Film List of Films Scored By William Axt

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List of movies with music composed by William Axt, listed alphabetically with trailers of the movies when available. This list includes any film scores composed by William Axt, 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 William Axt and when the movie was first released. William Axt is a world renowned film composer, so if you're a music buff use this list to find the names of William Axt soundtracks that you haven't heard before.

List features movies like Grand Hotel, Faust, and many more

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A Wicked Woman Robert Taylor, Charles Bickford, Sterling Holloway A Wicked Woman is a 1934 drama film starring Mady Christians as a woman who kills her abusive husband to protect her family and builds a new life to raise their four children. It was directed by ...more

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Bardelys the Magnificent John Wayne, Karl Dane, John Gilbert Bardelys the Magnificent is a 1926 American romantic silent film directed by King Vidor and starring John Gilbert and Eleanor Boardman. The film is based on a novel by Rafael Sabatini. It was ...more

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Beg, Borrow or Steal Frank Morgan, Joseph Crehan, Reginald Denny Beg, Borrow or Steal is a 1937 American comedy film directed by Wilhelm Thiele and written by Leonard Lee, Harry Ruskin and Marion Parsonnet. The film stars Frank Morgan, Florence Rice, John ...more

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The Bellamy Trial Charles Middleton, Leatrice Joy, Robert Dudley Bellamy Trial is a 1929 drama film written by Frances Noyes Hart, Monta Bell and Joseph Farnham and directed by Monta Bell.

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Ben-Hur Gary Cooper, Carole Lombard, Mary Pickford Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ is a 1925 American epic silent film directed by Fred Niblo. It stars Ramón Novarro and Francis X. Bushman, and is based on the 1880 novel Ben-Hur: A Tale of ...more

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Between Two Women Maureen O'Sullivan, Franchot Tone, Cliff Edwards Between Two Women is a 1937 drama romance film based on the story by Erich von Stroheim, written by Frederick Stephani and Marion Parsonnet, and directed by George B. Seitz.

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Broadway to Hollywood Mickey Rooney, Jackie Cooper, Jimmy Durante Broadway to Hollywood is a film directed by Willard Mack, produced by Harry Rapf, cinematography by Norbert Brodine and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The film features many of MGM's stars of ...more

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Call of the Flesh Ramon Novarro, Ernest Torrence, Renée Adorée Call of the Flesh is a 1930 American musical film directed by Charles Brabin. The film stars Ramon Novarro, Dorothy Jordan, and Renée Adorée. It featured several songs performed by ...more

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Camille Norma Talmadge, Gilbert Roland, Maurice Costello Camille is a silent film based on the 1852 novel and play La Dame aux Camélias by Alexandre Dumas, fils. The film was adapted by Fred De Gresac, George Marion Jr., Olga Printzlau and ...more

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Chasing Rainbows Jack Benny, Bessie Love, Marie Dressler Chasing Rainbows is a 1930 American romantic musical film directed by Charles Reisner, starring Bessie Love and Charles King, and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The supporting cast features ...more

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Clear All Wires! James Gleason, Una Merkel, Lee Tracy Clear All Wires! is a 1933 film written by Bella Spewack, Sam Spewack, and Delmer Daves and directed by George W. Hill.

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Death on the Diamond Mickey Rooney, Robert Young, Joe Sawyer Death on the Diamond is a 1934 mystery film starring Robert Young as a baseball player who has to figure out who is trying to murder the members of his team, the Saint Louis Cardinals. It was ...more

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Desert Nights Mary Nolan, Ernest Torrence, John Gilbert Desert Nights is a 1929 American silent adventure/romantic drama film starring John Gilbert, Ernest Torrence, and Mary Nolan. Directed by William Nigh, the film is the last silent film starring ...more

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Devil-May-Care Ramon Novarro, George Chandler, Ann Dvorak Devil-May-Care is a sound American musical film with a Technicolor sequence of the Albertina Rasch Dancers, and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer on 27 December 1929. This was Ramon Novarro's ...more

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Dinner at Eight Jean Harlow, John Barrymore, Lionel Barrymore Dinner at Eight is a Pre-Code 1933 comedy of manners / drama starring Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Lee Tracy, Edmund Lowe, and Billie Burke, and ...more

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Don Juan John Barrymore, Mary Astor, Warner Oland Don Juan is a 1926 American romantic adventure/drama film directed by Alan Crosland. It is the first feature-length film with synchronized Vitaphone sound effects and musical soundtrack, though ...more

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Doughboys Buster Keaton, Ann Sothern, Cliff Edwards Doughboys is 1930 comedy film written by Al Boasberg and Sidney Lazarus and directed by Edward Sedgwick.

