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Jack Brooks (I) (1912–1971)

Songwriter ("Ole Buttermilk Sky", "That's Amore"), composer and author, he came to the US in 1916 and wrote special material for Bing Crosby, Fred Allen and Phil Harris. He also wrote material for the Armed Forces Radio Service's "Command Performance". Joining ASCAP in 1946, his chief musical collaborators included Hoagy Carmichael, Walter Scharf,... See full bio »

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 2014 Eiszauber 2014: Die Magie des Eises (TV Movie) (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2014 14.000.000.000$!!! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.5 (2014) ... (writer: "That's Amore")
 2013 Happy Birthday (Video short) (writer: "That's Amore")
 2013 Gangster Squad (writer: "Ole Buttermilk Sky")
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- A Tree Grows in Springfield (2012) ... (writer: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
- Them, Robot (2012) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore")
- The Italian Bob (2005) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2012 Love Is All You Need (writer: "That's Amore")
 2010 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.8 (2010) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2009 Misfits (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2009 Idol (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 October 2009 (2009) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live: Feelin' Alright (Video) (lyrics: "At Last")
 2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (writer: "That's Amore")
 2009 Loose Women (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #13.110 (2009) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2007 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (writer: "That's Amore")
 2007 Qwerty (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.7 (2007) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 2007 Enchanted (writer: "That's Amore")
 2007 America's Got Talent (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Final Eight (2007) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2007 Painkiller Jane (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Amazing Howie (2007) ... (writer: "Who's Got The Action?")
 2006 The Sopranos (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Moe n' Joe (2006) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 2006 Without a Trace (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Check Your Head (2006) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2005 Karaoke Revolution Party (Video Game) (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 2005 Veronica Mars (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Hot Dogs (2005) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 2004 Dean Martin: Encore (Video) (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2004 White Chicks (writer: "That's Amore")
 2004 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Blindes Vertrauen (2004) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2004 Dean Martin: The One and Only (Video documentary) (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2003 Cradle 2 the Grave (writer: "That's Amore")
 2002 Martin and Lewis (TV Movie) (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2002 Uncle Frank (Documentary) (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 2001 Dean Martin: That's Amore (TV Movie) (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 2001 Marlene Dietrich: Her Own Song (Documentary) (writer: "I May Never Go Home Anymore")
 2001 Zwei Männer am Herd (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Wie Pfeffer und Salz (2001) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 2001 The Anniversary Party (writer: "I May Never Go Home Anymore")
 2000 Columbo (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Murder with Too Many Notes (2000) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 2000 Pizza (TV Series) (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 1999 A Wake in Providence (lyrics: "Innamorata")
 1999 Cotton Mary (writer: "That's Amore")
 1999 Stuart Little (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 1999 Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Somebody")
 1999/I Lost & Found (writer: "That's Amore")
 1999 Analyze This (writer: "Innamorata")
 1999 King of the Hill (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Wedding of Bobby Hill (1999) ... (writer: "That's Amore")
 1998 Babe: Pig in the City (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 1998 ER (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Gut Reaction (1998) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1998 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Seite 45 (1998) ... (writer: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
- 18. Juli 1998 (1998) ... (writer: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1997 Money Talks ("That's Amore")
 1997 Friends (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The One with the Hypnosis Tape (1997) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1997 Lego Island (Video Game) (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1996 Good Luck (writer: "That's Amore" - as J Brooks)
 1996 Eraser (writer: "That's Amore")
 1996 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Dick Like Me (1996) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1995 Grumpier Old Men (writer: "Innamorata", "That's Amore")
 1995 Bye Bye Love (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 1994 The Corpse Had a Familiar Face (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Innamorata")
 1993 Frasier (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Crucible (1993) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1993 Hot Shots! Part Deux (writer: "Innamorata")
 1991 Bugsy (writer: "OLE BUTTERMILK SKY" (1946))
 1991 Designing Women (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Big Desk: Part 2 (1991) ... ("That's Amore")
 1990 Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- A Job, a Job, My Kingdom for a Job (1990) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 1989 Black Rain ("THAT'S AMORE")
 1989 Moonlighting (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- In 'N Outlaws (1989) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1989 Screen Two (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Firm (1989) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1987 Frog (TV Movie) (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 1987 Moonstruck (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 1987 Ishtar (lyrics: "THAT'S AMORE")
 1986 A Fine Mess (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
  The Muppet Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1981) (writer - 1 episode, 1978)
- Gene Kelly (1981) ... (lyrics: "You Wonderful You" - uncredited)
- Roy Rogers and Dale Evans (1978) ... (writer: "A Four-Legged Friend" - uncredited)
 1976 It's Showtime (Documentary) (writer: "A Four-Legged Friend" - uncredited)
 1966-1970 The Dean Martin Comedy Hour (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Episode dated 16 April 1970 (1970) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 22 September 1966 (1966) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1964 The Patsy (lyrics: "I Lost My Heart in a Drive-In Movie")
 1964 The Hollywood Palace (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (1964) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1964 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #17.19 (1964) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1957-1963 The Lawrence Welk Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 3 episodes)
- Episode #8.46 (1963) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore", "Innamorata" - uncredited)
- 400th Television Show (1963) ... (lyrics: "Innamorata" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 31 August 1957 (1957) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1962 Who's Got the Action? (lyrics: "Who's Got The Action?")
