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12th Annual Grammy Awards videocam event_note At the 12th Annual Grammy Awards on March 11, 1970, Harry Nilsson won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Vocal Performance, Male for "Everybody's Talkin' ."
44 Inch Chest videocam In 44 Inch Chest , Ray Winstone plays a thug named Colin Diamond. In the first scene, Diamond lies prone on the floor of his living room in a pile of broken furniture while Harry Nilsson's recording of "Without You " plays on his hi-fi. ...
500 Santas videocam In late 1990 and early 1991, Harry Nilsson sent proposals to TV network executives outlining a movie idea of his called 500 Santas .   According to Alyn Shipton in Nilsson: The Life of a Singer-Songwriter , in Harry's script ...   [..] Two homeless men contrive to receive lavish ...
A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night videocam "A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night " is a BBC Two TV special which originally aired on June 10, 1973. It features Harry Nilsson performing songs from the A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night album with a live orchestra.   ...
ABC Movie of the Week videocam ABC's "Movie of the Week" was a weekly series featuring original 90-minute movies produced especially for television. It first aired in 1969.   Harry Nilsson's The Point! originally aired as an ABC Movie of the Week.
Access All Areas videocam Harry Nilsson appears (as himself) in this short (27-minute) film directed by Jenny Sullivan . Sullivan created the film for the Directing Workshop for Women at the American Film Institute . Nilsson also received a "music" credit in the film.   ACCESS ALL AREAS is a half-hour drama ...
All That Jazz videocam Harry Nilsson's "Perfect Day " is heard in All That Jazz .
Around the Bend videocam Around the Bend is a 2004 film starring Michael Caine and Christopher Walken . Harry Nilsson's "Daddy's Song " is heard in the film.
Attack of the 50 ft. Woman videocam Debra Hill , producer of The Fisher King asked Harry Nilsson to record a song called "She's Tall " for the 1993 TV remake of "Attack of the 50 ft. Woman." The song was not in the film and may never have been recorded. [1]     [1] Citation ...
AWESOM-O videocam In an episode of the animated TV series "South Park " entitled "AWESOM-O," Cartman disguises himself as a robot to learn Butters's secrets. Butters believes the robot is his new best friend and sings a song obviously inspired by Harry Nilsson's "Best Friend :"   Hey there, have you heard about ...
Beat Club videocam A short film of Harry Nilsson performing "Everybody's Talkin' " was shown on the TV show Beat Club in 1969. The film has more recently appeared on VH1 .
Big Daddy videocam Harry Nilsson's "Best Friend " is used in a public service TV ad produced by the National Fatherhood Initiative in cooperation with the Ad Council and volunteer work by the Campbell-Ewald ad agency.   The commercial shows Godzilla playing with his son Godzuki (from the 1967 film Son of ...
Boat Trip videocam Sprung Monkey's cover of Harry Nilsson's "Coconut " is in the soundtrack of the film Boat Trip .  
Borat!: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan videocam Harry Nilsson's recording of "Everybody's Talkin' " is heard in the 2007 film Borat!: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan .  
Breakfast on Pluto videocam Neil Jordan adapted Patrick McCabe's 1992 novel Breakfast on Pluto into a darkly funny film. The title comes from a 1970s song by Don Partridge .   The film's soundtrack features three songs by Harry Nilsson , "Me and My Arrow ," "The Moonbeam Song ," and "You're Breaking My Heart ." ...
Bridget Jones's Diary videocam Harry Nilsson's recording of "Without You " appears on the soundtrack CD from the film Bridget Jones's Diary .  
Camp Candy videocam "Camp Candy" was an animated TV series starring John Candy as the head counselor of a summer camp for kids. The show's theme song was written by Harry Nilsson and sung by Nilsson and Candy. The series originally aired on NBC from September 2, 1989 to ...
Caroline videocam Patrick Ahearn's animated short film Caroline uses Harry Nilsson's recording of "Caroline " as the film's entire soundtrack.   The film was shown on April 2, 1994, at the Palace of Fine Arts/Exploratorium's McBean Theatre in San Francisco, California , as part of an ASIFA ( ...
