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Music (feature film)

3.
Fury (2014)
April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, and with a rookie soldier thrust into their platoon, Wardaddy and
4.
Gangster Squad (2013)
Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and - if he has his way - every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it all with the protection of not only his own paid goons, but also the police and the politicians who are under his control. It''s enough to intimidate even the bravest, street-hardened cop except, perhaps, for the small, secret crew of LAPD outsiders led by Sgt. John O''Mara and Jerry Wooters, who come together to try to tear Cohen''s world apart.
7.
Hitch (2005) as Song ("Amado Mio")
Alex "Hitch" Hitchens is a legendary--and deliberately anonymous--New York City "date doctor" who, for a fee, has helped countless men woo the women of their dreams. While coaching Albert, a meek accountant who is smitten with a glamorous celebrity, Allegra Cole, Hitch finally meets his match in the person of the gorgeous, whip-smart Sara Melas, a gossip columnist who follows Allegra''s every move. The ultimate professional bachelor, Hitch suddenly finds himself falling deliriously in love with Sarah, a reporter whose biggest scoop could very well be the unmasking of Manhattan''s most famous date doctor.
8.
Thirty Days Until I'm Famous (2004)
The story of Maggie Moreno, a tomboy whose brush with fate gives her an opportunity of a lifetime. Cole Thompson makes a bet with his boss that he can take any girl off the street and turn her into a pop star. Maggie accepts Cole's offer and after a long month of makeovers, voice and dance lessons,
9.
Normal (2003)
A husband and father of two announces to his family his plans to have a sex change, an event that will change all their lives forever.
10.
Tortilla Soup (2001) as Song ("Amado Mio")
Retired Mexican-American chef Martin Naranjo shares an L.A. home with his three gorgeous, but single, adult daughters. Though he long ago lost his ability to taste, Martin still lives to cook incredibly lavish dinners for his loved ones and to serve them in a family-style ritual at traditional sit-d
11.
Finding Forrester (2000) as Song ("Either It'S Love Or It Isn'T)
William Forrester, once a Pulitzer Prize winning novelist, now spends his days as a unkempt recluse who sits in his window spying on boys playing basketball in the schoolyard below. One of those boys, Jamal Wallace, is an exceptional athlete whose ticket out of the projects is only partially due to
12.
Analyze This (1999)
Paul Vitti, New York gang boss, is suffering from anxiety attacks. Embarrassed by this un-Mafia problem, he seeks help from a psychiatrist, Ben Sobel. Sobel isn''t keen to help him, but is persuaded. Vitti''s problems threaten to postpone Sobel''s wedding in Miami, and worse, there is a Mob conference coming up that Vitti may not be in strong enough psychological shape to attend.
13.
Big Swap, The (1997) as Song ("You Always Hurt The One You Love")
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.
14.
Senior Prom (1959) as Composer
Boys from opposite sides of the tracks vie to take a pretty senior to the prom.
15.
The Houston Story (1956) as Composer
A Texas oil driller schemes to steal millions of dollars in oil.
16.
The Last Frontier (1956) as Composer
A backwoodsman signs on as scout for a remote Army fort.
17.
Bring Your Smile Along (1955) as Composer
A New England schoolteacher goes to New York to become a songwriter.
18.
Miss Sadie Thompson (1954) as Composer
A moralist sets out to reform the legendary South Seas floozy.
19.
Okinawa (1952) as Composer
(War ''52,BW). Pat O''Brien, Cameron Mitchell, Richard Denning, Rhys Williams, James Dobson, Richard Benedict, Alvy Moore. The gun crew of a destroyer stationed off Okinawa duke it out with the Japanese during the Pacific Campaign of WWII.
20.
Purple Heart Diary (1951) as Composer
21.
Between Midnight and Dawn (1950) as Composer
Police patrolmen are stalked by a vengeful mobster escaped from prison.
22.
The Fuller Brush Girl (1950) as Composer
A daffy door-to-door saleswoman blunders into a murder investigation.
23.
The Traveling Saleswoman (1950) as Composer
24.
Challenge of the Range (1949) as Composer
25.
Holiday in Havana (1949) as Composer
26.
Make Believe Ballroom (1949) as Composer
27.
Ladies of the Chorus (1949) as Composer
A one-time burlesque star tries to shield her daughter so she can marry a nice young man.
28.
Slightly French (1949) as Composer
An out-of-work movie director turns a carnival girl into a French heiress to make her a star.
29.
Home in San Antone (1949) as Composer
30.
Mary Lou (1948) as Composer
31.
The Strawberry Roan (1948) as Composer
Young Joe is paralyzed as he is bucked by a wild horse, a strawberry roan. Angered, his father, Walt, tries to shoot the horse but is stopped by his foreman, Gene Autry. The roan escapes and Autry, told to leave the ranch by Walt, finds and trains the horse, now named Champ, in hopes that by returning it to Joe it will provide him with the will to overcome his disability.
