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Charles Previn (1888–1973)

Charles Previn was born on January 11, 1888 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Shadow of a Doubt (1943), My Man Godfrey (1936) and Saboteur (1942). He died on September 22, 1973 in Hollywood, California, USA. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 nominations. See more awards »

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 2000 Saboteur: A Closer Look (Video documentary short) (musical director - archive footage, from "Saboteur")
 1966 Destination Saturn (TV Movie) (musical director - archive footage)
 1966 Purple Death from Outer Space (TV Movie) (music adaptor - archive footage, uncredited)
 1965 The World of Abbott and Costello (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1953 Planet Outlaws (musical director - archive footage, uncredited)
 1953 Meet Me at the Fair (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1952 The Black Castle (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1952 Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1952 Scarlet Angel (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1952 Bronco Buster (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1951 The Strange Door (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1951 Cave of Outlaws (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1951 Little Egypt (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1951 Air Cadet (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1950 Winchester '73 (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1949 Squadron of Doom (TV Movie) (musical director - archive footage)
 1949 Bagdad (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1949 Reign of Terror (conductor)
 1949 That Midnight Kiss (musical director)
 1949 Tulsa (conductor)
 1949 Snowtime Jubilee (Short) (musical director)
 1949 Western Melodies (Short) (musical director: archive footage)
 1948 The Three Musketeers (conductor)
 1948 Hollow Triumph (conductor)
 1948 Homecoming (conductor)
 1948 B.F.'s Daughter (conductor)
 1947 Green Dolphin Street (conductor)
 1947 Carnegie Hall (conductor: "Brown Danube")
 1946 The Brute Man (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1946 Dressed to Kill (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1946 Two Sisters from Boston (musical direction)
 1946 Blonde Alibi (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1946 Terror by Night (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1946 The Scarlet Horseman (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1945 House of Dracula (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1945 And Then There Were None (musical director)
 1945 The Jungle Captive (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1945 The Master Key (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1945 It's in the Bag! (musical director)
 1945 Patrick the Great (composer: additional music - uncredited)
 1945 Delightfully Dangerous (musical director)
 1944 The Mummy's Curse (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1944 House of Frankenstein (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1944 Three Is a Family (musical director)
 1944 The Mystery of the Riverboat (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1944 Trail to Gunsight (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1944 The Mummy's Ghost (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1944 Song of the Open Road (musical director)
 1944 The Scarlet Claw (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1944 This Is the Life (musical director)
 1944 Weird Woman (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1944 Chip Off the Old Block (musical director)
 1944 Sing a Jingle (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1943 She's for Me (musical director)
 1943 His Butler's Sister (musical director: songs)
 1943 Never a Dull Moment (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1943 The Mad Ghoul (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1943 Son of Dracula (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1943 Flesh and Fantasy (musical director)
 1943 You're a Lucky Fellow, Mr. Smith (musical director)
 1943 Crazy House (musical director)
 1943 Corvette K-225 (musical director)
 1943 Always a Bridesmaid (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1943 Top Man (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1943 Larceny with Music (musical director)
 1943 Fired Wife (musical director)
 1943 So's Your Uncle (musical director)
 1943 South Sea Rhythms (Short) (musical director)
 1943 We've Never Been Licked (musical director)
 1943 Honeymoon Lodge (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1943 Hers to Hold (musical director)
 1943 Gals, Incorporated (musical director)
 1943 Two Tickets to London (musical director)
 1943 All by Myself (musical director)
 1943 Captive Wild Woman (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1943 Hit the Ice (musical director)
 1943 Mister Big (musical director)
 1943 Good Morning, Judge (musical director)
 1943 White Savage (musical director)
 1943 Sherlock Holmes in Washington (musical director)
 1943 Rhythm of the Islands (musical director)
 1943 Dancing on the Stars (Short) (musical director)
 1943 Follow the Band (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1943 Russian Revels (Short) (musical director)
 1943 He's My Guy (musical director)
 1943 It Ain't Hay (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1943 Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1943 Hi, Buddy (musical director)
