LonesomePolecat

First Movie SONG That Comes to Mind

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"I Am the Very Model of a Modern Major General" -- George Rose in The Pirates of Penzance

Next: Sung lying down

 

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"I'm the Laziest Girl In Town" sung by Marlene Dietrich in STAGE FRIGHT

 

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another song heard in a Hitchcock or other mystery/suspense film

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Danny Kaye sang a lot of tongue twister songs, so let's go with "Symphony for Three Heads" from INSPECTOR GENERAL

 

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another song like this in which a performer sings or dances with themselves

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Will this do?  Ray Bolger, Ray Bolger, and Ray Bolger sing and dance to "Life Is Such A Pleasure" in "April In Paris".

 

Next:  A song sung to a cow or bull.

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Miles, that's exactly what I meant! Great example!

 

A song sung to a cow: "I have a moo cow named Caroline!" from GYPSY

 

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another Vaudeville performance

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On Monday, January 14, 2019 at 2:27 PM, LonesomePolecat said:

 

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another Vaudeville performance

I thought this would be easy--YANKEE DOODLE DANDY, FOR ME AND MY GAL, 2 SISTERS FROM BOSTON, WHEN MY BABY SMILES AT ME, Etc , even WHATEVER HAPPENED TO BABY JANE -- I probably didn't phrase it well, sorry!

 

New prompt!

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Song from a western

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Here's one:

 

You may never see the "Song Of The South" movie.  Disney pulled it from distribution because it was said to be racially insensitive.  I hope you were not offended by this clip.

Next:  A song about train travel.

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"Sing as We Go" sung by Gracie Fields in Sing as We Go

(And why are Our Gracie's British movies never on TCM?)

And here are two ladies singing it for charity, much more recently, in Victoria Station

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Another FLOWER DRUM SONG tune --"What are we gonna do about the Other Generation?"

 

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Another song sung by kids/teenagers 

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"Good Morning" from SINGING IN THE RAIN.

Next: Song mentioning Native Americans.

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