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Dick Manning (1912–1991)

Russian-born American songwriter with several hit songs to his credit. His family came to America from Russia when he was six years old. A natural musician, he was trained at the Juilliard School in New York, where he grew up. As Sam Medoff, he formed a band called Sam Medoff and His Yiddish Swing Orchestra and worked extensively in radio. He ... See full bio »

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(age 78) in Marietta, Georgia, USA

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Known For

Ocean's Eleven
Ocean's Eleven Soundtrack
(2001)
Casino
Casino Soundtrack
(1995)
Back to the Future Part II
(1989)
Bad Santa
Bad Santa Soundtrack
(2003)

Filmography

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 2015 Welcome to the Basement (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Back to the Future II (2015) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2015 All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records (Documentary) (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 6: Halloween Special (2014) ... (writer: "Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)" - uncredited)
 2014 P.O.V. (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Genius of Marian (2014) ... (writer: "Takes Two to Tango")
 2014 Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Week 10: The Grand Final (2014) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo" - uncredited)
- Week 2: The Skate-Off (2014) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo" - uncredited)
- Week 2 (2014) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo" - uncredited)
 2013 RED 2 (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
  Mad Men (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- The Doorway, Part 2 (2013) ... (lyrics: "Hawaiian Wedding Song" - uncredited)
- The Doorway, Part 1 (2013) ... (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 2013 Call the Midwife (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 (2013) ... (writer: "Secretly" - uncredited)
 2012 Vegas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Real Thing (2012) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
  Dancing Stars (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (writer - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode #7.9 (2012) ... (lyrics: "Fascination")
- Episode #7.8 (2012) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
- Episode #6.6 (2011) ... (lyrics: "Fascination")
 2012 The Last Elvis (lyrics: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 2011 Britain's Favourite Christmas Songs (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Santo Natale")
 2009 Everybody's Fine (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2008 Chuck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Chuck Versus the Ex (2008) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo" - uncredited)
 2008 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round 2 (2008) ... (writer: "I Can't Tell A Waltz From A Tango" - uncredited)
 2007 Dona Custódia (Short) (writer: "Fascination (1932)")
 2007 The Savages (writer: "I Don't Want to Play in Your Yard")
 2006 Stick It (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2006 Take the Lead (writer: "Fascination")
 2005 Elvis by the Presleys (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Hawaii Wedding Song")
 2004 Going the Distance (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2004 Cashback (Short) (writer: "Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)")
 2004 30 Days Until I'm Famous (TV Movie) (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2004 The Sopranos (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Marco Polo (2004) ... (writer: "Allegheny Moon" - uncredited)
 2003 Bad Santa (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo" (1954))
 2003 Las Vegas (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2003) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2003 The Night We Called It a Day (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2002 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Humilithon (2002) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2001 Ocean's Eleven (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 2001 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The New Person (2001) ... (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 2000 Small Time Crooks (lyrics: "Fascination")
 2000 Snow Day (writer: "Fascination")
 2000 Two Family House (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo" (1954) - as D. Manning)
 1998 Slums of Beverly Hills (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 1997 Paws (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 1996 The Pallbearer (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 1995 Casino (writer: "Takes Two to Tango")
 1992 My Cousin Vinny (writer: "Secretly", "Are You Really Mine")
 1989 Back to the Future Part II (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 1988 Aloha Summer (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song (Ke Kali Nei Au)")
 1988 Dolly (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- My Hawaii (1988) ... (lyrics: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 1986 Näkemiin, hyvästi (lyrics: "You Make Nice / Hymyn suot kelle vain") / (writer: "You Make Nice / Hymyn suot kelle vain")
 1985 Heaven Help Us (lyrics: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 1982 Diner (lyrics: "Fascination")
 1978 Good Old Days Part II (TV Special) (writer: "Allegheny Moon")
 1978 Bobby Vinton's Rock 'n Rollers (TV Special) (writer: "Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)")
 1976 Slumber Party '57 (writer: "Allegheny Moon")
 1973 Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 1973 Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii - Rehearsal Concert (TV Movie) (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
 1969 Mondo Trasho (writer: "Hot Diggity")
 1967 Adam Adamant Lives! (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Wish You Were Here (1967) ... (lyrics: "Fascination" - uncredited)
 1966 Petticoat Junction (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Almost Annual Charity Show (1966) ... (lyrics: "Hawaiian Wedding Song" - uncredited)
 1965 The Drifter (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Going Aboard (1965) ... (writer: "Beyond the Reef" - uncredited)
 1963 Fun in Acapulco (writer: "(There's) No Room To Rhumba In A Sports Car")
 1961 Blue Hawaii (writer: "Hawaiian Wedding Song")
  Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 1957 - 1961) (writer - 2 episodes, 1956 - 1959)
- Episode #13.29 (1961) ... (lyrics: "Fascination" - uncredited)
- Episode #11.19 (1959) ... (writer: "Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)" - uncredited)
- Episode #10.6 (1957) ... (lyrics: "Fascination" - uncredited)
- Episode #8.23 (1956) ... (writer: "Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)")
 1959 Ozark Jubilee (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 November 1959 (1959) ... (music: "Jilted")
 1958 The Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Spike Jones and Helen Grayco (1958) ... (lyrics: "Fascination" - uncredited)
 1957 The Gisele MacKenzie Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... (lyrics: "Fascination" - uncredited)
 1957 Trente-Six Chandelles (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 1 April 1957 (1957) ... (writer: "Hop Digui-di")
 1954-1956 Your Hit Parade (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Episode dated 9 June 1956 (1956) ... (writer: "Hot Diggity")
- Episode dated 2 June 1956 (1956) ... (writer: "Hot Diggity")
- Episode dated 4 December 1954 (1954) ... (writer: "Papa Loves Mambo")
 1955 The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Musical Version (1955) ... (writer: "I Love Her, That's Why" - uncredited)
 1953 The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tuba Incident (1953) ... (writer: "Takes Two To Tango" - uncredited)
 1949 Leprechauns Gold (Short) (lyrics: "Start the Day With a Song") / (music: "Start the Day With a Song")
 1948 Sing or Swim (Short) (music: "Start the Day with a Song" - uncredited)
 1948 Base Brawl (Short) (writer: "Start the Day With a Song" - uncredited)
 1947 The Wee Men (Short) ("Start the Day with a Song", uncredited)
 1946 Universal Merrily We Sing Series No. 1: Sing and Be Happy (Short) (music: "I'll Be Walking with My Honey")
 1945 Walking with My Honey (Short) (music: "I'll Be Walking with My Honey (Soon, Soon, Soon)" - as Sam Medoff)
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