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Rida Johnson Young (1869–1926)


Prolific playwright and composer. See more trivia »

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  Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2010) (writer - 1 episode, 2010)
- A Return to Normalcy (2010) ... (lyrics: "Naughty Marietta Selection" - uncredited)
- Anastasia (2010) ... (writer: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life" - uncredited)
 2006 The Departed (lyrics: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1997 Money Talks (lyrics: "Will You Remember")
 1995 The Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Bellhops/Dog Tags (1995) ... (lyrics: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling / Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1994 That's Entertainment! III (Documentary) (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life" (1910) - uncredited)
 1994 Widows' Peak (lyrics: "Mother Machree")
 1992 Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- The Human Duplicators (1992) ... (lyrics: "The Dream Melody (Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life)")
- Crash of Moons (1992) ... (lyrics: "Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life" - uncredited)
 1991 Designing Women (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Pearls of Wisdom (1991) ... (lyrics: "Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life")
 1990 Mr. & Mrs. Bridge (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life")
 1988 The Woman He Loved (TV Movie) (lyrics: "I'm Falling in Love With Someone" - uncredited)
 1976-1980 M*A*S*H (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- April Fools (1980) ... (lyrics: "The Dream Melody (Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life)")
- Deluge (1976) ... (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life" - uncredited)
 1980 The Ninth Configuration (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life")
 1979 S.O.S. Titanic (TV Movie) ("I'm Falling In Love With Someone", uncredited)
 1979 The Benny Hill Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Leprechaun TV: Opening Night (1979) ... (lyrics: "Mother Machree")
 1978 Magic (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life" - uncredited)
 1978 The Muppet Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Cloris Leachman (1978) ... (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life")
 1978 The Waltons (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Spring Fever (1978) ... (lyrics: "Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life")
 1974 Young Frankenstein (lyrics: "Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life")
 1973 All in the Family (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Archie the Gambler (1973) ... (lyrics: "Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life" - uncredited)
 1971 Bananas ("Naughty Marietta" (1910), uncredited)
 1967 Thoroughly Modern Millie (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life (The Dream Melody)" - uncredited)
 1965 Fanfare (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1965) ... (lyrics: "Italian Street Song" - uncredited)
 1963 The Judy Garland Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1963) ... (lyrics: "Will You Remember (Sweetheart)", "Italian Street Song" - uncredited)
 1962 Julie and Carol at Carnegie Hall (TV Special documentary) (writer: "History of Musical Comedy)
 1962 Here's Edie (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Italian Street Song" - uncredited)
 1960 Ocean's 11 (lyrics: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1959 Kovacs on Music (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life")
 1957 The Big Record (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... (writer: "Naughty Marietta Medley" - uncredited)
 1956 Omnibus (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- The American Musical Comedy (1956) ... (lyrics: "Opening Medley", "Italian Street Song")
 1954 Deep in My Heart (lyrics: "The Road to Paradise", "Will You Remember (Sweetheart)")
 1953 Trouble Along the Way (lyrics: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1947 My Wild Irish Rose (lyrics: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1946 Holiday in Mexico (lyrics: "Italian Street Song" - uncredited)
 1944 Irish Eyes Are Smiling (lyrics: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1943 Doughboys in Ireland (lyrics: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1939 The Great Victor Herbert (lyrics: "Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life", "I'm Falling in Love with Someone")
 1939 Kid Nightingale (lyrics: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1939 The Cowboy Quarterback (lyrics: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1939 Rose of Washington Square (lyrics: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1939 Seeing Spots (Short) (lyrics: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1939 Broadway Serenade (lyrics: "Italian Street Song" (1910) - uncredited)
 1938 Going Places (lyrics: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1938 Spawn of the North (lyrics: "Mother Machree" - uncredited)
 1938 The Crowd Roars (lyrics: "Mother Machree" (1910))
 1937 Maytime (lyrics: "Will You Remember (Sweetheart)?")
 1935 Naughty Marietta (lyrics: "Chansonette" (1910), "Antoinette and Anatole" (1910), "Live for Today" (1910), "Tramp, Tramp, Tramp" (1910), "The Owl and the Polecat" (1910), "Neath the Southern Moon" (1910), "Italian Street Song" (1910), "Ship Ahoy" (1910), "I'm Falling in Love with Someone" (1910), "Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life" (1910) - uncredited)
 1935 The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (lyrics: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1932 The Strange Love of Molly Louvain (lyrics: "Mother Machree" (1910) - uncredited)
 1929 Green's Twentieth Century Faydetts (Short) (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life")
 1929 Syncopation (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life" - uncredited)
 1929/I Musical Moments (Short) (lyrics: "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life" - uncredited)
 1928 Mother Machree (lyrics: "Mother Machree" (1910))
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Playwright: "The Marriage Bond" (filmed as The Marriage Bond (1916)). See more »

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