 1943 The Amazing Mrs. Holliday (musical director)
 1943 It Comes Up Love (musical director)
 1943 Shadow of a Doubt (musical director)
 1942 Arabian Nights (musical director)
 1942 Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (musical director)
 1942 When Johnny Comes Marching Home (musical director)
 1942 Behind the Eight Ball (general musical director)
 1942 Swingtime Blues (Short) (musical director)
 1942 Nightmare (musical director)
 1942 Who Done It? (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1942 Keeping Fit (Short) (musical director)
 1942 The Mummy's Tomb (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Night Monster (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Destination Unknown (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Moonlight in Havana (musical director)
 1942 Get Hep to Love (musical director)
 1942 Swing's the Thing (Short) (musical director)
 1942 Sin Town (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Overland Mail (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Half Way to Shanghai (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (musical director)
 1942 Between Us Girls (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1942 Give Out, Sisters (musical director)
 1942 Pardon My Sarong (musical director)
 1942 Timber! (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Drums of the Congo (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Jivin' Jam Session (Short) (musical director)
 1942 Junior G-Men of the Air (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Lady in a Jam (musical director)
 1942 Eagle Squadron (musical director)
 1942 Trumpet Serenade (Short) (musical director)
 1942 Almost Married (musical director)
 1942 Escape from Hong Kong (musical director)
 1942 Broadway (musical director)
 1942 The Spoilers (musical director)
 1942 Mystery of Marie Roget (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Saboteur (musical director)
 1942 Mississippi Gambler (musical director)
 1942 Rainbow Rhythm (Short) (musical director)
 1942 Gang Busters (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Juke Box Jenny (musical director)
 1942 Butch Minds the Baby (musical director)
 1942 The Ghost of Frankenstein (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Unseen Enemy (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Merry Madcaps (Short) (musical director)
 1942 Shuffle Rhythm (Short) (musical director)
 1942 The Mad Doctor of Market Street (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 What's Cookin'? (musical director)
 1942 Ride 'Em Cowboy (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1942 Frisco Lil (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1942 Jail House Blues (musical director)
 1942 Swing Frolic (Short) (musical director)
 1942 Don Winslow of the Navy (musical director - uncredited)
 1942 Don't Get Personal (musical director)
 1942 Gay Nineties (Short) (musical director)
 1941 Hellzapoppin' (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1941 Jingle Belles (Short) (musical director)
 1941 Road Agent (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 Melody Lane (musical director)
 1941 The Wolf Man (musical director)
 1941 Keep 'Em Flying (musical director)
 1941 Swing It Soldier (musical director)
 1941 Skyline Serenade (Short) (musical director)
 1941 Appointment for Love (musical director)
 1941 South of Tahiti (musical director)
 1941 Sea Raiders (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director - uncredited)
 1941 Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (musical director)
 1941 Moonlight in Hawaii (musical director)
 1941 It Started with Eve (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1941 Sing Another Chorus (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1941 Badlands of Dakota (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 Is Everybody Happy? (Short) (musical director)
 1941 A Dangerous Game (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 This Woman Is Mine (musical director)
 1941 Hold That Ghost (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 Raiders of the Desert (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 Rawhide Rangers (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 Riders of Death Valley (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1941 Law of the Range (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 San Antonio Rose (musical director)
 1941 In the Navy (musical director)
 1941 Too Many Blondes (musical director)
 1941 The Black Cat (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 Shadows in Swing (Short) (musical director)
 1941 The Flame of New Orleans (musical director)
 1941 Jumpin' Jive (Short) (musical director)
 1941 Model Wife (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 The Lady from Cheyenne (musical director)
 1941 Sky Raiders (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (music adaptor - uncredited)
 1941 Horror Island (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 Man Made Monster (orchestrator - uncredited)
 1941 The Man Who Lost Himself (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 Mr. Dynamite (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1941 Nice Girl? (musical director)
 1941 Bagdad Daddy (Short) (musical director)
 1941 Back Street (musical director)
 1941 Buck Privates (musical director)
 1941 Beat Me, Daddy, Eight to the Bar (Short) (musical director)
 1941 Six Lessons from Madame La Zonga (musical director)
