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I Love to Singa

Posted by on Sep 19, 2015 in Audial Stimulation!, Movies, Saturday Morning Cartoons, Visual Stimulation | 0 comments

One of my all-time favorite Merrie Melodies is I Love to Singa, the story of Owl Jolson, a tiny owl who is rejected by his father for not following in the family traditions of classical music, instead wanting to be a jazz singer.¬†It’s a surprisingly great story about parents learning to love their child for who he is, despite the initial shock and disappointment of him not turning out just like them.It was¬†directed by Tex Avery, produced by Leon Schlesinger, and released to theaters on July 18, 1936, by Warner Bros. and Vitaphone. “I Love to Singa” was first a song written by Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg for the 1936 Warner Bros. feature-length film The Singing Kid. It is performed three times in the film: first by Jolson and Cab Calloway, then by the Yacht Club Boys and...

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Tom reviews Man of Steel

Posted by on Jun 15, 2013 in Movies | 0 comments

My review is as follows: what Dan said!The only thing I missed was John Williams theme. I know it’s all new, but they could have kept that...

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