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Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

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Theme name: Break the News to Mother
Composer: Charles K. Harris
Start time: 0:18:44
End time: 0:18:47
Total duration: 0:00:03
Page #: NIS
Measure #: NIS
Scene: not in score
Key: Eb
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 108
Solo Instrument: male voice

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Description: Teddy briefly sings the tune "Break the News to Mother" (a Panama Canal era war song) using the words "Tell the news to mother"
On-screen: Teddy sings

advance plot | aunt | brother | cheerful | crazy person | familiar tune | groom | leading lady | leading man | on-screen music | room | singing | source music | war song