Retro Film: Easter Parade
Monday, April 24 / 7pm
All about the film:
- a 1948 American musical starring Judy Garland, Fred Astaire and Peter Lawford, featuring music by Irving Berlin.
- Won the 1948 Academy Award for Best Original Music Score.
- Feature film debut of dancer Ann Miller who went on to star in movie musicals, Broadway theatre, the Love Boat and television. Her final role was Coco in David Lynch’s Mulholland Drive.
- Judy Garland was born Frances Ethel Gumm on June 10, 1922.
- Fred Astaire was born Frederick Austerlitz on May 10, 1899.
- Peter Lawford was a member of the “Rat Pack” and brother-in-law to JFK.
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1 Hour & 48 Minutes