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Citizen Kane videocam A short clip from the film Citizen Kane is used near the end of Harry Nilsson's "In Concert " TV special.   We ended the first show with something that was absolutely his idea. [Harry] said, "There’s a scene in Orson Welles' Citizen Kane where the lady’s singing on stage." She ...
Clarkson's Farm {Harvesting} videocam The eight episode of the first season of the Amazon Prime TV series, Clarkson's Farm , makes reference to the film Goodfellas using Harry Nilsson's "Jump into the Fire ."
Coke, You Nut videocam Coca-Cola launched its new Coke with Lime with a 30-second television spot called "Coke, You Nut" which debuted during the March 7, 2005, broadcast of "American Idol " on Fox . The ad was voted "Best of the Month" for March, 2005, by Adweek .   The ad shows a Coca-Cola scientist inventing ...
Crank videocam One of the most surprising uses of Harry in a movie in recent memory was in Crank . Did you guys see that? At one point Jason Statham escapes from a hospital insanely high on adrenaline and coke and I don't know what else, and he's on this kind of ...
Daddy Day Care videocam In one scene in Daddy Day Care , Phil ( Jeff Garlin ) tries to entertain a group of children by singing and playing guitar. One of the songs he performs is Harry Nilsson's "Coconut ."  
Days of Our Lives videocam Starting in the mid-1980s, the TV soap opera "Days of Our Lives" has used Harry Nilsson's recording of "Always " as "the song" for the show's characters Tom and Alice Horton.  
Dick videocam Harry Nilsson's "Coconut " is heard in the 1999 comedy Dick .  
Did Somebody Drop His Mouse? videocam Article By Curtis Armstrong   Unearthing the "lost" Nilsson Documentary   The existence of a lost Nilsson documentary was completely unknown to me until early last year [1997]. I had called legendary producer Richard Perry to discuss with him the possibility of his involvement in a ...
Digital UK Commercial videocam Harry Nilsson's recording of "Everybody's Talkin' " is used in a commercial for Digital UK .   Produced by Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO Ltd , the commercial features an animated robot character named "Digit Al," and aims to raise awareness of the UK's switch to digital broadcast TV.   ...
Don Pablos Combo Commercial videocam In 2002, Don Pablos, a chain of Mexican restaurants, used the tune of Coconut as the music for a TV commercial. The following lyrics are sung to the tune of Coconut : I get tamales and a taco When I eat them both up. Or I can add an enchilada To make it even better. Or maybe a rellonos Or ...
Drive My Car PSA videocam Harry Nilsson appeared in a music video of the song "Drive My Car" created by RADD ("Recording Artists, Actors, and Athletes Against Drunk Driving "). The video debuted on the American Music Awards on February 7, 1994 during the third hour of the television show.   Appearing in the video ...
Dungeon Siege III videocam Harry Nilsson's "Best Friend " was used in a national commercial for the Dungeon Siege III video game.   Dungeon Siege III Commercial   In the commercial, Nilsson's song "Best Friend," ...
Dusty and Sweets McGee videocam Dusty and Sweets McGee is a "docudrama" featuring real addicts re-living their lives on-screen. The film was released in 1971 to mostly enthusiastic reviews. But after a Time Magazine review saying the film was "too much absorbed by the mechanics of ...
Ellen Foster videocam When it first aired on American television on December 14, 1997, the film Ellen Foster had Harry Nilsson's performance of "Remember (Christmas) " playing during the opening titles. The song does not, however, appear in the home video release of the film.    
Everybody Loves Raymond videocam During a 2001 episode [1] of the TV series "Everybody Loves Raymond," Raymond's brother, Robert Barone, quotes Harry Nilsson's One :   Hey, why don't you get one of those big "number one" foam fingers and wave it in the air? 'Cause you're number one, Raymond, YOU'RE NUMBER ONE! But remember ...
