The Old Calliope [song lyrics]

Song lyrics to The Old Calliope, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston. Performed by Dean Martin (and Jerry Lewis) in Sailor Beware
Song lyrics to The Old Calliope, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston. Performed by Dean Martin (and Jerry Lewis) in Sailor Beware So everyone knows: there’s a contention on the proper pronunciation of “calliope”. I’ve heard circus people (and other performers) say “cal-ee-OPE”, while other people...
Continue reading

The Forest Rangers

The Forest Rangers (1942) starring Fred MacMurray, Paulette Goddard, Susan Hayward
The Forest Rangers (1942) starring Fred MacMurray, Paulette Goddard, Susan Hayward In The Forest Rangers, Fred MacMurray fights arson, forest fires, and a romantic triangle with Paulette Goddard and Susan Hayward!
Continue reading

Jingle Jangle Jingle [song lyrics]

Song lyrics to Jingle Jangle Jingle, written by Joseph J. Lilley and Frank Loesser
Song lyrics to Jingle Jangle Jingle, written by Joseph J. Lilley and Frank Loesser The song Jingle Jangle Jingle was featured in the film The Forest Rangers. The most commercially successful recording was by Kay Kyser, whose version reached no. 1 in the Billboard charts in July 1942....
Continue reading

From Beyond the Grave

From Beyond the Grave (1974), an Amicus Productions horror anthology
From Beyond the Grave (1974), an Amicus Productions horror anthology From Beyond the Grave is an anthology of four horror stories from Amicus. The thread connecting the four is an antiques dealer, played by Peter Cushing, who sells something in each of the stories.
Continue reading

The Twilight Zone season 5

In Praise of Pip - an excellent performance by Jack Klugman - The Twilight Zone season 5
In The Twilight Zone season 5 of this television anthology series, the sci-fi happenings get creepier in episodes that feature a man terrified of a gargoyle-like figure on an airplane wing, a violent talking doll, an experimental youth serum and more.
Continue reading

Today Tomorrow Forever [song lyrics]

Song lyrics to Today Tomorrow Forever, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston, performed by Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, and cast in Sailor Beware
Song lyrics to Today Tomorrow Forever, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston, performed by Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, and cast in Sailor Beware Editor’s note: In Sailor Beware, Dean Martin is singing Today Tomorrow Forever as an audition on a radio show. His pal Jerry Lewis...
Continue reading

The Twilight Zone season 4

The Twilight Zone season 4
The Twilight Zone season 4 is different, in that it switches to an hour-long format. It also boast some of the best episodes of the entire series. Most notably, Printer’s Devil with Burgess Meredith. Other outstanding episodes include he Thirty-Fathom Grave, The Date Ship, On Thursday We Leave...
Continue reading

Sailor’s Polka [song lyrics, Dean Martin]

Song lyrics to Sailor's Polka, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston, sung by Dean Martin in Sailor Beware
Song lyrics to Sailor’s Polka, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston, sung by Dean Martin in Sailor Beware Come on and play the sailors’ polkaMake way for Navy blueOh how the girls love to polkaWith a sailor who’s tried and trueWhere there is music and there’s moonlightThe Navy knows...
Continue reading

It’s a Big Wide Wonderful World [song lyrics]

Song lyrics to It's a Big Wide Wonderful World, Written by John Rox, Performed by Dean Martin in 3 Ring Circus
Song lyrics to It’s a Big Wide Wonderful World, Written by John Rox, Performed by Dean Martin in 3 Ring Circus It’s a big wide wonderful world you live in.When you’re in love you’re a masterOf all your survey, you’re a gay Santa Claus.There’s a brave new star-spangled...
Continue reading

I Hate Dogs and Cats [song lyrics]

Song lyrics to I Hate Dogs and Cats, Music and Lyrics by Steve Allen, Performed by Sherman Hemsley in Alice in Wonderland 1985
Song lyrics to I Hate Dogs and Cats, Music and Lyrics by Steve Allen, Performed by Sherman Hemsley in Alice in Wonderland 1985 I hate dogs and I hate cats,I’m also not too fond of bats,I’m a helpless little fellowConsequently … rather yellow.
Continue reading