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George Tipton person In 1975, George Aliceson Tipton was nominated for an Oscar for "Best Music, Scoring Original Song Score and/or Adaptation" for the music he composed for the film Phantom of the Paradise . He received multiple ASCAP awards for his themes for the TV shows "The Golden Girls " and "Empty Nest ."
The Fisher King videocam Terry Gilliam's The Fisher King received five Oscar nominations.   Harry Nilsson sings "How About You " during the closing credits of the film.
Midnight Cowboy videocam Midnight Cowboy is a film by John Schlesinger which won the Oscar for "Best Picture" in 1969. The film features Harry Nilsson's performance of "Everybody's Talkin' ."   The movie studio wanted an original song written for the film, so Schlesinger used "Everybody's Talkin'" as a ...