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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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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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Referenced in The Monkees: I've Got a Little Song Here (1966) See more »

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AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL
Written by Samuel A. Ward
Lyrics by Katharine Lee Bates
Performed by Susan Hayward (dubbed by Jane Froman) and chorus
Part of American Medley
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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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