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Les Baxter

Highest Rated: 100% The Big Doll House (1971)

Lowest Rated: 33% Pajama Party (1964)

Birthday: Mar 14, 1922

Birthplace: Mexia, Texas, USA

Les Baxter boasts musical talents that have been featured in a variety of Hollywood productions. Baxter began his entertainment career with his music featured in films like "The Yellow Tomahawk" (1954), the Basil Rathbone horror feature "The Black Sleep" (1956) and the Richard Eyer sci-fi flick "The Invisible Boy" (1957). His music also appeared in "The Girl in Black Stockings" (1957) with Lex Barker and "The Bride and the Beast" (1958) with Charlotte Austin. Though known first for his music, Baxter also acted in the drama "Hot Blood" (1956) with Jane Russell. In the sixties, Baxter's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like the Ray Milland horror flick "X" (1963), the horror film "The Comedy of Terrors" (1964) with Vincent Price and "Pajama Party" (1964). Baxter's music was also featured in the adventurous drama "Wild At Heart" (1990) with Nicolas Cage, "Yma Sumac: Hollywood's Inca Princess" (1992) and the comedic adaptation "Krippendorf's Tribe" (1998) with Richard Dreyfuss. His music was also featured in the dramatic adaptation "Men With Guns" (1998) with Federico Luppi and the Gillian Anderson comedic drama "Playing By Heart" (1998). Baxter's music was most recently featured in "The Wrecking Crew" (2015). Baxter passed away in January 1996 at the age of 74.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
48% 70% The Switchblade Sisters Original Music $41.1K 1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet Blood Sabbath Original Music - 1972
100% 50% The Big Doll House Original Music - 1971
No Score Yet 30% The Mini-Skirt Mob Music - 1968
63% 50% Wild in the Streets Original Music - 1968
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dr. Goldfoot and the Girl Bombs Original Music - 1966
No Score Yet 46% The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini Original Music - 1966
No Score Yet 35% Fireball 500 Original Music - 1966
No Score Yet 33% How to Stuff a Wild Bikini Original Music - 1965
No Score Yet 0% Sergeant Deadhead Music - 1965
73% 52% Beach Blanket Bingo Original Music - 1965
33% 34% Pajama Party Original Music - 1964
No Score Yet 40% Muscle Beach Party Original Music - 1964
No Score Yet 40% Bikini Beach Original Music - 1964
89% 70% The Comedy of Terrors Original Music - 1964
43% 42% Beach Party Original Music - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Black Sabbath Original Music - 1963
No Score Yet No Score Yet Warriors Five Original Music - 1962
No Score Yet 47% Alakazam the Great Original Music - 1961
90% 74% House of Usher Original Music - 1960
No Score Yet 23% The Invisible Boy Original Music - 1957
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rebel in Town Original Music - 1956
83% 43% Hot Blood Gas Station Attendant (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet A Life at Stake Original Music - 1954

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