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Cyril J. Mockridge

Highest Rated: 100% Desk Set (1957)

Lowest Rated: 30% Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1958)

Birthday: Aug 6, 1896

Birthplace: London, England, UK

Cyril J. Mockridge's musical talents have contributed to a variety of Hollywood productions. Mockridge worked on a variety of projects during his early entertainment career, including "Day-Time Wife" (1939), "Everything Happens at Night" (1939) and "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" (1939) starring Basil Rathbone. He also contributed to "The Hound of the Baskervilles" with Richard Greene (1939), "The Littlest Rebel" with Shirley Temple Black (1935) and "The Return of the Cisco Kid" with Warner Baxter (1939). In the forties, Mockridge's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like "The Dark Corner" (1946), the comedic adaptation "The Late George Apley" (1947) with Ronald Colman and the comedic drama "Miracle on 34th Street" (1947) with Maureen O'Hara. Mockridge's music was also featured in "How to Marry a Millionaire" (1953) with Marilyn Monroe, "Night People" (1954) with Gregory Peck and the Robert Mitchum action flick "River of No Return" (1954). His music was also featured in "Woman's World" (1954) and "Many Rivers to Cross" (1955). Mockridge's music was most recently featured in the Denzel Washington dramatic adaptation "The Preacher's Wife" (1996). Mockridge was nominated for a Music (Scoring of a Musical Picture) Academy Award for "Guys and Dolls" in 1955. Mockridge passed away in January 1979 at the age of 83.

Filmography

Movies

Credit
50% 76% Donovan's Reef Original Music - 1963
94% 92% The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance Original Music - 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wake Me When It's Over Original Music - 1960
No Score Yet No Score Yet Thunder in the Sun Original Music - 1959
No Score Yet 54% The Gift of Love Original Music - 1958
86% 81% The Last Hurrah Non-Original Music - 1958
30% 49% Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! Original Music - 1958
100% 83% Desk Set Original Music - 1957
57% 53% River of No Return Original Music - 1954
No Score Yet 64% A Woman's World Original Music - 1954
No Score Yet 40% Dreamboat Original Music - 1952
No Score Yet 76% Belles on Their Toes Original Music - 1952
No Score Yet 17% Half Angel Original Music - 1951
No Score Yet 34% Love Nest Original Music - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mr. Belvedere Rings the Bell Original Music - 1951
No Score Yet 56% The Frogmen Original Music - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Elopement Original Music - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Wabash Avenue Original Music - 1950
67% 25% American Guerrilla in the Philippines Original Music - 1950
76% 72% I Was a Male War Bride Original Music - 1949
No Score Yet 76% Come to the Stable Original Music - 1949
No Score Yet 48% The Luck of the Irish Original Music - 1948
96% 87% Miracle on 34th Street Original Music - 1947
No Score Yet 53% The Dolly Sisters Original Music - 1946
100% 86% My Darling Clementine Original Music - 1946
100% 70% The Dark Corner Original Music - 1946
No Score Yet 25% Doll Face Original Music - 1945
No Score Yet 78% Holy Matrimony Original Music - 1943
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Loves of Edgar Allan Poe Original Music - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet On the Sunny Side Original Music - 1942
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lone Star Ranger Original Music - 1942
No Score Yet 50% Sleepers West Original Music - 1941
86% 68% I Wake Up Screaming Original Music - 1941
No Score Yet 36% Lillian Russell Original Music - 1940
No Score Yet 56% Seventh Heaven Original Music - 1937
No Score Yet 55% Lloyd's of London Original Music - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Private Number Original Music - 1936
No Score Yet No Score Yet Way Down East Original Music - 1935
No Score Yet 81% The Little Colonel Original Music - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Farmer Takes a Wife Original Music - 1935
No Score Yet No Score Yet My Weakness Original Music - 1933