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Road to Perdition
Road to Perdition Soundtrack
Double Jeopardy
Double Jeopardy Soundtrack
Men, Women & Children


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 2016 Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past (Documentary) (writer: "Sugar Foot Stomp")
 2015 Boston Nightly: Long Term Parking (writer: "Copenhagen")
 2014 Men, Women & Children (writer: "Melancholy Blues")
 2011 Mildred Pierce (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Part One (2011) ... (writer: "Milenberg Joys")
 2009 The National Parks: America's Best Idea (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Going Home: 1920-1933 (2009) ... (writer: "Tin Roof Blues")
 2008 The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (writer: "Milenberg Joys", "Tin Roof Blues")
 2004 The Aviator (lyrics: "Milenberg Joys" (1925))
 2004 Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson (Documentary) (writer: "Sidewalk Blues")
 2002 Road to Perdition (lyrics: "Sidewalk Blues" (1926))
 1999 Double Jeopardy ("Doctor Jazz")
 1998 The Newton Boys (writer: "Milenberg Joys", "Copenhagen")
 1994 Baseball (TV Mini-Series documentary) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Shadow Ball (1994) ... (writer: "Beau Koo Jack" - as W. Melrose) / (writer: "Tin Roof Blues" - as Melrose)
 1989 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Satchmo: The Life of Louis Armstrong (1989) ... (writer: "Willie the Weeper", "Sweet Lovin' Man")
 1963 The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- And Now a Word from Our Sponsor (1963) ... (writer: "Make Love to Me" - uncredited)
 1958 The Tennessee Ernie Ford Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Teresa Brewer (1958) ... (writer: "Copenhagen" - uncredited)
 1947 New Orleans (lyrics: "Dipper Mouth Blues" - uncredited) / (writer: "Milenberg Joys" - uncredited)
 1940 Woody Herman & His Orchestra (Short) (lyrics: "Doctor Jazz" - uncredited)
 1933 Abe Lyman & Band (Short) (lyrics: "Milenburg Joys" - uncredited)
 1929 Tal Henry and His North Carolinians (Short) (lyrics: "Milenberg Joys" - uncredited)

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Songwriter: Wrote lyrics for "Tin Roof Blues".

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