First Impressions videocam In 1988, Brad Garrett starred in the short-lived CBS comedy TV series First Impressions in which he played "Frank Dutton", a divorced father who amuses his daughter with impressions and makes a living doing commercial voice-overs. The show aired weekly from August 27 to October 1, 1988. ...
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Goodfellas videocam Harry Nilsson's "Jump Into the Fire " is used to good effect in Martin Scorsese's Goodfellas .  
Goodfellas videocam Harry Nilsson's Jump Into the Fire is used to good effect in Martin Scorsese's Goodfellas .  
Group Madness videocam Group Madness is a documentary about the filming of Yellowbeard . "Men At Sea ," a song Harry Nilsson wrote for Yellowbeard is heard at the end of the documentary. Group Madness
Handgun videocam In Handgun (aka Deep in the Heart ) a young woman is raped at gunpoint. Her intense anger drives her to seek revenge, and she becomes a hunter on a vengeful mission.   Harry Nilsson recorded "Lay Down Your Arms " for the film. It plays during the closing credits.  
Harry and Ringo's Night Out videocam Harry and Ringo's Night Out , starring Harry Nilsson and Ringo Starr was to be a mixed live-action and animated film. Filming began in October, 1974. It was never completed or released.
Harry and the Hendersons videocam According to screenwriter Bill Martin , "Harry" - the friendly "bigfoot" creature in the film Harry and the Hendersons - is named after Harry Nilsson . The film makers modeled the look of the creature after Bill Martin.    
Head videocam The Monkees performed "Daddy's Song " for their 1968 film Head . It appears on the soundtrack album. "Daddy's Song" by The Monkees
High Fidelity videocam Harry Nilsson's "The Moonbeam Song " is heard about one hour into the film High Fidelity during a scene where "Rob" ( John Cusack ) realizes that "Ray" ( Tim Robbins ) is in the record store and shouts at him to leave.
Home Improvement {Flying Sauces} videocam The Season 1, Episode 8, episode of the TV series "Home Improvement " (titled "Flying Sauces ") ends with Tim Taylor surprising his wife, Jill, by remembering the song that played during their first dance together:   Tim: Well ... [Tim kisses Jill.] ...
I Spy {Sparrowhawk } videocam Season 2, episode 7 of the TV show "I Spy" (titled "Sparrowhawk ") includes a snippet of a song sung by Nilsson. The songs plays on a record player sitting on a pool's diving board. Harry Nilsson in "I ...
In Concert {The Music of NIlsson} videocam "The Music of Nilsson " is a 1971 episode (Season 4, Episode 8) of the BBC TV series "In Concert."   Nilsson performs the following songs in front of a non-existent studio audience:   Mr Richland’s Favourite Song / One Gotta Get Up Walk Right ...
In God We Trust (or Gimme That Prime Time Religion) videocam In God We Trust (or Gimme That Prime Time Religion) is a 1980 film written, directed, and starring Marty Feldman . The theme song for the film is Harry Nilsson's recording of his "Good For God " from Duit on Mon Dei .      
Jenny videocam Harry Nilsson's song "Waiting " appears in the movie Jenny .   In the film, a convenience marriage is arranged between an unmarried pregnant girl ( Marlo Thomas ) and a young man who wants to avoid the draft ( Alan Alda ).
John and Yoko: A Love Story videocam This made-for-television movie tells the story of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's lives together. David Gillum portrays Harry Nilsson in the film.   John and Yoko: A Love Story    
Kojak videocam Harry Nilsson wrote and recorded a song called "Kojak Columbo " - basically a love song about TV.   "Kojak" was a TV series which aired from October 24, 1973, to April, 1978, on the CBS television network. The series starred Telly Savalas as a police detective.
Kottan ermittelt: Rien ne va plus videocam Johannes Krisch , as "Paul Schremser" performs "Coconut " in this Austrian film based on a mid-1970s crime/comedy TV series.  
La Mortadella videocam Harry Nilsson's "I Guess the Lord Must Be in New York City " is heard in the film La Mortadella .   In the film, Maddalena ( Sophia Loren ) is in love with a married man, Michel ( Gigi Proietti ) who has moved to the United States. She follows him to the US, but is held up by Customs because ...
