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Allie Wrubel (1905–1973)


Charter member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Inducted in 1970. See more trivia »

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 2013 Saving Mr. Banks (writer: "Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 2012 Welcome to the Basement (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Song of the South (2012) ... (music: "Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 2011 Kinect Disneyland Adventures (Video Game) (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 2011 Showboaters (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 2010 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.140 (2010) ... (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 2009 Notorious (writer: "Who Shot Ya")
 2006 Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse (Video) (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 2005 The Notorious Bettie Page (writer: "Gone with the Wind")
 2004 First Love (writer: "(I'm Afraid) The Masquerade Is Over")
 2003 Anything Else (writer: "Gone with the Wind")
 2002 8 Mile (writer: "Who Shot Ya")
  House of Mouse (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2002) (music - 1 episode, 2002)
- Pete's One-Man Show (2002) ... (lyrics: "Boom Da Boom (Disney Version)") / (music: "Boom Da Boom (Disney Version)")
 2001 The Wedding Planner (writer: "Mr. and Mrs. Is The Name")
 2000 Walt Disney World Quest: Magical Racing Tour (Video Game) (lyrics: "Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1996 Walt Disney World Explorer (Video Game) (writer: "Ev'rybody Has a Laughing Place", "Little Toot")
  Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1992 - 1996) (music - 1 episode, 1992)
- The Incredible Melting Man (1996) ... (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
- The Human Duplicators (1992) ... (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
- Crash of Moons (1992) ... (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1993 Demob (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1993) ... (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1993 Keeping Up Appearances (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Looking at Properties (1993) ... ("Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah", uncredited)
 1993 Life with Mikey (music: "ZIP-A-DEE-DOO-DAH")
 1992 The Music of Disney: A Legacy in Song (Video documentary) (writer: "Zip-A-Dee-Do-Da", "Everybody's Got a Laughing Place")
 1992 Encino Man (music: "Zip a Dee Doo Dah")
 1992 Mac (writer: "THE LADY IN RED")
 1991 True Identity (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1990 Disney Sing-Along-Songs: Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious (Video) (music: "Ev'rybody Has A Laughing Place")
 1990 Disney Sing-Along-Songs: Disneyland Fun (Video) (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1989 Teenage Babylon (Short) (as Wrubel, "The Masquerade Is Over")
 1989 Ernest Goes to Splash Mountain (TV Movie) (writer: "Zip-a-dee Doo-Dah")
 1989 Great Balls of Fire! (writer: "As You Desire Me")
 1988 Daffy Duck's Quackbusters (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1987 The Puppetoon Movie (writer: "Music Maestro Please")
 1986 Disney Sing-Along-Songs: Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah (Video short) (music: "Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah", "Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah (Reprise)" (uncredited))
 1985 Sweet Dreams (writer: "I'm Afraid the Masquerade Is Over")
 1984 Blood Simple. (as A. Wrubel, "The Lady in Red")
 1973-1980 M*A*S*H (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Letters (1980) ... (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
- Showtime (1973) ... (music: "Why Don't We Do This More Often" - uncredited)
 1980 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Alan Arkin (1980) ... (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1979 The Bugs Bunny/Road-Runner Movie (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1978 All in the Family (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Return of the Waitress (1978) ... (writer: "Zip-a-dee Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1978 Pennies from Heaven (TV Mini-Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Better Think Twice (1978) ... (music: "Pop! Goes Your Heart" - uncredited)
 1977 Bugs Bunny's Easter Special (TV Special) (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1976 Jacquette (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1975 The Ernie Sigley Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 8 May 1975 (1975) ... (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1974 Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (music: "Gone with the Wind" (1937))
 1973 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 24 July 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1973 Paper Moon (music: "Flirtation Walk" (1934) - uncredited)
 1965-1970 The Lawrence Welk Show (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Academy Awards (1970) ... (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
- Songs of the Sun and Moon (1965) ... (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1969 The Dean Martin Show (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.9 (1969) ... (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1968 Francis Albert Sinatra Does His Thing (TV Movie) (music: "Gone with the Wind" - uncredited)
 1968 A Family Thing (TV Special) (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1965 Shindig! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.28 (1965) ... (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1963 Hollywood and the Stars (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- The Fabulous Musicals (1963) ... (music: "Flirtation Walk" - uncredited)
 1962 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Young Man's Fancy (1962) ... (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1961 Cannery Woe (Short) (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1960 Midnight Lace ("What Does a Woman Do?")
