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Howard Jackson

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Cast (feature film)

Dizzy Dames (1935) as

Music (feature film)

Black Gold (1963) as Music
During the 1920s Oklahoma oil boom, friends become rivals over oil and a beautiful woman.
Merrill's Marauders (1962) as Music
A grizzled U.S. general leads his men against the Japanese in Burma during World War II.
House of Women (1962) as Music
A young woman is wrongly implicated in a crime and sent to prison for five years.
When the Girls Take Over (1962) as Mus cond
Gold of the Seven Saints (1961) as Music
Two trappers fight to protect their gold from outlaws.
Claudelle Inglish (1961) as Music
A defiant Southern girl marries a poor dirt farmer instead of the wealthy landowner her mother picked out.
Sergeant Rutledge (1960) as Music
A 19th-century lawyer tries to clear a black man of rape and murder charges.
The Lost World (1960) as Orchestration
A professor leads an expedition of scientists and adventurers deep in the Amazonian jungle to verify that dinosaurs still live there.
Yellowstone Kelly (1959) as Mus cond
A trapper gets caught between his young assistant and a beautiful Arapaho woman.
Cry Terror! (1958) as Music
A mad bomber holds an innocent family hostage.
Manhunt in the Jungle (1958) as Music
An adventure film depicting the 1928 search for missing Col. P. H. Fawcett.
Manhunt in the Jungle (1958) as Composer
An adventure film depicting the 1928 search for missing Col. P. H. Fawcett.
Forbidden Desert (1957) as Music
Run for Cover (1955) as Composer
An ex-convict trying to go straight gets caught up in a train robbery.
Run for Cover (1955) as Music Score
An ex-convict trying to go straight gets caught up in a train robbery.
Wakamba (1955) as Music
Tobor the Great (1954) as Music
As projected here, a thinly-disguised NASA, working with nuclear rockets, is ready for manned flights in the mid-fifties...but Dr. Ralph Harrison doesn't think so, and resigns in protest. Colleague Prof. Nordstrom promptly enlists his aid in developing an alternative robot Spaceman! Naturally, foreign spies are keenly interested... Uses documentary footage of early space research.
Count the Hours (1953) as Mus assoc
A lawyer defends a migrant worker in a sensational murder trial.
Appointment in Honduras (1953) as Mus assoc
Lullaby of Broadway (1951) as Orchestration
A star's former servants try to keep her daughter from learning of her fate.
Johnny One-Eye (1950) as Assoc
Big-time racketeer Martin Martin (Pat O'Brien), on the eve of his projected move into New York politics, barely escapes the District Attorney's men who attempt to arrest him for a murder committed five-years earlier by Martin and his former partner Dane Cory (Wayne Morris.) Martin, who knows that Cory has copped a plea with the D.A. to save himself, arranges a meeting. At the meeting, Cory's henchman, Cute Freddie (Harry Bronson), shoots Martin and the latter kills Freddie. Cory hides in the Greenwich Village apartment of his girl friend, burlesque queen Lily White (Dolores Moran.) With them is Lily's six-year-old daughter, Elsie (Gayle Reed), and her dog Skipper. Martin trails Cory, but weakened by his bullet wound, is forced to seek refuge in an abandoned building next to Lily's. Bad-to-the-bone Cory kicks Skipper and the dog finds shelter with Martin, where Elsie finds them sleeping. Martin is charmed by Elsie and the dog, whom he names Johnny One-Eye, and takes the animal to a vet (Donald Woods) who can't help the dog but does take the bullet slug out of Martin. Barely eluding capture, Martin returns to the building where Elsie tells him she is Lily's daughter, and that Cory is hiding in their house. Later Cory follows Elsie to where Martin is hiding. She is caught in the line of fire and, to save her, Martin exposes himself for a fatal wound from Cory but not before he kills Cory. His last words to a policeman are: "Buy Elsie another dog, and make sure he has two good eyes."
Million Dollar Weekend (1948) as Orchestration
Club Havana (1945) as Music Director
How Doooo You Do!!! (1945) as Music Director
