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Harry Shannon (II)

Harry Shannon was born Harry Siebert in Reno, Nevada in 1948. He grew up there and in Pomona, California. Shannon has been an actor, a singer, an Emmy-nominated songwriter, a recording artist in Europe, a music publisher, a film studio executive and worked as a free-lance Music Supervisor on films such as "Basic Instinct" and "Universal Soldier." ... See full bio »

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 1992 Universal Soldier ("Goin'Out On The Town Tonight") / (writer: "Life's Too Confusin' Anyway", "The Worst Always Happens", "Breakin' Up, Breakin' Down", "It's Almost Time To Put The Bottle Down", "Waking Up And Walking Out The Door")
 1992 Aces: Iron Eagle III (performer: "LOVE LETTERS") / (writer: "LOVE LETTERS")
 1991 The Dark Wind (lyrics: "Love Letters", "I Should Have Known All Along", "Louisiana Hush Puppy") / (music: "Love Letters", "I Should Have Known All Along", "Louisiana Hush Puppy")
 1983 Happy (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Happy")
 1982 Country Gold (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Yesterday's News", "You Make It So Easy to Believe", "Fallin' Forever")
 1977 The Domino Killings (lyrics: "Some Day Soon")
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 1994 Wagons East (music supervisor)
 1993 The Ernest Green Story (TV Movie) (music supervisor)
 1992 Universal Soldier (music supervisor)
 1992 Basic Instinct (music supervisor)
 1991 Perfect Harmony (TV Movie) (music supervisor)
 1985 Hell Town (TV Series) (theme - 1 episode)
- Hell Town Goes Bananas (1985) ... (theme: lyrics by)
 1980 All God's Children (TV Movie) (composer: song "I Ain't Gonna Take This Any More")
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 2008 Dead and Gone
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 2008 Dead and Gone (writer)
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  Stingy Jack (very special thanks) (announced)
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 2008 Gone with the Dead: The Making of Dead and Gone (Video documentary short)

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Music supervisor/songwriter "Universal Soldier" l992. VP Music of Carolco Pictures. Songwriting ASCAP awards 1976 and l979 See more »

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