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Gerardo Matos Rodríguez (1897–1948)


He was also a journalist. See more trivia »


(age 51) in Montevideo, Uruguay

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 2014 Strictly Come Dancing (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Week 11 (2014) ... (writer: "La cumparsita" - uncredited)
 2011/I Jack and Jill (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Gerardo H. Matos Rodriguez)
 2009-2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #11.3 (2011) ... (writer: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
- 2009 Semi-Final (2009) ... (writer: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 2010 Love Ranch (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 2009 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.23 (2009) ... (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 2008 Café de los maestros (Documentary) (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 2006 Take the Lead (writer: "La Cumparsita", "La Cumparsita (Tango Remix)")
 2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 2002 Desire (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Martos)
 2001 Les âmes câlines (writer: "La cumparsita")
 2000 Me, Myself & Irene (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Gerardo Matos Rodriguez)
 1999 Man on the Moon (writer: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - as G.H. Matos Rodriguez)
 1998 Tango (writer: "La cumparsita")
 1997 Cats Don't Dance (music: "La Cumparsita" - as G. H. Matos Rodriguez)
 1997 Booty Call (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Matos Rodriguez)
 1997 Tout doit disparaître (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 1993 Kika (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 1993 The House of the Spirits (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Matos Rodriguez)
 1992 Strictly Ballroom (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Rodriguez)
 1991 Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time (writer: "La Cumparsita" - as Rodriguez)
 1991 La reine blanche (writer: "La Cumpasita" - as Rodriguez)
 1990 Alice (writer: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - as Matos Rodriguez)
 1988 Kuutamosonaatti (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 1987 Radio Days (writer: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - as Matos Rodríguez)
 1986 Children of a Lesser God (as Matos Rodriguez, "La Cumparsita")
 1983 El Sur (writer: "La cumparsita")
 1983 One Deadly Summer (music: "La Cumparsita" - as Matos Rodríguez)
 1973 Dillinger (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1959 You Bet Your Life (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #10.10 (1959) ... (music: "La cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1959 Some Like It Hot (music: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - uncredited)
 1959 Iskelmäkuvia (Short) (writer: "La Cumparsita")
 1956 Down Beat Bear (Short) (music: "La Cumparsita")
 1955 Chicago Syndicate (as Matos Rodrigues, "Cumparsita Mambo")
 1953 All Star Revue (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.24 (1953) ... (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1952 Bom the Flyer (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1951 Lucky Nick Cain (writer: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1950 Sunset Blvd. (music: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - uncredited)
 1950 Dance Hall (music: "LA CUMPARSITA" - uncredited)
 1949 La guitarra de Gardel ("La cumparsita")
 1945 Anchors Aweigh (music: "La Cumparsita" (1937) - uncredited)
 1942 Broadway (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1939 The Cisco Kid and the Lady (music: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1935 After Office Hours (writer: "La Cumparsita" - uncredited)
 1933 The Keyhole (music: "La Cumparsita" (1916) - uncredited)
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G.H. Matos Rodriguez

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