32.
Port Said (1948) as Composer
33.
Glamour Girl (1948) as Composer
34.
I Surrender Dear (1948) as Composer
35.
Singin' Spurs (1948) as Composer
36.
The Lady from Shanghai (1948) as Composer
A romantic drifter gets caught between a corrupt tycoon and his voluptuous wife.
37.
Lulu Belle (1948) as Composer
38.
The Arkansas Swing (1948) as Composer
39.
Song of Idaho (1948) as Composer
40.
Smoky River Serenade (1947) as Composer
41.
The Lone Hand Texan (1947) as Composer
42.
The Last Round-Up (1947) as Composer
Gene Autry (Gene Autry) attempts to arrange that both the Indians and ranchers, scheduled to be driven from their land by Mesa City's mew aqueduct, benefit from the deal, which is opposed by town banker Mason (Ralph Morgan.) Mason stirs up the Indians against Gene but, with help from school teacher Carol (Jean Heather), Gene is able to expose Mason's schemes.
43.
Down to Earth (1947) as Composer
The goddess of the dance comes to Earth to take over a musical lampooning the gods.
44.
Variety Girl (1947) as Composer
Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, exchange identities, and cause comic confusion (with slapstick interludes) throughout the Paramount studio.
45.
Cigarette Girl (1947) as Composer
Boy (Jimmy Lloyd) meets Girl (Leslie Brooks.) Boy tells Girl he is an oil company president and she tells him she is a popular night club singer. Boy and Girl are telling each other little white lies. But, via some contrived plot complications, Boy becomes a tycoon and the former night club cigarette-selling Girl becomes the Cinderella of Broadway, singing with the Russ Morgan Orchestra. Boy and Girl tell each other they are still more comfortable just being their humble selves. Girl neglects to tell Boy that her singing has been dubbed.
46.
Rose of Santa Rosa (1947) as Composer
Angry because his father, Don Manuel Ortega (Fortunio Bonanova), had arranged a marriage with a girl he has never met, Dolores de Garfias (Patricia Barry as Patricia White), Ramon Ortega (Eduardo Noreiga), despite the threat of being disinherited, becomes an entertainer at a local night club. His father uses his influence and has the club closed. Ramon goes to Santa Rosa and helps a beautiful senorita, Rose, open her new night club, and falls in love with her. When his father arrives, Ramon learns that "his" Rose is the Dolores his father wanted him to marry in the first place.
47.
Swing the Western Way (1947) as Composer
48.
When a Girl's Beautiful (1947) as Composer
An advertising man has to come with "the perfect woman" for an ad campaign. He puts together a picture of a woman from a composite of several photos, to get an idea of the kind of woman he should look for. His boss sees it, thinks that it is an actual woman, and orders him to find her and use her in the campaign.
49.
Two Blondes and a Redhead (1947) as Composer
Socialite Cathy Abbott (Jean Porter) is working in the chorus of a Broadway show instead of being enrolled at an exclusive girl's school as her parents (Regina Wallace and Douglas Wood) think. When the show closes, she brings two of her chorus friends, Patti Calhoun (June Preisser) and Vicki Adams (Judy Clark), home with her. In addition to trying to make her friends acceptable to the snooty society of which her family is part, she is also being blackmailed by a rival. She and her two friends win over the blue-bloods with a couple of chorus routines, and she discloses she will be marrying the butler, Tommy Randell (Jimmy Lloyd), rather than the pompous Freddie Ainsley (Rick Vallin).
50.
Sweet Genevieve (1947) as Composer
51.
Little Miss Broadway (1947) as Composer
Judy Gibson (Jean Porter), upon leaving finishing school, goes to meet her relatives, whom she believes to be wealthy and socially prominent. Actually, ther are penniless Broadway characters and, in order to avoid Judy learning the truth, they take possession of a Long Island mansion owned by a thief presently doing time in Sing Sing. Judy arrives with her fiance Dick Nichols (John Shelton) and his father (Douglas Wood), an industrialist who tries to sell worthless stock to Judy's family in order to bolster his shaky fiancial status. They give him $200,000, part of the stashed loot they found belonging to the home-owner thief. The latter escapes from prison. Complications arise. Jerry Wald and his band provide music for Jean Porter's singing, and pert-'n-pretty Porter, as usual, carries the show.
52.
The Guilt of Janet Ames (1947) as Composer
A hard-drinking reporter tries to help the embittered widow of the soldier who had saved his life during the war.
53.
Dead Reckoning (1947) as Composer
A tough veteran sets out to solve his war buddy's murder.
54.
The Corpse Came C.O.D. (1947) as Composer
Romantically involved reporters compete to solve a murder on a famous actress'''' estate.
55.