Lawrence Welk videocam "Nobody Cares About the Railroads Anymore " is performed in an episode ("Salute to Our Senior Citizens") of the Lawrence Welk TV show which originally aired on March 21, 1981. Ken Delo sings the song. Lawrence ...
Life on Mars {The Man Who Sold the World} videocam Harry Nilsson's "Spaceman " is heard in an episode of the ABC TV series "Life on Mars " titled "The Man Who Sold the World."  
Little Man videocam Harry Nilsson's "Best Friend " appears in the Wayans brother's film Little Man . A version of the song by Penfifteen Club plays during the film's closing credits.   Scenes from Little Man ...
Lucky {???} videocam Harry Nilsson's recording of "Early in the Morning " is heard in an episode of the short-lived 2003 TV series, "Lucky."
Magnolia videocam Aimee Mann's recording of "One " was used in the film Magnolia .   I know exactly where I was when I heard the Aimee Mann version. I was in a studio to meet Michael Penn and Jon Brion while they were recording Fiona Apple's first record to discuss doing the score for my first film. ...
Malibu Film Festival Ad videocam Josh Caplan , associate creative director at McCarthy Mambro Bertino , and Backyard Productions produced a 90-second black-and-white film to advertise the 2004 Malibu Film Festival . The film was shown in theaters before movies and set to Harry Nilsson's recording of "Everybody's Talkin' ." ...
Me, Myself and I videocam Harry Nilsson wrote and sang Me Myself And I which plays during the opening credits of Me, Myself and I .  
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 ...
Mr. Corman {Action Adventure} videocam In episode 5 of season 1 of "Mr. Corman," one of the characters, Josh ( Joseph Gordon-Levitt ), dresses as "Arrow " from The Point! .   Harry Nilsson's "P.O.V. Waltz " is heard in the episode as well as in the trailer produced for the show. ...
Mutts videocam Harry Nilsson wrote the theme song for "Mutts," a 1988 TV series for which only a pilot episode was filmed. Rick Riccio sang the theme.   "Mutts " was about a boy ("Eric" played by Stephen Dorff ) and his talking dog ("Mike"). The show was also known as "Conversations With My Dog ."   A ...
My Name is Earl {Stole Beer From A Golfer} videocam The seventh episode of the TV show "My Name is Earl" used a long portion of Harry Nilsson's recording of "Everybody's Talking " while the character "Earl" rode in a bus. The episode, entitled "Stole Beer From A Golfer," first aired on November 11, 2005.  
My Name is Earl {Something To Live For} videocam A couple of verses of Nilsson singing "Joy " are heard in the fifteenth episode of the series as a character (played by guest star Adam Goldberg ) recalls watching Earl's ex-wife, Joy, hanging clothes. The episode, "Something To Live For," originally aired on February 2, 2006.
Obits videocam Obits Screenplay by Harry Nilsson and Terry Southern Based on the Screenplay for Obituaries by Roger Watkins   History   A talk with a bartender about the screenplay he had just written led Roger Watkins to a meeting with Harry Nilsson . ...
Obituaries videocam Obituaries is a screenplay by Roger Watkins which was acquired in 1985 by Harry Nilsson and Terry Southern . Later that year, they assigned the rights to the newly formed company Hawkeye Entertainment .   Nilsson and Southern refined the screenplay and changed its name to Obits . ...
Only Fools and Horses {"The Jolly Boys Outing"} videocam Harry Nilsson's recording of "Everybody's Talkin' " is heard in the episode 7 of season 6 ("The Jolly Boys' Outing") of the BBC TV show "Only Fools and Horses ." "Everybody's Talkin'" in Only Fools and ...
Only You videocam Ringo Starr produced a a promotional film for his recording of "Only You ". For the film, a giant flying saucer and robot were lifted by helicopter to the top of the Capitol Records building in Los Angeles, California . Ringo and Harry Nilsson are on top of the building with the props as ...
