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Leon René (1902–1982)

Soundtrack | Composer

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Past Film & Video (62 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Michael Jackson: The Life of an IconMichael Jackson: The Life of an Icon Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jimmie Thomas)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Cheaper by the DozenCheaper by the Dozen Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jimmie Thomas)  Less 2003 $40MM $139MM
  • Primary photo for Walking the Tracks: The Summer of 'Stand by Me'Walking the Tracks: The Summer of 'Stand by Me' (Video) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for You've Got MailYou've Got Mail Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jimmie Thomas)  Less 1998 $65MM $116MM
  • Primary photo for TravellerTraveller Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jimmy Thomas)  Less 1997 $501K
  • Primary photo for CasinoCasino Writer ("Basin Street Blues/When It's Sleepy Time Down South") (as Leon Rene)  Less 1995 $52MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for StoryvilleStoryville Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South")  Less 1992 $423K
  • Primary photo for American MeAmerican Me Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jimmie Thomas)  Less 1992 $16MM $13MM
  • Primary photo for Heavy PettingHeavy Petting Writer ("Rockin' Robin")  Less 1989 $272K
  • Primary photo for State ParkState Park Writer ("Rockin' Robin")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Aloha SummerAloha Summer Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jimmie Thomas)  Less 1988 $418K
  • Primary photo for Stand by MeStand by Me Soundtrack (as J. Thomas)  Less 1986 $8MM $52MM
  • Primary photo for The Blonde Next DoorThe Blonde Next Door Composer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Expose Me NowExpose Me Now Composer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Blue Suede ShoesBlue Suede Shoes Writer ("Rockin' Robin")  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for F.I.S.TF.I.S.T Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jimmie Thomas)  Less 1978 $11MM
  • Primary photo for Ice PalaceIce Palace Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat") (uncredited)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Hey Boy! Hey Girl!Hey Boy! Hey Girl! Writer ("Hey Boy! Hey Girl!") (as Jimmie Thomas)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Kiddin' the KittenKiddin' the Kitten (Short) Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat") (uncredited)  Less 1952
  • Primary photo for Chow HoundChow Hound (Short) Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1951
  • Primary photo for Swallow the LeaderSwallow the Leader (Short) Writer ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Make Believe BallroomMake Believe Ballroom Writer ("Make Believe Ballroom")  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Gorilla My DreamsGorilla My Dreams (Short) Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat") (uncredited)  Less 1948
  • Primary photo for Roughly SqueakingRoughly Squeaking (Short) Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat")  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for The Big SnoozeThe Big Snooze (Short) Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat") (uncredited)  Less 1946
  • Primary photo for Life with FeathersLife with Feathers (Short) Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1945
  • Primary photo for Bugs Bunny Nips the NipsBugs Bunny Nips the Nips (Short) Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat") (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Jam SessionJam Session Writer ("I Lost My Sugar in Salt Lake City")  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for What's Cookin' Doc?What's Cookin' Doc? (Short) Writer ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1944
  • Primary photo for Stormy WeatherStormy Weather Writer ("I Lost My Sugar in Salt Lake Citty" (1942)) (uncredited)  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for ChatterboxChatterbox Writer ("Sweet Lucy Brown")  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Truck BustersTruck Busters Lyrics ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat"), Music ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat")  Less 1943
  • Primary photo for Reveille with BeverlyReveille with Beverly Writer ("Sweet Lucy Brown")  Less 1943 $40K
  • Primary photo for Ding Dog DaddyDing Dog Daddy (Short) Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for A Tale of Two KittiesA Tale of Two Kitties (Short) Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for The Squawkin' HawkThe Squawkin' Hawk (Short) Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat")  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Wings for the EagleWings for the Eagle Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Wacky BlackoutWacky Blackout (Short) Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Hold the Lion, PleaseHold the Lion, Please (Short) Writer ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Juke GirlJuke Girl Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Daffy's Southern ExposureDaffy's Southern Exposure (Short) Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Crazy CruiseCrazy Cruise (Short) Writer ("Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Who's Who in the ZooWho's Who in the Zoo (Short) Writer ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1942
  • Primary photo for Hiawatha's Rabbit HuntHiawatha's Rabbit Hunt (Short) Lyrics ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano" (1940)) (uncredited), Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano" (1940)) (uncredited)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for Honeymoon for ThreeHoneymoon for Three Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for Porky's Snooze ReelPorky's Snooze Reel (Short) Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano" (1940)) (uncredited)  Less 1941
