I had never seen a feature length Fanny Brice film. I thoroughly enjoyed "Be Yourself" and it was fun to see Barbra Streisand's inspiration for "Funny Girl".
Be YourselfComic chanteuse Fannie Brice stars as a nightclub singer in love with a thick-witted boxer (Robert Armstrong) in this delightful musical from the dawn of the talkies. Highlighted by five musical numbers co-written by Billy Rose (including "When a Woman Loves a Man"), BE YOURSELF showcases the unique blend of sophisticated...Start your free trial to watch
Love Fanny...she has so much talent, singer, comedienne, and a very good actress!...She had a bit of subtlety that most early talkies actors didn't have. Bravo Fanny...I wish she had...
Great to enjoy the real Fanny Brice! "Cooking Breakfast for the One I Love" is a song that sticks in the memory- one of my favorites!