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Sing, Bing, Sing

15m

Up Next in Jazz Shorts 1929–1939

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    Directed by Mack Sennett • 1931 • United States
    Starring Bing Crosby, Arthur Stone, Luis Alberni

    A young Bing Crosby croons “I Surrender Dear,” “Out of Nowhere,” and “At Your Command” in this light romantic farce directed by screen-comedy legend Mack Sennett.

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    Directed by Leslie M. Roush • 1939 • United States
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