Going My Way (1944, Paramount)
As “Father Chuck O’Malley”
Cast: Rise Stevens, Barry Fitzgerald, Frank McHugh, Gene Lockhart, William Frawley, Porter Hall.
Director/Producer: Leo McCarey
Screenwriters: Frank Butler & Frank Cavett from a story by Leo McCarey
Summary: Leo McCarey’s sentimental story of a down-to-earth priest, who wins over an aging superior and sidewalk gang of kids, is hard to resist. Bing’s memorable performance garnered a Best Actor Academy Award!
- “Going My Way”
- “Day After Forever”
- “Swingin’ On A Star”