Pardon Us videocam "Lazy Moon " was written in 1901. Harry Nilsson first heard it sung by Oliver Hardy in the film Pardon Us . From the time it appeared in that film until Harry Nilsson recorded it in 1973, there is no record of anyone else recording the song.   Pardon Us was Laurel and Hardy's first ...
Passions {"Unknown Episode"} videocam Harry Nilsson's performance of "Remember (Christmas) " was used in an episode of the TV show "Passions" during a montage in memory of the late "Timmy Lenox" and the actor who played him, Josh Ryan Evans .  
Playboy After Dark {Harry Nilsson} videocam In an appearance on the TV show Playboy After Dark in 1969, Harry Nilsson performed "Good Old Desk ." A straight-faced Harry Nilsson told the host, Hugh Hefner , that the meaning of the song "Good Old Desk " was in its initials - "GOD." Years later Nilsson admitted, "I bullshitted him. I ...
Popeye videocam Released in 1980 by Walt Disney and Paramount Directed By Robert Altman Written by Jules Feiffer and E. C. Segar Starring Robin Williams and Shelley Duvall Music by Harry Nilsson   "Popeye" is a live action film which features ...
Practical Magic videocam Harry Nilsson's recording of "Coconut " is heard in the film Practical Magic .  
Private School videocam Harry Nilsson's "You're Breaking My Heart " is heard in the film Private School .  
Punch-Drunk Love videocam Adam Sandler plays "Barry Egan," a small business owner with seven sisters whose abuse has kept him alone and unable to fall in love. When a mysterious woman (played by Emily Watson ) enters his life, his romantic journey begins.   Shelley Duvall's performance of Harry Nilsson's "He Needs ...
Ray videocam The cast biographies included in the DVD release of Ray mention that actor Curtis Armstrong , who plays Ahmet Ertegun in the film, is a fan of Harry Nilsson and has produced re-issues of Nilsson's CDs.   Harry Nilsson was a fan of Ray Charles .  
Real Life videocam "Jump Into the Fire " is heard playing on a radio during a scene in Albert Brooks's film Real Life .
Red Dog videocam The Australian film Red Dog contains a montage set to Harry Nilsson's "Jump Into the Fire ."
Remember videocam "Tribute: Celebrating New York City " was a museum exhibit by local New York artists exploring the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the city and the city's vitality and spirit as it recovered.   The centerpiece of the exhibit was a 15 minute video "Remember ." The video, created by ...
Reservoir Dogs videocam Harry Nilsson's "Coconut " is heard during the closing credits of the film Reservoir Dogs .  
Riding In Cars With Boys videocam Portions of "Me And My Arrow " and "Everything's Got 'Em " are heard in the film Riding In Cars With Boys .    
Road to Australia videocam Ringo and Harry Nilsson will revive the old Hope / Crosby road-film genre in Road to Australia , with Ringo's wife, Barbara Bach , playing the Dorothy Lamour role, -- Playboy, February 1985 [1]   No such film was ever produced.   ...
Rosebud videocam Rosebud is a 1975 film directed by Otto Preminger from a screenplay by Erik Preminger .   In one scene, Kim Cattrall , as "Joyce," an American taken hostage by a terrorist group, does sit-ups and sings Harry Nilsson’s "I Guess the Lord Must Be in New ...
Russian Doll videocam Russian Doll premiered on Netflix on February 1, 2019. In the show, Nadia Vulvokov, a game developer, dies repeatedly and relives the same night in an ongoing time loop. Harry Nilsson's "Gotta Get Up " is used throughout the series to indicate that ...
Shanghai Knights videocam Harry Nilsson's recording of "One " plays during a scene in which Owen Wilson's character "Roy O'Bannon" is separated from Jackie Chan's "Chon Wang."  
Shrek 2 videocam Donkey ( Eddie Murphy ) sings a line from Harry Nilsson's "One " at the beginning of Shrek 2 .  