Lone Star Moonlight (1946) as Composer
Returning G.I. Curt Norton (Ken Curtis), owner of a radio station, finds his father Amos (Guy Kibbee) has allowed the station to run down and has squandered Curt's money in bad investments in war-surplus material. Eddie Jackson (Robert Stevens), who owns the rival station, is also attracted to Curt's sweetheart Jean White (Joan Barton). When Curt and the Hoosier Hotshots (Ken Trietsch, Paul Trietsch, Gil Taylor and Charles Ward) successfully stage an auction to raise money, Eddie hires Mimi (Claudia Drake) to claim that Curt married her in France.
56.
Meet Me on Broadway (1946) as Composer
When his career crashes and burns, a director tries to come back staging country club shows.
57.
Perilous Holiday (1946) as Composer
Based on a "serial" story by Robert Carson that ran in the Saturday Evening Post, this tale of an international counterfeiting-ring operating in Mexico starts with Patrick Nevil (Pat O'Brien)viewed as a suspicious character by newspaper woman Agnes Stuart (Ruth Warrick), who is working on a story to expose racketeering night-club owner Doc Lilley (Alan Hale.) She searches Lilley's home and finds the counterfeiting plates and thinks Nevil is part of the gang.
58.
Singin' in the Corn (1946) as Composer
Judy McCoy (Judy Canova), a fortune teller with a circus, learns she has inherited some property and heads west to collect. When she arrives in the desert ghost town, she learns that a stipulation in the will is that she has to return the property to the rightful owners, an Indian tribe, before she gets the remaining inheritance. A gambling ring, led by Honest John Richards (Alan Bridge), will gain possession of the town if it is not returned to the Indians. The latter believe the town is haunted, because of the schemes of Honest John, and do not want it.
59.
Singing on the Trail (1946) as Composer
60.
Swing Parade of 1946 (1946) as Composer
Carol Lawrence (Gale Storm), an aspiring singer, goes to a new night club owned by Danny Warren (Phil Regan), whose father Daniel Warren (Russell Hicks) doesn't approve of the club and wants Danny to join him in the family business. Carol is suspected of being a process server and is thrown out of the club. An extremely long arm of coincidence leads her to the elder Warren's office and he hires her as a process server. She returns but gets a singing job this time so foregoes serving the cease-and-desist notice. The Three Stooges are on hand as waiters and Connee Boswell, Louis Jordan, Will Osborne and Mary Treen provide the music and songs in addition to Gale Storn on "Oh, Buddy" and "On the Sunny Side of the Street."
61.
Betty Co-ed (1946) as Composer
A fore-runner and a semi- slight version of "Take Care of My Little Girl" from Sam Katzman, but pert-and-pretty Jean Porter had a knack for making Katzman's pictures look better than they were. Here, she (as Joanne Leeds), interrupts her carnival singing career to enroll as a freshman at Upton College. She quickly encounters the snobbery of the sorority girls because of her background. But the sorority is reorganized on democratic principles and she is invited to join, although it is never made too clear why she would want to join this group of airheads anyway.
62.
Talk About a Lady (1946) as Composer
63.
Sing While You Dance (1946) as Composer
A struggling lyricist befriends a composer''''s widow.
64.
It's Great to Be Young (1946) as Composer
Ricky Malone (Jimmy Lloyd), Spud Winters (Bob Haymes AS Robert Stanton and not Kirby Grant as Robert Stanton, since Grant hadn't used that name in over five years, but I digress) and some other returning G.I.'s are trying to break into show business by the old summer resort resort. Terry (Leslie Brooks and she needs no number since she was in films 40 years before Leslie Brooks (I) directed his one-and-only film), a runaway daughter of a big producer who is trying to stifle her show-biz career, hires on as the (dubbed) singer.
65.
Gilda (1946) as Composer
A gambler discovers an old flame in South America, but she's married to his new boss.
66.
People Are Funny (1946) as Composer
A comedy based on NBC's "People Are Funny" radio (and later television) program with Art Linkletter with a fictional story of how the program came to be on a national network from its humble beginning at a Nevada radio station. Jack Haley is a producer with only half-rights to the program while Ozzie Nelson and Helen Walker are the radio writers and supply the romance. Rudy Vallee, always able to burlesque himself intentional and, quite often, unintentional, is the owner of the sought-after sponsoring company. Frances Langford, as herself, sings "I'm in the Mood for Love" while the Vagabonds quartet (billed 12th and last) chimes in on "Angeline" and "The Old Square Dance is Back Again."
67.
The Thrill of Brazil (1946) as Composer
A theater producer is torn between his leading lady and his ex-wife while staging a show in Rio.
68.
I Love a Bandleader (1945) as Composer
An amnesiac thinks he''''s a popular bandleader.
69.
Sing Me a Song of Texas (1945) as Composer
70.
Campus Rhythm (1943) as Composer
A radio singer escapes her managers to attend college incognito.
71.
Johnny Doughboy (1942) as Composer
72.
Ice-Capades Revue (1942) as Composer
73.
That's Right--You're Wrong (1939) as Composer
A band leader has to overcome a film studio head''''s hatred to make it on the big screen.

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