Giorgio Moroder

Composer, Music producer, Musician
A prolific composer and producer of albums for popular artists, most notably Donna Summer, Moroder has provided pulsing, synthesized scores for films such as "Midnight Express" (1978) and "American Gigolo" (1980) and ... Read more »
Born: 04/26/1940 in Italy

Filmography

Music (91)

Keanu 2016 (Movie)

("Tom's Diner") (Song Performer)

Queen of the South 2015 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Music

Zoolander No. 2 2016 (Movie)

("Love To Love You Baby") (Song)

(Re)Assignment 2015 (Movie)

(Music)

Soul Boys of the Western World 2015 (Movie)

("Midnight Express") (Song)

The Overnight 2015 (Movie)

("Tryouts For The Human Race") (Song)

I Am Ali 2014 (Movie)

("Together In Electric Dreams") (Song)

Men, Women & Children 2014 (Movie)

("I Feel Love") (Song)

American Hustle 2013 (Movie)

("I Feel Love") (Song)

The Internship 2013 (Movie)

("Flashdance...What A Feeling") (Song)

Save The Date 2012 (Movie)

("Baby Blue") (Song)

Save The Date 2012 (Movie)

("Baby Blue") (Song Performer)

Jack and Jill 2011 (Movie)

("Finale" From "Scarface") (Song)

Jack and Jill 2011 (Movie)

("Finale" From "Scarface") (Song Performer)

Going the Distance 2010 (Movie)

("Take My Breath Away") (Song)

17 Again 2009 (Movie)

("Danger Zone") (Song)

Inglourious Basterds 2009 (Movie)

("Cat People (Putting Out The Fire)") (Song)

Frost/Nixon 2008 (Movie)

("I Feel Love") (Song)

Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay 2008 (Movie)

("Danger Zone") (Song)

Sex Drive 2008 (Movie)

("Danger Zone") (Song)

What Happens in Vegas 2008 (Movie)

("Flashdance What A Feeling") (Song)

Hot Rod 2007 (Movie)

("Chase") (Song Performer)

Hot Rod 2007 (Movie)

("Chase") (Song)

Music and Lyrics 2007 (Movie)

("Never Ending Story") (Song)

Prime 2005 (Movie)

("Freaks of the Industry") (Song)

Roll Bounce 2005 (Movie)

("Love to Love You Baby") (Song)

Meet the Fockers 2004 (Movie)

("Scarface Underscore Cue") (Song)

Meet the Fockers 2004 (Movie)

("Scarface Underscore Cue") (Song Performer)

Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle 2003 (Movie)

("Flashdance...What A Feeling") (Song)

Impressions Under Water 2001 (Movie)

(Music)

Cincinnati Pops Holiday: Love Is in the Air 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Music

Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo 1999 (Movie)

("Call Me") (Song)

Strange Planet 1999 (Movie)

("I Feel Love") (Song)

Bride of Chucky 1998 (Movie)

("Call Me") (Song)

Firestorm 1998 (Movie)

("Cat People (Putting Out the Fire)") (Song)

Modulations 1998 (Movie)

(Music)

Selena 1997 (Movie)

("On the Radio") (Song)

Up on the Roof 1997 (Movie)

("I Feel Love" "Love to Love You Baby") (Song)

A Special Tree 1995 (Movie)

(Composer)

National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 1993 (Movie)

("Love Kills") (Song)

Jackpot 1992 (Movie)

(Music)

Cool As Ice 1991 (Movie)

("Love 2 Love U") (Song)

Navy Seals 1990 (Movie)

songs("Strike Like Lightning" "Shadows") (Song)

Stella 1990 (Movie)

("Love to Love You Baby") (Song)

Let It Ride 1989 (Movie)

(Music)

Let It Ride 1989 (Movie)

songs (Song)

Another Way - D Kikan Joho 1988 (Movie)

(Music)

Mamba 1988 (Movie)

(Music)

