nightclub which is failing until some noted names from his past come to help out.
I Want to Live! (1958) as
True story of the small-time lady crook who fought to escape the gas chamber.
The Man with the Golden Arm (1956) as Himself
A junkie must face his true self to kick his drug addiction.

Music (feature film)

Trader Horn (1973)
An experienced African explorer protects a young widow from wild beasts and hostile natives.
The Trial of the Catonsville Nine (1972) as Music
Based on trial of Father Daniel Berrigan and eight other Vietnam War protesters who burned draft records, this film examines the motives of war protesters of the time.
Shinbone Alley (1971) as Featuring, on drums
A newspaperman jumps in the river to drown himself. He reappears as a cockroach, who finds he can still type by jumping up and down on the keys of a typewriter. He is in love with Mehitabel, the office cat. He writes poetry to her, and tries to keep her on the straight and narrow. Big Bill the Alley tom cat is Mehit's heart-throb, and Archy's nemesis. She has kittens, and archy declares war in a George Herriman sequence.
Young Billy Young (1969) as Composer
A mysterious stranger bent on revenge helps out a young gunfighter.
Young Billy Young (1969) as Music
A mysterious stranger bent on revenge helps out a young gunfighter.
The Young Sinner (1965) as Music
Clarence, the Cross-Eyed Lion (1965) as Main titl mus
Animal doctors fight to protect the wildlife of Africa.
Too Late Blues (1962) as Played by
A jazz artist sells out when he falls for a beautiful singer.
Barefoot Adventure (1960) as Performed by
The North Shore of Oahu highlights this tour of great surfing beaches, featuring new narration recorded 30 years after the film was completed.
The Proper Time (1960) as Music Composition and Conducting
Porgy and Bess (1959) as Instrumentals
In this legendary Gershwin opera set among the black residents of a fishing village in 1912 South Carolina, Bess - a woman with a disreputable history - tries to break free from her brutish lover Crown after he becomes wanted for murder. The only person willing to overlook her past and offer her shelter is the crippled Porgy. Their relationship is threatened by the disapproval of the townspeople, the presence of her old drug supplier Sportin' Life - and the threatened return of Crown.
T-Bird Gang (1959) as Orig score by
The Littlest Hobo (1958) as Musician: Percussion
Buddy Hart, Wendy Stuart, Carlyle Mitchell, Howard Hoffman, Robert Kline. London, a freight car riding canine, rescues Fleecie the lamb from an untimely end in a slaughterhouse. After this exciting experience, they wander on to the grounds of the governor''s estate where they inspire the governor''s paralyzed daughter to walk.
Hot Rod Rumble (1957) as Drums
Arny (Richard Hartunian) joins a hot rod club, but his eccentric mannerisms (a Marlon Brando rip-off performance from "The Wild One" by look-alike Hartunian) make him unpopular. At a party, Terry (Leigh Snowden) rebukes him for his coarseness and centers her attantion on another boy. A fight between the two men is stopped by Jim Lawrence (Brett Halsey), but Ray Johnson (Wright King), pretending friendship with Arny, keeps the antagonism going and tries to win Terry for himself. Driving home, Hank and Terry are harassed by a hot rod which they think is driver by Arny. Swerving to avaid a collision, they are thrown from the car, and Hank is killed and Terry badly injured and unconscious. Ray, the actual driver of the hot rod, carries Terry to his car, but frightned by approaching vehicles, he returns her to the wreckage and flees. All, including Terry, blane Arny for the wreck, but there is no proof. Vindictive club members destroy Arny's car and beat him mercilessly. He rebuild his car for the big race. Terry goes to the race with Ray and, in his car she finds an earring she lost in the accident and realizes it was Ray who drove the fatal car. Arny wins the race, sour disposition and all, wins the race and Terry forces Ray to admit the truth about the wreck.
The Man with the Golden Arm (1956) as With
A junkie must face his true self to kick his drug addiction.

Film Production - Main (feature film)

The Man with the Golden Arm (1956) as Technical Advisor
A junkie must face his true self to kick his drug addiction.

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