Mike Post


Biography

Mike Post brought his musical talents to a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. At the beginning of his Hollywood career, Post had music featured mostly in comedies like "Rabbit Test" (1978) with Billy Crystal and Joan Prather and "Rhinestone" (1984). In the eighties, Post's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like "Secret Admirer" (...

Biography

Mike Post brought his musical talents to a variety of films over the course of his Hollywood career. At the beginning of his Hollywood career, Post had music featured mostly in comedies like "Rabbit Test" (1978) with Billy Crystal and Joan Prather and "Rhinestone" (1984). In the eighties, Post's music continued to appear on the silver screen, including in films like "Secret Admirer" (1985) and the Griffin O'Neal drama "Hadley's Rebellion" (1986). Post was nominated for an Outstanding Achievement In Music Composition For a Series (Dramatic Underscore) Primetime Emmy Award for "Hill Street Blues" in 1981 as well as for an Outstanding Achievement In Main Title Theme Music Primetime Emmy Award for "Unsub" in 1989. Post won an Outstanding Main Title Theme Music Primetime Emmy Award for "Murder One" in 1996. Post's music was also featured in "Napoleon Dynamite" (2004) with Jon Heder, the Michael Moore smash hit documentary "Fahrenheit 9/11" (2004) and the Steve Carell hit dramedy "The 40-Year-Old Virgin" (2005). Post's music was most recently featured in the Ben Affleck smash hit dramatic adaptation "Gone Girl" (2014).

Filmography

 

Music (Feature Film)

Father Figures (2017)
Song Performer
Father Figures (2017)
Song
Gone Girl (2014)
Song
Hall Pass (2011)
Song
The Change-Up (2011)
Song Performer
The Change-Up (2011)
Song
Hall Pass (2011)
Song Performer
The A-Team (2010)
Song
The Love Guru (2008)
Song
The Poker House (2008)
Music
The Love Guru (2008)
Song Performer
Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)
Song
Miracle (2004)
Theme Music Performer
Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Song
Miracle (2004)
Theme Music
The Rockford Files: If It Bleeds... It Leads (1999)
Music
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: The Movie (1999)
Music
Exiled: A Law and Order Movie (1998)
Music
Woo (1998)
Song
The Rockford Files: Murder and Misdemeanors (1997)
Music
Wiseguy (1996)
Theme Music
The Rockford Files: Godfather Knows Best (1996)
Music
The Rockford Files: Punishment and Crime (1996)
Music
Wiseguy (1996)
Music
The Rockford Files: If the Frame Fits (1996)
Music
The Rockford Files: Friends and Foul Play (1996)
Music
The Commish: Redemption (1996)
Theme Music
The Rockford Files: A Blessing in Disguise (1995)
Music
The Return of Hunter (1995)
Theme Music
The Commish: Father Image (1995)
Theme Music
The Commish: In the Shadow of the Gallows (1995)
Theme Music
Jake Lassiter: Justice on the Bayou (1995)
Music
Greyhounds (1994)
Music
The Great Pretender (1991)
Music
Winner Takes All (1990)
Theme Music
Columbo Cries Wolf (1990)
Theme Music
Agenda for Murder (1990)
Theme Music
In Vino Veritas (1990)
Theme Music
Plates (1990)
Theme Music
It's Always Something (1990)
Theme Music
Murder in Malibu (1990)
Theme Music
High Rise (1990)
Theme Music
Unspeakable Acts (1990)
Music
Uneasy Lies the Crown (1990)
Theme Song
Grand Theft Hotel (1990)
Theme Music
Only the Good Die Young (1990)
Theme Music
Without Her Consent (1990)
Music
None So Blind (1990)
Theme Music
Night Train (1990)
Theme Music
Flowers For Matty (1990)
Theme Music
Rest in Peace, Mrs. Columbo (1990)
Theme Music
The King of Jazz (1989)
Theme Music
Auntie Sue (1989)
Theme Music
Grand Deceptions (1989)
Theme Music
The Ryan White Story (1989)
Music
The Dancer's Touch (1989)
Theme Music
Columbo Goes to the Guillotine (1989)
Theme Music
Die Laughing (1989)
Theme Music
Sex and the Married Detective (1989)
Theme Music
Nashville Beat (1989)
Music
Thunder Boat Row (1989)
Music
Murder: A Self-Portrait (1989)
Theme Music
Things That Go Bump in the Night (1989)
Theme Music
Sleep Well, Professor Oliver (1989)
Theme Music
Easy Come, Easy Go (1989)
Theme Music
Ariana (1989)
Theme Music
Fatal Flaw (1989)
Theme Music
Destination: America (1987)
Music
Hadley's Rebellion (1986)
Music
Adam: His Song Continues (1986)
Music
The Last Precinct (1986)
Music
Brothers-in-Law (1985)
Music
Secret Admirer (1985)
Song
Heart Of A Champion: The Ray Mancini Story (1985)
Music
Stingray (1985)
Music
The River Rat (1984)
Music
Rhinestone (1984)
Song Performer
Hard Knox (1984)
Music
Hunter (1984)
Music
Rhinestone (1984)
Song
The River Rat (1984)
Song
No Man's Land (1984)
Music
Rhinestone (1984)
Music
Adam (1983)
Music
Running Brave (1983)
Music
Sunset Limousine (1983)
Music
Handgun (1982)
Song
Will, G. Gordon Liddy (1982)
Music
Handgun (1982)
Music
Coach of the Year (1980)
Music
Scout's Honor (1980)
Music
Stone (1979)
Music
The Night Rider (1979)
Music
Captain America (1979)
Music
Captain America II (1979)
Music
Dr. Scorpion (1978)
Music
Rabbit Test (1978)
Music
Charlie Cobb: Nice Night For A Hanging (1977)
Music
Scott Free (1976)
Music
Richie Brockelman: Missing 24 Hours (1976)
Music
The Invasion of Johnson County (1976)
Music
The Morning After (1974)
Music
The Rockford Files (1974)
Music
Locusts (1974)
Music
Gidget Gets Married (1972)
Music
Two on a Bench (1971)
Music

Producer (Special)

Mac Davis Christmas Special... When I Grow Up (1976)
Producer

Music (Special)

The Gin Game (2003)
Music
The Gin Game (2003)
Theme Music
Collected Stories (2002)
Theme Music
The Old Settler (2001)
Theme Music
Cop Files (1996)
Music
Cop Files (1995)
Music
Cop Files (1995)
Theme Music
Inside the KGB (1993)
Music
Sunday Night With Larry King (1990)
Music
Fair Game (1989)
Music
Philby (1989)
Music
Scandals (1988)
Theme Music
Sirens (1987)
Music
Welcome to Paradise (1984)
Music
Big John (1983)
Music
Palms Precinct (1982)
Music
The 416th (1979)
Music
Operating Room (1979)
Music
Mac Davis's Christmas Odyssey: Two Thousand and Ten (1978)
Music
Off the Wall (1977)
Music
Mac Davis Christmas Special... When I Grow Up (1976)
Music
The Mac Davis Special (1975)
Music
The Mac Davis Christmas Special (1975)
Music
The Andy Williams Christmas Show (1973)
Music Director

Life Events

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