Carmen Dragon

Composer
Academy Award winner Carmen Dragon built himself an incredible career as a musician. Dragon began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like "Mr. Winkle Goes to War" (1944), "The Strange Woman" ... Read more »
Born: 07/28/1914 in Antioch, California, USA

Filmography

Music (14)

Slipstream 2007 (Movie)

("No Never (From Invasion Of The Body Snatchers)") (Song)

Go 1999 (Movie)

("Hark the Herald Angels Sing") (Song)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

At Gunpoint 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

Lovely to Look At 1951 (Movie)

music director (Music)

Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye 1950 (Movie)

(Music)

The Time of Your Life 1948 (Movie)

(Music)

The Kid From Brooklyn 1945 (Movie)

music director (Music)

Dishonored Lady (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Mr. Winkle Goes to War (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Night into Morning (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The Law and the Lady (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The Strange Woman (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Young Widow (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))
Actor (1)

The In-Laws 1979 (Movie)

Carmen Dragon (Actor)

Biography

Academy Award winner Carmen Dragon built himself an incredible career as a musician. Dragon began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like "Mr. Winkle Goes to War" (1944), "The Strange Woman" (1946) and "Young Widow" (1946). His music also appeared in "Dishonored Lady" (1947) and "Out of the Blue" (1947). In the forties and the fifties, Dragon's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like the dramatic adaptation "The Time of Your Life" (1948) with James Cagney, the crime picture "Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye" (1950) with James Cagney and "Night Into Morning" (1951). His work was also in "The Law and the Lady" (1951) with Greer Garson and the Spencer Tracy drama "The People Against O'Hara" (1951). Dragon's music was also featured in the Van Johnson comedy "When in Rome" (1952), the drama "At Gunpoint" (1955) with Fred MacMurray and the Kevin McCarthy horror movie "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" (1956). His music was also featured in the crime drama "Go" (1999) with Katie Holmes. Dragon was most recently credited in the dramatic comedy "Slipstream" (2007) with Anthony Hopkins. In addition to his music, Dragon also appeared on-screen in "The In-Laws" (1979) with Peter Falk. Dragon was married to Eloise Marion Dragon and had five children. Dragon passed away in March 1984 at the age of 70.

Relationships

Eloise Dragon

Wife
performed on radio as 'The Voice of Eloise' in the 1930s and 40s died February 14, 1997 at age 84

Carmen Dragon

Daughter
born in January 1948

Darryl Dragon

Son
born on August 27, 1942 performed with wife Toni Tenille as 'The Captain and Tenille' named for Darryl F Zanuck

Dennis Dragon

Son
born in January 1947

Douglas Dragon

Son
born in November 1939

Kathy Henn

Daughter
born in November 1951 heads Dragon Music

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