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Joseph Kosma

Joseph Kosma



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Also Known As: Died: August 7, 1969
Born: October 22, 1905 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Budapest, HU Profession: Music ...


Cast (feature film)

Jenny (1936)

Music (feature film)

High Crimes (2002)
A happily married, successful female lawyer is shocked to learn that her husband has a hidden past as a classified military operative, and is accused of committing a heinous war crime. She must wrestle with her own doubts about his guilt as she defends him, with the help of a private investigator, i
Score, The (2001)
Nick Wells is ready to retire from crime. He''ll settle down with his girlfriend Diane and focus on running his legitimate business: a Montreal jazz club. But Max, his fence, friend and financial partner, has other plans for him. Persuading Nick to violate two of his most important rules- always work alone and never operate in the city where you live -Max teams him up with Jack Teller. A young, aggressive and talented thief, Jack needs Nick''s safe-cracking talents to make his first big score: a prize worth millions locked behind the walls of Montreal''s Custom''s House. It''s a volatile combination in which egos clash and sparks fly, but the thrill of the heist has a grip on all three men, who won''t give up no matter what the risk.
Sidewalks of New York (2001)
The romantic fates of seven New Yorkers interweave as their lives and loves ebb and flow to the pulsing rhythms of the city they share. Tommy is a "bridge-and-tunnel" guy who yearns for a stable relationship after his breakup with a longtime girlfriend. Tommy gets counseling from the macho Carpo, bu
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)
A visiting city reporter''''s assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire.
One Hundred and One Nights (1995)
A tribute to the movies as both collective memory and living art form as told through the reminiscences of a 100-year-old wheel-chair bound gentleman named Simon. Cinema. He lives in a splendid chateau whose every inch overflows with cinemabilia. Monsieur Cinema hires a young attractive film student
Le Testament du Docteur Cordelier (1990) as Music
Renoir attempts a retelling of Stevenson's classic tale.
Let's Get Lost (1988)
A James Dean lookalike pretty boy whose jazz trumpeting and melancholy crooning epitomized '50s cool, Chet Baker had become, when famed photographer Bruce Weber finally caught up with him after three decades of fandom, an alcoholic and a junkie. Weber and crew follow Baker on a year-long trek, from
Le Roi et l'oiseau (1981) as Songs
Aux fleurs de France (1981) as Music
Little Theatre of Jean Renoir, The (1969) as Music
Four stories about characters (a housewife, two tramps, a classical singer, and a betrayed husband) from all walks of life come together to form a whole.
Thank Heaven for Small Favors (1965) as Music
An aristocratic family is going broke and one of their eccentric members decides to rob church poor-boxes to find them money, thinking that it's a sign from God.
The Crime of Monsieur Lange (1964) as Composer
In the French Style (1963) as Music Composition
A beautiful art student is torn between her French boyfriend and her wealthy American father.
La poupée (1963) as Music
Magnificent Sinner (1963) as Music
A poor young schoolgirl charms the Tsar during a visit, and he takes her with him to the palace, but her little fantasy come true is cut short by the oncoming revolution.
The Elusive Corporal (1963) as Music
An upper-class corporal from Paris is captured by the Germans when they invade France in 1940. Assisted and accompanied by characters as diverse as a morose dairy farmer, a waiter, a myopic intellectual, a working-class Parisian, and a German dental assistant, the corporal tries to escape from prison camps, sometimes making it a few yards, sometimes reaching the French border.
Love and the Frenchwoman (1961) as Mus for "Childhood"
The seven stages in the life of a modern Frenchwomen are disclosed by seven directors in a comedic way.
Cat Shows Her Claws, The (1960) as Music
A female member of the French Resistance is suspected of betrayal, shot by her compatriots, and then rescued by Germans. In turn the Germans brainwash her and send her back as a spy, but their plans backfire.
Picnic on the Grass (1960)
Etienne Alexis, a candidate for president of the new Europe, is a scientist promoting artificial insemination for social betterment and therapy to eliminate passion. His wealthy household (his family owns chemical corporations that will profit from his ideas) is stiff, intellectual, and sterile. To celebrate his engagement to a German cousin, he hosts an aseptic picnic, where mother nature asserts herself. A shepherd's flute conjures a windstorm that throws Alexis together with the luscious Nénette, a farm lass who wants to have a baby but is unimpressed with men.
