Yankee Doodle Dandy is a 1942 American biographical musical film about George M. Cohan, known as "The Man Who Owned Broadway". It stars James Cagney, Joan Leslie, Walter Huston, and Richard Whorf, and features Irene Manning, George Tobias, Rosemary DeCamp, Jeanne Cagney, and Vera Lewis. Joan Leslie's singing voice was partially dubbed by Sally Sweetland. Wikipedia
Yankee Doodle Dandy is a member of the following lists: American films, English-language films, United States National Film Registry films, Warner Bros. films, Musical drama films, Biographical films, Films featuring a Best Actor Academy Award winning performance, Films based on actual events, Films directed by Michael Curtiz and Musical films based on actual events.
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George M. Cohan: It seems it always happens. Whenever we get too high-hat and too sophisticated for flag-waving, some thug nation decides we're a push-over all ready to be blackjacked. And it isn't long before we're looking up, mighty anxiously, to be sure the flag's still waving over us.