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In the sequel , however, the song was only heard in the teaser trailer for the film and not during the credits; instead, the song heard during the credits was " Unforgettable " performed by Sia.
Somewhere beyond the sea, Somewhere waitin' for me, My lover stands on golden sands And watches the ships that go sailing Somewhere beyond the sea, She's there watchin' for me. If I could fly like birds up high, Then straight to his her arms I'd go sailing It's far beyond the stars, It's near beyond the moon I know beyond a doubt My heart will lead me there soon We'll meet beyond the shore, We'll kiss just as before.
Wednesday 17 June Friday 19 June Saturday 20 June Sunday 21 June Monday 22 June Tuesday 23 June Wednesday 24 June Thursday 25 June Friday 26 June Saturday 27 June Sunday 28 June Monday 29 June Tuesday 30 June Wednesday 1 July Thursday 2 July Friday 3 July Saturday 4 July Sunday 5 July Monday 6 July Tuesday 7 July Wednesday 8 July Thursday 9 July Friday 10 July Saturday 11 July Sunday 12 July Monday 13 July Tuesday 14 July Wednesday 15 July Thursday 16 July Friday 17 July Saturday 18 July Sunday 19 July Monday 20 July Tuesday 21 July Wednesday 22 July Thursday 23 July Friday 24 July Saturday 25 July Sunday 26 July Monday 27 July Tuesday 28 July English lyrics, unrelated to the French lyrics, were later written by Jack Lawrence and entitled " Beyond the Sea ".
The English version has been recorded by many artists, including Benny Goodman ,  Mantovani ,  Roger Williams  and Gisele MacKenzie ,  but Bobby Darin 's version released in is the best known by many, reaching 6 on the Billboard Hot The song reached the top 40 twice prior to the Darin version Goodman's version in , Williams's in In it was recorded in Dutch a second time but with new lyrics by Herman Pieter de Boer rather than the lyrics.
It was performed as a jazz tune by Rob de Nijs. The latter recorded it with Michael Jary and his orchester in the same year. However Beckmann was unhappy with the first attempt and rewrote it.
The new version was first recorded by the German actress and singer Liselotte Malkowsky in and became rather popular in German speaking countries. The French original is featured prominently in a variety of films, including L. Story , in which it is played during the opening montage; French Kiss , in which it is sung by lead actor Kevin Kline  and Mr. Bean's Holiday , which uses a recording of Trenet himself in its final scene.
The song is sung in the French documentary film Blood of the BeastsCharles Trenet's "La Mer": lyrics & singing translation. Closer to French than Lawrence's "Beyond the Sea," sung by Bobby Darin & featured in Finding Nemo.