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Bebe Barron (1926–2008)

Bebe Barron was born on June 16, 1926 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Charlotte May Wind. She is known for her work on Forbidden Planet (1956), El monstruo de los volcanes (1963) and 8 X 8: A Chess Sonata in 8 Movements (1957). She was married to Leonard Neubauer and Louis Barron. She died on April 20, 2008 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Forbidden Planet Music Department
El monstruo de los volcanes Sound Department
Space Boy Composer


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 2011 Oak Bluff Dream (Short) (composer: electronic tonalities)
 1972 Doomsday Machine (composer: stock music - uncredited)
 1958 The Very Eye of Night (Short) (music recordist)
 1956 Forbidden Planet (composer: electronic tonalities)
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 1973 Space Boy (Short)
 1958 Bridges-Go-Round (Short)
 1952 Bells of Atlantis (Short)
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 1963 El monstruo de los volcanes (sound effects: archive sound)
 1957 8 X 8: A Chess Sonata in 8 Movements (sound co-operator)
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 1958 From the Earth to the Moon (writer: "Electronic Tonalities" - uncredited)
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 2006 Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet (Video documentary short) (special thanks)
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 2008 Bebe Barron on Anais Nin (Documentary short)
 2006 Amazing! Exploring the Far Reaches of Forbidden Planet (Video documentary short)

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Avant-garde composer who created the electronic music for the classic sci-fi Forbidden Planet (1956) with her husband Louis Barron. See more »

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