Singer & The Song videocam Singer & The Song is Classic Pictures's DVD of German television appearances from "some of the world's most well known singers performing some of the all time classic songs at the very pinnacle of their careers."   The DVD includes 22 TV performances ...
Skidoo videocam In Skidoo , an ex-gangster is called out of retirement by a mob kingpin to carry out a hit on a fellow mobster.   As well as making a cameo appearance in the movie, Harry Nilsson composed the songs and score for Skidoo . Nilsson actually sang the closing ...
Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour videocam Harry Nilsson appeared on the July 8, 1970, episode of the Smothers Brothers's television show, "Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour ."   Tommy Smothers introduced Harry by singing "I Guess the Lord Must Be in New York City ." Harry demonstrated the basics of songwriting by performing "Poli ...
So You Think You Can Dance {Season 9, Week 8} videocam Eliana Girard and Alex Wong danced to Harry Nilsson's performance of "Without You ."    
Son of Dracula videocam Count Down ( Harry Nilsson ), the son of Dracula, is "into just about every kind of music there is." The Count is about to be crowned the "Overlord of the Netherworld" when he has a change of heart. Dr. Van Helsing ( Dennis Price ) proposes an operation ...
South Park {AWESOM-O} videocam In an episode of the animated TV series South Park" entitled "AWESOM-O," Cartman disguises himself as a robot to learn Butters's secrets. Butters believes the robot is his new best friend and sings a song obviously inspired by Harry Nilsson's "Best Friend ":   Hey there, have you heard about ...
Super Season videocam "Super Season" was one of six short films Albert Brooks created for the first season of NBC's Saturday Night Live . "Super Season" is a parody of network promotional spots for new TV shows.   According to Brooks: [...] Newsweek said it was a great little film. But the review credited ...
Swami videocam In 1968, an article in Billboard started that Harry Nilsson was slated to play an "inept musician" in a "still-pending TV pilot" and that a TV special about him was planned for July, 1969. [1] [1] Billboard , Ed Ochs (1968-11-30) "Nilsson ...
That 70s Show {Eric's Buddy} videocam Harry Nilsson's "Best Friend " is heard in an episode of "That 70s Show " titled "Eric's Buddy." The episode, aired in the first season of the series, is about Eric Forman acquiring a new "best friend" (played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt ). ...
That'll Be the Day videocam Directed by Claude Whatham with a screenplay by Ray Connolly , the 1973 film That'll Be the Day is loosely based on Harry Nilsson's song "1941 ."   One day in the early-Seventies I had a huge stroke of beginners’ luck. Going over to a friend’s house ...
The Beach Boys: An American Band videocam photo Harry Nilsson crashed the Beach Boys July 4, 1982, concert on The National Mall in Washington, D. C. . Ringo Starr played drums during the concert. Harry can be briefly spotted in the film of the event as shown in the documentary, The Beach Boys: An ...
The Courtship of Eddie's Father videocam In The Courtship of Eddie's Father , Bill Bixby played Tom Corbett, a widower raising a young son played by Brandon Cruz .   Harry Nilsson wrote and performed the show's theme song, "Best Friend ." During the first season, Nilsson also wrote and sometimes sang much of the incidental ...
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.
The Fresh Prince of Bel Air videocam In "Mistaken Identity " (Season 1, Episode 6) of The Fresh Prince of Bel Air , Will Smith and Carlton Banks are accused of stealing cars and are detained in jail. In one scene, another prisoner sings a few lines of Harry Nilsson's "One ."    
The Ghost and Mrs. Muir {The Folk Singer} videocam Harry Nilsson guest starred as a singer named "Tim Seagirt " in an episode of the NBC television series, The Ghost and Mrs. Muir titled "The Music Maker ". Harry performs two songs, "Without Her " and "If Only ." ...
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The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy videocam In a 2004 interview, Maxwell Atoms , the creator and executive producer of animated TV series "The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy," was asked "Who is the voice actor you would most like to work with, that you haven't yet?" He answered, "I've been itching to try to get Ringo Starr for ...
