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Bert Hanlon (1890–1972)

Composer, songwriter, actor, author and director, educated at City College of New York. He appeared in vaudeville, Broadway musicals and films and wrote special material for films, as well as serving as dialogue director. One of his jobs was as publicity director for Yonkers Raceway. Joining ASCAP in 1923, his chief musical collaborators included ... See full bio »

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 1950 The Daughter of Rosie O'Grady
Assistant Stage Manager (uncredited)
 1949 The Story of Seabiscuit
Trainer (uncredited)
 1949 All the King's Men
Editor (uncredited)
 1949 The Great Sinner
Porter (uncredited)
 1949 Fighting Fools
Dave Dorgan - Jimmy's Manager (uncredited)
 1948 Force of Evil
Cigar Man (uncredited)
 1948 The Decision of Christopher Blake
Upton in Dream (uncredited)
 1948 The Mating of Millie
Charlie (uncredited)
 1947 Road to Rio
Barker (uncredited)
 1947 High Wall
Bored Clerk (uncredited)
 1947 Killer McCoy
Bill - Ring Announcer (uncredited)
 1947 Merton of the Movies
Writer (uncredited)
 1947 Living in a Big Way
Proprietor of Clothing Store (uncredited)
 1946 Specter of the Rose
 1945 Salty O'Rourke
Tony (uncredited)
 1943 Coney Island
Saloon Patron (scenes deleted)
 1943 Lady of Burlesque
 1942 Gentleman Jim
Clerk (uncredited)
 1942 The Big Street
Philly the Weeper (uncredited)
 1939 Invisible Stripes
Shorty - Mug at Party (uncredited)
 1939 The Roaring Twenties
Pianist (uncredited)
 1939 Naughty But Nice
Arranger Johnny Collins (uncredited)
 1939 Sweepstakes Winner
Poolroom Guard
 1938 Boy Meets Girl
Song Writer
 1938 A Slight Case of Murder
Sad Sam
 1937 Double or Nothing
Nick Praxitales
 1937 Park Avenue Logger
 1936 Big Brown Eyes
Farrell (uncredited)
 1936 The Great Ziegfeld
Jim (uncredited)
 1935 Mary Burns, Fugitive
 1935 Two for Tonight
Census Taker
 1935 The Farmer Takes a Wife
Townsman (uncredited)
 1935 Chinatown Squad
John Graham (uncredited)
 1935 Baby Face Harrington
Waiter with Eggs (uncredited)
 1935 Wings in the Dark
Yipp Morgan (uncredited)
 1933 Hot Pepper
One of Flagg's Men (uncredited)
 1932 Me and My Gal
 1932 Too Busy to Work
 1932 The Golden West
Dennis Epstein
 1932 Society Girl
 1932 The Famous Ferguson Case
Eddie Klein (uncredited)
 1932 The Trial of Vivienne Ware
Juror (uncredited)
 1932 Careless Lady
Complaining Hotel Guest (uncredited)
 1931 Surrender
Vandaele (uncredited)
 1931 City Streets
Baldy (uncredited)
Show Show Writer (8 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (7 credits)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
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The Hotel Mouse (1922). Musical comedy. Book by Guy Bolton. Lyrics by Clifford Grey. Music by Armand Vecsey and Ivan Caryll. Based on a French comedy by Marcel Gerbidon and Paul Armont. Musical Director: Ira Jacobs. Additional music by Bert Hanlon. Additional lyrics by Al Bryan. Choreographed by Max Scheck. Directed by John ... See more »


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