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The Babbitt And The Bromide

The Babbitt And The Bromide song lyrics - by George Gershwin / Ira Gershwin, performed in Ziegfeld Follies by Gene Kelly & Fred Astaire
The Babbitt And The Bromide song lyrics – by George Gershwin / Ira Gershwin, performed in Ziegfeld Follies by Gene Kelly & Fred Astaire A babbitt met a bromide on the avenue one day, And held a conversation in their own peculiar way; They both were solid citizens, they both...
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Ballin’ the Jack

Ballin' the Jack lyrics, music by Chris Smith, lyrics by Jim Burris, performed by Gene Kelly and Judy Garland in For Me and My Gal
Ballin’ the Jack lyrics, music by Chris Smith, lyrics by Jim Burris, performed by Gene Kelly and Judy Garland in For Me and My Gal, by Dean Martin and Polly Bergen in That’s My Boy From coast to coast, from Canada to Mexico They’re doing a new dance, the...
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For Me and My Gal lyrics

For Me and My Gal lyrics - music by George W. Meyer , lyrics by Edgar Leslie and E. Ray Goetz, performed by Judy Garland and Gene Kelly in the musical, For Me and My Gal
For Me and My Gal lyrics – music by George W. Meyer , lyrics by Edgar Leslie and E. Ray Goetz, performed by Judy Garland and Gene Kelly in the musical, For Me and My Gal The bells are ringing for me and my gal The birds are singing...
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For Me and My Gal

For Me and My Gal (1942), starring Gene Kelly, Judy Garland, George Murphy
For Me and My Gal (1942), starring Gene Kelly, Judy Garland, George Murphy For Me and My Gal is a good many things — an ode to vaudeville, with some excellent song and dance routines, a “boy meets girl” movie, the film debut of Gene Kelly, a patriotic...
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What a Way to Go

What a Way to Go starring Shirley MacLaine, Dick Van Dyke, Paul Newman, Robert Mitchum, Gene Kelly, Dean Martin, Bob Cummings
What a Way to Go starring Shirley MacLaine, Dick Van Dyke, Paul Newman, Robert Mitchum, Gene Kelly, Dean Martin, Bob Cummings Synopsis of What a Way to Go  What a Way to Go is a black comedy.  It opens with Louisa Foster donating a multimillion dollar check to...
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Ziegfeld Follies

Ziegfeld Follies (1945) starring William Powell, Red Skelton, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly,  Lucille Ball,  Lena Horne, Kathryn Grayson and many more
Ziegfeld Follies (1945) starring William Powell, Red Skelton, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly,  Lucille Ball,  Lena Horne, Kathryn Grayson and many more  Ziegfeld Follies is an attempt at recreating the spectacle of Flo Ziegfeld’s famous Broadway shows – and so the film is a series of unrelated musical...
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Anchors Aweigh

Editorial review of Anchors Aweigh (1945) courtesy of Amazon.com Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra teamed up for their first of three musical comedies in this frothy confection of sailors on leave in Hollywood, with gawky, shy young Sinatra tagging along with his worldly buddy Kelly, who promises to...
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Fit as a Fiddle

Song lyrics for Fit as a Fiddle (and ready for love), made famous in the MGM musical Singing in the Rain - by Donald O'Connor and Gene Kelly
Song lyrics for Fit as a Fiddle (and ready for love), made famous in the MGM musical Singing in the Rain, sung by Gene Kelly and Donald O’Connor
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