 1941 Lucky Devils (musical director)
 1941 Where Did You Get That Girl? (general musical director)
 1940 The Invisible Woman (musical director)
 1940 San Francisco Docks (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 The Green Hornet Strikes Again! (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (music adaptor - uncredited)
 1940 Tickled Pinky (Short) (musical director)
 1940 Trail of the Vigilantes (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 Pony Post (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 The Bank Dick (musical director)
 1940 Give Us Wings (musical director)
 1940 Sandy Gets Her Man (musical director - uncredited)
 1940 One Night in the Tropics (musical director)
 1940 Seven Sinners (musical director)
 1940 I'm Nobody's Sweetheart Now (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1940 A Little Bit of Heaven (musical director)
 1940 Congamania (Short) (musical director)
 1940 Junior G-Men (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (music adaptor)
 1940 Spring Parade (musical director)
 1940 Hired Wife (musical director)
 1940 Argentine Nights (musical director)
 1940 I Dream of Jeannie with the Light Brown Hair (Short) (musical director)
 1940 The Boys from Syracuse (musical director)
 1940 When the Daltons Rode (musical director)
 1940 Winners of the West (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 Hawaiian Rhythm (Short) (musical director)
 1940 Love, Honor and Oh-Baby! (musical director)
 1940 The Naughty Nineties (Short) (musical director)
 1940 La Conga Nights (musical director)
 1940 Hot Steel (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 Sandy Is a Lady (musical director)
 1940 Alias the Deacon (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 Ski Patrol (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 If I Had My Way (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1940 Enemy Agent (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical arrangements - uncredited) / (musical director - uncredited)
 1940 Riders of Pasco Basin (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 It's a Date (musical director)
 1940 Ma! He's Making Eyes at Me (musical director)
 1940 Zanzibar (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 Black Friday (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 The House of the Seven Gables (musical director)
 1940 Framed (musical director)
 1940 Bullets and Ballads (Short) (musical director)
 1940 My Little Chickadee (musical director)
 1940 Danger on Wheels (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 Oh Johnny, How You Can Love (musical director)
 1940 Green Hell (musical director)
 1940 West of Carson City (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1940 The Invisible Man Returns (musical director)
 1940 The Green Hornet (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (music adaptor - uncredited)
 1940 Rhythm Jamboree (Short) (musical director)
 1939 Charlie McCarthy, Detective (musical director)
 1939 Snow Follies (Short) (musical director)
 1939 Laugh It Off (musical director)
 1939 Destry Rides Again (musical director)
 1939 Chip of the Flying U (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1939 Tower of London (musical director)
 1939 Missing Evidence (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1939 First Love (musical director)
 1939 Little Accident (musical director)
 1939 Oklahoma Frontier (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1939 Hero for a Day (musical director)
 1939 Rio (musical director)
 1939 The Witness Vanishes (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1939 Two Bright Boys (musical director)
 1939 Desperate Trails (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1939 Boy Meets Joy (Short) (musical director)
 1939 Hawaiian Nights (musical director)
 1939 The Under-Pup (musical director) / (vocal coach)
 1939 Tropic Fury (musical director)
 1939 When Tomorrow Comes (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1939 I Stole a Million (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1939 Mutiny on the Blackhawk (musical director)
 1939 The Forgotten Woman (musical director)
 1939 The Oregon Trail (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1939 The House of Fear (musical director)
 1939 Unexpected Father (musical director)
 1939 Inside Information (musical director)
 1939 The Sun Never Sets (musical director)
 1939 Ex-Champ (musical director)
 1939 Big Town Czar (musical director)
 1939 For Love or Money (musical director)
 1939 Code of the Streets (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1939 Buck Rogers (conductor - uncredited) / (musical arrangements - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1939 East Side of Heaven (musical director)
 1939 The Family Next Door (musical director)
 1939 Mystery of the White Room (musical director)
 1939 Three Smart Girls Grow Up (musical director)
 1939 The Spirit of Culver (musical director)
 1939 Society Smugglers (musical director)
 1939 You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (musical director)
 1939 Scouts to the Rescue (musical director)
 1939 The Son of Frankenstein (musical director)
 1939 Pirates of the Skies (musical director)
 1938 Newsboys' Home (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Gambling Ship (musical director)
 1938 Swing, Sister, Swing (musical director)
 1938 The Last Warning (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Secrets of a Nurse (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Strange Faces (musical director)