The Ice Storm videocam Ang Lee's film focuses on self-obsession within two New England families in 1973. The Ice Storm won the best-screenplay award at the Cannes Film Festival in 1997.  
The King of Queens {Wedding Presence} videocam The January 8, 2001, episode of the TV sitcom The King of Queens entitled "Wedding Presence " ended with a homage to The Courtship of Eddie's Father as Arthur ( Jerry Stiller ) and Spence ( Patton Oswalt ) run along the beach while Harry Nilsson's performance of ' Best Friend " plays.
The King of Queens {Buggie Nights} videocam In an episode titled "Buggie Nights," the CBS TV series "The King of Queens " used Harry Nilsson's recording of "Everybody's Talkin' ."
The Monkees {Mijacogeo} videocam Harry Nilsson played keyboards for the song "Zor and Zam ."  
The Monkees {Monkees On The Wheel} videocam "Monkees On The Wheel," an episode of the Monkees's TV series, features Davy Jones singing Harry Nilsson's ' Cuddly Toy .' The episode aired during the second season of the TV show.   The version of ' Cuddly Toy " in this episode is an alternate mix of the version heard earlier in the ...
The Monkees {Everywhere a Sheik, Sheik} videocam Davy Jones sings Harry Nilsson's "Cuddly Toy " in the "Everywhere a Sheik, Sheik" episode of The Monkees .  
The Muppets videocam The song "Man or Muppet" from the film, The Muppets , won the Academy Award for "Original Song" in 2012.   Bret McKenzie ( Flight of the Conchords ) composed the Oscar-winning song. In an interview with Terry Gross on NPR's Fresh Air , McKenzie describes his inspiration for ...
The Never Ending Adventures of Oblio and Arrow videocam According to their web site, Fred Wolf Films is planning a new animated TV series called "The Never Ending Adventures of Oblio and Arrow " based on the character's from The Point! .
The Paradise Hat videocam On January 8, 1970, the Los Angeles Times reported that Harry Nilsson's Nilsson House Productions purchased the film rights to "The Paradise Hat," an original short story by Kurt Vonnegut . [1] [1] "Nilsson Will Film Feature" Los Angeles Times ...
The Point! videocam Once upon a time in the town of Point, everything - all the buildings, trees, and even the people were pointed. Except for one little round-headed kid named Oblio .   The Point! is a wonderful adventure, enchanting both children and adults since 1971.   Harry Nilsson's The Point! tells ...
The Quiet Family videocam Harry Nilsson's "Jump Into the Fire " is featured quite prominently on the soundtrack in two different scenes in the South Korean film The Quiet Family (Choyonghan Kajok) .   (Source: Terry Thome )  
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The Serpent {Episode #1.4} videocam Harry Nilsson's "Jump Into the Fire " is heard in Season 1, Episode 4 of the BBC One / Netflix TV series "The Serpent ,"    
The Simpsons {To Cur, with Love} videocam Nilsson's "Me and My Arrow " is heard in "To Cur, with Love" (Season 24, Episode 8) of The Simpsons during a flashback of a young Homer Simpson playing with his dog, Bongo. The flashback is rendered in an animation style reminiscent of The Point! .
The Simpsons videocam The long-running animated TV series, The Simpsons , has referred to Harry Nilsson on several occasions.   This Little Wiggy ("Best Friend")   In "The Little Wiggy " (Season 9, Episode 18), Marge Simpson arranges a playdate for Bart and Ralph ...
The Simpsons {Mom and Pop Art} videocam Homer Simpson sings a variation of "Coconut" at the beginning of this episode of the long-running animated series:   You put the beer in the coconut .... The Simpsons "Beer in the Coconut" ...
The Story of Eric videocam The Story of Eric is a 34-minute color documentary which follows a young mother through her first childbearing experience to help educate parents about the Lamaze method of prepared childbirth.   Producers: Carol and Winter Horton Writer and ...
