Archive for August 5th, 2017

SUMMER UNDER THE STARS: GENE KELLY
August 5, 2017

One of film’s greatest dancers has his day with 12 films, several of which will feature his athletic dancing style.

 

Mariah’s Picks

The Pirate (1948-9:30 am/8:30 am c)

I’m just here for the short shorts.


The Three Musketeers (1948-5:30 pm/4:30 pm c)

Gene is D’Artagnan in one of the most famous adaptations of Alexander Dumas’s classic.


Singin’ in the Rain (1952-8 pm/7 pm c)

This week’s TCM Essential and the final film special guest Tina Fey selected. ┬áDirector William Friedkin will take over starting next Saturday.


Cover Girl (1944-4 am/3 am c)

Kelly’s breakthrough role. ┬áThe movie where he dances with himself.