Yankee Doodle Dandy was one of The Film Daily Ten Best Pictures of 1943 and was nominated for the Best Picture Oscar. Director Michael Curtiz and editor George Amy were also nominated for Oscars; Walter Huston received a nomination for Best Supporting Actor; and Robert Buckner was nominated for Best Original Story.
Jul 4, 2014 · The song "Yankee Doodle Dandy" became popular among the British as well as the rebels. A doodle was a simpleton and the phrase "stuck a feather in his hat and called it macaroni" implied the backwoods bumpkins could put a feather in their coonskin hats and think they were as elegant as European in the latest Italian style -- the "macaroni."
Yankee Doodle went to town A-riding on a pony, Stuck a feather in his cap And called it macaroni. [Chorus] Yankee Doodle keep it up, Yankee Doodle dandy, Mind the music and the step, And with the girls be handy. Father and I went down to camp, Along with Captain Gooding, And there we saw the men and boys As thick as hasty pudding. [Chorus]
Yankee Doodle (Dandy) jbranstetter04 7.3K subscribers 4M views 14 years ago Various European countries claim the original of the tune we know as Yankee Doodle, and it was the British who...
Yankee Doodle came to town Riding on a pony; He stuck a feather in his cap And called it macaroni. Yankee Doodle, keep it up, Yankee Doodle dandy; Mind the music and the step, And with the girls be handy. So how was the song disparaging? In 1750s England, Yankee was a general term of contempt.
Yankee Doodle Dandy Lyrics by Bing Crosby from the Swingin' on a Star [Musketeer] album - including song video, artist biography, translations and more: I'm a Yankee Doodle Dandy A Yankee Doodle, do or die A real live nephew of my uncle Sam's Born on the Fourth of July…
Yankee Doodle Dandy (3,076) 7.6 2 h 5 min 1942 X-Ray 13+ James Cagney danced and sang his way to a well-deserved Oscar for his outstanding portrayal of vaudeville composer and performer George M. Cohan in this Oscar-nominated biography. Directors Michael Curtiz Starring James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston Genres