Film List of Films Scored By Franz Waxman

Reference
3.3k views 113 items

List of movies with music composed by Franz Waxman, listed alphabetically with trailers of the movies when available. This list includes any film scores composed by Franz Waxman, ranging from smaller indie movies to larger blockbuster pictures. Film composers are responsible for writing and composing the music that plays during the movie, which is particularly important for dramas and adventure movies- imagine what Lord of the Rings would have sounded like without an amazing score. Useful bits of trivia are can be found below, such as who directed each film scored by Franz Waxman and when the movie was first released. Franz Waxman is a world renowned film composer, so if you're a music buff use this list to find the names of Franz Waxman soundtracks that you haven't heard before.

This list below has everything from Rear Window to Sunset Boulevard.

This Franz Waxman films list can help answer the question, "Which movies were scored by Franz Waxman?"

1
Ranker Video
A Christmas Carol Ann Rutherford, Gene Lockhart, Leo G. Carroll A Christmas Carol is a 1938 American film adaptation of Charles Dickens's 1843 novelette A Christmas Carol, about Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly miser, who learns the error of his ways on ...more

2
Ranker Video
A Day at the Races Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Maureen O'Sullivan A Day at the Races is the seventh film starring the three Marx Brothers, with Margaret Dumont, Allan Jones, and Maureen O'Sullivan. Like their previous MGM feature A Night at the Opera, this ...more

3
Ranker Video
A Lion Is in the Streets James Cagney, Anne Francis, Barbara Hale A Lion Is in the Streets is a 1953 drama film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring James Cagney as a southern politician loosely based on Huey Long. Cagney's brother William was the producer, ...more

4
Ranker Video
A Place in the Sun Elizabeth Taylor, Montgomery Clift, Shelley Winters A Place in the Sun is a 1951 American drama film loosely based on the 1925 novel An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser and the play, also titled An American Tragedy. It tells the story of a ...more

5
Ranker Video
Absolute Quiet J. Carrol Naish, Louis Hayward, Lionel Atwill Absolute Quiet is a 1936 drama film based on story by George F. Worts, written by Harry Clork and directed by George B. Seitz.

6
Ranker Video
Anne of the Indies Louis Jourdan, Debra Paget, Jean Peters Anne of the Indies is a 1951 adventure film made by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Jacques Tourneur and produced by George Jessel. The film stars Jean Peters and Louis Jourdan, with Debra ...more

7
Ranker Video
Arsène Lupin Returns Melvyn Douglas, Monty Woolley, George Zucco Arsène Lupin Returns is a 1938 mystery film written by Hugo Butler and Walter Wise and directed by George Fitzmaurice; with writing credits by James Kevin McGuinness, Howard Emmett ...more

8
Ranker Video
Back from Eternity Anita Ekberg, Rod Steiger, Robert Ryan Back from Eternity is a 1956 drama film about a planeload of people stranded in the South American jungle and subsequently menaced by headhunters. It is a remake of an earlier 1939 film, Five ...more

9
Ranker Video
Beloved Infidel Gregory Peck, Deborah Kerr, Eddie Albert Beloved Infidel is a 1959 DeLuxe Color biographical drama film made by 20th Century Fox CinemaScope and based on the life of F. Scott Fitzgerald. The film was directed by Henry King and produced ...more

10
Ranker Video
Botany Bay Alan Ladd, Cedric Hardwicke, Jonathan Harris Botany Bay is a 1953 American drama film directed by John Farrow and starring Alan Ladd, James Mason and Patricia Medina. It was based on a novel of the same name by Charles Nordhoff and James ...more

11
Ranker Video
Bride of Frankenstein Boris Karloff, Walter Brennan, Billy Barty Bride of Frankenstein is a 1935 American horror film, the first sequel to Frankenstein. Bride of Frankenstein was directed by James Whale and stars Boris Karloff as The Monster, Elsa Lanchester ...more

12
Ranker Video
Career Shirley MacLaine, Dean Martin, Donna Douglas Career is a 1959 blacklist film drama co-written by Dalton Trumbo and starring Dean Martin, Tony Franciosa, and Shirley MacLaine. The movie involves actor Sam Lawson, bent on breaking into the ...more

The Scariest Demon Toys in Film History

13
Ranker Video
Cimarron Glenn Ford, Anne Baxter, Vic Morrow Cimarron is a 1960 western film based on the Edna Ferber novel Cimarron, featuring Glenn Ford and Maria Schell. It was directed by Anthony Mann, known for his westerns and film noirs. Ferber's ...more

14
Ranker Video
Confidential Agent Lauren Bacall, Peter Lorre, Charles Boyer Confidential Agent is a 1945 spy film starring Charles Boyer and Lauren Bacall, and made by Warner Bros. The movie was directed by Herman Shumlin and produced by Robert Buckner with Jack L. ...more

