Leigh Harline

Composer, Radio
Academy Award-winner Leigh Harline captivated countless audiences with his timeless music. He followed this honor with songs in the comedy "Blondie Has Servant Trouble" (1940) with Penny Singleton, "Pinocchio" (1940) ... Read more »
Born: 03/26/1907 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA

Filmography

Music (90)

Gamer 2009 (Movie)

"I've Got No Strings" (Song)

Rocketman 1997 (Movie)

("When You Wish Upon a Star") (Song)

Close Encounters of the Third Kind 1977 (Movie)

("When You Wish Upon a Star") (Song)

Strange Bedfellows 1964 (Movie)

(Music)

The 7 Faces of Dr. Lao 1963 (Movie)

(Music)

The Honeymoon Machine 1961 (Movie)

(Music)

The Honeymoon Machine 1961 (Movie)

("Love Is Crazy") (Song)

The Facts of Life 1960 (Movie)

(Music)

The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker 1959 (Movie)

(Music)

Holiday For Lovers 1958 (Movie)

(Music)

Man of the West 1958 (Movie)

(Music)

Ten North Frederick 1958 (Movie)

(Music)

These Thousand Hills 1958 (Movie)

(Music)

Warlock 1958 (Movie)

(Music)

No Down Payment 1957 (Movie)

(Music)

The Wayward Bus 1957 (Movie)

(Music)

23 Paces to Baker Street 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

Teenage Rebel 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

The Enemy Below 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

The True Story of Jesse James 1956 (Movie)

(Music)

Good Morning, Miss Dove 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

House of Bamboo 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

The Bottom of the Bottle 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

The Last Frontier 1955 (Movie)

(Music)

Black Widow 1954 (Movie)

(Music)

Broken Lance 1954 (Movie)

(Music)

Susan Slept Here 1954 (Movie)

(Music)

Money From Home 1953 (Movie)

(Music)

Pickup on South Street 1953 (Movie)

(Music)

The Desert Rats 1953 (Movie)

(Music)

Vicki 1952 (Movie)

(Music)

His Kind of Woman 1951 (Movie)

(Music)

I Want You 1951 (Movie)

(Music)

The Company She Keeps 1951 (Movie)

(Music)

I Married a Communist 1950 (Movie)

(Music)

It Happens Every Spring 1949 (Movie)

(Music)

The Big Steal 1949 (Movie)

(Music)

They Live By Night 1949 (Movie)

(Music)

Every Girl Should Be Married 1948 (Movie)

(Music)

The Boy With Green Hair 1948 (Movie)

(Music)

The Velvet Touch 1948 (Movie)

(Music)

The Bachelor and the Bobby Soxer 1947 (Movie)

(Music)

Tycoon 1947 (Movie)

music director (Music)

The Road to Utopia 1946 (Movie)

(Music)

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 1943 (Movie)

(Music)

Johnny Come Lately 1942 (Movie)

music director (Music)

Margin For Error 1942 (Movie)

(Music)

They Got Me Covered 1942 (Movie)

(Music)

The Pride of the Yankees 1941 (Movie)

(Music)

Pinocchio 1939 (Movie)

songs (Song)

A Likely Story (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Beat the Band (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Behave Yourself! (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Blondie Has Servant Trouble (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Crack-Up (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Daniel Boone (TV Show)

Music

Double Dynamite (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

First Yank into Tokyo (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

From This Day Forward (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

From This Day Forward (Movie)

(Songwriter)

Government Girl (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Having Wonderful Crime (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Heavenly Days (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Isle of the Dead (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Johnny Angel (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Lady Luck (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Mama Loves Papa (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Man Alive (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Mr. Bug Goes to Town (Movie)

(Musical Direction/Supervision)

Mr. Bug Goes to Town (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Music in Manhattan (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

My Pal Gus (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

My Wife's Best Friend (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Nocturne (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Now and Forever (Movie)

(Songwriter)

Tender Comrade (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The Brighton Strangler (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The Farmer's Daughter (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The Happy Years (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The Judge Steps Out (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The Las Vegas Story (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The Miracle of the Bells (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The More the Merrier (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

The Sky's the Limit (Movie)

(Musical Direction/Supervision)

The Sky's the Limit (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

You Were Never Lovelier (Movie)

(Musical Direction/Supervision)

You Were Never Lovelier (Movie)

(Composer (Music Score))

Biography

Academy Award-winner Leigh Harline captivated countless audiences with his timeless music. He followed this honor with songs in the comedy "Blondie Has Servant Trouble" (1940) with Penny Singleton, "Pinocchio" (1940) with Richard Percy Jones and "The Pride of the Yankees" (1942) with Gary Cooper. He also appeared in the comedy "The Lady Has Plans" (1942) with Paulette Goddard. Harline won an Academy Award for "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" in 1937. In the forties, Harline's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like the dramatic adaptation "The Farmer's Daughter" (1947) with Loretta Young, the comedy "The Bachelor and the Bobby Soxer" (1947) with Cary Grant and the Fred MacMurray drama "The Miracle of the Bells" (1948). Harline's music was also featured in "Broken Lance" (1954), the Robert Ryan crime feature "House of Bamboo" (1955) and the crime picture "The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing" (1955) with Ray Milland. His music was also featured in the dramatic adaptation "Good Morning, Miss Dove" (1955) with Jennifer Jones and the Victor Mature adaptation "The Last Frontier" (1956). Harline's music was most recently featured in the Robert Downey Jr. hit action picture "Avengers: Age Of Ultron" (2015). Harline won a Music (Song) Academy Award for "Pinocchio" in 1940 as well as a Music (Original Score) Academy Award for "Pinocchio" in 1940. Harline was nominated for a Music (Music Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture) Academy Award for "Johnny Come Lately" in 1943 as well as for a Music (Scoring of a Musical Picture) Academy Award for "The Sky's the Limit" in 1943. Harline passed away in December 1969 at the age of 62.

Milestones

1932

arranger and scorer Walt Disney

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