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With a Song in My Heart (1952)

Jane Froman (Susan Hayward), an aspiring songstress, lands a job in radio with help from pianist Don Ross (David Wayne), whom she later marries. Jane's popularity soars, and she leaves on a... See full summary »

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Jane Froman (Susan Hayward), an aspiring songstress, lands a job in radio with help from pianist Don Ross (David Wayne), whom she later marries. Jane's popularity soars, and she leaves on a European tour... but her plane crashes in Lisbon, and she is partially crippled. Unable to walk without crutches, Jane nevertheless goes on to entertain the Allied troops in World War II. Written by Dan Navarro <daneldorado@yahoo.com>

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4 April 1952 (USA)  »

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Cuando el alma sufre  »

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Twentieth Century-Fox was originally going to have Jeanne Crain star in this film, but Jane Froman thought Susan Hayward would be a better choice since she thought Hayward resembled and sounded like her. See more »

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Featured in 20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (1997) See more »

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MONTPARNASSE
Written by Alfred Newman
Lyrics by Eliot Daniel
Sung by David Wayne
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Wonderful movie. I absolutely loved it.
2 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I was only 2 years old when this movie was made, but thank goodness for cable I saw it. It was one of the most wonderful movies I've ever seen. Susan Hayward becomes Jane Froman. Jane Froman's life is a true inspiration to me. A lot of people would not have fought through what she did to walk. The music is music I grew up with at my grandparents. Embraceable You is one of my all time favorites. This is a feel good movie. The scene between Jane and the shell-shocked soldier, played by Robert Wagner, is incredible. You will marvel how Jane remembers this soldier from before the War, and re-connects with him. This movie might make you teary eyed, but it is wonderful. I thoroughly enjoyed it.


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