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Bernard Hanighen (1908–1976)

Songwriter ("Round Midnight", "Mountain High- Valley Low"), composer and author, educated at Harvard College (Bachelor of Science) and president of the Harvard Dramatic Club where he wrote Hasty Pudding and Pi Eta Club shows. Later he directed record companies and during World War II he was a CBS newscaster over shortwave radio. He wrote special ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. See more awards »

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 2009 Johnny Mercer: The Dream's on Me (TV Movie documentary) (music: "Fare-Thee-Well to Harlem")
 2009 Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1930s: Dancing Away the Great Depression (Video documentary) (music: "Poor Mr. Chisholm" - uncredited)
 2009 Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1940s: Stars, Stripes and Singing (Video documentary) (music: "Poor Mr. Chisholm" - uncredited)
 2007 Tete Montoliu, una mirada (Video) (writer: "Round Midnight")
 2005 Block Party (Documentary) (writer: "Round Midnight")
 2005 Unleashed (as Bernie Hanighen, "Round Midnight")
 2001 The Score (writer: "'Round Midnight")
 1995 Devil in a Blue Dress (writer: "ROUND MIDNIGHT")
 1988 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser (Documentary) (writer: "'Round Midnight" - as Bernie Hanighen)
 1988 Bull Durham (writer: "When a Woman Loves a Man")
 1986 'Round Midnight (writer: "'Round Midnight" - as Bernie Hanighen)
 1980 Joe Albany... a Jazz Life (Documentary) (lyrics: "'Round Midnight")
 1974 The Destructors (lyrics: "'Round Midnight" - as Bernie Hanighen)
 1960 Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 20 January 1960 (1960) ... (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" - uncredited)
 1953 The Ford 50th Anniversary Show (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Mountain High, Valley Low")
 1940 Second Chorus ("Poor Mr. Chisholm", "Poor Mr. Chisholm" (reprise))
 1939 Babes in Arms (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" (1937) - uncredited)
 1938 The Knight Is Young (Short) (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" - uncredited)
 1938 The Isle of Pingo Pongo (Short) (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" - uncredited)
 1938 Mr. Chump (music: "It's Against the Law in Arkansas", "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" (uncredited), "As Long as You Live")
 1938 Saturday Night Swing Club (Short) ("Bob White")
 1938 Porky's Spring Planting (Short) (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" - uncredited)
 1938 Men Are Such Fools (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" (1937) - uncredited)
 1938 Melody Master Band: Music with a Smile (Short) (music: "The Weekend of a Private Secretary" - uncredited)
 1938 Women Are Like That (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" (1937) - uncredited)
 1938 A Slight Case of Murder (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" (1937) - uncredited)
 1938 What Price Porky (Short) (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)")
 1938 Porky's Poppa (Short) (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)")
 1938 Daffy Duck & Egghead (Short) (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" - uncredited)
 1937 Hollywood Hotel (music: "Bob White (Whatcha Gonna Swing Tonight?)" - uncredited)
 1936 The CooCoo Nut Grove (Short) (music: "My Old Man" - uncredited)
 1935 The Parade of the Maestros (Short) (music: "The Dixieland Band" - uncredited)
 1934 Buddy of the Apes (Short) (music: "My Old Man" - uncredited)
 1934 A Very Honorable Guy (music: "My Old Man" (1933) - uncredited)
 1934 Harold Teen (music: "My Old Man" - uncredited)
 1933 Picture Snatcher (music: "My Old Man" (1933) - uncredited)
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