About

In 1927 Hollywood, a silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.

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Directed by

Stanley Donen, Gene Kelly

Written by

Adolph Green (Screenplay)
Betty Comden (Screenplay)

Runtime

103 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

What a Glorious Feeling!

Cast

Keywords

musical fan film in film hollywood 1920s audience partner broadway chorus girl pearl necklace morning talkie diction coach flapper

Photos

Lists

#93 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#12 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#5 on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies – 10th Anniversary Edition AFI

#8 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role Jean Hagen

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture Lennie Hayton