Yankee Doodle Dandy
Director: | Genre: Biography, Drama, Musical
Released: 1942 | Runtime: 126 min
The life of the renowned musical composer, playwright, actor, dancer, and singer George M. Cohan.
Yankee Doodle Dandy Quotes
[a group of soldiers in marching off to fight in World War II, singing Cohan's World War I song, "Over There"]
Sergeant on parade: What's the matter, old timer? Don't you remember this song?
George M. Cohan: Seems to me I do.
Sergeant on parade: Well, I don't hear anything. [Cohan starts singing along, with tears coming into his eyes]
George M. Cohan: My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.
George M. Cohan: My mother thanks you, my father thanks you, my sister thanks you, and I thank you.