The very embodiment of the word “performer,” actor, director, dancer, choreographer and technological innovator Gene Kelly revolutionized the look of dance on film while starring in some of the most beloved Hollywood musicals of all time. On the occasion of the Kelly centenary, the Film Society is proud to present a 23-film salute that encompasses Kelly’s best-known classics as well as rarely screened gems showcasing his work as a director and dramatic actor. Due to a studio-imposed moratorium, we regret that we are unable to include Singin’ in the Rain in this series. Series programmed by Richard Peña and Scott Foundas.
See any two films in this series and save when you create your own double feature! To sweeten the deal, buying a double feature package will automatically enter you for a chance to win an advanced copy of Warner Home Video's new Blu-ray edition of Singin' in the Rain:
“On July 17, the musical treasure Singin’ in the Rain ends an 18-month moratorium to celebrate its 60th anniversary in harmonious high style with the debut of a new glorious Blu-ray edition, plus a three-disc Ultimate Collector’s Edition Blu-ray & DVD Pack from Warner Home Video. AFI’s '#1 Movie Musical' is now offered in fabulous Blu-ray, ready for new generations of fans to enjoy.”