[78-L] the Road less traveled
dlennick at sympatico.ca
Sun Aug 4 09:18:34 PDT 2013
There IS a soundtrack version, but not issued for sale..an abbreviated version
of the song is on the 16-inch "Air Trailer" transcription issued to radio
stations. As well, Paramount often sent 78s of songs from current pictures out
for promotional purposes. I don't know if Road to Morocco might have been one
On 8/4/2013 12:08 PM, Harold Aherne wrote:
> ROAD TO MOROCCO was filmed from 25 Feb. to 23 Apr. 1942 (per the AFI catalogue), so the Decca recording was indeed made after the movie was finished.
> A lot of Paramounts from the 1940s were in production many months before they were actually released--e.g. LADY IN THE DARK, shot from December 1942-March 1943, not released until February 1944; BLUE SKIES, filmed from July-September 1945, not released until October 1946, etc. and so forth.
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