15
Ranker Video
Count Your Blessings Deborah Kerr, Maurice Chevalier, Rossano Brazzi Count Your Blessings is a 1959 drama film made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed by Jean Negulesco, written and produced by Karl Tunberg, based on the 1951 novel The Blessing by Nancy ...more

16
Ranker Video
Crime in the Streets John Cassavetes, Sal Mineo, James Whitmore Crime in the Streets is a 1956 film about juvenile delinquency, directed by Don Siegel and based on a television play written by Reginald Rose. The play first appeared on the Elgin Hour and was ...more

17
Ranker Video
Cry Wolf Barbara Stanwyck, Errol Flynn Cry Wolf is a 1947 mystery film directed by Peter Godfrey and featuring Errol Flynn and Barbara Stanwyck, based on the novel of the same name by Marjorie Carleton.

The Best Scary Movies Based on True Stories

18
Ranker Video
Dark City Charlton Heston, Harry Morgan, Dean Jagger Dark City is a 1950 film noir directed by William Dieterle and produced by Hal B. Wallis. The film features Charlton Heston, Lizabeth Scott, Dean Jagger, Jack Webb and Harry Morgan. Webb and ...more

19
Ranker Video
Dark Passage Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Agnes Moorehead Dark Passage is a Warner Bros. film noir directed by Delmer Daves and starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. The film is based on the novel of the same name by David Goodis. It was the ...more

20
Ranker Video
Decision Before Dawn Richard Basehart, Hildegard Knef, Oskar Werner Decision Before Dawn is a 1951 American war film directed by Anatole Litvak, starring Richard Basehart, Oskar Werner, and Hans Christian Blech. It tells the story of the American Army using ...more

21
Ranker Video
Demetrius and the Gladiators Anne Bancroft, Julie Newmar, Ernest Borgnine Demetrius and the Gladiators is a fictional 1954 sword-and-sandal drama film and a sequel to The Robe. The picture was made by 20th Century Fox, directed by Delmer Daves and produced by Frank ...more

22
Ranker Video
Design for Scandal Rosalind Russell, Walter Pidgeon, Edward Arnold Design for Scandal is a 1941 romantic comedy film directed by Norman Taurog. Rosalind Russell stars as a judge targeted by a newspaper tycoon unhappy with her decision in his divorce case.

The 17 Greatest Simpsons Religion Jokes

23
Ranker Video
Destination Tokyo Cary Grant, Eleanor Parker, John Forsythe Destination Tokyo is a 1943 submarine war film. It was directed by Delmer Daves and written by Daves, former submariner Steve Fisher and Albert Maltz, and stars Cary Grant and John Garfield with ...more

24
Ranker Video
Diamond Jim Cesar Romero, Jean Arthur, William Demarest Diamond Jim is a 1935 biographical film based on the published biography Diamond Jim Brady by Parker Morell. It follows the life of legendary entrepreneur James Buchanan Brady, including his ...more

25
Ranker Video
Don't Get Personal Jean Rogers, James Dunn, George Cleveland Don't Get Personal is a 1936 musical comedy film written by George Waggner, Clarence Marks,Houston Branch and directed by Charles Lamont and William Nigh.

26
Ranker Video
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Ingrid Bergman, Lana Turner, Spencer Tracy Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is a 1941 horror film starring Spencer Tracy, Ingrid Bergman and Lana Turner. Rather than being a new film version of the novel, it is a direct remake of the 1931 film of ...more

27
Ranker Video
Dramatic School Lana Turner, Paulette Goddard, Luise Rainer Dramatic School is a 1938 American romantic drama film directed by Robert B. Sinclair and starring Luise Rainer, Paulette Goddard, Alan Marshal, Lana Turner, and Gale Sondergaard. Based on the ...more

Mythical Creatures That Were Found in Real Life

28
Ranker Video
Edge of Darkness Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan, Ruth Gordon Edge of Darkness is a 1943 World War II film directed by Lewis Milestone that features Errol Flynn, Ann Sheridan and Walter Huston. The feature is based on a script written by Robert Rossen ...more

29
Ranker Video
Elephant Walk Elizabeth Taylor, Peter Finch, Dana Andrews Elephant Walk is a 1954 Paramount Pictures film, directed by William Dieterle, and starring Elizabeth Taylor, Dana Andrews, Peter Finch and Abraham Sofaer. It is based upon the novel Elephant ...more

30
Ranker Video
Flight Command Robert Taylor, Red Skelton, Walter Pidgeon Flight Command is a 1940 American film about a cocky U.S. Navy pilot who has problems with his new squadron and falls for the wife of his commander. It stars Robert Taylor, Ruth Hussey and ...more

31
Ranker Video
Florian Robert Young, Charles Coburn, Reginald Owen Florian is a 1940 drama film directed by Edwin L. Marin and written by James Kevin McGuinness and Noel Langley.