 1961-1962 The Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Sol and the Sponsor (1962) ... (lyrics: "You Wonderful You" - uncredited)
- Oh, How We Met on the Night That We Danced (1961) ... (lyrics: "You Wonderful You" - uncredited)
 1961 The Honeymoon Machine (lyrics: "Love Is Crazy")
 1961 The Ladies Man (lyrics: "Don't Go To Paris")
 1960 Cinderfella (lyrics: "Let Me Be a People (Plain Old Me)", "The Other Fella (A Soliloquy)", "The Princess Waltz (Once Upon A Time)", "Somebody")
 1954-1960 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (lyrics - 3 episodes)
- Episode #13.8 (1960) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
- Episode #11.11 (1958) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
- Episode #6.43 (1954) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1959 Startime (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Jazz Singer (1959) ... (lyrics: "This is My Town")
 1959 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Country Style (1959) ... (writer: "A Four-Legged Friend" - uncredited)
 1958 You Said a Mouseful (Short) (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 1958 This Is Your Life (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Harry Warren (1958) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1958 The Pat Boone-Chevy Showroom (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.20 (1958) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1958 Man from God's Country (lyrics: "New Day at Sundown")
 1957 Witness for the Prosecution (lyrics: "I May Never Go Home Anymore")
 1957 The Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Dean Martin (1957) ... (lyrics: "Innamorata" - uncredited)
 1957 Wagon Train (TV Series) (writer: "Wagon Train Theme")
 1957 The Lonely Man (lyrics: "The Lonely Man")
 1956 Navy Wife (lyrics: "Mother, Sir!")
 1956 Time Table (lyrics: "Salud, Felicidad y Amor")
 1955 Artists and Models (lyrics: "Artists and Models", "The Bat Lady" (credit only), "Innamorata (Sweetheart)", "The Lucky Song", "When You Pretend", "You Look So Familiar")
 1955 House of Bamboo (lyrics: "House of Bamboo")
 1955 Run for Cover ("Run for Cover")
 1955 The Racers (lyrics: "I Belong To You")
 1954 Green Fire (lyrics: "Green Fire")
 1954 Name That Tune (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 14 October 1954 (1954) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore")
 1954 Dawn at Socorro (lyrics: "I Never Say Oui Oui" - uncredited)
 1954 The 26th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "That's Amore")
 1953-1954 Your Hit Parade (TV Series) (lyrics - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 6 March 1954 (1954) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
- Episode dated 27 February 1954 (1954) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore")
- Episode dated 26 December 1953 (1953) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1954 Coke Time (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.37 (1954) ... (lyrics: "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1953 Money from Home (lyrics: "Be Careful Song", "Love Is the Same (All Over the World)")
 1953 The Colgate Comedy Hour (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.1 (1953) ... (lyrics: "You're the Right One", "That's Amore" - uncredited)
 1953 The Caddy ("The Gay Continental", "It's A Whistle-in' Kinda Mornin'", "(It Takes A Lot Of Little Likes To Make) One Big Love", "That's Amoré (That's Love)", "What Wouldcha Do Without Me?", "You're The Right One")
 1953 The 25th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Am I in Love?")
 1952 The Devil Makes Three (lyrics: "Can Love Come Back Again?", "Oh Christmas Tree" - uncredited)
 1952 Sudden Fear (lyrics: "Afraid")
 1952 Son of Paleface ("Four Legged Friend", "Am I In Love")
 1950 Summer Stock ("You Wonderful You", uncredited)
 1950 South Sea Sinner (lyrics: "ONE MAN WOMAN") / (writer: "ONE MAN WOMAN")
 1950 Buccaneer's Girl (lyrics: "HERE'S TO THE LADIES", "MONSIEUR (YOU HAVE BUT TO SAY THE WORD)", "BECAUSE YOU'RE IN LOVE", "A SAILOR SAILS THE SEVEN SEAS")
