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Jack King (VIII) (1903–1943)

Songwriter ("How Am I to Know?"), composer ("Paramount on Parade"), pianist and singer, educated at the American Conservatory in Fontainebleau, France and in private music study with E. Enna, Gabrilovitsch, Camille Decreus, Bejamin Fabian, Ernest Schilling, and Isidore Philippe. He made his debut as a child concert pianist in 1910 and gave piano ... See full bio »

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Forrest Gump
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The Aviator
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The Longest Yard
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 2004 The Aviator (music: "Paramount on Parade" (1930))
 1994 Forrest Gump ("Paramount Newsreel Music" (1930))
 1984 Racing with the Moon (as J. King, "Paramount on Parade")
 1976 Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood (as J. King, "Paramount on Parade")
 1975 The Day of the Locust ("PARAMOUNT ON PARADE")
 1974 The Longest Yard (as King, "Paramount on Parade")
 1961 The Green Helmet (music: "How Am I To Know?" - uncredited)
 1951 Pandora and the Flying Dutchman (music: "How Am I to Know?" - uncredited)
 1950 Jerry Gray and the Band of Today (Short) (music: "How Am I To Know")
 1949 Dear Wife (writer: "Paramount on Parade" - uncredited)
 1946 Blondie's Lucky Day (writer: "I Find Love" - uncredited)
 1946 The Hoodlum Saint (music: "How Am I to Know?" - uncredited)
 1942 The Lady Is Willing (writer: "I Find Love")
 1935 Reckless (music: "Ev'rything's Been Done Before" (1935))
 1934 Love Thy Neighbor (Short) (music: "Paramount on Parade" - uncredited)
 1933 I Eats My Spinach (Short) (music: "Paramount on Parade" - uncredited)
 1933 Betty Boop's May Party (Short) (music: "Paramount on Parade" - uncredited)
 1933 Betty Boop's Ker-Choo (Short) (music: "Paramount on Parade" - uncredited)
 1932 Stopping the Show (Short) (music: "Paramount on Parade" - uncredited)
 1932 A Hunting We Will Go (Short) (music: "Paramount on Parade" - uncredited)
 1930 Along Came Youth (music: "Any Time's the Time to Fall in Love" - uncredited)
 1930 Derelict (music: "Over the Sea of Dreams")
 1930 Madam Satan (music: "Auction Number" (1930), "All I Know Is You're in My Arms" (1930), "Low Down" (1930) - uncredited) / (performer: "Low Down" (1930) - uncredited)
 1930 Harmonizing Songs (Short) (music: "He's Mine, All Mine", "Beauty Is Only Skin Deep", "Spanish" - uncredited) / (performer: "Have a Little Faith in Me", "He's Mine, All Mine", "Beauty Is Only Skin Deep", "Spanish" - uncredited)
 1930 With Byrd at the South Pole (Documentary) (music: "Paramount on Parade" - uncredited)
 1930 Paramount on Parade (writer: "Anytime's the Time to Fall in Love", "I'm True to the Navy Now", "Paramount on Parade", "What Did Cleopatra Say")
 1930 Slightly Scarlet (music: "You Still Belong To Me")
 1929 Dynamite (music: "How Am I to Know" (1929) - uncredited)
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