Movie Review

White Christmas, starring Danny Kaye, Bing Crosby, Vera Ellen, Rosemary Clooney

White Christmas

Editorial review of White Christmas (1954) starring Danny Kaye, Bing Crosby, courtesy of‚ Amazon.com  This semi-remake of‚ Holiday Inn‚ (the first movie in which Irving Berlin’s perennial, Oscar-winning holiday anthem was featured) doesn’t have much of a story, but what it does have is choice:‚ Bing Crosby,‚ Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, an‚ all-Irving Berlin song score, classy direction by Hollywood vet […]

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A Song is Born, starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo

A Song is Born, starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo

Review of A Song is Born, starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo A Song is Born‚ is a very unusual‚ Danny Kaye‚ film, in that it’s less of a comedy and more of a musical romance.‚  In no small way, it’s an opportunity for a variety of the leading musicians of the time to perform, including Tommy Dorsey, […]

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Me and the Colonel, starring Danny Kaye

Me and the Colonel

Me and the Colonel (1958) starring Danny Kaye, Curt Jurgens, Nicole Maurey Me and the Colonel‚ is a‚ very different‚ Danny Kaye‚ comedy.‚  It’s very funny, very entertaining, and highly recommended – but it’s also not what you normally expect from a Danny Kaye movie.‚  There’s no singing or dancing, and the setting is much more serious – €the […]

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