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Basil Poledouris
Birth: Aug. 21, 1945
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 2006
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Composer. He won an Emmy Award for his music from the 1989 television mini-series "Lonesome Dove". He began his career during the early 1970s writing music for television movies and would often work with director John Milius on such films as "Big Wednesday" (1978). During the 1980s, he became well known for his forceful compositions for such films as "Conan the Barbarian" (1982), "RoboCop" (1987), and "Split Decisions" (1988). His other notable works include "The Blue Lagoon" (1980), "The Hunt for Red October" (1990), and "Starship Troopers" (1997). He also conducted the music for the film "Les Miserables" (1998). (bio by: C.S.) 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Nov 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16561184
Basil Poledouris
Added by: Bill McKern
 
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