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Gene Kelly
   directed   
Singin In the Rain (1952)
With Stanley Donen
Xanadu (1980)
   starred   
Olivia Newton-John, Gene Kelly and Michael Beck
Director: Robert Greenwald -- James Sloyan, Dimitra Arliss & Katie Hanley
Inherit the Wind (1960)
   starred   
Spencer Tracy, Fredric March and Gene Kelly
Director: Stanley Kramer. Also starred Dick York, Donna Anderson & Harry Morgan. Plot: Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.
Gene Kelly
   was considered for the role of   
Don Hewes in Easter Parade (1948)
Fred Astaire got the part
Gene Kelly
   was considered for the role of   
Sky Masterson in Guys and Dolls (1955)
Marlon Brando got the part
Anchors Aweigh (1945)
   starred   
Frank Sinatra, Kathryn Grayson and Gene Kelly
Director: George Sidbey. Also starred José Iturbi, Dean Stockwell & Pamela Britton. Plot: Two sailors, one naive, the other experienced in the ways of the world, on liberty in Los Angeles, is the setting for this movie musical...
Singin' in the Rain
   was released by   
Gene Kelly
1952 - inducted in 1999
Gene Kelly
   is a character in the song   
"Vogue"
Madonna
Viva Knieval! (1977)
   starred   
Evel Knievel, Gene Kelly and Lauren Hutton
Director: Gordon Douglas. Also starred Red Buttons, Leslie Nielsen & Cameron Mitchell. Plot: As the legendary stuntman travels to Mexico to prepare for one of his greatest stunts yet, he takes time out of his schedule to meet his fans...
For Me and My Gal (1942)
   also starred   
George Murphy and Gene Kelly
This was the first film in which Judy Garland had her name billed before the title, which showed her growing importance and stature at MGM.
Summer Stock (1950)
   also starred   
Gene Kelly and Eddie Bracken
Judy Garland is said to have been at the height of her drug addiction throughout filming, resulting in her weight changes, mood-swings, and unexplained illnesses. It was due to this behaviour that MGM fired her after filming completed.
The Pirate (1948)
   also starred   
Gene Kelly and Walter Slezak
Judy Garland missed 99 of the 135 shooting days due to illness. The film was a major financial bust upon release, eventually losing $2 million for MGM.
For Me and My Gal
   was released by   
Judy Garland and Gene Kelly
From 1942 film of the same name - inducted in 2010
Gene Kelly
   was an   
Actor
1912-1996
Gene Kelly
   was a   
Dancer
1912-1996
Gene Kelly
   was a   
Film Director
1912-1996. Notably co-directing Singin' In the Rain and On the Town.
On the Town (1949)
   starred   
Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra and Betty Garrett
Director: Stanley Donen & Gene Kelly. Also starred Ann Miller, Jules Munshin & Vera-Ellen. Plot: Three sailors on a day of shore leave in New York City look for fun and romance before their twenty-four hours are up.
Singin' in the Rain (1952)
   starred   
Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds
Director: Stanley Donen & Gene Kelly. Also starred Jean Hagen, Millard Mitchell & Cyd Charisse. Plot: A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.
An American in Paris (1951)
   starred   
Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guétary and Nina Foch
Director: Vincente Minnelli
Brigadoon (1954)
   starred   
Gene Kelly, Van Johnson and Cyd Charisse
Director: Vincente Minnelli. Also starred Elaine Stewart, Barry Jones & Hugh Laing. Plot: Two Americans on a hunting trip in Scotland become lost. They encounter a small village, not on the map, called Brigadoon, in which people harbor a mysterious secret, and behave as if they were still living two hundred years in the past.
Singin' in the Rain (1952)
   starred   
Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds
IMDB: 8.4/10. Directors: Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly. Nominated for 2 Oscars. Golden Globe for Best Motion Picture Actor Musical/Comedy. National Film Preservation Board Award.






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