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Broadway Melody of 1940 (Classic Musicals Collection)

Jack Cummings

Broadway Melody of 1940 (Classic Musicals Collection)

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Published by Warner Home Video .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • BLACK & WHITE/CLOSED CAP,
  • DUBBED,
  • Running Time: 102m,
  • Musicals Non-Book

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11147738M
    ISBN 100790774798
    ISBN 109780790774794


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Broadway Melody of 1940 (Classic Musicals Collection) by Jack Cummings Download PDF EPUB FB2

After Broadway Melody ofall other tap dancing musicals, before or since, shrink to junior status. Only Eleanor Powell could make Fred Astaire sweat to keep up (don't worry Ginger, you win in the dramatic arts category)/5.

Directed by Norman Taurog. With Fred Astaire, Eleanor Powell, George Murphy, Frank Morgan. Johnny Brett and King Shaw are an unsuccessful dance team in New York.

A producer discovers Brett as the new partner for Clare Bennett, but Brett, who thinks he is one of the people they lent money to gives him the name of his partner/10(2K). The best movie remains Broadway Melody of with that grand dance finale.

The edition also hits the spot. Both movies feature the enchanting dance wonder Eleanor Powell. How lovely she looked. She also stars in the movie, completing the trilogy. And in this final Broadway Melody feature you get Fred Astaire as a bonus. Enjoy. The original movie was also remade in as Two Girls on Broadway.

Another Broadway Melody film was planned for (starring Gene Kelly and Eleanor Powell), but production was cancelled when Kelly was loaned to Columbia for Cover Girl (). Broadway Rhythm, a musical by MGM, was originally to have been titled Broadway Melody of Music by: (see article).

Broadway Melody of (DVD): A backstage yarn about two hoofers, Johnny Brett and King Shaw, who are an ambitious dance team working in a dance hall for little or nothing. A mistake in names shoots King instead of Johnny into the lead of a Broadway musical.

On opening night King is unable to perform due to intoxication, and Johnny is forced to perform to save his partner's. Broadway Melody of 1, likes 1 talking about this. Broadway Melody of is a MGM movie musical starring Fred Astaire, Eleanor Powell.

title details and video sharing options. now playing Broadway Melody Of () -- (Movie Clip) I've Got My Eyes On You. After the vocal piece of this not-too well-known Cole Porter song, Fred Astaire as hoofer "Johnny" in a famous number, secretly observed by just-friends Broadway star Clare (Eleanor Powell), in MGM's Broadway Melody Of Broadway Melody of () Photo Gallery.

30 photos. Add Image. 30 photos. Storyline. Johnny Brett and King Shaw are an unsuccessful dance team in New York. A producer discovers Brett as the new partner for Clare Bennett, but Brett, who thinks he is one of the people they lent money to gives him the name of his partner.

Broadway Melody of Original Film Soundtrack. LP, [Classic International Filmusicals C.I.F. (mono)] ( mins.) Opening Titles "Don't Monkey With Broadway" - George Murphy and Fred Astaire "I am the Captain (Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep)" - Eleanor Powell and Chorus (Not a Cole Porter composition) "Between You Broadway Melody of 1940 book Me.

50+ videos Play all Mix - Broadway Melody of - Trailer YouTube Betty Grable - Footlight Serenade () - "I Heard The Birdies Sing". Watch Broadway Melody Of - Film Gorillas on Dailymotion. Los precedentes de "Cantando bajo la lluvia": "La melodía de Broadway de.

Reviewed by Glenn Erickson. Quite the pleasant little musical, Broadway Melody of again showcases MGM's top tap star Eleanor Powell, teaming her with a newly-returned Fred Astaire. The plot is minimal, but the Cole Porter tunes are not - at the ending the whole movie seems to converge on its 'reason for being' - a magnificent dance duet to Porter's Begin the Beguine.

Audience Reviews for Broadway Melody of The through story is pure piffle but it doesn't matter whenever Fred or Eleanor dance which is a great deal of the time.5/5(3).

Just established as a struggling duo working for free at a Broadway dance hall, Shaw and Britt (George Murphy and Fred Astaire) with a plucky introductory number with a Cole Porter original, early in MGM's Broadway Melody Of  Broadway Melody of was released by MGM and featuring songs by Cole Porter, was the final Broadway Melody Film to be released.

Powell also starred in the Broadway Melody films of andhowever the movies are not sequels. The actress most people probably associate with Fred Astaire and his dancing is Ginger Rogers. "The Broadway Melody" was released in and won Best Picture at the 2nd Academy Awards ceremony. Director Harry Beaumont and Lead Actress 36%.

Broadway Melody of proves that a musical can be first-rate entertainment even with a script that is, to put it politely, "familiar." Ideally, of course, one wishes to have a story that is fresh, a screenplay that is literate and witty, and characters that surprise one with their : Warner Archives.

As a film, Broadway Melody of is forgetable but as a vehicle for the dancing combination of Eleanor Powell and Fred Astair, matchless. It helps to know that Powell was without a doubt, the finest female film dancer of her time, perhaps of all-time and that she matched the skills of the great Astair, so apparent in this film.

