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Jim Capaldi (1944–2005)

Jim Capaldi was born on April 24, 1944 in Evesham, Worcestershire, England as James Capaldi. He was married to Aninha. He died on January 28, 2005 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 60) in London, England, UK

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The Ice Storm
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 2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming (writer: "The Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys")
 2017 Long Strange Trip (Documentary) (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy" - uncredited)
 2016 Goliath (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Of Mice and Men (2016) ... (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy" - as James Capaldi, uncredited)
 2005-2014 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Muscle Shoals (2014) ... (writer: "(Sometimes I Feel So) Uninspired")
- Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005) ... (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy")
 2013 Muscle Shoals (Documentary) (writer: "(Sometimes I Feel So) Uninspired")
 2012 Supernatural (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Adventures in Babysitting (2012) ... (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy")
 2011 Zaum - Andare a parare (TV Series documentary) (writer: "Paper Sun")
 2011 Californication (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Last Supper (2011) ... (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy" - uncredited)
 2010 Made in Dagenham (writer: "Paper Sun" - as Capaldi)
 2009-2010 Fringe (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Brown Betty (2010) ... (writer: "The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys" - uncredited)
- Night of Desirable Objects (2009) ... (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy" - uncredited)
 2007 Memòries de la tele (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.10 (2007) ... (performer: "Feelin' Alright")
 2007 Life on Mars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.7 (2007) ... (writer: "Evening Blue" - uncredited)
 2005 Stoned (writer: "Paper Sun")
 2005 Eagles: The Farewell 1 Tour - Live from Melbourne (Video) (writer: "Love Will Keep Us Alive")
 2005 Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (Documentary) (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy")
 2003 The Boys of 2nd Street Park (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Stranger to Himself")
 1998 Heart By-Pass (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Paper Sun")
 1997 The Ice Storm (writer: "Light Up or Leave Me Alone")
 1995 En el aire (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy")
 1994 Eagles: Hell Freezes Over (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Love Will Keep Us Alive")
 1990 Superstar: The Life and Times of Andy Warhol (Documentary) (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy" - as James Capaldi)
 1989 Best of the Best (performer: "TALES OF POWER", "SOMETHING SO STRONG") / (writer: "TALES OF POWER", "SOMETHING SO STRONG")
 1989 Midnight (performer: "Sweet Smell of Success", "Low Spark of High Heeled Boys") / (writer: "Sweet Smell of Success", "Low Spark of High Heeled Boys")
 1989 True Believer (writer: "Freedom Rider")
 1989/I True Love (performer: "Some Come Running") / (writer: "Some Come Running")
 1987 Masters of the Universe (writer: "Dear Mr. Fantasy")
 1980 '11' (writer: "The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys" - uncredited)
 1974 Hotel Hooker (writer: "Smiling Phases" - uncredited)
 1973 Flipside (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 April 1973 (1973) ... (writer: "Empty Pages")
 1973 Go Ask Alice (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Dear Mr. Fantasy" - as James Capaldi) / (music: "Dear Mr. Fantasy" - as James Capaldi)
 1971 The Young Hitchikers (writer: "Smiling Phases" - uncredited)
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[While in Morocco] Michael J. Pollard and I would sit around writing lyrics all day, talking about Bob Dylan and The Band, thinking up ridiculous plots for the movie. Before I left Morocco, Pollard wrote in my book "The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys". For me, it summed him up. He had this tremendous rebel attitude. He walked around in his cowboy boots, his leather jacket. At the time he was a ... See more »


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