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Frank Sinatra

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Memorable Quotations:

  • "Wouldn't it be wonderful to be married to a girl who played baseball?" --as Dennis Ryan in TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALL GAME (1949).
  • "You're the prettiest cab driver I've ever seen." --as Chip in ON THE TOWN (1949).
  • "Only my friends can call me a little wop! " --as Angelo Maggio in FROM HERE TO ETERNITY (1953).
  • "I'd ask you to join us, Joe, but I don't want you." --as Charlie Reader in THE TENDER TRAP (1955).
  • "Miss Gillis, through the years I've found that sitting across from an attractive girl is not only pleasant, it's good for my digestion." --as Charlie Reader in THE TENDER TRAP (1955).
  • "You know, I've been meaning to tell you something for days.  You are the softest girl." --as Charlie Reader in THE TENDER TRAP (1955).
  • "Some words take on a different meaning in the dark." --as Charlie Reader in THE TENDER TRAP (1955).
  • "I'm blind and I'm stupid." --as Charlie Reader in THE TENDER TRAP (1955).

Music Clips:

  • Click here "I Begged Her" (clip) from ANCHORS AWEIGH (1945) sung with Gene Kelly (a .MP3 file courtesy Rhino Records).
  • Click here "I Fall in Love Too Easily" (clip) from ANCHORS AWEIGH (1945) (a .MP3 file courtesy Rhino Records).
  • Click here"Title Song" (clip) from THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN (1954) (a .MP3 file courtesy Capital Records).
  • Click here"Title Song" (clip) from YOUNG AT HEART (1954) (a .MP3 file).
  • Click here"Love is the Tender Trap" (clip) from THE TENDER TRAP (1955) (a .MP3 file courtesy Capital Records).
  • Click here"All the Way" (clip) from THE JOKER IS WILD (1957) (a .MP3 file courtesy Capital Records).
  • Click here"High Hopes" (clip) from A HOLE IN THE HEAD (1959) (a .MP3 file courtesy Capital Records).

Video Clips:

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Further Reading:

  • Sinatra, an annotated bibliography, 1939-1998 by Leonard Mustazza (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1999).
  • Frank Sinatra and popular culture: essays on an American icon edited by Leonard Mustazza (Westport, CT: Praeger, 1998).
  • The films of Frank Sinatra by Gene Ringgold and Clifford McCarty (New York, NY: Carol Pub. Group, c1989).
  • Lovers: great romances of our time through the eyes of legendary writers by John Miller and Aaron Kenedi (Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1999).

More Blue-Eyed Links:

Fan Club:

  • The Sinatra Society of America
    c/o Charles Pignone
    P.O. Box 269
    Newtonville, NY 12128

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