G | | Comedy, Musical, Romance
A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.
Howard Keel was the original choice to play Don Lockwood; however, he was replaced by Gene Kelly as the screenwriters evolved the character from a "Western actor" background to a "song-and-dance vaudeville" background.
This is Dora Bailey, ladies and gentlemen, talking to you from the front of the Chinese Theater in Hollywood. What a night, ladies and gentlemen, what a night! Every star in Hollywood's heaven is here to make Monumental Pictures' premiere of "The ...
Cosmo's violin bow breaks and the hairs can be seen flapping about, yet when they finish the piece the bow is fixed.