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    Wed, 08 Aug 2012 12:54:09

    Obituary: Composer Marvin Hamlisch Dead at 68 - He suffered a brief illness

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    • Marvin Hamlisch - NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 09: Producer Dori Berinstein, Quincy Jones, and Terri Blair Hamlisch attend the Paley Cent For Media's 'Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love' at The Paley Center for Media on December 9, 2013 in New York City.
    • Marvin Hamlisch - NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 09: Producer Dori Berinstein, Quincy Jones, and Terre Blair Hamlisch attend the Paley Cent For Media's 'Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love' at The Paley Center for Media on December 9, 2013 in New York City.

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    Composer Marvin Hamlisch, who composed more than 40 films in his career, has died at 68.

    Hamlisch collapsed after a brief illness and died on Monday, Aug. 6.

    Hamlisch is one of only two people ever awarded an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, a Tony and a Pulitzer Prize; he shared the honor with late composer Richard Rodgers. Hamlish was quite decorated, professionally speaking. Not to mentioned talented!

    Some of Hamlisch's key films include The Way We Were and The Sting.

    R.I.P., Marvin.

    Who is your favorite film composer or scorer?

    —Katie Sheehan
    08.08.12



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