 1960 Frank Sinatra's Welcome Home Party for Elvis Presley (TV Special) (writer: "Gone with the Wind" - uncredited)
 1960 Startime (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Academy Award Songs (1960) ... (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1959 You Bet Your Life (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #9.37 (1959) ... (music: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1959 Hare-Abian Nights (Short) (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1959 Never Steal Anything Small (music: "Never Steal Anything Small", "I'm Sorry, I Want a Ferrari", "I Haven't Got a Thing to Wear", "It Takes Love to Make a Home", "Helping Our Friends")
 1957 The Edsel Show (TV Special) (music: "Why Don't We Do This More Often?" - uncredited)
 1955 Speedy Gonzales (Short) (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1955 Dateline: Disneyland (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah")
 1953 Bully for Bugs (Short) (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1953 So You Want to Learn to Dance (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1952 I Love Lucy (TV Series) (music - 2 episodes)
- Lucy Is Enceinte (1952) ... (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
- Cuban Pals (1952) ... (music: "The Lady in Red")
 1952 Lady Possessed (writer: "It's You I Love")
 1951 The Frank Sinatra Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.18 (1951) ... (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1950 One Hour in Wonderland (TV Special) (writer: "Zip-a-dee Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1949 The Adventures of Uncle Mistletoe (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 October 1949 (1949) ... (writer: "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" - uncredited)
 1949 The Windblown Hare (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1949 Tulsa (writer: "TULSA")
 1949 The Set-Up (music: "Speak Your Heart" (1938) - uncredited)
 1949 The Big Sombrero (writer: "Rancho Pillow")
 1948 I Surrender Dear (writer: "There's Nobody Else But Elsie")
 1948 You Were Never Duckier (Short) (music: "I Do, Do, Do Like You" - uncredited)
 1948 Melody Time (writer: "Little Toot")
 1948 I Walk Alone (music: "I Walk Alone" (uncredited), "Don't Call It Love")
 1947 Mexican Joyride (Short) (music: "In Caliente")
 1947 The Fabulous Dorseys (music: "To Me")
 1946 Duel in the Sun (writer: "Gotta Get Me Somebody To Love" - uncredited)
 1946 Song of the South (writer: "Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah", "Everybody's Got a Laughing Place")
 1946 Hollywood Canine Canteen (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1946 Make Mine Music (lyrics: "Johnny Fedora and Alice Bluebonnet" (1945)) / (music: "Johnny Fedora and Alice Bluebonnet" (1945))
 1946 Swing Parade of 1946 (writer: "Oh, Brother")
 1944 Hi, Beautiful (lyrics: "Best of All" - uncredited) / (music: "Best of All" - uncredited)
 1944 Little Red Riding Rabbit (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1943 Crazy House (writer: "There Goes That Song Again" - uncredited)
 1942 The Falcon Takes Over (lyrics: "The First Time I Saw You" - uncredited) / (writer: "There's a New Moon Over the Old Mill" - uncredited)
 1942 Private Buckaroo (music: "Private Buckaroo" - uncredited)
 1942 Always in My Heart (music: "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1942 Heart of the Rio Grande (writer: "Rancho Pillow")
 1942 Crooning Melodies (Short) (music: "Why Don't We Do This More Often")
 1942 Porky's Cafe (Short) (music: "Happiness Ahead" - uncredited)
 1941 Hollywood Steps Out (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1941 Here Comes Happiness (music: "Happiness Ahead" (1934) - uncredited)
 1940 The Timid Toreador (Short) (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1940 City for Conquest (music: "Powder My Back" (1935) - uncredited)
 1940 The Bear's Tale (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1940 Dave Apollon and His Orchestra (Short) (music: "Music, Maestro, Please" - uncredited)
 1939 Wise Quacks (Short) (music: "Happiness Ahead" - uncredited)
 1939 Believe It or Else (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red")
 1939 At Home (Short) (music: "Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name" - uncredited)
