The Fabulous DorseysDownloadable Video - 1947
Based on the lives of big-band stars Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey, this biographical chronicle begins with their childhood in an industrial Pennsylvania town. Encouraged in their musical talents by their father, the Dorsey brothers' sibling rivalry proves to be a stumbling block until the their father's death gives them the momentum they need to rise to fame, and they are eventually considered to be among the best bandleaders of the swing era. Appearances by Charlie Barnet, Art Tatum, and Bob Eberly jazz up the musical numbers, featuring such songs as "Green Eyes, " "Everybody's Doin' It", "Marie, " and "I'll Never Say Never Again."
Publisher: [United States] : AmpopFilms : Made available through hoopla, 1947.
Branch Call Number: eVideo hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 88 min.)) : sd., col.
Alternative Title: hoopla digital.