When Steven Spielberg
shared the news with his close friends in Hollywood that he would make this his next film, they were supportive but privately could not believe the news. One of those friends, a top director who was quoted anonymously in an article about the rise of mega-budget films in the late 1970s, bluntly said, "Why is he doing a comedy? When has Steven ever been funny?" See more
On December 7, 1941, the Naval Air Arm of the Imperial Japanese Fleet, in a surprise attack, struck the United States Naval Base at Pearl Harbor and hurtled an unsuspecting America into World War II.
American citizens were stunned, shocked and outraged at this treacherous attack. On the West Coast, paranoia gripped the entire population as panic-stricken citizens were convinced that California was the next target of the Imperial Japanese Forces.
Major General Joseph W. Stilwell, ...
Down by the Ohio
Music by Abe Olman
Lyrics by Jack Yellen
Performed by The Andrews Sisters
Courtesy of MCA Records, Inc. See more