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Pete Candoli (1923–2008)

Pete Candoli was born on June 28, 1923 in Mishawaka, Indiana, USA as Walter Joseph Candoli. He is known for his work on Touch of Evil (1958), Porgy and Bess (1959) and Day the World Ended (1955). He was married to Edie Adams, Betty Hutton, Vicky Lane and Nona Reedy. He died on January 11, 2008 in Studio City, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Touch of Evil Soundtrack
Porgy and Bess Music Department
Day the World Ended Soundtrack
Hot Rod Rumble Music Department


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 1975 The Prisoner of Second Avenue (musician: trumpet solos)
 1972 Two Is a Happy Number (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1971 On Any Sunday (Documentary) (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1971 From Bed to Worse (Short) (musician)
 1971 Rough Brunch (Short) (musician)
 1970 Don't Hustle an Ant with Muscle (Short) (musician)
 1970 Mumbo Jumbo (Short) (musician)
 1970 Science Friction (Short) (musician)
 1970 Ants in the Pantry (Short) (musician)
 1970 Odd Ant Out (Short) (musician)
 1970 Hunters Are for Killing (TV Movie) (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1970 Scratch a Tiger (Short) (musician)
 1970 The Only Game in Town (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1969 Isle of Caprice (Short) (musician)
 1969 A Pair of Greenbacks (Short) (musician: trumpet)
 1969 Dune Bug (Short) (musician)
 1969 Never Bug an Ant (Short) (musician)
 1969 Technology, Phooey (Short) (musician)
 1969 Extinct Pink (Short) (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1969 I've Got Ants in My Plans (Short) (musician)
 1969 The Ant from Uncle (Short) (musician)
 1969 Hasty But Tasty (Short) (musician)
 1969 The Ant and the Aardvark (TV Series short) (musician)
 1968 Hawks and Doves (Short) (musician)
 1968/I Faces (conductor) / (musician: trumpet)
 1966 Not with My Wife, You Don't! (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1963 Toys in the Attic (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1962 Hatari! (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1961 Bachelor in Paradise (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1961 West Side Story (musician - uncredited)
 1961 One-Eyed Jacks (musician: trumpet solos - uncredited)
 1959 Johnny Staccato (TV Series) (musician - 3 episodes)
- The Shop of the Four Winds (1959) ... (musician)
- Murder for Credit (1959) ... (musician)
- The Naked Truth (1959) ... (musician)
 1959 Porgy and Bess (musician: trumpet)
 1959 Jack the Ripper (musician: US version - uncredited)
 1958 I Bury the Living (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
 1958 Kings Go Forth (musician: trumpet for 'Tony Curtis'(qv - uncredited)
 1958 Studio 57 (TV Series) (musician - 1 episode)
- Take five (1958) ... (musician: trumpet)
 1957 Eighteen and Anxious (musician: trumpet solo)
 1957 Hot Rod Rumble (musician: trumpet)
 1956 Hot Rod Girl (musician: trumpet - uncredited)
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