  • Primary photo for Always a BrideAlways a Bride Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for The Sour PussThe Sour Puss (Short) Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano") (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for No Time for ComedyNo Time for Comedy Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano" (1940)) (uncredited)  Less 1940
  • Primary photo for They Drive by NightThey Drive by Night Music ("When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano" (1940)) (uncredited)  Less 1940 $400K
  • Primary photo for The Amazing Mr. ForrestThe Amazing Mr. Forrest Writer ("Don't Count Your Chickens")  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Murder in the NightMurder in the Night Writer ("Don't Count Your Chickens") (uncredited)  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Let Freedom RingLet Freedom Ring Lyrics ("Dusty Road" (1939)), Music ("Dusty Road" (1939))  Less 1939
  • Primary photo for Streamlined SwingStreamlined Swing (Short) Writer ("Pack Your Grip and Take a Little Trip", "Swing as You Work") (uncredited)  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for Hollywood HandicapHollywood Handicap (Short) Writer ("Pickin' a Rib") (uncredited)  Less 1938
  • Primary photo for She's Got EverythingShe's Got Everything Writer ("It's Sleepy Time in Hawaii" (1937)) (as Leon)  Less 1937
  • Primary photo for Red Nichols & His World Famous PenniesRed Nichols & His World Famous Pennies (Short) Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South" (1931)) (uncredited)  Less 1936
  • Primary photo for First a GirlFirst a Girl Writer ("Sweet Lucy Brown") (uncredited)  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Vitaphone VarietiesVitaphone Varieties (Short) Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South") (uncredited)  Less 1935
  • Primary photo for Sleepy Time Down SouthSleepy Time Down South (Short) Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South")  Less 1932
  • Primary photo for Safe in HellSafe in Hell Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South" (1931)) (uncredited)  Less 1931
  • Primary photo for Heaven on EarthHeaven on Earth Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South") (uncredited)  Less 1931
Past Television (23 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for American Idol: The Search for a SuperstarAmerican Idol: The Search for a Superstar (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Independent LensIndependent Lens (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for FringeFringe (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Warehouse 13Warehouse 13 (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • 3... 2... 1 (Aug 8, 2011) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #18.93 (Feb 18, 2011) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Rock & ChipsRock & Chips (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin Robin") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Pilot (Jan 24, 2010) Writer ("Rockin Robin") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for So You Think You Can DanceSo You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for The X FactorThe X Factor (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Episode #5.9 (Oct 4, 2008) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 4400The 4400 (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Daddy's Little Girl (Aug 12, 2007) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The OfficeThe Office (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • The Return (Jan 18, 2007) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jesse Thomas)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Wilde GirlsThe Wilde Girls (TV Movie) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jimmie Thomas)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Mystery Science Theater 3000Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills, 90210Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
    • Beach Blanket Brandon (Jul 11, 1991) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South") (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Quantum LeapQuantum Leap (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Full HouseFull House (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Sea Cruise (Oct 16, 1987) Writer ("Rockin' Robin")  Less
  • Primary photo for Rags to RichesRags to Riches (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Foley vs. Foley (Mar 22, 1987) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (as Jimmie Thomas)  Less
  • Primary photo for Can You Feel Me Dancing?Can You Feel Me Dancing? (TV Movie) Writer ("Rockin Robin") (as James Thomas)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Bette Midler ShowThe Bette Midler Show (TV Movie) Writer ("I Sold My Heart to the Junkman") (uncredited)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Dodge Dancing PartyThe Dodge Dancing Party (TV Series) Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South") (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
    • Songs of the South (Feb 4, 1967) Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Shindig!Shindig! (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin' Robin") (2 episodes, 1965), Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South") (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 3
    • Episode #2.17 (Nov 11, 1965) Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South")  Less
    • Episode #1.47 (Aug 4, 1965) Writer ("Rockin' Robin")  Less
    • Episode #1.22 (Feb 3, 1965) Writer ("Rockin' Robin")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Perry Como ShowThe Perry Como Show (TV Series) Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South") (1 episode, 1960)  Less 1960 1
    • Episode dated 7 December 1960 (Dec 7, 1960) Writer ("When It's Sleepy Time Down South") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Dick Clark ShowThe Dick Clark Show (TV Series) Writer ("Rockin Robin'") (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
    • Episode #2.8 (Oct 25, 1958) Writer ("Rockin Robin'")  Less

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