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Eugene Raskin (1909–2004)

Gene Raskin was a very accomplished person - first, an architect, then a professor at Columbia University, then, a "variety act" duo with his wife: "Gene & Francesca", and, most notably, but definitely not most fascinating; Gene adapted a melody sung to him as a child by his Russian mother: this became the folk-pop song, "Those Were the Days", ... See full bio »

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The Bank Job
The Bank Job Soundtrack
Whiteout Soundtrack
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 2016 Dalida (writer: "Le temps des fleurs")
 2016 Sharknado 4: The 4th Awakens (TV Movie) ("Sharknado (Gigantor Theme)")
 2012 Timeshift (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The British Army of the Rhine (2012) ... (lyrics: "An Jenem Tag" (German version of "Those Were the Days") - uncredited)
 2009 Yhteinen sävel (TV Series documentary) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Tere perestroika (2009) ... (lyrics: "Those Were the Days")
 2009 Whiteout (arranger: "Proshchay (Farewell)")
 2008 The Bank Job (writer: "Those Were the Days" - as Gene Raskin)
 2006 Naomi's New Morning (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 3 September 2006 (2006) ... (writer: "Those Were The Days")
 2006 At the Hotel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Modern Solutions to Modern Problems (2006) ... (writer: "Le Temps Des Fleurs (Those Were The Days)" - as Gene Raskin)
 2004 Cesko hledá SuperStar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ctvrté finále: 60. léta (2004) ... (writer: "Those Were the Days")
 1997 Mariano Mison... NBI (writer: "Those Were The Days, My Friend")
 1994 Total Balalaika Show (Documentary) (lyrics: "Those Were the Days")
 1993 Stars in Their Eyes (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #4.6 (1993) ... (writer: "Those Were the Days")
 1991 Cheers (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The Norm Who Came to Dinner (1991) ... (lyrics: "Those Were the Days" - uncredited)
 1989 Leedvermaak (writer: "Those Were The Days" - as E. Raskin)
 1983 Webster (TV Series) (1 episode)
- That's Entertainment (1983) ... ("Those Were The Days", uncredited)
 1973 Rings of Passion (writer: "Those Were the Days" - uncredited)
 1972 Jeanie's Magic Box (writer: "Those Were the Days" - as Gene Raskin, uncredited)
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 1964 Gigantor (TV Series) (composer - 16 episodes)
- The Freezer Ray! (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
- World in Danger! (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Smoke Robots! (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
- Badge of Danger! (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
- The Secret Valley! (1964) ... (composer: theme music)
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 1962 Suspense (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Man in My Shoes (1962) ... (writer)

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Novel: "Stranger In My Arms," 1971. See more »

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