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Sammy Gallop (1915–1971)

Composer, songwriter, lyricist ("Elmer's Tune", "Count Every Star", "Holiday for Strings"), and author, educated at Duluth Junior College. He wrote revues for the Latin Quarter in New York, and also songs for the Broadway musicals "Star and Garter", "John Murray Anderson's Almanac" and "All For Love". Joining ASCAP in 1942, his chief musical ... See full bio »

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 2010 Mega64 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Project Whoosh (2010) ... (writer: "Wake the Town and Tell the People")
 2008 Revolutionary Road (writer: "Count Every Star")
 2005 Indigo Prophecy (Video Game) (writer: "No Good Man")
 1997 That Old Feeling (writer: "Somewhere Along The Way")
 1991 Wild Blade (writer: "It Happens to Be Me")
 1988 Distant Thunder ("Wake The Town And Tell The People")
 1988 Let's Get Lost (Documentary) ("Forgetful")
 1988 Brain Damage ("Elmer's Tune")
 1986 Miss Mary (writer: "Elmer's Tune" - as Gallup)
 1985 Reunion at Fairborough (TV Movie) (writer: "Elmer's Tune" - uncredited)
 1971 The Abominable Dr. Phibes (writer: "Elmer's Tune")
 1966 The Hollywood Palace (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.33 (1966) ... (writer: "Shoo-Fly Pie and Apple Pan Dowdy" - uncredited)
 1964 The Judy Garland Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.18 (1964) ... (writer: "Elmer's Tune" - uncredited)
 1958 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.36 (1958) ... (lyrics: "Somewhere Along the Way" - uncredited)
  The Nat King Cole Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 3 episodes, 1956 - 1957) (writer - 1 episode, 1956)
- Episode #2.4 (1957) ... (lyrics: "Somewhere Along the Way" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.7 (1956) ... (lyrics: "Somewhere Along the Way") / (writer: "Night Lights" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.3 (1956) ... (lyrics: "Night Lights")
 1956 Crowded Paradise (lyrics: "Moon Magic")
 1955 Texaco Star Theatre (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.4 (1955) ... (writer: "Vagabond Shoes" - uncredited)
 1944 Two Girls and a Sailor (lyrics: "Rumba Rumba" (1942) - uncredited)
 1944 The Zoot Cat (Short) (music: "Elmer's Tune")
 1942 Private Buckaroo (writer: "Steppin' Out Tonight" - uncredited)
 1942 Tune Time (Short) (writer: "Elmer's Tune")
 1942 Crooning Melodies (Short) (writer: "Elmer's Tune")
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