 1938 Dave Apollon & His Orchestra (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1938 You're an Education (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red")
 1938 Little Pancho Vanilla (Short) (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1938 Porky's Hare Hunt (Short) (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1938 Porky's Five & Ten (Short) (music: "Happiness Ahead" - uncredited)
 1938 This Marriage Business (music: "Let's Have Another Cigarette" - uncredited)
 1938 I See Ice (writer: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1938 Radio City Revels (music: "I'M TAKING A SHINE TO YOU" (1938), "YOU'RE THE APPLE OF MY EYE (YOU LITTLE PEACH)" (1938) (uncredited), "SWINGIN' IN THE CORN" (1938), "TAKE A TIP FROM THE TULIP" (1938), "GOOD NIGHT, ANGEL" (1938), "LOVE, HONOR AND OH BABY" (1938) (uncredited), "WHY MUST I LOVE YOU" (1938) (uncredited), "THERE'S A NEW MOON OVER THE OLD MILL" (1938), "SPEAK YOUR HEART" (1938))
 1938 Porky at the Crocadero (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1938 Daffy Duck & Egghead (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1937 Porky's Hero Agency (Short) (music: "He Was Her Man" - uncredited)
 1937 The Woods Are Full of Cuckoos (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1937 A Sunbonnet Blue (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red")
 1937 Calling All Kids (Short) (music: "Why Must I Love You?" - uncredited)
 1937 Breakfast for Two (writer: "Chirp a Little Ditty" - uncredited)
 1937 Music for Madame (music: "Music for Madame" (1937))
 1937 The Life of the Party (music: "Chirp a Little Ditty" (1937), "So You Won't Sing" (1937), "Life of the Party" (1937), "Let's Have Another Cigarette" (1937), "Yankee Doodle Band" (1937))
 1937 The Toast of New York (lyrics: "The First Time I Saw You" (1937), "Ooh, La, La" (1937))
 1937 I Only Have Eyes for You (Short) (music: "Let It Be Me" - uncredited)
 1937/II Mail and Female (Short) (music: "Let It Be Me", "Lifetime of Love", "Happiness Ahead" - uncredited)
 1937 Don't Get Me Wrong (music: "I've Got Your Number" - uncredited)
 1937 Picador Porky (Short) (music: "In Caliente", "The Lady in Red" (uncredited))
 1937 Black Legion (music: "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1937 He Was Her Man (Short) (music: "He Was Her Man" - uncredited)
 1936 The CooCoo Nut Grove (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1936 Toy Town Hall (Short) (music: "Let It Be Me", "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1936 Stage Struck (music: "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1936 Crash Donovan (music: "Devoted to You" - uncredited)
 1936 Bengal Tiger (music: "Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name" - uncredited)
 1936 Carl Hoff and His Orchestra (Short) (music: "Flirtation Walk" - uncredited)
 1936/I The Big Noise (music: "Let It Be Me" (1935) - uncredited)
 1936 Rhythmitis (Short) (music: "Weary" - uncredited)
 1936 Bullets or Ballots (music: "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1936 Bingo Crosbyana (Short) (music: "In Caliente" (1935) - uncredited)
 1936 Vitaphone Topnotchers (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1936 Let It Be Me (Short) (music: "Let It Be Me" (1935) - uncredited)
 1936 I'm a Big Shot Now (Short) (music: "I'm a Little Big Shot Now" - uncredited)
 1936 Little Jack Little & Orchestra (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1936 Boulder Dam (music: "Long Gone Baby" (1935), "Toddling Along with You" (1935) - uncredited)
 1936 Shop Talk (Short) (music: "Happiness Ahead" - uncredited)
 1936 They're Off (Short) (music: "Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name" - uncredited)
 1936 I Wanna Play House (Short) (music: "I Wanna Play House with You" - uncredited)
 1936 The Murder of Dr. Harrigan (music: "The Lady In Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1936 While the Cat's Away (Short) (music: "Happiness Ahead" - uncredited)
 1935 Dangerous (music: "Mine Alone", "Toddlin' Along with You" - uncredited)
 1935 Katz' Pajamas (Short) (music: "Mine Alone" - uncredited)
 1935 Mr. Cohen Takes a Walk (music: "Happiness Ahead", "Pop! Goes Your Heart" - uncredited)
