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Edgar Leslie (1885–1976)

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Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972.

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 2015 Moon Rock City (writer: "Me And The Man In The Moon") (post-production)
 2011-2012 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Milkmaid's Lot (2012) ... (writer: "Is There Still Room For Me 'neath The Old Apple Tree" - uncredited)
- You'd Be Surprised (2012) ... (writer: "He Loves It" (1922))
- 21 (2011) ... (writer: "Is There Still Room for Me 'Neath the Old Apple Tree?")
 2012 Magic City (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Year of the Fin (2012) ... (writer: "Moon Over Miami" - uncredited)
 2009 Serious Moonlight (writer: "Getting Some Fun Out of Life")
 2007 The Jane Austen Book Club (writer: "Getting Some Fun Out of Life")
 2000 Autumn in New York (writer: "Getting Some Fun Out of Life")
 1998 Free Enterprise (writer: " (Getting Some) Fun Out of Life")
 1997 Hidden Hollywood: Treasures from the 20th Century Fox Film Vaults (TV Movie documentary) (lyrics: "He'd Have to Get Under - Get Out and Get Under (To Fix Up His Automobile)")
 1997 A Dance to the Music of Time (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
- The Twenties (1997) ... ("Masculine Women, Feminine Men", uncredited)
 1994 Radioland Murders (writer: "Crazy People")
 1994 Postcards from America (writer: "Among My Souvenirs")
 1988 'Allo 'Allo (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Long-Distance Duck (1988) ... (lyrics: "He'd Have To Get Under, Get Out And Get Under" - uncredited)
 1983 Terms of Endearment ("For Me and My Gal" (1942))
 1979 Happy Days (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Married Strangers (1979) ... (writer: "Moon Over Miami" - uncredited)
 1978 De Mike Burstyn show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1978) ... (writer: "For me and my gall")
 1978 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kris Kristofferson and Rita Coolidge (1978) ... (writer: "For Me and My Gal")
 1977 All You Need Is Love (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Always Chasing Rainbows: Tin Pan Alley (1977) ... (lyrics: "Take Your Girlie to the Movies (If You Can't Make Love at Home)" - uncredited)
 1976 That's Entertainment, Part II (Documentary) (lyrics: "For Me and My Gal" (1917) - uncredited)
 1976 The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 4 May 1976 (1976) ... (writer: "For Me and My Gal" - uncredited)
 1974 M*A*S*H (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Alcoholics Unanimous (1974) ... (writer: "Tain't No Sin (to Take Off Your Skin and Dance Around in Your Bones)" - uncredited)
 1973 Magnavox Presents Frank Sinatra (TV Special documentary) (writer: "For Me and My Gal")
 1973 Maude (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Maude's Musical (1973) ... (lyrics: "America, I Love You")
 1973 Upstairs, Downstairs (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- A Change of Scene (1973) ... (lyrics: "He'd Have to Get Under - Get Out and Get Under (to Fix Up His Automobile)" - uncredited)
 1970-1971 The Lawrence Welk Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Everything's Coming Up Roses (1971) ... (lyrics: "Rose of the Rio Grande" - uncredited)
- Academy Awards (1970) ... (lyrics: "Take Your Girlie to the Movies (If You Can't Make Love at Home)" - uncredited)
 1970 Myra Breckinridge (lyrics: "America, I Love You" - uncredited)
 1970 Jimmy Durante Presents the Lennon Sisters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.15 (1970) ... (writer: "For Me and My Gal")
 1967 The Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Hollywood Musical (1967) ... (lyrics: "For Me and My Gal" - uncredited)
 1964 The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 7 December 1964 (1964) ... (lyrics: "By the River Sainte Marie" - uncredited)
 1963 The Stripper (writer: "Romance" - uncredited)
 1960 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tonoose Makes the Wedding Plans (1960) ... (writer: "For Me And My Gal" - uncredited)
