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The Crooning Composer (1932)

Melody Makers No. 1: Sammy Fain (original title)
The first in a series of shorts highlighting songwriters of the era. This one features Sammy Fain, supported by Evelyn Hoey and The Eton Boys, singing songs he wrote, including "You Brought... See full summary »

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Sammy Fain ...
Songwriter Sammy Fain
Norman Brokenshire ...
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Evelyn Hoey ...
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Eton Boys ...
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The first in a series of shorts highlighting songwriters of the era. This one features Sammy Fain, supported by Evelyn Hoey and The Eton Boys, singing songs he wrote, including "You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me", "Was That the Human Thing to Do" and "Let a Smile Be Your Unbrella." Follow-up shorts in the series featured songwriters Benny Davis and Cliff Friend. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Short | Comedy | Music

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9 December 1932 (USA)  »

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$5,000 (estimated)
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1.37 : 1
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Was That the Human Thing to Do?
Written by Sammy Fain
Sung by Sammy Fain
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