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Movie for a Sunday afternoon: "A Song Is Born"(1948)
You Tube ^ | 1948 | Howard Hawks

Posted on 02/23/2014 12:17:45 PM PST by ReformationFan



TOPICS: Music/Entertainment; TV/Movies
KEYWORDS: 1948; asongisborn; bennygoodman; dannykaye; howardhawks; louisarmstong; mfasa; virginiamayo
Today's feature is legendary director Howard Hawks' 1948 Technicolor musical remake of his earlier 1941 screwball comedy take on Snow White and the seven dwarfs-"Ball of Fire". Starring funnyman Danny Kaye is his fifth and final film with beautiful blond Republican actress and Ronald Reagan supporter and friend Virginia Mayo.
1 posted on 02/23/2014 12:17:45 PM PST by ReformationFan
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To: RansomOttawa; Silentgypsy

ping


2 posted on 02/23/2014 12:29:45 PM PST by ReformationFan
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To: ReformationFan

Thank you. Just what is needed. :-)


3 posted on 02/23/2014 12:35:54 PM PST by lysie
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To: ReformationFan

Virginia Mayo always reminded me of a fresh peach.


4 posted on 02/23/2014 1:50:19 PM PST by luvbach1 (We are finished)
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To: luvbach1

She was famous for her peaches and cream complexion. Supposedly the Sultan of Morocco said of Miss Mayo’s complexion that it was ‘tangible proof for the existence of God.’


5 posted on 02/23/2014 2:13:51 PM PST by ReformationFan
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To: ReformationFan

Virginia Mayo was gorgeous.


6 posted on 02/23/2014 2:20:16 PM PST by luvbach1 (We are finished)
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To: luvbach1

Hold the Mayo! ;)

http://instantrimshot.com/classic/?sound=rimshot


7 posted on 02/23/2014 2:22:11 PM PST by ReformationFan
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To: ReformationFan

While I prefer Ball of Fire, I quite like this remake.


8 posted on 02/23/2014 3:50:20 PM PST by Sans-Culotte (Psalm 14:1 ~ The fool says in his heart, “There is no God.”)
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To: ReformationFan

Thank you!


9 posted on 02/24/2014 9:03:29 AM PST by Silentgypsy (Make sure she doesn’t get ahold of the gom jabbar)
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