1952 Certificate: u


Everybody will remember Gene Kelly's stunning all-weather moves for the title track downpour... but there was a positive deluge of pleasure to be had elsewhere. Taking as its background the transition from silents to talkies in 1920s Hollywood, Kelly played a popular silent matinee idol who gets a big break when sound comes around. Unfortunately, his leading lady isn't similarly blessed....


  • Gene Kelly

  • Stanley Donen


  • Debbie Reynolds

  • Gene Kelly

  • Donald O'Connor

  • Jean Hagen