Friday, July 30, 2010

1944 OSCAR WINNERS

Here is a very interesting montage of the Oscar winners for 1944...of course Bing Crosby is featured. Some great movies, including GOING MY WAY came out in 1944...

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

NEWS ALERT:ROBIN AND THE SEVEN HOODS ON BROADWAY

Originally set to close on Aug. 22, Robin and the 7 Hoods — inspired by the Rat Pack movie, and fueled by a Sammy Cahn-Jimmy Van Heusen score — will now run through Aug. 29. Robin and the 7 Hoods features a book by Tony Award winner Rupert Holmes (Curtains, Drood) and songs by four-time Academy Award winners Cahn and Van Heusen. Directed and choreographed by Casey Nicholaw, with musical supervision and vocal and incidental music arrangements by John McDaniel, the Broadway-aimed musical comedy is currently in previews. Opening night is July 30.

Saturday, July 17, 2010

BING CROSBY IN NORWAY

Here is a clip from Bing's medley of hits from the same concert in Norway. He was in great voice for all of the health problems he had...

FEELS GOOD, FEELS RIGHT

Here is a rare clip of Bing Crosby performing in Norway on August 27,1977...less than two months before he died. He sings a great song..."Feels Good, Feels Right"...

Friday, July 16, 2010

BING CROSBY SPECIAL - 1962

Here are four parts of the Bing Crosby special from 1962. His guests are Edie Adams, Bob Hope, and Gary Crosby. They do not make variety specials like this anymore... clips courtesy of Jarbie

Sunday, July 11, 2010

BOB CROSBY CAMEO

Here is a fun quick clip of Bob Crosby and his cameo in THE ROAD TO BALI(1952). Bob Crosby, like his older brother, had a great personality. Bob Crosby also had a great band in the 1930s and 1940s...

Friday, July 2, 2010

SONG OF FREEDOM

It is often forgotten how much Bing Crosby did for this country during World War II. Not many other entertainers were more patriotic than Bing Crosby! In honor of our 224th independence day, here is a great clip from HOLIDAY INN(1942). Have a happy and safe Independence Day...