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Easter Parade
- Fred Astaire

Overview - An Irving Berlin spectacular in which Astaire plays the part of a dance man whose partner abandons the act. Fortunately, his new partner turns out to be Garland. This is the only picture in which the two superstars worked together. Academy Awards: Best Scoring of a Musical Picture.  Read more...

 
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Overview

An Irving Berlin spectacular in which Astaire plays the part of a dance man whose partner abandons the act. Fortunately, his new partner turns out to be Garland. This is the only picture in which the two superstars worked together. Academy Awards: Best Scoring of a Musical Picture.

Awards:
1948 - Academy Awards - Best Adapted or Musical Song/Score Winner

Cast List

Arthur Freed - Producer of musicals/Lyricist
Arthur Grossman - Producer of musicals/Lyricist
Cedric Gibbons - Art Director/In USA
Charles Walters - Director/Choreographer
Clinton Sundberg - American Character Actor
Sidney Sheldon - Screenwriter, novelist, THE BACHELOR AND THE BOBBY-SOXER
Ann Miller - American Actress/Dancer
Lucille Ann Collier - American Actress/Dancer
Richard Beavers
Jules Munshin - American Comic Actor
Jeni Le Gon
Johnny Green - American Composer/D. 1989
John Green - American Composer/D. 1989
Albert Akst
Fred Astaire - American actor/dancer, BROADWAY MELODY OF 1940
Frederick Austerlitz - American actor/dancer, BROADWAY MELODY OF 1940
Albert Hackett
Peter Lawford - British Actor/In USA
Jack Martin Smith - Art Director
Richard Simmons - Actor - "The Man with the Steel Whip"
Judy Garland - American actress/singer, THE WIZARD OF OZ (1939)
Frances Gumm - American actress/singer, THE WIZARD OF OZ (1939)
Frances Goodrich
Guy Bolton
Jimmie Bates
Harry Stradling - Director Of Photography
Harry Stradling Sr. - Director Of Photography

 
Details
    DVD Format
  • Format: DVD
  • Run Time: 107
  • Color Format: Color
  • UPC: 883929172993
  • Genre: Feature Film-Romance
  • Rating: Not Rated
  • Release Date: February 2011

Related Categories:
Movies > Musical & Performing Arts
Movies > Musicals

Related Keywords:
Classic
Romance
Easter
Recommended
Theatrical Release

 
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Notes:
Gene Kelly was originally set to star in the film. But he broke his ankle playing ball in his backyard, with family and friends just before the film went into production, so Astaire stepped into the role. Color by Technicolor.

Reviews:
"[T]here are some justifiably famed musical gems..." - 03/25/2005 USA Today, p.4E


4 stars out of 5 -- "[With] Astaire's evergreen feet and Garland's worldly-wise voice...[and] rare pleasures to treasure." - 05/01/2013 Total Film

 
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