 1935 Broadway Hostess (music: "Weary" (1935), "He Was Her Man" (1935), "Who But You" (1935), "Let It Be Me" (1935), "Playboy of Paree" (1935) - uncredited)
 1935 Miss Pacific Fleet (music: "Weary" - uncredited)
 1935 P's and Cues (Short) (music: "Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name" - uncredited)
 1935 Flowers for Madame (Short) (music: "Powder My Back" - uncredited)
 1935 By Request (Short) (music: "To Call You My Own" - uncredited)
 1935 The Officer's Mess (Short) (music: "Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name" - uncredited)
 1935 I Found Stella Parish (music: "Powder My Back" (1935) - uncredited)
 1935 Hollywood Capers (Short) (music: "Sweet Flossie Farmer")
 1935 The Case of the Lucky Legs (writer: "You're an Eyeful of Heaven" - uncredited)
 1935 I Live for Love (music: "I Live for Love" (1935), "Mine Alone" (1935), "Silver Wings" (1935), "A Man Must Shave" (1935), "I Wanna Play House with You" (1935) - uncredited)
 1935 Little Big Shot (music: "I'm a Little Big Shot Now" (1935), "Rolling in the Money" (1935) - uncredited)
 1935 The Lady in Red (Short) (music: "The Lady in Red" - uncredited)
 1935 We're in the Money (music: "It's So Nice Seeing You Again" (1935) - uncredited)
 1935 Bright Lights (music: "I'm All for You" (1935), "You're an Eyeful of Heaven" (1935), "Powder My Back" (1935), "Toddling Along with You" (1935), "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1935 Surprise! (Short) (music: "In Caliente" - uncredited)
 1935 In Caliente (music: "In Caliente" (1935), "To Call You My Own" (1935), "The Lady in Red" (1935) - uncredited)
 1935 Dinky (music: "Dinky", "The Orphan's Waltz" - uncredited) / (writer: "Fight On to Victory" - uncredited)
 1935 Along Flirtation Walk (Short) (music: "Flirtation Walk", "Fare Thee Well, Annabelle")
 1935 His First Flame (Short) (music: "Flirtation Walk" - uncredited)
 1935 A Night at the Ritz (music: "Let It Be Me" - uncredited)
 1935 Sweet Music (music: "Fare Thee Well, Annabelle", "I See Two Lovers" - uncredited)
 1935 Buddy's Theatre (Short) (music: "Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name", "Anything That's Part of You" - uncredited)
 1935 Devil Dogs of the Air (music: "Happiness Ahead" (1934) - uncredited)
 1935 Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name (Short) (music: "Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name")
 1935 Maybe It's Love (music: "Let It Be Me" (1935) - uncredited)
 1934 Philips Cavalcade (music: "Music, Maestro, Please" - uncredited)
 1934 Pop Goes Your Heart (Short) (music: "Pop! Goes Your Heart" - uncredited)
 1934 Flirtation Walk (music: "Flirtation Walk" (1934), "Mr. and Mrs. Is the Name" (1934), "No Horse, No Wife, No Mustache" (1934) - uncredited)
 1934 Buddy's Circus (Short) (music: "No Horse, No Wife, No Mustache" - uncredited)
 1934 Happiness Ahead (music: "Happiness Ahead" (1934), "Pop! Goes Your Heart" (1934), "All on Account of a Strawberry Sundae" (1934) - uncredited)
 1934 Kansas City Princess (music: "Try to See It My Way" - uncredited)
 1934 Dames (music: "Try to See It My Way" (1934) - uncredited)
 1934 Housewife (music: "Cosmetics by Duprey" (1934) - uncredited)
 1934 Midnight Alibi (music: "Lifetime of Love" (1933) - uncredited)
 1934 Buddy's Bearcats (Short) (music: "Hit Me Again" - uncredited)
 1934 The Key ("There's a Cottage in Killarney")
 1934 The Merry Frinks (music: "Let It Be Me" - uncredited)
 1934 He Was Her Man (music: "He Was Her Man" - uncredited)
 1934 Registered Nurse (music: "I Got Your Number" - uncredited)
 1934 Hi, Nellie! (music: "Hi, Nellie" (1934) - uncredited)
 1932 A Farewell to Arms (lyrics: "A Farewell to Arms" (1932)) / (music: "A Farewell to Arms" (1932))
 1930 Bright Lights (writer: "You're an Eyeful of Heaven" (1930) - uncredited)
 1929 Radio Rhythm (Short) (writer: "You'll Do It Someday (So Why Not Now)")
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Prolific American composer/songwriter. Early on played clarinet and saxophone in Paul Whiteman's Orchestra. His extensive song catalogue includes "The Lady In Red", "Music, Maestro, Please", "I'm Stepping Out With a Memory To­night", "My Own America", "Zip-a-Dee Doo-Dah" (Academy Award, 1947), "Flirtation Walk" and "Gone With the Wind". He was a graduate of Wesleyan University and Columbia ... See more »

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