 1938 His Exciting Night (musical director)
 1938 Exposed (musical director)
 1938 Little Tough Guys in Society (musical director)
 1938 The Storm (musical director)
 1938 Red Barry (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Swing That Cheer (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Service de Luxe (musical director)
 1938 That Certain Age (musical director)
 1938 Youth Takes a Fling (musical director)
 1938 Personal Secretary (musical director)
 1938 Freshman Year (musical director)
 1938 The Missing Guest (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Letter of Introduction (musical director)
 1938 The Road to Reno (musical director)
 1938 Little Tough Guy (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Flaming Frontiers (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director - uncredited)
 1938 Danger on the Air (musical director)
 1938 Young Fugitives (music adaptor - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Outlaw Express (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1938 The Rage of Paris (musical director)
 1938 Wives Under Suspicion (musical director)
 1938 The Devil's Party (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Sinners in Paradise (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Air Devils (musical director)
 1938 Goodbye Broadway (musical director)
 1938 The Last Stand (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1938 The Nurse from Brooklyn (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 State Police (musical director)
 1938 The Crime of Doctor Hallet (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 Mad About Music (musical director)
 1938 Border Wolves (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1938 Forbidden Valley (musical director)
 1938 Midnight Intruder (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 The Black Doll (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 The Jury's Secret (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1938 The Spy Ring (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Tim Tyler's Luck (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 You're a Sweetheart (musical director)
 1937 The Singing Outlaw (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 Prescription for Romance (musical director - uncredited)
 1937 Adventure's End (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Merry Go Round of 1938 (musical director)
 1937 A Girl with Ideas (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Some Blondes Are Dangerous (musical director)
 1937 The Westland Case (musical director)
 1937 That's My Story! (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Trouble at Midnight (musical director)
 1937 Radio Patrol (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 The Lady Fights Back (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Idol of the Crowds (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Behind the Mike (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 One Hundred Men and a Girl (associate musical director)
 1937 The Man Who Cried Wolf (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Reported Missing (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 West Bound Limited (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (stock music director)
 1937 Wild West Days (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 I Cover the War (musical director)
 1937 Love in a Bungalow (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 The Wildcatter (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Armored Car (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 The Road Back (musical director)
 1937 The Man in Blue (musical director)
 1937 Wings Over Honolulu (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 As Good as Married (musical director)
 1937 Night Key (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 California Straight Ahead! (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Secret Agent X-9 (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 Left-Handed Law (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 We Have Our Moments (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 When Love Is Young (musical director)
 1937 Top of the Town (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Sandflow (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 Breezing Home (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 Girl Overboard (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1937 She's Dangerous (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 Jungle Jim (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1937 The Mighty Treve (musical director)
 1936 Empty Saddles (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director - uncredited)
 1936 Three Smart Girls (composer: additional music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1936 Four Days' Wonder (musical director)
 1936 Flying Hostess (musical director)
 1936 Conflict (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1936 The Man I Marry (musical director)
 1936 Magnificent Brute (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1936 Two in a Crowd (musical director - uncredited)
 1936 The Luckiest Girl in the World (musical director)
 1936 The Girl on the Front Page (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1936 My Man Godfrey (musical director)
 1936 Postal Inspector (composer: stock music - uncredited) / (musical director)
 1936 Parole! (musical director)
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