Tag: composer

John Barry

(1933–2011) John Barry Prendergast, OBE Filmography as Composer: From Russia with Love 1963 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Daniela Bianchi     Goldfinger 1964 Director: Guy Hamilton Starring: Sean Connery, Honor Blackman     Thunderball 1965 Director: Terence Young Starring: Sean Connery, Claudine Auger     You Only…

Dave Grusin

(1934) Robert David Grusin Filmography as Composer: The Graduate 1967 Director: Mike Nichols Starring: Anne Bancroft, Dustin Hoffman     Murder by Death 1976 Director: Robert Moore Starring: Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote     Heaven Can Wait 1978 Director: Warren Beatty, Buck Henry Starring: Warren Beatty, Julie Christie    …

Dudley Moore

(1935–2002) Dudley Stuart John Moore, CBE Filmography as Actor: Foul Play 1978 Director: Colin Higgins Starring: Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase   Born April 19 1935 London (England) Died March 27 2002 Plainfield, NJ (USA) Cause of death Pneumonia Occupation Actor Composer Occupation Musician Pianist…

Cole Porter

(1891–1964) Cole Albert Porter Filmography as Composer: High Society 1956 Director: Charles Walters Starring: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly     Evil Under the Sun 1982 Director: Guy Hamilton Starring: Peter Ustinov, Maggie Smith   Born June 9 1891 Peru, IN (USA) Died October 15 1964 Santa…

Franz Waxman

(1906–1967) Franz Wachsmann Filmography as Composer: Rebecca 1940 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine     The Philadelphia Story 1940 Director: George Cukor Starring: Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn     Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 1941 Director: Victor Fleming Starring: Spencer Tracy, Ingrid Bergman     Suspicion…

Louis Armstrong

(1901–1971) Louis Daniel Armstrong Filmography as Actor: High Society 1956 Director: Charles Walters Starring: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly   Born August 4 1901 New Orleans, LA (USA) Died July 6 1971 New York, NY (USA) Cause of death Heart Failure…

Bernard Herrmann

(1911–1975) Max ‘Benny’ Herman Filmography as Composer: Citizen Kane 1941 Director: Orson Welles Starring: Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore     Vertigo 1958 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: James Stewart, Kim Novak     The Birds 1963 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Tippi Hedren, Rod Taylor     Marnie…

Noël Coward

(1899–1973) Sir Noël Peirce Coward Filmography as Writer: Burton and Taylor 2013 Director: Richard Laxton Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Dominic West     Filmography as Actor: Around the World in 80 Days 1956 Director: Michael Anderson Starring: David Niven, Cantinflas     Paris When It Sizzles…

Alberto Sordi

(1920–2003) Filmography as Actor: Mio figlio Nerone 1956 Director: Steno Starring: Alberto Sordi, Vittorio De Sica     I nuovi mostri 1977 Directors: D. Risi, E. Scola, M. Monicelli Starring: Vittorio Gassman, Ornella Muti   Born June 15 1920 Roma (Italia) Died February 24 2003 Roma (Italia) Cause of death…

Claude Debussy

(1862–1918) Achille-Claude Debussy Debussy in Film: Camille Claudel 1988 Director: Bruno Nuytten Starring: Isabelle Adjani, Gérard Depardieu   Born August 22 1862 Saint-Germain-en-Laye (France) Died March 25 1918 Paris (France) Cause of death Colorectal cancer Occupation Composer Musician Pianist Awards Prix de Rome Title…