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Manny Klein (1908–1994)

Manny Klein was born on February 4, 1908 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on The Great Escape (1963), The Savage Eye (1960) and The Manchurian Candidate (1962). He died on March 31, 1994. See full bio »


(age 86)

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Known For

The Great Escape
The Great Escape Music Department
The Savage Eye
The Savage Eye Music Department
The Manchurian Candidate
The Manchurian Candidate Music Department
Rio Bravo
Rio Bravo Music Department


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 1968 Hellfighters (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1964 The Carpetbaggers (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1964 Seven Days in May (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1963 The Great Escape (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1962 The Manchurian Candidate (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1960 The Savage Eye (musician: trumpet - as Emmanuel Klein)
 1959 Rio Bravo (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
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 1962 A Symposium on Popular Songs (Short)
 1953 From Here to Eternity
Trumpet Player (uncredited)
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 1962 The Manchurian Candidate (music: "Overture" - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Emmanuel Klein

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Played trumpet on many movie soundtracks, including dubbing for Montgomery Clift in From Here to Eternity (1953). Prolific studio musician, 1930's - 50's, also worked with bands led by Matty Malneck, Red Nichols, Benny Goodman and Frank Trumbauer. Toured Japan with Percy Faith's Orchestra in 1966.

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