 1949 Bagdad (lyrics: "Bagdad", "Love Is Strange", "Song of the Desert")
 1949 Yes Sir, That's My Baby (lyrics: "Look at Me", "They've Never Figured Out a Woman", "Men Are Little Children")
 1949 The Fighting O'Flynn (lyrics: "IRISH RECRUITING SONG" - uncredited)
 1948 Mexican Hayride (lyrics: "Is It Yes, or Is It No?")
 1948 The Countess of Monte Cristo (lyrics: "Count Your Blessings", "Who Believes in Santa Claus", "The Friendly Polka")
 1948 Rogues' Regiment (lyrics: "JUST FOR A WHILE", "WHO CAN TELL")
 1948 River Lady (lyrics: "Louie Sands and Jim McGee")
 1947 The Vigilantes Return (lyrics: "One Man Woman")
 1947 The Egg and I (writer: "I Want To Be Talked About", "Jumpin' on Saturday Night" - uncredited)
 1947 Smash-Up: The Story of a Woman ("A Cowboy's Never Lonesome" (1947)) / (lyrics: "Lonely Little Ranch House" (1947))
 1947 Song of Scheherazade (lyrics: "GYPSY SONG", "FANDANGO", "SONG OF INDIA", "HYMN TO THE SUN")
 1947 I'll Be Yours (lyrics: "It's Dream Time", "Cobbleskill School Song")
 1946 Little Miss Big (lyrics: "Itisket, Itasket (A Tisket, A Tasket)")
 1946 The Killers (lyrics: "The More I Know of Love" (1946))
 1946 Lawless Breed (writer: "I Never Say Oui Oui")
 1946 Black Angel (lyrics: "Heartbreak", "I Want to Be Talked About", "Time Will Tell", "Continental Gentleman" - uncredited)
 1946 Rustler's Round-up (writer: "That's the Way I Am")
 1946 Canyon Passage ("OLE BUTTERMILK SKY")
 1946 Slightly Scandalous (writer: "I Couldn't Love You Anymore", "When I Fall In Love", "Same Old Routine", "The Mad Hatter", "Baa Baa to You")
 1946 Cuban Pete (writer: "After Tonight")
 1946 Dressed to Kill (lyrics: "Ya Never Know Just 'Oo You're Gonna Meet") / (music: "Ya Never Know Just 'Oo You're Gonna Meet")
 1946 Night in Paradise (lyrics: "A Night in Paradise")
 1946 Idea Girl (lyrics: "I Don't Care If I Never Dream Again", "I Can't Get You Out Of My Mind")
 1945 Frontier Gal (lyrics: "What Is Love", "Set 'em Up Joe", "Johnny's Comin' Home")
 1945 That Night with You (lyrics: "Once Upon a Dream" (uncredited), "Largo al factotum" from "Il barbiere di Siviglia" (uncredited), "Lullaby" (uncredited), "Shadows")
 1945 Penthouse Rhythm (writer: "When I Think of Heaven", "Peter Had a Wife and Couldn't Keep Her", "Up Comes Love", "Let's Go Americana")
 1945 The Naughty Nineties (lyrics: "Rolling Down the River", "I Can't Get You Out of My Mind" (1945), "Uncle Tom's Cabin" - uncredited)
 1945 Bad Men of the Border (writer: "Carmencita")
 1945 That's the Spirit (lyrics: "No Matter Where You Are", "Evening Star")
 1945 Blonde Ransom (lyrics: "Musical Wedding", "The Life of the Party", "A Million Dollars Worth of Dreams") / (music: "Musical Wedding", "The Life of the Party")
 1945 Song of the Sarong (writer: "Pied Pipers From Swingtown", "Ridin' on the Crest of a Cloud")
 1945 Frisco Sal (writer: "I Just Got in")
 1945 Here Come the Co-eds (lyrics: "Jumping On A Saturday Night", "Let's Play House", "I Don't Care If I Never Dream Again", "A New Day", "Hooray for Our Side", "Some Day We Will Remember", "The Head of the Class")
 1944 Allergic to Love (music: "Carmencita" - uncredited)
 1942 Don't Get Personal (writer: "It Doesn't Make Sense", "Now What Do We Do?", "Every Time A Moment Goes By")
 1941 Melody Lane (writer: "Cherokee Charlie", "Peaceful Ends the Day", "Caliacabu (Let's Go To Calicabu)", "Swing-a-bye My Baby", "Changeable Heart", "If It's a Dream", "Since the Farmer in the Dell")
 1941 San Antonio Rose (lyrics: "Once Upon a Summertime" - uncredited)
 1939 Crashing Thru (writer: "You're So Easy On The Eyes", "Crimson Sunset")
 1939 Fighting Mad (writer: "Trail's End", "The Lady's in Distress")
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