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In Theaters
  • Down by Law

  • Get Shorty

  • Wild at Heart

  • Batman

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At Home
  • Five Sides of a Coin

  • Paris, Texas

  • Wild at Heart

  • The Loveless

  • Manny & Lo

  • Blue in the Face

  • Smoke

  • Down by Law

  • Downtown 81

  • Animal Factory

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John Lurie Movies

  • Profession: Composer (Music Score), Actor
  • Born: Jan 1, 1952
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001
  • Biography: Actor/composer John Lurie began his career studying the alto saxophone, then moved to New York with his brother, pianist Evan Lurie; they formed the Lounge Lizards, a freeform jazz combo that went on to gain some distinction. Beginning in 1977 he... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
Down by Law Jack / Composer (Music Score) 2014
Five Sides of a Coin 2003
Downtown 81 Composer (Music Score) 2001
Animal Factory Composer (Music Score) 2000
New Rose Hotel 1998
Clay Pigeons Composer (Music Score) 1998
Get Shorty Composer (Music Score) 1995
Blue in the Face Composer (Music Score) 1995
Smoke A musician 1995
Wild at Heart Sparky 1990
Mystery Train Composer (Music Score) 1989
Batman 1989
The Last Temptation of Christ James, Apostle 1988
Paris, Texas Slater 1984
Stranger Than Paradise Willie / Composer (Music Score) 1984
Desperately Seeking Susan Neighbor Saxophonist
Permanent Vacation Sax Player / Composer (Music Score) / Songwriter
Subway Riders The Saxophonist / Composer (Music Score)
Face Addict / Composer (Music Score)
Na Krasnom Modrom Dunaji Composer (Music Score)
Manny & Lo Composer (Music Score)
The Loveless Composer (Music Score)
John Lurie and The Lounge Lizards: Live in Berlin / Composer (Music Score)
Il Piccolo Diavolo Cusatelli
The Offenders The Lizard / Composer (Music Score)
Excess Baggage Composer (Music Score)

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