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Say One for Me (1959)

Father Conroy (Crosby) has a parish which serves the acting and performance community. When one of his parishoners gets too sick to work, his daughter Holly (Reynolds) finds a job working ... See full summary »

Director:

Frank Tashlin

Writer:

Robert O'Brien
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Bing Crosby ... Father Conroy
Debbie Reynolds ... Holly LeMaise aka Conroy
Robert Wagner ... Tony Vincent
Ray Walston ... Phil Stanley
Les Tremayne ... Harry LaMaise
Connie Gilchrist ... Mary
Frank McHugh ... Jim Dugan
Joe Besser ... Joe Greb
Alena Murray ... Sunny
Stella Stevens ... Chorine
Nina Shipman Nina Shipman ... Fay Flagg
Sebastian Cabot ... Monsignor Francis Stratford
Judy Harriet Judy Harriet ... June January aka Dawn Easter
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Storyline

Father Conroy (Crosby) has a parish which serves the acting and performance community. When one of his parishoners gets too sick to work, his daughter Holly (Reynolds) finds a job working for a dance club of questionable character, which is run by Tony Vincent (Wagner). Vincent never made the big time, and Father Conroy tries to look after Holly. There are many musical numbers, and the conclusion is a televised benefit show hosted by Father Conroy, and Tony must choose between Holly and national fame. Written by Scott Jentsch <sjentsch@execpc.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 July 1959 (Ireland) See more »

Also Known As:

Divino o profano See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

4-Track Stereo (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Color (Color by Deluxe)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Bing Crosby originally wanted Frank Sinatra to play the part of Tony Vincent, a part eventually played by Robert Wagner. See more »

Quotes

[to his agent]
Tony Vincent: I'm going so high, it'll make your nose bleed!
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Connections

Featured in 20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Chico's Choo Choo
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
Music by Jimmy Van Heusen (as James Van Heusen)
Sung by Debbie Reynolds and Robert Wagner
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Heart Warming Story
11 March 2002 | by janielouiseSee all my reviews

I have always enjoyed this movie and the songs from it! I always thought of Ray Walston as Uncle Martin, but after viewing this movie many years ago, I have seen him in a new light. Singing and dancing is not one of Robert Wagner's strong points but in this movie he's not bad to look at. It's a shame that the sound track to this movie and others are not available in CD format.


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