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Espionage Paul Lukas, Edmund Lowe, Ketti Gallian Espionage is a 1937 drama film written by Walter C. Hackett, Leonard Lee, Ainsworth Morgan, and Manuel Seff and directed by Kurt Neumann.

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Excess Baggage Ricardo Cortez, William Haines, Delmer Daves Excess Baggage is a 1928 comedy film written by Frances Marion, John McGowan, Ralph Spence and directed by James Cruze.

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Fast Company Melvyn Douglas, Florence Rice Fast Company is a 1938 mystery film starring Melvyn Douglas and Florence Rice as married rare-book dealers who try to solve a murder case. It is based on the novel of the same name by ...more

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Faust William Dieterle, Emil Jannings, Yvette Guilbert Faust is a 1926 silent film produced by UFA, directed by F. W. Murnau, starring Gösta Ekman as Faust, Emil Jannings as Mephisto, Camilla Horn as Gretchen/Marguerite, Frida Richard as her ...more

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Forsaking All Others Clark Gable, Joan Crawford, Rosalind Russell Forsaking All Others is a 1934 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by W.S. Van Dyke, and starring Joan Crawford, Clark Gable and Robert Montgomery. The screenplay was written by Joseph ...more

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Free and Easy Buster Keaton, Robert Montgomery, Lionel Barrymore Free and Easy is a 1930 American comedy film starring Buster Keaton. It was Keaton's first starring talkie vehicle.

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Gabriel Over the White House Walter Huston, Franchot Tone, Dickie Moore Gabriel Over the White House is a 1933 American Pre-Code film starring Walter Huston that has been variously described as a "bizarre political fantasy" or a "comedy drama" ...more

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Grand Hotel Greta Garbo, Joan Crawford, John Barrymore Grand Hotel is a 1932 American drama film directed by Edmund Goulding. The screenplay by William A. Drake is based on the 1930 play of the same title by Drake, who had adapted it from the 1929 ...more

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He Who Gets Slapped Bela Lugosi, Norma Shearer, Lon Chaney He Who Gets Slapped is a 1924 American silent drama film starring Lon Chaney, Norma Shearer, and John Gilbert, and directed by Victor Sjöström. The film is based on the Russian play ...more

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Hell Below Walter Huston, Robert Young, Robert Montgomery Hell Below is an MGM film set in the Adriatic during World War I about submarine warfare based on Commander Edward Ellsberg's novel Pigboats, starring Robert Montgomery, Walter Huston, Robert ...more

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Hide-Out Maureen O'Sullivan, Robert Montgomery, Edward Arnold Hide-Out is a 1934 comedy film directed by W. S. Van Dyke and starring Robert Montgomery and Maureen O'Sullivan. It also features a young Mickey Rooney. The film was nominated for an Academy ...more

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It's a Great Life Crane Wilbur, Rolfe Sedan, Ann Dvorak It's a Great Life is a 1929, comedy, musical and romance film written by Alfred Block, Al Boasberg, Willard Mack, Byron Morgan, Leonard Praskins and directed by Sam Wood.

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Last of the Pagans Ray Mala, Lotus Long Last of the Pagans is a 1935 adventure, romance, drama film written by John Farrow, Herman Melville, and Raymond L. Schrock and directed by Richard Thorpe.

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Libeled Lady Jean Harlow, Spencer Tracy, Myrna Loy Libeled Lady is a 1936 screwball comedy film starring Jean Harlow, William Powell, Myrna Loy, and Spencer Tracy, written by George Oppenheimer, Howard Emmett Rogers, Wallace Sullivan, and ...more

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Little Nellie Kelly Judy Garland, George Murphy Little Nellie Kelly is a 1940 musical comedy film based on the stage musical of the same name by George M. Cohan which was a hit on Broadway in 1922 and 1923. The film was written by Jack ...more

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London by Night George Murphy, Leo G. Carroll, George Zucco London by Night is a 1937 mystery romance film written by Will Scott and George Oppenheimer and directed by Wilhelm Thiele.

