History Music / BingCrosby

6th Dec '17 8:53:59 PM snichols1973
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6th Dec '17 8:53:56 PM snichols1973
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** The Parson, an acquaintance of Rev. Lovejoy from WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons, is based on Bing Crosby's Father O'Malley character from ''Film/GoingMyWay'' and ''Film/TheBellsOfStMarys'', including the golf.
26th Jul '17 8:26:17 PM Angeldeb82
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* Billy Crocker, ''Anything Goes'' (1936) -- A not very faithful adaptation of the stage {{Musical}}; Bing and Creator/EthelMerman duet the title song.

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* Billy Crocker, ''Anything Goes'' (1936) -- A not very faithful adaptation of the stage {{Musical}}; [[TheMusical Musical]]; Bing and Creator/EthelMerman duet the title song.



* Allan A. Dale, ''Robin and the 7 Hoods'' (1964) -- A RoaringTwenties re-telling of the RobinHood legend, with Music/FrankSinatra as the lead.
* Dr. Josiah Boone, ''Film/{{Stagecoach}}'' (1966) -- A remarkable performance in the role originally played by Thomas Mitchell in the [[Film/{{Stagecoach}} 1939 John Ford Western]]. Bing was painted in character by NormanRockwell.

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* Allan A. Dale, ''Robin and the 7 Hoods'' (1964) -- A RoaringTwenties re-telling of the RobinHood Myth/RobinHood legend, with Music/FrankSinatra as the lead.
* Dr. Josiah Boone, ''Film/{{Stagecoach}}'' (1966) -- A remarkable performance in the role originally played by Thomas Mitchell in the [[Film/{{Stagecoach}} 1939 John Ford Western]]. Bing was painted in character by NormanRockwell.
Creator/NormanRockwell.



* CantStandThemCantLiveWithoutThem: Happens in several of his movies.

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* CantStandThemCantLiveWithoutThem: CantLiveWithThemCantLiveWithoutThem: Happens in several of his movies.
22nd Jul '17 7:49:13 PM PaulA
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* Josh Mallon V, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Singapore]]'' (1940) -- The first of his seven "Road" pictures with Creator/BobHope
* Chuck Reardon, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Zanzibar]]'' (1941)

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* Josh Mallon V, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Singapore]]'' ''Film/RoadToSingapore'' (1940) -- The first of his seven "Road" pictures with Creator/BobHope
* Chuck Reardon, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Zanzibar]]'' ''Film/RoadToZanzibar'' (1941)



* Duke Johnson and Junior Hooten, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Utopia]]'' (1946)
* Scat Sweeny, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Rio]]'' (1947)

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* Duke Johnson and Junior Hooten, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Utopia]]'' ''Film/RoadToUtopia'' (1946)
* Scat Sweeny, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Rio]]'' ''Film/RoadToRio'' (1947)



* George Cochran, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Bali]]'' (1952) -- The only "Road" picture in color.

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* George Cochran, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Bali]]'' ''Film/RoadToBali'' (1952) -- The only "Road" picture in color.



* Harry Turner, ''[[Film/RoadTo The Road to Hong Kong]]'' (1962) -- The last of the "Road" pictures.

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* Harry Turner, ''[[Film/RoadTo The Road to Hong Kong]]'' ''Film/TheRoadToHongKong'' (1962) -- The last of the "Road" pictures.
22nd Jul '17 9:30:22 AM jamespolk
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* TheCameo: In the '40s Crosby became so associated with Bob Hope that he made cameos in Hope films ''Film/MyFavoriteSpy'' and ''Film/ThePrincessAndThePirate''.

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* TheCameo: In the '40s Crosby became so associated with Bob Hope that he made cameos in Hope films ''Film/MyFavoriteSpy'' ''Film/MyFavoriteBlonde'' and ''Film/ThePrincessAndThePirate''.
22nd Jul '17 9:29:28 AM jamespolk
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* TheCameo: In the '40s Crosby became so associated with Bob Hope that he made cameos in Hope films ''Film/MyFavoriteSpy'' and ''Film/ThePrincessAndThePirate''.
22nd Jul '17 8:20:44 AM jamespolk
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* Geoffrey Peters, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Morocco]]'' (1942) -- Frequently considered the best of the "Road" pictures; its [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_w3UG6C_Mo title Hope and Crosby duet]] is [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0uPxiPYrWs4 often parodied]].

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* Geoffrey Peters, ''[[Film/RoadTo Road to Morocco]]'' ''Film/RoadToMorocco'' (1942) -- Frequently considered the best of the "Road" pictures; its [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_w3UG6C_Mo title Hope and Crosby duet]] is [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0uPxiPYrWs4 often parodied]].
20th Jul '17 1:25:31 PM FranticPenguin
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-> ''"[[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}} Who's this douchebag?]]"''

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-> ''"[[Webcomic/{{Homestuck}} Who's this douchebag?]]"''
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16th Apr '17 8:35:53 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: During World War II his radio broadcasts were popular with German soldiers, who called him "Der Bingle". The nickname stuck and spread to his American fans.
16th Mar '17 8:39:32 PM Sylderon
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Crosby pioneered pre-recorded radio shows, and was an astute businessman. He sponsored the development of the videotape and invested in a little company called Minute Maid. At one time he was part owner of baseball's Pittsburgh Pirates.

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Crosby pioneered pre-recorded radio shows, and was an astute businessman. He sponsored His investment in the Ampex Corporation spurred the development of the videotape and he also invested in a little company called Minute Maid. At one time he was part owner of baseball's Pittsburgh Pirates.



*** This is an old vaudeville routine (and has been told of everyone from Groucho Marx to Thurgood Marshall); however, Crosby is all the more likely to have used it, exactly for that reason.

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*** This is an old vaudeville routine (and has been told of everyone from Groucho Marx to Lee Trevino to Thurgood Marshall); however, Crosby is all the more likely to have used it, exactly for that reason.
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