Broadway melody of 1 print (poster): color ; x 69 cm. | Motion picture poster for "Broadway Melody of " shows Fred Astaire and Eleanor Powell and a drawing of the pair dancing. Date: Broadway Melody Of - Official Trailer Aspiring dance team of Astaire and Murphy is separated professionally when, through a case of mistaken.

Broadway Melody ofDVD, Full Frame, Manufactured on Demand, Mono Sound, Musicals (Theatrical), Film. Soundtrack. MUSIC & WORDS: Cole Porter. ORCH: mostly Edward Powell. COND: Alfred Newman. CAST: Fred Astaire, Eleanor Powell, George Murphy, Douglas McPhail, the Music Maids.

(CD/Rhino RHM, with Rosalie. Incomplete: Classic International Filmusicals ; CD/Promo Sound(I)with Broadway Melody of Excerpts: Astaire, Murphy:. Watch Broadway Melody Of movie trailers, exclusive videos, interviews from the cast, movie clips and more at Broadway Melody of Long on its display of corking dance routines and numbers by Fred Astaire, Eleanor Powell and George Murphy, mounted.

Find trailers, reviews, synopsis, awards and cast information for Broadway Melody of () - Norman Taurog on AllMovie - MGM's third follow-up to its landmark Broadway…8/ The best movie remains Broadway Melody of with that grand dance finale.

The edition also hits the spot. Both movies feature the enchanting dance wonder Eleanor Powell. How lovely she looked.

She also stars in the movie, completing the trilogy. And in this final Broadway Melody feature you get Fred Astaire as a bonus. Enjoy!/5(). Broadway Melody of ★★½ The last entry in the melody series features the only screen teaming of Astaire and Powell. The flimsy plot is just an excuse for a potent series of Cole Porter musical numbers.

DI Concentrate on You; I've Got My Eye on You; Begin the Beguine; I am the Captain; Please Don't Monkey With Broadway; Between You and Me; Il Bacio. m/B VHS. You will be swept away. Beautiful dancing is mixed with light hearted comedy in MGM’s whirlwind film “Broadway Melody of ” Starring Fred Astaire and Eleanor Powell, “Broadway Melody of ” is the fourth and final entry in the Broadway melody series – the first of the series being released in Broadway Melody of is presented as a full-screen, black & white transfer.

The film is obviously quite old and has a healthy dose of dust specks and some minor scratches. The brightness of the image seems to flicker occasionally, too, although this is. Finale of Broadway Melody of (From "Broadway Melody of ") by The MGM Studio Orchestra.

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Co-starring in the fourth and final “Broadway Melody” entry (after, and - the last two co-starring Powell), the film benefited from the ultimate tap dance pairing, and the film's amazing musical numbers are buffered by an amiable story involving confusion, double-crossing, and a cheerful reunion at the end (because there's.

Download sheet music for Broadway Melody of Choose from Broadway Melody of sheet music for such popular songs as I Concentrate on You, I've Got My Eyes on You, and. Print instantly, or sync to our free PC, web and mobile apps.

Directed by Roy Del Ruth. With Robert Taylor, Eleanor Powell, George Murphy, Binnie Barnes. Steve Raleight wants to produce a show on Broadway.

He finds a backer, Herman Whipple and a leading lady, Sally Lee. But Caroline Whipple forces Steve to use a known star, not a newcomer.

Sally purchases a horse, she used to train when her parents had a farm before /10(1K). The Broadway Melody was MGM's first all-talking picture.

Studio chief Louis B. Mayer had initially dismissed sound films as a fad, but when a tedious semi-documentary, White Shadows in the South Seas, was turned into a box-office bonanza simply by adding a few post-production sound effects, Mayer became committed to the new format and ordered /5(2).

Find GIFs with the latest and newest hashtags. Search, discover and share your favorite The Broadway Melody Of GIFs. The best GIFs are on GIPHY. Print and download I've Got My Eyes on You sheet music from Broadway Melody of Sheet music arranged for Piano/Vocal/Guitar in Eb Major (transposable).

SKU: MNInstruments: Voice, range: Bb3-F5, Piano, Guitar. In "Broadway Melody of " she even pulled out the tricks Fred could not do. The tap routines between Fred and Eleanor are among the finest dance sequences ever. Unfortunately, the story is dumb. The best Fred/Ginger outings had stupid plots (count the nonsensical turns in "Top Hat"), but they were fun.

"Broadway Melody" has a typically /5(). Other articles where Broadway Melody of is discussed: Eleanor Powell: (), Rosalie (), Honolulu (), Broadway Melody of (), and Lady Be Good (), Powell exhibited an assertive, athletic style of tap dancing that was unique among female dancers of the era.

As Fred Astaire observed, “She ‘put ’em down’ like a man, no ricky-ticky-sissy stuff with Ellie. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Broadway Melody of Fred Astaire competes for a spot in the big time, as well as a spot in Eleanor Powell's heart.

When a mix up occurs, Fred's partner recieves the chance to dance with Powell, even though Fred was the destined star.

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Also sign me up for FanMail to get updates on all things movies: tickets, special. Get this from a library! Broadway melody of (): continuity script. [John McGowan; Dore Schary; Leon Gordon; George Seligman Oppenheimer; Cole Porter]. Broadway Melody of -think their choice to stay in school when they meet the manager of Artie Shaw’s band and try to woo her as a way to book the gig.

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