A Whale Of A Tale / And The Moon Grew Brighter...


Kirk Douglas with The Mellomen
Label:  DECCA Records
Catalog#:  1-286
Country:  United States
Format:  7" Standard Single
Speed:  45 RPM
Audio:  Mono
Year:  1955

Record Comments:  This single includes two songs sung by Kirk Douglas from two different films.  Although side two is from a non-Disney film, Man Without A Star,  both songs are licensed by Disney; side one by Wonderland Music (ASCAP) and side two by Walt Disney Music (ASCAP.)  

The catalog number for this record can be confusing, especially when found without the picture sleeve.  The 7" picture sleeve shows 1-289 on the upper right corner.  Record labels vary with Record No. 9-88185 for the standard issue, 9-29355 for a promo version and 88185 for the 10" version with K-148 on the 10" picture sleeve.

Matrix Number: 45 7944 2 3 / 45 7945 1 3

Subject Notes:  20,000 Leagues Under The Sea is a Disney live-action feature and premiered in theaters during December of 1954.  The running time is approximately 127 minutes.


   Record Contents: 


1. A Whale Of A Tale 2:12  
2. And The Moon Grew Brighter And Brighter 2:44  

Total Time:



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