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Ron Asheton (1948–2009)

Ron Asheton was born on July 17, 1948 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Ronald Franklin Asheton Jr. He died on January 6, 2009 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. See full bio »

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 2017 Kong: Skull Island (writer: "Down On The Street" - as Ronald Asheton)
 2015 Far Out (writer: "I'm Sick Of You", "Real Cool Time", "Loose", "T.V. Eye")
 2015 Tod den Hippies!! Es lebe der Punk! (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog")
 2015 The Diary of a Teenage Girl (writer: "Down on the Street" - as Ronald Asheton)
 2014/I Predestination (writer: "1970 (I Feel Alright)" - as Ronald Asheton)
 2013 CBGB (writer: "1969", "I Wanna Be Your Dog", "Dirt")
 2012 The Three Stooges (writer: "3 Stooges")
 2010 Faster (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog" - as Ronald Asheton)
 2010 The Runaways (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog")
 2009 Suck (writer: "T.V.Eye" - as Ronald Asheton)
 2008 Transporter 3 (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog" - as Ronald Asheton)
 2007 Halloween (writer: "1969 (Live)")
 2007 Eight Miles High (writer: "We Will Fall" - as R. Asheton)
 2006 Smokin' Aces (writer: "Down On The Street" - as Ronald Asheton)
 2006/I Sleeping Dogs Lie (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog")
 2005 Bang Bang Orangutang (writer: "Dirt", "I Wanna Be Your Dog")
 2005 Lords of Dogtown (writer: "Loose", "T.V. Eye" - as Ronald Asheton)
 2005 House of Wax (writer: "Dirt")
 2004 Narco (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog")
 2004 Friday Night Lights (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog" - as Ronald Asheton)
 2003 School of Rock ("T.V. Eye")
 2003 Coffee and Cigarettes (writer: "Down on the Street" - as R. Asheton)
 2003 Prey for Rock & Roll (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog")
 2002 24 Hour Party People (writer: "No Fun")
 2001 Knockaround Guys (writer: "Down on the Street" - as Ronald Asheton)
 1998 SLC Punk! (writer: "1969", "Little Doll", "We Will Fall" - as Ronald Asheton)
 1998 Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog")
 1998 Velvet Goldmine (writer: "My Unclean") / (writer: "T.V. Eye" - as Ronald Asheton)
 1996 The Crow: City of Angels (writer: "I Wanna Be Your Dog" - as R. Asheton)
 1995 Wendigo (performer: "Bitchin' Babes")
 1994 Mosquito ("Stinger Up Yours") / (performer: "Stinger Up Yours")
 1985 Just One of the Guys (writer: "Down on the Street")
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