 1959 The Gene Kelly Show (TV Movie) (writer: "For Me and My Gal")
 1959 Country Style, U.S.A. (TV Series short) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.13 (1959) ... (lyrics: "Among My Souvenirs" - uncredited)
 1958 This Is Your Life (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Harry Warren (1958) ... (lyrics: "Rose of the Rio Grande", "By the River Sainte Marie" - uncredited)
 1956 General Electric Theater (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Judy Garland Musical Special (1956) ... (lyrics: "Dirty Hands! Dirty Face!" - uncredited)
 1955 MGM Parade (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.11 (1955) ... (lyrics: "For Me and My Gal" - uncredited)
- Episode #1.10 (1955) ... (lyrics: "For Me and My Gal" - uncredited)
 1952 Your Hit Parade (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 12 April 1952 (1952) ... (lyrics: "For Me and My Gal")
 1952 Murder in A-Flat (Short) (writer: "Cling To Me", "A Little Bit Independent")
 1950 Trio (lyrics: "Shepherd of the Hills" - uncredited)
 1950 Three Little Words (writer: "Come on, Papa")
 1949 Marriage Wows (Short) (lyrics: "For Me and My Gal")
 1949 Jolson Sings Again (lyrics: "For Me and My Gal" - uncredited)
 1949 Any Number Can Play (lyrics: "It Looks Like Rain in Cherry Blossom Lane" - uncredited)
 1947 For Sentimental Reasons (Short) (writer: "Among My Souvenirs")
 1946 The Best Years of Our Lives (music: "Among My Souvenirs" (1927) - uncredited)
 1946 Singing on the Trail (writer: "When Grown-Up Ladies Act Like Babies")
 1945 Sunbonnet Sue (lyrics: "Oh! Eva (Ain't You Comin' Out Tonight?)" - uncredited)
 1945 It's a Pleasure (lyrics: "Romance")
 1944 Winged Victory (writer: "For Me My Gal" - uncredited)
 1944 Kansas City Kitty (lyrics: "KANSAS CITY KITTY")
 1944 Swing in the Saddle (lyrics: "By the River Sainte Marie" - uncredited)
 1942 When Johnny Comes Marching Home (writer: "Romance" (uncredited), "We Must Be Vigilant")
 1942 For Me and My Gal (lyrics: "For Me and My Gal" (1917) - uncredited)
 1942 America, I Love You (Short) (lyrics: "America, I Love You")
 1941 Penny Serenade (lyrics: "The Moon Was Yellow" (1934) - uncredited)
 1940 Tin Pan Alley (lyrics: "America, I Love You" (1915), "He'd Have to Get Under - Get Out and Get Under (To Fix Up His Automobile)" (1913) (uncredited))
 1938 Action for Slander (lyrics: "Oh What a Pal Was Mary" - uncredited)
 1937 Bars and Stripes (Short) (lyrics: "Midnight Blue")
 1936 Leon Navara and Orchestra (Short) (lyrics: "On Treasure Island" - uncredited)
 1936 The Backyard Broadcast (Short) (lyrics: "In a Little Gypsy Tea Room" - uncredited)
 1935 The Passing of the Third Floor Back (writer: "In a Little Gypsy Tea Room" - uncredited)
 1934 Kansas City Princess (lyrics: "Come On Papa" - uncredited)
 1932 Three on a Match (lyrics: "Oh! What a Pal Was Mary" (1919) - uncredited)
 1932 The Big Broadcast (lyrics: "Crazy People")
 1932 The Yacht Party (Short) (lyrics: "Crazy People" - uncredited)
 1931 The Road to Singapore (writer: "Hand In Hand" - uncredited)
 1930 Rain or Shine (writer: "Romance" - uncredited)
 1930 Sixteen Sweeties (Short) (lyrics: "On with the Dance" - uncredited)
 1930 Elstree Calling (writer: "Tain't No Sin (To Take Off Your Skin And Dance Around In Your Bones)")
 1930 Cameo Kirby (lyrics: "Romance", "After a Million Dreams", "Home Is Heaven - Heaven Is Home")
 1929 Hot for Paris (lyrics: "Duke of Ka-ki-ak", "Sweet Nothings of Love", "If You Want to See Paree", "Sing Your Little Folk Song", "Cuckoo Song")
 1929 Paris (lyrics: "Among My Souvenirs" - uncredited)
 1929/I Horace Heidt and His Californians (Short) (lyrics: "Rose of the Rio Grande" - uncredited)
 1929 The Gotham Rhythm Boys (Short) (lyrics: "Kansas City Kitty" - uncredited)
 1929 Coletta Ryan and Duke Yellman (Short) (music: "Mistakes" - uncredited)
 1929 Pigskin Troubles (Short) (lyrics: "Dirty Hands Dirty Face" - uncredited)
 1927 The Jazz Singer (lyrics: "Dirty Hands, Dirty Face" (1923) - uncredited)
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Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972.

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