Songs from Movies

Stars and Stripes Forever (1952)

Marine bandmaster John Philip Sousa (Clifton Webb) becomes famous for his marches and inspires the sousaphone.

The movie Stars and Stripes Forever, released in 1952, features 25 songs from artists like Debra Paget at the Sousa home, Debra Paget outside of rehearsal, a chorus during the Central Park scene and a quartet, chorus and Debra Paget. What is your favorite song from Stars and Stripes Forever?


Songs from Stars and Stripes Forever

Sobre las Olas (Over the Waves)
The Washington Post
A Hot Time in the Old Town
The Stars and Stripes Forever
Turkey in the Straw
Semper Fidelis
The Battle Hymn of the Republic
Pop Goes the Weasel
A Vision of Salome
Light Cavalry Overture
Hail to the Chief
The Sidewalks of New York
(I Wish I Was in) Dixie's Land
The Thunderer
My Love Is a Weeping Willow
Oh, Why Should the Spirit of Mortal Be Proud?
Father's Got 'em!
Debra Paget at the Sousa home
Presidential Polonaise
Caro nome
Debra Paget outside of rehearsal
Sweet Marie
a chorus during the Central Park scene
Mein Lebenslauf ist Lieb' und Lust, Op. 263 (My Character Is Love and Joy)
When It's Springtime in New York
a quartet, chorus and Debra Paget
The Bowery
Debra Paget and chorus during the "Springtime in New York" number
I'm Afraid
Debra Paget and chorus
El Capitan
a band and chorus backstage when Jenny reads Willie's letter

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