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#41 Terrence1

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 12:37 PM

"The Boys' Night Out"  (sung by Patti Page)

 

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 12:37 PM

"The Boys' Night Out"  (sung by Patti Page)

 

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 12:36 PM

"The Boys' Night Out"  (sung by Patti Page)

 

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 11:03 AM

"Sunnyside Lane" sung by Joe Melia and David Bamber in Privates on Parade

 

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 10:06 AM

Allegheny Al sung by Irene Dunne and Dorothy Lamour in High, Wide and Handsome

 

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 09:26 AM

I Remember It Well (Maurice Chevalier, sung as a duet with Hermione Gingold in GIGI)

 

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#47 LonesomePolecat

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 02:59 AM

"The Apology Song" from THE BOOK OF LIFE

 

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Posted 15 September 2017 - 06:48 AM

"He's Large" sung by Shelley Duvall in Popeye

 

 

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Posted 15 September 2017 - 12:30 AM

"Small World" ... no, not THAT one, the one from GYPSY

 

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Posted 15 September 2017 - 12:01 AM

"Steppin' Out with My Baby" (from Easter Parade)


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Posted 14 September 2017 - 11:30 PM

Thinkin' About the Wabash--Carolina Blues ​(Kay Kaiser's band with Ann Miller and Georgia Carroll)

 

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 10:45 PM

Doris Day and John Raitt sing Small Talk in the kitchen in The Pajama Game:

 

 

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 10:37 PM

"Byum Pum Pum" from THE HAPPIEST MILLIONAIRE

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 10:33 PM

Here's Bernadette Peters lip-synching to Love Is Good for Anything That Ails You from Pennies for Heaven:

 

 

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 08:40 PM

"Blow the Wind Southerly" sung by Kathleen Ferrier in The Long Day Closes

 

 

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 07:56 PM

How about this one from Summer Stock?

 

 

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Posted 14 September 2017 - 01:19 AM

This funny moment is our intro to Betty Hutton's character in Sturges' THE MIRACLE OF MORGAN'S CREEK: Betty Hutton lip syncing to a bass singing "Tolled the Bell in the Bay" --


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Posted 14 September 2017 - 12:21 AM

"As Time Goes By" (from Casablanca)


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Posted 14 September 2017 - 12:08 AM

Here's some good advice in the song Heart from Damn Yankees!

 

 

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Posted 13 September 2017 - 11:14 PM

The best example of a "swooning" number in a musical:

"Honestly Sincere" sung by Conrad Birdie in Bye Bye Birdie




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