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Overview

The documentary explores the enigmatic life and music of Harry Nilsson in an attempt to answer the question, "Who is Harry Nilsson?" The film includes new and archive audio and film including interviews with Robin Williams, Yoko Ono, Van Dyke Parks, Randy Newman, Ray Cooper, the Smothers Brothers, and Micky Dolenz. "Who is Harry Nilsson?" uses promotional films, music videos, and home movies; segments from the unreleased documentary made during the recording of Son of Schmilsson (Did Somebody Drop His Mouse?); and excerpts from Nilsson's rare TV appearances in his BBC specials, the "Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour", "Playboy After Dark", and in an episode of "The Ghost and Mrs. Muir".

  1. John Scheinfeld

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Harry Nilsson

    Himself/Narrator/Singer (archive footage)

  2. Richard Perry

    Himself

  3. Doug Hoefer

    Himself

  4. Jimmy Webb

    Himself

  5. Micky Dolenz

    Micky Dolenz

    Himself

  6. Van Dyke Parks

    Van Dyke Parks

    Himself

  7. Una Nilsson

    Herself

  8. John Lennon

    John Lennon

    Himself (archive footage)

  9. View More

Full Cast & Crew

Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?)
Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin' About Him?)

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $28,200.00

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