Hello Frisco, Hello (1943): WWII Musical, Starring John Payne and Alice Faye

Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone during WWII, Hello Frisco, Hello is an Oscar winning romantic musical, starring John Payne as Barbary Coast saloon keeper John Payne and Alice Faye rising star singer.

Faye sings a number of songs, including the popular Oscar-winning tune, “You’ll Never Know.”

Oscar Nominations: 2

Song: You’ll Never Know, music by Harry Warren, lyrics by Mack Gordon

Cinematography (Color): Charles G, Clarke and Allen Davey

Oscar Awards: 1


Oscar Context:

The winners of the Cinematography Oscar were Hal Mohr and W. Howard Greene for The Phantom of the Opera.