Leo Robin

THE SILVER SCREEN & THE GREAT WHITE WAY

Going to the Movies

Going to the Movies

The Silver Screen & The Great White Way is a comprehensive list of all the works created by Leo Robin from nearly 200 movies and a great many Broadway shows, as well as television programs among other works. To access a select list of the films with the most acclaimed songs, historical significance and interesting details,  click here: Favorite Music Films.

 

 

 

 

SONGS THE WORKS CO-WRITERS
"Blow Me Down" Special Works & Arrangements Ralph Rainger
"Your Minstrel Man" Special Works & Arrangements Ralph Rainger (M)
"Boswell Weeps" Special Works & Arrangements Ralph Rainger (M)
"Manana" Special Works & Arrangements Ralph Rainger (M)
"Colleen O'Killarney" Special Works & Arrangements A. Johnston (M)
"Why Am I So Sensitive to You?" Special Works & Arrangements Newell Chase (M)
"Leave a Little Love Dream" Special Works & Arrangements H. T. Goodman (M); S. M. Zoltai (Uke Arrangement)
"Lone Cowboy" Special Works & Arrangements Ralph Rainger (M)
"Lonely" (aka "J'ai Pas Su y Fair") Special Works & Arrangements P. Certoux (W); E. Costil (W); Leo Robin (Translator); Maurice Yvain (M)
"Blue beside the Deep Blue Sea" Special Works & Arrangements Boyd Bunch (M); S. M. Zoltai (Uke Arr)
"Lovelorn Cavalier" Special Works & Arrangements Jesse Crawford (M)
"Your Heart Just Can't Go Wrong" Special Works & Arrangements Richard A. Whiting (M)
"My Cutey's Due at Two-to-Two Today" Special Works & Arrangements Irving Bibo (M); Alfred Von Tilzer (M)
"Mine Again" Special Works & Arrangements Jack King (M)
"Moon Mad" Special Works & Arrangements Ralph Rainger (M)
"Deduco" Special Works & Arrangements Johnny Green (M)
"Nina" Special Works & Arrangements Joseph Meyer (M)
"Dreams Do Come True" Special Works & Arrangements David Rose (M)
"Enclosed Please Find" Special Works & Arrangements Richard A. Whiting (M)
"One Love" Special Works & Arrangements David Rose (M)
"Only a Moonbeam Dream" Special Works & Arrangements Dimitri Tiomkin (M)
"Only in Dreams" Special Works & Arrangements V. Giannini (M)
"Paree" (aka "C' Est Paris") Special Works & Arrangements Leo Robin (Translator); Jose Padilla (M)
"Gloom, I Bid You Goodbye" Special Works & Arrangements Lew Gensler (M); Joseph Meyer (M)
"Prisoner of Love" Special Works & Arrangements Clarence Gaskill (W); Russ Columbo (M)
"Gotta Settle This Tonight or Never" Special Works & Arrangements Charles Henderson (M)
"Have You Forgotten?" Special Works & Arrangements L. Spier (M); Dana Suesse (M)
"I Wouldn't Care" Special Works & Arrangements A. Szirmai (M)
"In the Land of Let's Suppose" Special Works & Arrangements Charles Rosoff (M); Mack Davis (M)
"It's Paddy Agin" Special Works & Arrangements Richard A. Whiting (M); Cy Mockridge (Piano Arrangement)
"J'ai Pas Su y Fair (see "Lonely" Special Works & Arrangements Richard Myers (M)
"Tonight We Love" Special Works & Arrangements Ralph Rainger (M); G. N. Terry (Piano Score on EP only)

 

 

 

 

 

The 26th Academy Awards at the Pantages Theatre (1954)

The 26th Academy Awards at the Pantages Theatre (1954)

Leo Robin was nominated for Ten Best Song Academy Awards including, in 1953, for “My Flaming Heart” that was featured in Small Town Girl. In 1938, he won the Oscar for “Thanks for the Memory.” For a complete list of awards and honors, click here: Awards & Honors.

 

 

 

 

 

Premiere of "Morocco" starring Marlene Dietrich and Gary Cooper at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre.

Premiere of “Morocco” starring Marlene Dietrich and Gary Cooper at the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre.

Night view shows theater lights and throngs of fans packing the streets for blocks around Grauman’s Chinese Theatre. Publicity of Hollywood premiers usually brought stars and other distinguished visitors to magnificent events such as the one seen here. To access a select list of the films with the most acclaimed songs, historical significance and interesting details,  click here: Favorite Music Films.