The Fabulous Dorseys DVD
The Fabulous DorseysDVD
Beloved jazz musicians Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey, a.k.a. "Mr. Trombone" and "Mr. Sax," play themselves in the brassy biopic "The Fabulous Dorseys" (1947). This fictionalized account of the brothers' rise to stardom in the big-band era features the Jimmy Dorsey tune "Contrasts" as well as such songs as "Marie," "I'll Never Smile Again" and "I'm Getting Sentimental Over You." Other jazz greats including Art Tatum, Charlie Barnet and Paul Whiteman also sit in.