Hit Parade of 1943 (1943): Oscar Nominated Musical Revue, Starring Susan Hayward and Young Dorothy Dandridge

The thin plot of this musical revue, directed by Albert S. Rogell, centers on a songwriter accused of plagiarism.

The cast includes John Carroll, Susan Hayward, Gail Patrick, Eve Arden, and the young Dorothy Dandridge.

Oscar Nominations: 2

Song: Change of Heart, music by Jule Styne, lyrics by Harold Adamson

Scoring of Musical: Walter Scharf

 

Oscar Context

The Song Oscar went to Harry Warren and Mack Gordon’s “You”ll Never Know,” from hello Frisco, Hello

Ray Heindorf won the Scoring Oscar for This Is the Army.