Yesterday I watched "High Society" again and I still don't like it despite some great numbers, the presence of Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra and Celeste Holm (one of my all-time favourite actresses). To quote a rather silly joke from the film: the plot and its much-trumpeted message stink.
However, here is an absolutely wonderful number. Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra abandon all pretence of being other characters and are just themselves in a number that, astonishingly enough, was not written for them but was recycled from a much older Cole Porter show, "DuBarry was a Lady". Well, did you evah?
And the basis for this claim is…?
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