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Bud Green (I) (1897–1981)

Songwriter ("Sentimental Journey", "Once In a While", "Flat Foot Floogie", "Alabamy Bound"), composer, publisher and author, educated in New York City public schools and later a writer of special material for vaudeville and then the Broadway stage scores and songs in musicals for Cecil Lean, Cleo Mayfield, Winnie Lightner and Sophie Tucker. He ... See full bio »

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Battleship Soundtrack
The Purple Rose of Cairo
The English Patient
The English Patient Soundtrack
Zelig Soundtrack


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 2016 The Man in the High Castle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Escalation (2016) ... (writer: "Sentimental Journey" - uncredited)
 2016 Goliath (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Citizens United (2016) ... (writer: "Sentimental Journey" - uncredited)
 2016 Better Things (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sam/Pilot (2016) ... (writer: ""Flat Foot Floogie (with a Floy Floy)"")
 2012 Battleship (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 2012 Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ruddy Gore (2012) ... (writer: "That's My Weakness")
 2007-2011 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Woody Allen: A Documentary (2011) ... (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
- Les Paul: Chasing Sound (2007) ... (writer: "Alabamy Bound")
 2011 Independent Lens (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Donor Unknown (2011) ... (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 2010 Mafia II (Video Game) (writer: "GOOD LITTLE BAD LITTLE YOU" - uncredited)
 2009 My Music: The Big Band Years (TV Movie) (writer: "Sentimental Journey" - uncredited)
 2008 Echte Wiener - Die Sackbauer-Saga (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 2008 Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1920s: The Dawn of the Hollywood Musical (Video documentary) (lyrics: "Hang Onto a Rainbow" - uncredited)
 2005 Cold Case (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Colors (2005) ... (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 2005 Rascals on the Road (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 2004 The Five People You Meet in Heaven (TV Movie) (writer: "I'll Always Be In Love With You" - as B. Green, uncredited)
 2004 Narco (writer: "Laughing in Rhythm" - as B. Green)
 2003 The Regular Guy (Short) (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 2000 Big Money Hustlas (Video) (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 1999 Dogma (writer: "Alabamy Bound")
 1997 How They Get There (Short) (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 1997 Super Speedway (Documentary) (writer: "Sentimental Journey" - as Green)
 1996 The English Patient (lyrics: "Flat Foot Floogie" (1938)) / (music: "Flat Foot Floogie" (1938))
 1995 The Beatles Anthology (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer: "I'll Always Be in Love With You")
 1995 Four Rooms (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 1993 Swing Kids (writer: "FLAT FOOT FLOOGEE")
 1992 Yakapin mo akong muli (writer: "Once in a While")
 1988 The Moderns (writer: "Love Is a Dreamer" (1929) - as B. Green)
 1987 Hope and Glory (lyrics: "Flat Foot Floogie") / (music: "Flat Foot Floogie")
 1986 Women of Valor (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Sentimental Journey")
 1985 The Passing (writer: "I Wonder Who, You're Calling Sweetheart -Fox Trot" - as Green)
 1985 The Purple Rose of Cairo (lyrics: "I Love My Baby, My Baby Loves Me" (1925), "Alabamy Bound" (1925))
 1984 Maria's Lovers (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 1983 Zelig (lyrics: "I Love My Baby, My Baby Loves Me" (1925))
 1983 Losin' It ("Sentimental Journey")
 1980 Great Railway Journeys of the World (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Coast to Coast (1980) ... (writer: "Sentimental Journey" - uncredited)
 1980 Atlantic City (lyrics: "Flat Foot Floogie" - uncredited)
 1979 The Man in the Santa Claus Suit (TV Movie) (writer: "I Love My Baby" (1925))
 1972-1979 The Lawrence Welk Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 2 episodes)
- Music of Harry Warren (1979) ... (lyrics: "I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me)")
- Tribute to Harry Warren (1972) ... (lyrics: "I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me)")
  The Muppet Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 1979) (writer - 1 episode, 1978)
- Roger Miller (1979) ... (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" - uncredited)
- Loretta Lynn (1978) ... (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 1977 New York, New York (lyrics: "Once in a While" - uncredited)
 1976 Sentimental Journey (Short) (writer: "Sentimental Journey" - as B. Green)
 1973 A Summer Without Boys (TV Movie) (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 1973 Slither ("Once In A While")
 1972 Malcolm X (Documentary) (writer: "Flat Foot Floogie")
 1967 The Lucy Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Lucy and Carol Burnett: Part 2 (1967) ... (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" - uncredited)
 1964 Ensign Pulver (lyrics: "Sentimental Journey" - uncredited)
 1961 Glenn Miller Time (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 ... (lyrics: "Once in a While" - uncredited)
  The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1958 - 1960) (lyrics - 2 episodes, 1956 - 1959)
- Jack Bailey (1960) ... (writer: "That's My Weakness Now" - uncredited)
