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With a Song in My Heart (1952)

After landing a job singing on the radio, Jane Froman marries musical accompanist Don Ross. Under Don's management, Jane rises to stardom and is invited to perform for the troops during ... See full summary »

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After landing a job singing on the radio, Jane Froman marries musical accompanist Don Ross. Under Don's management, Jane rises to stardom and is invited to perform for the troops during World War II. En route, her plane goes down, leaving Jane with serious leg injuries. While on the mend, Jane begins a romance with John Burn, a wounded military pilot. She intends to return to singing, but with two men in her heart, life is ever more complicated. Written by Jwelch5742

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4 April 1952 (USA)  »

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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 sung by Lawrence Gray as well as an a shorter version of the film titled Yours Sincerely (1933), sung by Lanny Ross. It was sung by Donald O'Connor and Susanna Foster in This Is the Life (1944), by Perry Como in Words and Music (1948), by Doris Day in in the finale of Young Man with a Horn (1950) and by Dennis Morgan and Lucille Norman in Painting the Clouds with Sunshine (1951). See more »

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References It Happened One Night (1934) See more »

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DEEP IN THE HEART OF TEXAS
Written by Don Swander (1941)
Lyrics by June Hershey (1941)
Performed by Susan Hayward (dubbed by Jane Froman)
Part of American Medley
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A great memory from my younger days.
29 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

Saw this movie at the age of 16 and fell immediately in love with Susan Hayward. The plot seems a bit contrived now, although it is fairly faithful to Froman's physical problem and her contributions in entertaining the troops in WWII. The music is wonderful! "Get Happy" is still one of my favorite movie production numbers. By the way, it is not Hayward doing the singing, but Jane Froman herself whose voice was dubbed into the soundtrack.


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