The Telephone videocam The Telephone was directed by Rip Torn from a screenplay written by Harry Nilsson and Terry Southern . Hawkeye Entertainment produced the film.   Whoopi Goldberg stars as an eccentric out-of-work actress, disconnected from reality, who ignores the threatening calls from her many ...
The Woody Woodbury Show {1968-05-22} videocam Harry Nilsson appeared on the May 22, 1968, episode of comedian Woody Woodbury's talk/variety show.
The World's Greatest Lover videocam Harry Nilsson performed "Ain't It Kinda Wonderful " for the Gene Wilder film The World's Greatest Lover .      
The Worst Person in the World videocam With its hipster vibe, eclectic soundtrack - Cymande , Harry Nilsson , Todd Rundgren , Art Garfunkel , Chassol - and attractive images from Danish cinematographer Kasper Tuxen , The Worst Person in the World stands a very good chance of international success after its Cannes ...
The Wrecker's Ball: Three Dances by Paul Taylor videocam This one-hour film captures a performance by the Paul Taylor Dance Company on October 1, 1996. The company performed "Company B" (to songs sung by the Andrews Sisters ), "Funny Papers," and "A Field of Grass " (to songs sung by Harry Nilsson ).  
This is Spinal Tap videocam According to Harry's friend, Michael Macaluso , while the two were grabbing a bite to eat at Martoni's they ran into Rob Reiner who invited then to be a part of a concert he was filming for a rock movie. They didn't go because of a previous commitment. Later they learned that the film was ...
Tonight Show videocam photo Harry Nilsson wrote "Tonight Song " as a possible new theme for the Tonight Show when Jay Leno became the host.   On the June 15, 1998, episode of The Tonight Show Ringo Starr was Jay Leno's first guest.   My (soon to be) wife and I visited Los ...
Tribute videocam Tribute is a documentary which features the members and fans of several "tribute" bands including The Missing Links , a Monkees tribute band. In one scene, Danny Lopez , of The Missing Links, points out a photograph of himself with Harry Nilsson .
Two and a Half Men {Taterhead is Our Love Child} videocam "Two and a Half Men" is a TV comedy starring Charlie Sheen as "Charlie." In an episode titled "Taterhead is Our Love Child," Charlie finds out he may be the father of an eight-year-old boy. The episode includes a montage set to Harry Nilsson's "Best Friend ."  
Unison Ad videocam In 2004, a £1.4 million TV advertising campaign by the England's largest trade union was used to recruit new members. The TV advertisements featured a woman walking through the streets of Liverpool, being joined by more and more workers to the tune of Harry Nilsson's "One ."   ...
Vacation {2015} videocam In this sequel to / remake of the 1983 film starring Chevy Chase , Rusty Griswold takes his own family on a road trip to "Walley World."   Harry Nilsson's performance of "Without You " is heard in the film.  
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Way Out West videocam Harry Nilsson's "thumb-as-lighter" cover photo for A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night is based on a gag in the Laurel and Hardy film, Way Out West .   Laurel and Hardy Thumb-As-A-Lighter Gag ...
Who is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?) videocam Based on an original idea by Curtis Armstrong , Chuck Harter , and Alan Boyd , LSL Productions produced this documentary about Harry Nilsson . The documentary explores the enigmatic life and music of Harry Nilsson in an attempt to answer the question, ...
Yellowbeard videocam Harry Nilsson wrote and performed "Men At Sea " for the film Yellowbeard . The song was not used in the film, but does appear at the end of Group Madness , a documentary about the filming of Yellowbeard .
You've Got Mail videocam You've Got Mail is a 1998 film. The romantic comedy reunites "Sleepless in Seattle " stars Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan with director and writer, Nora Ephron . The film contains four songs performed by Harry Nilsson .   The plot of "You've Got Mail" centers ...
Ziggy's Gift videocam Ziggy , from Tom Wilson's comic strip, has a Christmas adventure in the Emmy -winning TV special, Ziggy's Gift . When he becomes a streetside Santa for charity, Ziggy doesn't realize the donations are really lining the boss's pockets.   Harry Nilsson wrote and sang the song "Give, Love, ...