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Can you please tell me about the famous moon river song from the movie 'Breakfast at Tiffany's ?

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Asked by RukhsanaSiddiqui, 02 Dec '11 08:03 pm
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Henry Mancini wrote "Moon River" specifically for Audrey Hepburn, trying to evoke Holly's yearning for innocence and simplicity under her sophistication. He said, "It was one of the hardest melodies I ever had to write because I couldn't figure out what this lady would sing. Would it be a pop tune, a folk song, a blues? It took me almost a month to get it. Though the song went on to be a big hit for Andy Williams, and has had over 1000 recordings over the years, no one ever performed it with more honesty, feeling or understanding than Audrey did in the movie." The song was almost cut after a preview before the studio brass, the new President of Paramount (showing off, no doubt) announced, "Well, I can tell you one thing, we can get rid of that song." Audrey, uncharacteristically assertive, jumped out of her chair, "Over my dead body!" The song stayed. (Harris). Johnny Mercer wrote the lyrics. But, will someone please tell me, what is a "huckleberry friend"? Tiffany's took out an ad aft ...more
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 02 Dec '11 08:04 pm

 
  
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Ye kaun sa song hai?
Answered by ambuj kumar, 02 Dec '11 08:08 pm

 
  
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An interesting BA
Answered by anil garg, 11 Dec '11 09:53 pm

 
  
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