Tag: composer

Gustav Mahler

(1860–1911) Filmography as Composer: Morte a Venezia 1971 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Dirk Bogarde, Silvana Mangano   Born July 7 1860 Kaliště (Czech Republic) Died May 18 1911 Vienna (Austria) Cause of death Sepsis Occupation Composer Conductor

Nino Rota

(1911–1979) Giovanni Rota Rinaldi Filmography as Composer: La Strada 1954 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Giulietta Masina, Anthony Quinn     Senso 1954 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Alida Valli, Farley Granger     War and Peace 1956 Director: King Vidor Starring:…

Simon MacCorkindale

(1952–2010) Simon Charles Pendered MacCorkindale Filmography as Actor: Jesus of Nazareth 1977 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Robert Powell, Olivia Hussey     Death on the Nile 1978 Director: John Guillermin Starring: Peter Ustinov, Mia Farrow   Born February 12 1952 Ely (England) Died…

Jacques Offenbach

(1819–1880) Jacob Offenbach “Le Petit Mozart des Champs-Élysées” Offenbach in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Musique aux Tuileries 1862 National Gallery, London     Filmography as Composer: Ludwig 1972 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Helmut Berger, Romy Schneider   Born June 20 1819…

Georges Delerue

(1925–1992) Filmography as Composer: Le Mépris 1963 Director: Jean-Luc Godard Starring: Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli     A Man for All Seasons 1966 Director: Fred Zinnemann Starring: Paul Scofield, Wendy Hiller     Anne of the Thousand Days 1969 Director:…

Henry Mancini

(1924–1994) Enrico Nicola Mancini Filmography as Composer: Breakfast at Tiffany’s 1961 Director: Blake Edwards Starring: Audrey Hepburn, George Peppard     Charade 1963 Director: Stanley Donen Starring: Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn     The Pink Panther 1963 Director: Blake Edwards Starring: David Niven, Peter Sellers    …

Victor Young

(1900–1956) Filmography as Composer: Samson and Delilah 1949 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature     Roman Holiday 1953 Director: William Wyler Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Gregory Peck     Three Coins in the Fountain 1954 Director: Jean…

Elmer Bernstein

(1922–2004) Filmography as Composer: The Ten Commandments 1956 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner     The Age of Innocence 1993 Director: Martin Scorsese Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Michelle Pfeiffer   Born April 4 1922 New York, NY (USA) Died August…

Alex North

(1910–1991) Isadore Soifer Filmography as Composer: A Streetcar Named Desire 1951 Director: Elia Kazan Starring: Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando     Désirée 1954 Director: Henry Koster Cast: Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons     Spartacus 1960 Director: Stanley Kubrick Starring: Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier…

Jerry Goldsmith

(1929–2004) Jerrald King Goldsmith Filmography as Composer: The Agony and the Ecstasy 1965 Director: Carol Reed Starring: Charlton Heston, Rex Harrison     Chinatown 1974 Director: Roman Polanski Starring: Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway     First Knight 1995 Director: Jerry Zucker Starring: Sean…