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With a Song in My Heart Overview:

With a Song in My Heart (1952) was a Biographical - Drama Film directed by Walter Lang and produced by Lamar Trotti.

Academy Awards 1952 --- Ceremony Number 25 (source: AMPAS)

AwardRecipientResult
Best ActressSusan HaywardNominated
Best Supporting ActressThelma RitterNominated
Best Costume DesignCharles LeMaireNominated
Best Music - ScoringAlfred NewmanWon
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Musical Monday-Academy Award Winners Edition: With a Song in My Heart: The Jane Froman Story (1952)

on Feb 1, 2016 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 500. To celebrate and share this musical love, here is my weekly feature about musicals. Each of our February Musical Mondays will be Acad... Read full article


Musical Monday: With a Song in My Heart: The Jane Froman Story (1952)

on Feb 1, 2016 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 500. To celebrate and share this musical love, here is my weekly feature about musicals. This week’s musical: “With a Song in My Heart ... Read full article


With a Song in My Heart (1952)

By Beatrice on Sep 29, 2015 From Flickers in Time

With a Song in My Heart Directed by Walter Lang Written by Lamar Trotti 1952/USA Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation First viewing/Netflix rental Susan Hayward is terrific in this otherwise standard biopic/musical. This is the story of radio, stage, and television singer Jane Froman and Froman... Read full article


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The same green off-the-shoulder blouse (with black filigree pattern) that Susan Hayward wears while singing "The Right Kind" (music by Lionel Newman, and Charles Henderson, lyrics by Don George) in a nightclub number was later worn by Marilyn Monroe in Bus Stop, produced by the same studio, Twentieth Century-Fox.
The film was released containing an extremely brief exposure of Susan Hayward's left breast. This occurs during an overhead long shot of a lavish dance number, when the actress' strapless gown very briefly separates from her bosom. The moment was subsequently excised from some--but not all--prints in release.
The title song, "With A Song In My Heart", is from the 1929 Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart Broadway musical. "Spring Is Here". It later appeared in the film version, Yours Sincerely, sung by Lanny Ross. It was sung by Donald O'Connor and Susanna Foster in This Is the Life, by Perry Como in Words and Music, by Doris Day in in the finale of Young Man with a Horn and by Dennis Morgan and Lucille Norman in Painting the Clouds with Sunshine.
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