Tamango (1959)
A graphic portrayal of the horrors on a slave ship sailing from Africa. The captain takes a black woman as his mistress and a rebellion is sparked.
The Doctor's Dilemma (1959) as Music Composition
A woman tries to convince the medical profession to save her husband despite his lack of character.
Lady Chatterley's Lover (1959)
A filmed adaptation of D H Lawrence's racy classic.
Cat, The (1958) as Music
A French Woman joins the Resistance during WWII but is double-crossed by a German posing as a Swiss journalist.
Case of Dr. Laurent, The (1957) as Music
A countryside doctor in Francebecomes an advocate of natural childbirth and faces plenty of opposition from the medical community, as well as some of the villagers. But, when he finally is able to deliver a baby painlessly, he becomes a sort of local hero.
Louves, Les (1957) as Music
Main Street (1956)
A couple of friends decide to have a good time and play a trick on an unmarried woman. Therefore one of them has to pretend to fall in love with her.
Autumn Leaves (1956) as Composer
A woman falls for a younger man with severe mental problems.
That is the Dawn (1956)
A young doctor gets involved with the problems of the people on the island of Corsica. Committed to the workers, the doctor realizes he must make a stand against the exploitations of the island's leading factory owner.
Elena and Her Men (1956)
A countess falls in love with a Parisian general, but another officer pines for her.
Des Gens sans Importance (1955) as Music
An unhappy waitress starts an affair with a married truck driver.
No Exit (1955) as Music
A metaphysical tale of three ghosts--a weak-willed man, a sensual woman, and a lesbian--who find themselves confined inside a hotel room which leads to interpersonal bickering and rivalry.
Innocents in Paris (1953) as Music
A selection of passengers catch the plane from London for an early 1950's weekend in Paris. The Scotsman in his kilt, the elderly lady painter, the international negotiator, and the pretty young girl all find the city welcomes them and changes their lives in some way.
The Green Glove (1952) as Composer
A World War II veteran in France gets mixed up in murder while investigating a stolen treasure.
The Green Glove (1952) as Music
A World War II veteran in France gets mixed up in murder while investigating a stolen treasure.
Marie du Port, La (1950) as Music
Henri Chatelard is well in his forties, owns a restaurant and a cinema in the city, and appreciate women. When he meets Marie, a 18ish stronghead who just lost her father in a small fishermen village, it is not clear who is the hunter and who is the prey.
Les Portes de la nuit (1946) as Song ("Les Feuilles Mortes")
A Resistance fighter falls for a woman then learns that her brother had betrayed the movement.
Les Portes de la nuit (1946) as Music
A Resistance fighter falls for a woman then learns that her brother had betrayed the movement.
Children Of Paradise (1945) as Song
In 19th-Century Paris, four men with very different intentions court a sideshow performer.
Children Of Paradise (1945) as Music (Mime Sequences)
In 19th-Century Paris, four men with very different intentions court a sideshow performer.
Les visiteurs du soir (1942) as Songs
Two strangers dressed as minstrels arrive at a castle and are revealed to be emissaries of the devil.
The Rules of the Game (1939)
A famed flier pursues a married woman during a weekend at her husband's country estate.
La Marseillaise (1938) as Music Arranger
A news-reel like movie about early part of the Frensh Revolution, shown from the eyes of individual people, citizens of Marseille, counts in German exile and, of course the king Louis XVI, showing their own small problems.
La Bete Humaine (1938)
A railroad engineer enters an affair with his friend''''s amoral wife.
Temps des cerises, Le (1937) as Music
Grand Illusion (1937)
French POWs fight to escape their German captors during World War I.
Le Crime de Monsieur Lange (1936) as Song
A man and a woman arrive in a cafe-hotel near the belgian frontier. The customers recognize the man from the police's description. His name is Amedee Lange, he murdered Batala in Paris. His lady friend Valentine tells the whole story : Lange was an employee in Batala's little printing works. Batala was a real bastard, swindling every one, seducing female workers of Valentine's laundry... One day he fled to avoid facing his creditors, and the workers set up a cooperative to go on working. But the plot is less important that the description of the atmosphere just before the Popular Front.
Jenny (1936) as Music

Music (special)

Roger Williams: Pop Goes the Ivories (1999)
Pianist Roger Williams and his five-member band perform from the Sheldon Concert Hall in St. Louis, Missouri.

Music (short)

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