Not Rated | | Drama, Musical, Romance
Three friends struggle to find work in Paris. Things become more complicated when two of them fall in love with the same woman.
The young American tourist who is accused by Gene Kelly of "blocking the sun" when she looks at his paintings is played by Noelle Neill, who would later achieve immortality playing Clark Kent's colleague ( and The Man of Steel's girlfriend) Lois Lane in the 1950s TV series Superman.
This is Paris, and I'm an American who lives here. My name is Jerry Mulligan, and I'm an ex G.I. In 1945 when the army told me to find my own job, I stayed on. And I'll tell you why: I'm a painter, and all my life that's all I've ever wanted to do.
In the café before "'S Wonderful", the level in Henri Baurel's sherry glass fluctuates wildly between shots. Also, Adam Cook knocks over his brandy glass and it falls under the table; then it reappears, then disappears.
And Presenting The American In Paris Ballet
In 1995 a restored version was prepared for release on video/laserdisc, with the 18-minute ending ballet soundtrack reprocessed in stereo.
English, French, German