September 9, 2014
1944 – Here Come the Waves
Here Come the Waves (1944, Paramount)
As “Johnny Cabot”
Cast: Betty Hutton, Sonny Tufts, Ann Doran, Gwen Crawford.
Director/Producer: Mark Sandrich
Screenwriters: Allan Scott, Ken Englund & Zion Myers
Summary: A zippy wartime music-comedy with Crosby cleverly cast as a Sinatra-like crooner, the idol of bobby-soxers, who joins the Navy, and becomes involved with twin sisters. Betty Hutton appears in a dual role as the twin sisters with opposite personalities!
- “My Mama Thinks I’m A Star”
- “I Promise You”
- “Let’s Take the Long Way Home”
- “Here Come The Waves”
- “There’s a Fellow Waiting in Poughkeepsie”
- “Accentuate the Positive”