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Mad Holiday Edmund Gwenn, ZaSu Pitts, King Baggot Mad Holiday is a 1936 mystery and comedy film written by Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolf, based on the story by Joseph Santley and directed by George B. Seitz.

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Madame Curie Greer Garson, Margaret O'Brien, Walter Pidgeon Madame Curie is a 1943 biographical film made by MGM. The film was directed by Mervyn LeRoy and produced by Sidney Franklin from a screenplay by Paul Osborn, Paul H. Rameau, and Aldous Huxley, ...more

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Madame Dubarry Emil Jannings, Pola Negri, Reinhold Schünzel Madame DuBarry is a 1919 German silent film on the life of Madame Du Barry. It was directed by Ernst Lubitsch, written by Norbert Falk and Hanns Kräly and its cast included Alexander Ekert, ...more

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Manhattan Melodrama Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, William Powell Manhattan Melodrama is a 1934 crime melodrama film, produced by MGM, directed by W. S. Van Dyke, and starring Clark Gable, William Powell, and Myrna Loy. The movie also provided one of the ...more

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Navy Blues Clarence Brown, William Haines, Anita Page Navy Blues is a 1929 romance film starring William Haines as a sailor and Anita Page as the girl he romances and leaves. This was Haines' first talking picture.

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O'Shaughnessy's Boy Jackie Cooper, Wallace Beery, George McFarland O'Shaughnessy's Boy is a 1935 film starring Wallace Beery and Jackie Cooper. The movie was directed by Richard Boleslawski.

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Old Hutch Wallace Beery, Virginia Grey Old Hutch is a 1936 American romantic comedy film directed by J. Walter Ruben and starring Wallace Beery as a man who finds $100,000 in the depths of the Depression.

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Paris Interlude Robert Young, Otto Kruger, Una Merkel Paris Interlude is a 1934 comedy drama film written by Wells Root and directed by Edwin L. Marin; based on the play All Good Americans by S. J. Perelman and Laura Perelman.

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Parnell Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, Edna May Oliver Parnell is a 1937 biographical film released by MGM starring Clark Gable as Charles Stewart Parnell, the famous Irish politician. It is considered Gable's worst film, and is classified in The ...more

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Payment Deferred Charles Laughton, Ray Milland, Maureen O'Sullivan Payment Deferred is a film starring Charles Laughton as a man so desperate for money, he resorts to murder. It was based on the play of the same name by Jeffrey Dell, which was in turn based on ...more

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Penthouse Myrna Loy, Charles Butterworth, Warner Baxter Penthouse is a 1933 black-and-white crime film starring Warner Baxter as a lawyer and Myrna Loy, as a call girl who helps him with a murder case. It was directed by W. S. Van Dyke and written by ...more

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Perfect Day Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Edgar Kennedy Perfect Day is a 1929 short comedy film starring Laurel and Hardy.

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Petticoat Fever Myrna Loy, Robert Montgomery, Reginald Owen Petticoat Fever is a 1936 comedy-romance film written by Harold Goldman and directed by George Fitzmaurice.

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Piccadilly Jim Robert Montgomery, Frank Morgan, Robert Benchley Piccadilly Jim is a 1936 romantic comedy film directed by Robert Z. Leonard. The film is based on the novel Piccadilly Jim written by P. G. Wodehouse.

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Polly of the Circus Clark Gable, Ray Milland, C. Aubrey Smith Polly of the Circus is a 1932 American MGM drama film directed by Alfred Santell and starring Marion Davies and Clark Gable.

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Prosperity Marie Dressler, Anita Page, Norman Foster Prosperity is a 1932 American comedy-drama film starring Marie Dressler and Polly Moran. The two leading actresses play longtime matriarchal ladies comically sparring off each other, and trying ...more

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Redemption Conrad Nagel, Renée Adorée, Tully Marshall Redemption is a 1930 drama film written by Dorothy Farnum and directed by Fred Niblo and Lionel Barrymore.