Mamba 1988 (Movie)

(Music Producer)

Mamba 1988 (Movie)

songs("Heaven Now" "One on One" "I Am Alive" "Singing to the Sky" "Listen to Your Heart") (Song)

Beverly Hills Cop II 1987 (Movie)

song producer("Hold On" "All Revved Up") (Song)

Over the Top 1987 (Movie)

(Music)

Over the Top 1987 (Movie)

(Music Producer)

Over the Top 1987 (Movie)

songs("In This Country" "Gypsy Soul" "All I Need Is You" "I Will Be Strong" "Meet Me Half Way" "Mind Over Matter" "Take It Higher" "Winner Takes It All" " The Fight") (Song)

Over the Top 1987 (Movie)

("The Fight") (Song Performer)

American Anthem 1986 (Movie)

("Wings to Fly") (Song)

Quicksilver 1986 (Movie)

(Song)

The Money Pit 1986 (Movie)

("Rush Rush) (Song)

Top Gun 1986 (Movie)

song producer("Danger Zone" "Lead Me On" "Hot Summer Nights" "Take My Breath Away" "Through the Fire" "Radar Radio") (Song)

Top Gun 1986 (Movie)

("Radar Radio") (Song Performer)

Electric Dreams 1984 (Movie)

(Music)

Electric Dreams 1984 (Movie)

songs("Now You're Mine" "The Duel" "Madeleine's Theme" "Together in Electric Dreams") (Song)

Electric Dreams 1984 (Movie)

("The Duel" "Madeleine's Theme" "Together in Electric Dreams") (Song Performer)

The Neverending Story 1984 (Movie)

("Neverending Story") (Song)

Thief of Hearts 1984 (Movie)

("Thief of Hearts") (Music)

D.C. Cab 1983 (Movie)

(Music)

D.C. Cab 1983 (Movie)

songs("The Dream" "Single Heart" "Party Me Tonight" "Knock Me on My Feet" "Knock Me on My Feet (Instrumental)") (Song)

D.C. Cab 1983 (Movie)

("Knock Me on My Feet (Instrumental)") (Song Performer)

Flashdance 1983 (Movie)

(Music)

Flashdance 1983 (Movie)

songs("Flashdance...What a Feeling" "Seduce Me Tonight" "Love Theme From Flashdance") (Song)

Scarface 1983 (Movie)

(Music)

Scarface 1983 (Movie)

(Music Arranger)

Scarface 1983 (Movie)

songs("Scarface (Push It To the Limit)" "Rush Rush" "Turn Out the Light" "She's on Fire" "Vamos a Bailar" "Shake It Up" "I'm Hot Tonight" "Dance Dance Dance" "Tony's Theme" "Gina's and Elvira's Theme") (Song)

Scarface 1983 (Movie)

("Tony's Theme" "Gina's and Elvira's Theme") (Song Performer)

Superman III 1983 (Movie)

songs("No See No Cry" "Rock On" "They Won't Get Me" "Love Theme") (Song)

Cat People 1982 (Movie)

("Theme From Cat People (Putting Out Fire)" "The Autopsy" "Irena's Theme" "Night Rabbit" "Leopard Tree Dream" "Paul's Theme (Jogging Chase)" "The Myth" "To the Bridge" "Transformation Seduction" "Bring the Prod") (Music)

Partners 1981 (Movie)

("Call Me") (Song)

American Gigolo 1980 (Movie)

(Music)

Foxes 1980 (Movie)

(Music)

Foxes 1980 (Movie)

(Music Conductor)

Foxes 1980 (Movie)

songs("Fly Too High" "Shake It" "Bad Love" "Greedy Man" "On the Radio") (Song)

The Bitch 1979 (Movie)

("Giving Up, Giving In") (Song)

Midnight Express 1978 (Movie)

(Music)

Sunburn 1978 (Movie)

("Fly too High") (Song)

Thank God It's Friday 1977 (Movie)