The Negro Soldier (1944) as Mr. Tiomkin's staff
Documentary cameras capture the contributions of African-American soldiers during World War II.
The Negro Soldier (1944) as Music Composition
Documentary cameras capture the contributions of African-American soldiers during World War II.
Bullet Scars (1942) as Music
Hoods kidnap an honest doctor to patch up one of their own.
Wild Bill Hickok Rides (1942) as Music
The Western hero takes on a ruthless land baron whose henchmen killed his best friend.
Bad Men of Missouri (1941) as Music
The Younger Brothers become outlaws to fight off carpetbaggers.
Law of the Tropics (1941) as Music
A night-club singer on the lam marries a South American rubber planter to escape the law.
You're in the Army Now (1941) as Music
Two incompetent door-to-door salesmen enlist by accident.
The Body Disappears (1941) as Music
A scientist''''s invisibility formula gets him in trouble with the police.
Three Sons O'Guns (1941) as Music
Three reckless brothers dodge the draft then sign up and become men.
River's End (1940) as Music Director
In the Canadian wilderness, an accused murderer takes the place of a dead Mountie.
River's End (1940) as Music
In the Canadian wilderness, an accused murderer takes the place of a dead Mountie.
Torchy Runs for Mayor (1939) as Music
After digging up the dirt on local politicians, a newswoman decides to run for office.
Pride of the Blue Grass (1939) as Music
A jockey trains a blind horse for the Grand National.
Cowboy Quarterback (1939) as Music
A football scout tries to get a legendary runner back into the game.
City in Terror (1939) as Music
Family who witness a murder are pursued by gangsters.
Devil's Squadron (1936) as Music Director
Counterfeit (1936) as Music Director
Lady of Secrets (1936) as Music Director
And So They Were Married (1936) as Music Director
The children of a divorcee and a widower try to keep their parents apart.
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) as Music Director
When he inherits a fortune, a small-town poet has to deal with the corruption of city life.
The King Steps Out (1936) as Music Score
A young woman saves her sister from marriage to an emperor that she doesn''''t love.
The Music Goes 'Round (1936) as Music Director
Meet Nero Wolfe (1936) as Music Director
The Old Homestead (1935) as Music Arrangement
Dizzy Dames (1935) as Music Score
The Old Homestead (1935) as Composer
The Lone Wolf Returns (1935) as Music Director
Dizzy Dames (1935) as Composer
Beloved (1934) as Music Score
I Give My Love (1934) as Orchestration
Wake Up and Dream (1934) as Addl mus and orch
Glamour (1934) as Music Score
Ambitious chorus girl Linda Fayne (Constance Cummings)achieves a friendship with successful composer Victor Banki (Paul Lukas), who writes a song for her and gets her in an Ibsen (Joseph Cawthorn) show where she is a hit. Fame, romance and marriage to Victor, and a baby follows. Linda is attracted to Lorenzo Valenti (Philip Reed as Phillip Reed), whom she discovered in a Bohemian cafe and persuades Ibsen to give him a job in her show. She and Valenti have an affair and Victor consents to a divorce. The locale shifts to London where Valenti's success and life style parallels Linda's rise to fame. Disillusioned, she returns to New York where tragedy awaits. The child dies and Victor has lost his ability, but Linda spurns Valenti's cable asking her to return to him, and she and Victor chart a new course in life.
Sing Sinner Sing (1933) as Composer
The Great Gabbo (1930) as Music Director
For the ventriloquist Gabbo his wooden dummy Otto is the only means of expression. When he starts relying more and more on Otto, he starts going mad.
Hello Sister (1930) as Music Arrangement
Hearts in Dixie (1929) as Composer
Broadway (1929) as Synchronization & score
Sunnyside Up (1929) as Music Director
Molly and Bee, sweet young 'working girls,' live in a cheap room over a New York grocery store. Molly's idol, wealthy Jack Cromwell, lives in a Long Island mansion but is markedly less happy, since his fiancée Jane won't discourage her other admirers. Fleeing in his car, Jack ends up in an urban block party where he meets you-know-who.

