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
"Bury Me under the Willow" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Carriage Duet" The Rose of the Rancho Brodszky, N. (M)
"Don Carlos Is Riding Tonight" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Don't Tell a Secret to a Rose" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Got a Gal in Californ-i-a" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"He Met Her on the Prairie" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"If I Should Lose You" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Little Rose of the Rancho" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"My True Lover" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Soliloquy" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Sombrero Dance" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Sombrero Dance No. 2" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"There's Gold in Monterey" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Thunder over Paradise" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Tonight We Ride" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Vigilante Song" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)
"Where Is My Love" The Rose of the Rancho Ralph Rainger (M)

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

A scene where Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell are dressed in black and yellow costumes traveling around a setting at the Eiffel Tower in Paris singing “Sunshine, Sunshine” that was cut from the score of the 1953 musical Gentlemen Prefer Blondes