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Bob Crosby (I) (1913–1993)

An orchestra leader renowned for his Dixieland group, Bob Crosby Orchestra, and Bob Crosby and the Bobcats, Bob Crosby is Bing's younger brother. His band continues to perform today. His daughter, Cathy Crosby, appeared with him on his television program and sang in a few movies of her own, including The Beat Generation (1959). He was educated at ... See full bio »

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 2013 Saving Mr. Banks (writer: "Big Noise from Winnetka")
 2013/I What If (lyrics: "Big Noise from Winnetka")
 2013 Twenty Feet from Stardom (Documentary) (writer: "Silver and Gold")
 2011 Cedar Rapids (writer: "Big Noise From Winnetka")
 2007 Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who (Documentary) (writer: "Big Noise From Winnetka")
 2002 Livshunger (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... (lyrics: "BIG NOISE FROM WINNETKA")
 1994 Radioland Murders (lyrics: "Big Noise From Winnetka")
 1993 Manhattan Murder Mystery (lyrics: "The Big Noise From Winnetka" (1938))
 1988 Comic Book Confidential (Documentary) (lyrics: "Big Noise from Winnetka")
 1982 Cannery Row (lyrics: "BIG NOISE FROM WINNETKA")
 1981 The 35th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Cecilia")
 1980 Raging Bull (lyrics: "Big Noise from Winnetka" (1938))
 1980 Divine Madness (Documentary) (writer: "Big Noise from Winnetka")
 1978 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Jaye P. Morgan (1978) ... (writer: "Big Noise from Winnetka")
  Startime (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1960) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1960)
- Soldiers in Greasepaint (1960) ... (performer: "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree", "In My Arms", "Don't Fence Me In" - uncredited)
- The Swingin' Years (1960) ... (lyrics: "Big Noise from Winnetka" - uncredited)
 1959 The Five Pennies (performer: "My Blue Heaven" (1927), "Paradise" (1931) - uncredited)
 1958 Timex All-Star Jazz Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 10 November 1958 (1958) ... (performer: "South Rampart Street Parade" (uncredited), "In the Cool, Cool, Cool of the Evening", "Lazy Bones", "Lazy River")
 1951-1956 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series) (performer - 6 episodes)
- Rochester Falls Asleep, Misses Program (1956) ... (performer: "How About You?" - uncredited)
- Reminiscing About Last New Year's (1953) ... (performer: "Let's Start The New Year Right")
- Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1953) ... (performer: "A Foggy Day (In London Town)" - uncredited)
- Jack Gets Robbed (1952) ... (performer: "Peter Pan" - uncredited)
- Bob Crosby's Contract (1952) ... (performer: "You Belong to Me" - uncredited)
 1955 The Easter Seal Teleparade of Stars (TV Special) (performer: "Tweedlee Dee")
 1953 The Bob Crosby Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 November 1953 (1953) ... (performer: "It's Only a Paper Moon", "You, You, You", "Dream")
 1951 Two Tickets to Broadway ("Let's Make Comparisons")
 1944 My Gal Loves Music (performer: "Over and Over", "Somebody's Rockin' My Rainbow")
 1944 Kansas City Kitty (performer: "PRETTY KITTY BLUE EYES")
 1944 See Here, Private Hargrove (performer: "In My Arms" (1944) - uncredited)
 1943 Presenting Lily Mars (performer: " (When You Think of Lovin', Baby) Think of Me" - uncredited)
 1943 Reveille with Beverly (lyrics: "Big Noise from Winnetka")
 1941 Let's Make Music (performer: "Central Park") / (writer: "The Big Noise from Winnetka")
 1934 Rhythm on the Roof (Short) (performer: "May I", "Love Thy Neighbor", "Good Night, Lovely Little Lady" - uncredited)
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