Entertainment List of Films Scored By Franz Waxman

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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?"
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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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.