Memphis Slim produced music that was featured in many Hollywood productions. Slim worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "The Sergeant" (1968) starring Rod Steiger and "Diner" (1982). His music was also used in "Romuald et Juliette" (1990) and the drama "Shout" (1991) with John Travolta. Slim was most recently credited in the drama "Mississippi Grind" (2015) with Ryan Reynolds. Slim passed away in February 1988 at the age of 73.