32
Ranker Video
Fury Spencer Tracy, Walter Brennan, Sylvia Sidney Fury is a 1936 American drama film directed by Fritz Lang which tells the story of an innocent man who narrowly escapes being lynched and the revenge he seeks. The picture was released by ...more

The All-Time Ugliest Athletes

33
Ranker Video
Has Anybody Seen My Gal? James Dean, Rock Hudson, Piper Laurie Has Anybody Seen My Gal? 1952 film comedy film directed by Douglas Sirk, and starring Piper Laurie, Rock Hudson, Charles Coburn, and Gigi Perreau. Set in the 1920s, the film is named after The ...more

34
Ranker Video
He Ran All the Way Shelley Winters, John Garfield, Norman Lloyd He Ran All the Way is a 1951 American crime drama film noir, directed by John Berry and featuring John Garfield, Shelley Winters and Wallace Ford. The film was Garfield's last, as accusations of ...more

35
Ranker Video
Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man Paul Newman, Sharon Tate, Jessica Tandy Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man is a 1962 20th Century Fox film directed by Martin Ritt based on Ernest Hemingway's semi-autobiographical character Nick Adams, and featuring Richard Beymer ...more

36
Ranker Video
Her Cardboard Lover Norma Shearer, George Sanders, Robert Taylor Her Cardboard Lover is a 1942 American comedy film directed by George Cukor. The screenplay by Jacques Deval, John Collier, Anthony Veiller, and William H. Wright is based on the English ...more

37
Ranker Video
His Brother's Wife Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor, Samuel S. Hinds His Brother's Wife is a 1936 drama romance film directed by Woody Van Dyke.

Real, Horrifying Punishments in Other Countries

38
Ranker Video
Hotel Berlin Peter Lorre, Raymond Massey, Faye Emerson Hotel Berlin is a drama film set in Berlin near the close of World War II, made by Warner Bros. in late 1944 to early 1945. Directed by Peter Godfrey, it stars Faye Emerson, Helmut Dantine, ...more

39
Ranker Video
Humoresque Joan Crawford, John Garfield, Craig Stevens Humoresque is a 1946 Warner Bros. feature film starring Joan Crawford and John Garfield in an older woman/younger man tale about a violinist and his patroness. The screenplay by Clifford Odets ...more

40
Ranker Video
I Love You Again Myrna Loy, William Powell, Carl Switzer I Love You Again is a comedy film released in 1940. It was directed by W.S. Van Dyke and starred William Powell and Myrna Loy; all three were prominently involved in the The Thin Man series. The ...more

41
Ranker Video
I, the Jury I, the Jury is the 1947 debut novel of American crime-fiction writer Mickey Spillane, the first work to feature private investigator Mike Hammer.

42
Ranker Video
I, the Jury Peggie Castle, Preston Foster, Alan Reed I, the Jury is a 1953 mystery-thriller film noir, based on the novel I, the Jury by Mickey Spillane. It was directed by Harry Essex, produced by Victor Saville's company, Parklane Pictures and ...more

The Best CGI Animated Films Ever Made

43
Ranker Video
Johnny Holiday Hoagy Carmichael, William Bendix, Stanley Clements Johnny Holiday is a 1949 crime and drama film written by Jack Andrews, Willis Goldbeck and Frederick Stephani and directed by Willis Goldbeck.

44
Ranker Video
Kathleen Shirley Temple, Herbert Marshall, Laraine Day Kathleen is a 1942 drama romance comedy film written by Mary C. McCall, Jr. and directed by Harold S. Bucquet.

45
Ranker Video
Lady of the Tropics Hedy Lamarr, Robert Taylor, Joseph Schildkraut Lady of the Tropics is a 1939 romantic drama film written by Ben Hecht and directed by Jack Conway and Leslie Fenton.

46
Ranker Video
Lost Command Claudia Cardinale, Alain Delon, Anthony Quinn Lost Command is a Pathécolor 1966 war film in Panavision directed and produced by Mark Robson. The screenplay was written by Nelson Gidding, based on the 1960 novel The Centurions by Jean ...more

47
Ranker Video
Love Before Breakfast Carole Lombard, Cesar Romero, Preston Foster Love Before Breakfast is a 1936 romantic comedy film starring Carole Lombard, Preston Foster, and Cesar Romero, based on Faith Baldwin's short story Spinster Dinner, published in ...more

48
Ranker Video
Love in the Afternoon Audrey Hepburn, Gary Cooper, Maurice Chevalier Love in the Afternoon is a 1957 American romantic comedy film produced and directed by Billy Wilder which stars Audrey Hepburn and Gary Cooper. The screenplay by Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond is ...more

49
Ranker Video
Love on the Run Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, William Demarest Love on the Run is a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer feature film starring Joan Crawford, Franchot Tone, and Clark Gable in a story about rival newspaper correspondents assigned to cover the marriage of a ...more

50
Ranker Video
Lure of the Wilderness Walter Brennan, Jean Peters, Jeffrey Hunter Lure of the Wilderness is a 1952 film directed by Jean Negulesco.