- Kate Smith (1959) ... (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" - uncredited)
- Cesar Romero (1958) ... (writer: "Sentimental Journey" - uncredited)
- Greer Garson and Reginald Gardiner (1956) ... (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" - uncredited)
 1959 The Gene Krupa Story (lyrics: "I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me)" - uncredited)
 1959 The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.15 (1959) ... (lyrics: "Sentimental Journey" - uncredited)
 1958 The Key (lyrics: "Flat Foot Floogie" - uncredited)
 1956 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Jack Tries to Get a Passport to Europe (1956) ... (lyrics: "Sentimental Journey" - uncredited)
 1952 With a Song in My Heart (lyrics: "ALABAMY BOUND")
 1950 I'll Get By (lyrics: "Once in a While")
 1949 The Ed Wynn Show (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1949) ... (lyrics: "Sentimental Journey" - uncredited)
 1949 Down Memory Lane (writer: "I'll Always Be in Love with You")
 1948 Musical Merry-Go-Round #4 (Short) (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 1946 Throw a Saddle on a Star (writer: "Once in a While")
 1946 Sentimental Journey (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 1945 You Belong to My Heart (Short) (writer: "Sentimental Journey")
 1945 Community Sing No. 12, Volume 10 (Short) (writer: "Who Can Tell")
 1945 Blonde from Brooklyn (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" - uncredited)
 1945 Diamond Horseshoe (lyrics: "Flat Foot Floogie" - uncredited)
 1944 Bowery Champs (writer: "Hotcha Chornia Brown" - uncredited)
 1944 Show Business (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" (1924) - uncredited)
 1943 He's My Guy (writer: "On the Old Assembly Line")
 1942 Broadway (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" - uncredited)
 1941 Babes on Broadway (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" (1925) - uncredited)
 1941 That's My Weakness Now (Short) (lyrics: "That's My Weakness Now")
 1941 The Great American Broadcast (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" - uncredited)
 1940 It All Came True (lyrics: "Flat Foot Floogie" (1938) - uncredited)
 1936 Let It Be Me (Short) (lyrics: "I've Got My Eye on You" (1929) - uncredited)
 1936 King of Burlesque (lyrics: "Alabamy Bound" (1925) - uncredited)
 1934 Baby, Take a Bow (lyrics: "On Account-a I Love You" (1934) - uncredited)
 1934 Betty Boop's Rise to Fame (Short) (lyrics: "That's My Weakness Now" - uncredited)
 1933 Along Came Ruth (Short) (writer: "Moonlight on the River" - uncredited)
 1932 Stopping the Show (Short) (lyrics: "That's My Weakness Now" - uncredited)
 1932 A Regular Trouper (Short) (writer: "(You Knew You'd Hurt Somebody) Why Did It Have to Be Me?" - uncredited)
 1932 Two Seconds (lyrics: "Why Did It Have to Be Me?" - uncredited)
 1932 Boop-Oop-A-Doop (Short) (lyrics: "Do Something" - uncredited)
 1931 The Gigolo Racket (Short) (lyrics: "I Know He's Mine" - uncredited)
 1931 Service Stripes (Short) (lyrics: "I've Got My Eye on You" - uncredited)
 1930 The Truth About Youth (lyrics: "Playing Around" (1930) - uncredited)
 1930 Big Boy (lyrics: "Tomorrow Is Another Day" (1930), "Liza Lee" (1930) - uncredited)
 1930 The Wedding of Jack and Jill (Short) (lyrics: "Hang On to a Rainbow" - uncredited)
 1930 Chills and Fever (Short) (lyrics: "Do Something")
 1930 Show Girl in Hollywood (lyrics: "I've Got My Eye on You" (1930), "There's a Tear for Every Smile in Hollywood" (1930), "Hang On to a Rainbow" (1930) - uncredited)
 1930 The Jazz Rehearsal (Short) (writer: "That's the Low Down on the Low Down")
 1930 Playing Around (writer: "You're My Captain Kidd" (1929), "You Learn About Love Every Day" (1929), "That's the Lowdown on the Lowdown" (1929), "Playing Around" (1929) - uncredited)
 1929 Paris (lyrics: "An' Furthermore", "Wob-a-ly Walk" - uncredited)
 1929 Lucky in Love (lyrics: "For the Likes o' You and Me", "When They Sing the Wearin' of the Green (In Syncopated Blues)", "Love Is a Dreamer")
 1929 Irving Aaronson and His Commanders (Short) (lyrics: "Wob-a-ly Walk" - uncredited)
 1929 Three O'Clock in the Morning (Short) (lyrics: "Wob-a-ly Walk" - uncredited)
 1929 Mother's Boy ("There's a Place In The Sun For You") / (lyrics: "There'll Be You and I", "Come to Me", "I'll Always Be Mother's Boy", "The World Is Yours and Mine" - uncredited)
 1929 Nothing But the Truth (lyrics: "Do Something" - uncredited)
 1929 Syncopation (lyrics: "Do Something", "I'll Always Be in Love with You" - uncredited)
 1929 Synthetic Sin (lyrics: "That's My Weakness Now" - uncredited)
 1928 Harmony as You Like It (Short) (lyrics: "Away Down South in Heaven" - uncredited)
 1928/II Gus Van and Joe Schenck (Short) (lyrics: "Away Down South in Heaven")
 1928 Jesse Stafford and His Orchestra (Short) (lyrics: "Wob-a-ly Walk" - uncredited)
 1928/I Character Studies (Short) (lyrics: "That's My Weakness Now" - uncredited)
 1928 The Larry Ceballos Revue (Short) (lyrics: "Wob-a-ly Walk" - uncredited)
 1928 Jest Moments (Short) (lyrics: "I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me)" - uncredited)
 1927/I The Four Aristocrats (Short) (lyrics: "My Regular Gal" - uncredited)
 1927 What Price Piano (Short) (lyrics: "Ya Gotta Know How to Love" - uncredited)
 1926 Modern Song and Syncopation (Short) (lyrics: "Ya Gotta Know How to Love", "In My Gondola" - uncredited)
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Book: "Writing Songs for Fame and Fortune".

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Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1975.

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