Here come the Waves (1944) was a Comedy - Musical Film directed by Mark Sandrich and produced by Mark Sandrich.
Academy Awards 1945 --- Ceremony Number 18 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Music - Song||Music by Harold Arlen; Lyrics by Johnny Mercer||Nominated|
Musical Monday: Here Come the WAVES (1944)on May 25, 2020 From Comet Over Hollywood
It?s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals. In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 600. To celebrate and share this musical love, here is my weekly feature about musicals. This week?s musical: Here Come the WAVES (1944) ?... Read full article
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One of over 700 Paramount Productions, filmed between 1929 and 1949, which were sold to MCA/Universal in 1958 for television distribution, and have been owned and controlled by Universal ever since.
A major point in the film is that Johnny Cabot (Bing Crosby) is colorblind. This was true in real life. "He will think something is a beautiful blue," his wife once explained, "and it will turn out to be a bilious green." His loud clothing was the butt of many jokes, especially by Bob Hope.
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