("Love to Love You Baby" "Try With Your Love") (Song)

Thank God It's Friday 1977 (Movie)

("From Here to Eternity") (Song Performer)

Metropolis 1925 (Movie)

(1984) (Music)

Metropolis 1925 (Movie)

(1984) (Music Arranger)

Metropolis 1925 (Movie)

(1984) (Performer)

Metropolis 1925 (Movie)

songs("Blood From a Stone" "Cage of Freedom" "On Your Own" "What's Going On" "Here She Comes" "Destruction") (Song)
Actor (8)

Daft Punk Unchained 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Interviewee

Station to Station 2015 (Movie)

(Himself)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2015 (Tv Show)

Performer

The 84th Annual Academy Awards 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Performer

When Disco Ruled The World 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

The 100 Greatest Dance Songs 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Modulations 1998 (Movie)

(Actor)

Electric Dreams 1984 (Movie)

Radio Producer (Actor)
Producer (2)

A Special Tree 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Mamba 1988 (Movie)

(Associate Producer)
Writer (2)

A Special Tree 1995 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Metropolis 1925 (Movie)

reconstruction and adaptation(1984) (Writer (adaptation))
Director (1)

A Special Tree 1995 (Movie)

(Director)
Editor (1)

A Special Tree 1995 (Movie)

(Editor)
Visual Effects & Animation (1)

Metropolis 1925 (Movie)

subtitles (Titles)

Biography

A prolific composer and producer of albums for popular artists, most notably Donna Summer, Moroder has provided pulsing, synthesized scores for films such as "Midnight Express" (1978) and "American Gigolo" (1980) and song scores for "Foxes" (1980), "Flashdance" (1983), "Electric Dreams" (1984) and "Let It Ride" (1989). He received three Oscars for his score for "Midnight Express" and shared the awards for the songs "Flashdance . . . What a Feeling" and "Take My Breath Away" (from "Top Gun").

Milestones

1998

Composed the score for the electronic music documentary "Modulations"; was also a featured interviewee

1996

Produced, directed, wrote, edited and composed the score for the experimental computer animated short "A Special Tree"

1992

Contributed score to the German-Italian sci-fi feature "Jackpot"

1988

Was associate producer and songwriter for the Italian thriller "Mamba"

1987

Composed song score for the action film "Over the Top", including the Kenny Loggins hit "Meet Me Half Way"

1986

Wrote the hit songs "Take My Breath Away" and "Danger Zone" for the film "Top Gun", winning his third Academy Award for the former

1984

Composed song score for, and had cameo role in, the computer-themed romance "Electric Dreams"

1984

Produced and composed the "original soundtrack" for Fritz Lang's silent classic "Metropolis"

1983

Composed score for Brian De Palma's "Scarface"

1983

Co-wrote the Irene Cara hit "Flashdance... What a Feeling"

1980

Final collaboration of the Summer/Bellotte/Moroder hitmaking team, Summer's LP "The Wanderer"

1980

Produced and composed the soundtrack for "American Gigolo"; co-wrote hit theme "Call Me" with Blondie's Debbie Harry

1979

Donna Summer's hit single-packed double LP "Bad Girls" released

1978

Film composing debut, scoring Alan Parker's "Midnight Express"; won Academy Award for Best Original Score

1977

Released Donna Summer's "I Remember Yesterday", featuring the hit single "I Feel Love"

1975

Summer's 17-minute smash "Love to Love You Baby" released, sparking wave of "disco fever"

1974

First collaboration with Donna Summer, "Lady of the Night"; with Bellotte would go on to produce and co-write songs for the Boston-based songstress for six prolific years

1972

Debut LP, "Son of My Father" released

1968

Released debut single "Looky, Looky"

Established Musicland Studios

Formed a production partnership with musician Pete Bellotte

Moved from Italy to Munich

Known for such albums as "Midnight Express" and "Scarface"

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