Music (special)

Girl on the Run (1958) as Music
The second of two pilot films for "77 Sunset Strip" (see also "Anything for Money"). The exploits of Stuart Bailey, a veteran of the Office of Strategic Services, turned two-fisted private detective. In the pilot episode, Bailey attempts to find Kathy Allen, a cabaret singer who witnessed the murd

Music (short)

Beauty and the Bull (1954)
In this short film, a group of models attend a bullfight. Vitaphone Release 2454A.
Beauty and the Bull (1954)
In this short film, a group of models attend a bullfight. Vitaphone Release 2454A.
Cruise of the Zaca (1952)
In this short film, Erroll Flynn takes a group of scientists on an expedition aboard his schooner, The Zaca. Vitaphone Release 2175A.
Desert Killer (1952)
In this short film, a hunter tracks a sheep-killing cougar. Vitaphone Release 2222A.
The Little Archer (1949)
A four year old practices to become an expert archer and hunter in this short film. Vitaphone Release 1794A.
So You Want To Be On The Radio (1948)
In this comedic short, Joe McDoakes is behind the eight ball once again when he is the winner on a radio show. Vitaphone Release 1737A.
Hollywood Wonderland (1947)
In this short film, tour guides take visitors on a promotional guide of Warner Brothers'''' studios.
Are Animals Actors? (1945)
This short film takes a look at various animal acts training and working in Hollywood.
Law of the Badlands (1945)
A cavalry officer is framed for a murder and seeks vengeance in this short film. Vitaphone Release 1327A.
Adventures In South America (1945)
This short film explores various areas of South America, focusing on the people of Peru and Bolivia. Vitaphone Release 1460A.
Frontier Days (1945)
In this short film, a sheriff and a U.S. marshal bring law and order to a frontier community terrorized by a gang and Native Americans. Vitaphone Release 1375A.
Gun to Gun (1944)
This short western focuses on a ranch owner who must deal with corrupt officials over a cattle transaction.
Gun to Gun (1944)
This short western focuses on a ranch owner who must deal with corrupt officials over a cattle transaction.
Roaring Guns (1944)
In this short film, farmers take up arms against miners whose operations are destroying their farms. Vitaphone Release 1183A.
Wells Fargo Days (1944)
In this short western, a gunman attempts to avoid trouble in a new town. Vitaphone Release 1226A.
The Rear Gunner (1943)
This short film, produced in cooperation with the U.S. War Department, focuses on a small-town Kansas boy who fulfills his dream of becoming a tail gunner in a bomber. Vitaphone Release 1111A.
Oklahoma Outlaws (1943)
In this Western short, a gang of outlaws threatens a family. Vitaphone Release 1145A.
The Voice That Thrilled the World (1943)
This short film traces the history of sound in the movies, featuring snippets from early sound pictures. Vitaphone Release 1179A.
Wagon Wheels West (1943)
In this short film, a U.S. marshal seeks vengeance against the man who killed his father. Vitaphone Release 1147A.
Know Your Ally: Britain (1943) as Music Composition
Documentary cameras capture the British character and reveal how they got involved in World War II.
Men of the Sky (1942)
This short film, produced in cooperation with the U.S. Army Air Force during WWII, focuses on a group of fledgling pilots receiving their wings. Vitaphone Release 1017-1018A.
Beyond the Line of Duty (1942)
This short film focuses on the training and missions of Army Air Corps Captain Hewett T. Wheless. Vitaphone Release 1064-1065A
March On America! (1942)
This short film was aimed at boosting American morale during WWII by providing an overview of American history. Vitaphone Release 950-951A.
Calling All Girls (1942)
This short film presents the process that studios use to select girls to be members of the chorus line in movie musicals. Vitaphone Releases 655A, 658A.
Lions for Sale (1941)
This short film takes a look at a lion farm in California, in which lions are trained to be circus performers. Vitaphone Release 356A.
The Tanks Are Coming (1941)
This educational short, produced in cooperation with the United States Army, focuses on the status of battle tanks and training in the U.S. Army. Vitaphone Release 496-497A.
Spills for Thrills (1940)
This short film pays tribute to Hollywood''''s stunt men and women with clips of difficult stunts on land and in the air. Vitaphone Release 9793-9794.
March On, Marines (1940)
Short film that was used to boost U.S. public morale and draw interest to the marines due to the inevitable conflict of WWII. Vitaphone Release 9954-9955.
The Flag of Humanity (1940)
This short film focuses on how Clara Barton helped found the American Red Cross. Vitaphone Release 9889-9890.
The Lady and the Lug (1940)
In this comedic short, a reporter wins a boxer''''s contract and decides to stage a fight. Vitaphone Release 9860-9861.
Old Hickory (1940)
This short film presents four key incidents in the public life of Andrew Jackson. Vitaphone Release 9590-9591.
Famous Movie Dogs (1940)
Well known canine performers of the 1930s, including Asta from the Thin Man series, vie for a part in an upcoming movie in this short film. Vitaphone Release 9686.
Meet The Fleet (1940)
This short film, produced in cooperation with the U.S. Navy, focuses on three recruits undergoing bootcamp training. Vitaphone Release 27-28A.
Short subject on the part that the pony express played during the election of President Lincoln and the news of the Civil War.
Wild Boar Hunt (1940)
This short film focuses on Howard Hill, the "World's Greatest Archer". Vitaphone Release 9715.
Alex in Wonderland (1940)
In this comedic short, things take a turn for the worse when an unwanted relative comes to visit his sister in the city.
The Bill of Rights (1939)
This short film dramatizes the birth of the American Bill of Rights. Vitaphone Release 9300-9301.
Slapsie Maxie's (1939)
In this comedic short, a waiter accidentally knocks out a boxing champion leading to a humorous "rematch." Vitaphone Release 9384-9385.
Quiet, Please (1939)
In this short film, a temperamental film director has a tendency of changing his films in the middle of production. Vitaphone Release 9240-9241.
Lincoln in the White House (1939)
This short film chronicles Abraham Lincoln''''s presidency, from his inauguration through his delivery of the Gettysburg Address. Vitaphone Release 9023-9024.
The Monroe Doctrine (1939)
This short historical film focuses on the creation of the Monroe Doctrine. Vitaphone Release 9436-9437.
The Man Without a Country (1937)
This short film focuses on a disgraced U.S. army officer. Vitaphone Release 8369-8370.
Romance Road (1937)
In this short film, a RCMP sergeant must mediate a land rights dispute between an advancing railroad construction gang and French Canadian trappers in the rugged Northwest Territory of Canada. Vitaphone Release 8179-8180.
Romance of Louisiana (1937)
This short film tells the story of the Louisiana Purchase.
Little Pioneer (1937)
A young girl has several adventures in South Africa in this short film. Vitaphone Release 8157-8158.
A Day at Santa Anita (1937)
In this short film, an orphaned horse-trainer''''s daughter has made a bond with a horse that needs her presence to win races. Vitaphone Release 8071-8072.
The Littlest Diplomat (1937)
In this short film, a young girl helps negotiate a diplomatic truce in India. Vitaphone Release 7948-7949.
Okay, José (1935)
A salesman must find and capture a notorious Mexican bandit in this comedic short. Vitaphone Release 7071-7072.

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