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Ernest Troost

Ernest Troost was born on June 19, 1953. He is known for Tremors (1990), The Mysterious Tadpole (1986) and The Bear and the Fly (1985). See full bio »


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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 9 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Tremors Composer
Dead Heat Composer


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 2021 Tiny T. Rex and the Impossible Hug (Video short)
 2021 We Are Water Protectors (Video short)
 2019 The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage (Video short) (music composed by)
 2018 Mary McScary (Video short) (music composed by)
 2017 School's First Day of School (Video short) (music composed by)
 2017 Mother Bruce (Video short)
 2015 House for Hermit Crab (Short)
 2014 Each Kindness (Video short) (music composed by)
 2014 Extra Yarn (Video short) (music composed by)
 2013 An Interview with Julie Fogliano (Video short) (music composed by)
 2013 Bear Has a Story to Tell (Video short) (as Ernest V. Troost, music composed by)
 2013 Nelson Mandela (Video short)
 2013 Nightcomer
 2013 Sky Color (Short)
 2012 An Interview with Peter H. Reynolds (Video short) (music composed by)
 2011 Truth Be Told (TV Movie)
 2010 November Christmas (TV Movie)
 2008 Front of the Class (TV Movie)
 2007 Pictures of Hollis Woods (TV Movie)
 2007 Birthright (Short)
 2007 Crashing
 2006 James Marshall's Cinderella (Video short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 2005 Snow Wonder (TV Movie)
 2005 Hansel and Gretel (Video short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 2004 See You in My Dreams (TV Movie)
 2003 Fallen Angel (TV Movie)
 2003 Wilder Days (TV Movie)
 2002 Martin and Lewis (TV Movie)
 2002 The Pact (TV Movie) (music by)
 2001 Is Your Mama a Llama? (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 2001 The Seventh Stream (TV Movie)
 2001 Amy & Isabelle (TV Movie)
 2000 The Island of the Skog (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 2000 The Runaway (TV Movie)
 2000 Beat
 1999 Miss Nelson Is Back (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1999 Leo the Late Bloomer (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1999 A Lesson Before Dying (TV Movie)
 1999 Chrysanthemum (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1999 God's New Plan (TV Movie)
 1998 Saint Maybe (TV Movie)
 1998 Carriers (TV Movie)
 1998 Chicken Little (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1997 Harry the Dirty Dog (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1997 Officer Buckle and Gloria (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1997 Miracle in the Woods (TV Movie)
 1997 Perversions of Science (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Ultimate Weapon (1997)
- Anatomy Lesson (1997)
 1996 Calm at Sunset (TV Movie)
 1996 The Canterville Ghost (TV Movie) (music by)
 1995 Owen (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1995 Follow the River (TV Movie)
 1995 The Last Laugh (Short)
 1994 Amazing Grace (TV Special) (as Ernest V. Troost, music composed by)
 1994 Noisy Nora (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1992 Here Comes the Cat! (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1992 Red Riding Hood (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1992 The Great White Man-Eating Shark (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1991 The Day Jimmy's Boa Ate the Wash (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1990-1991 Long Ago and Far Away (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Pegasus (1991)
 1991 Mom
 1991 Picnic (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1991 Max's Chocolate Chicken (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1991 The Three Little Pigs (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1990 Hot Hippo (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1990 Tremors
 1989 Baby's Bedtime (Video short)
 1989 What's Under My Bed? (Short) (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1988 The Three Little Pigs (Short)
 1988 Tiger Warsaw (music composed by)
 1988 Dead Heat
 1987 Night Visitors (Video)
 1987 Munchies (as Ernest V. Troost)
 1987/I Sweet Revenge
 1986 The Mysterious Tadpole (Short)
 1985 The Wizard (Short)
 1985 The Bear and the Fly (Short)
 1985 Happy Birthday, Moon (Short)
 1984 Doctor DeSoto (Short)
 1982 Morris's Disappearing Bag (Short)
 1982 The Clown of God (Short)
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