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Top Hat

In the quintessential Astaire and Rogers musical, an American dancer staying at a hotel in London falls in love with the guest staying in the room below. However, she gets her wires crossed, convinces herself that the dancer is already hitched and hotfoots it off to Venice. Classic numbers include Cheek to Cheek and Top Hat. This is Fred and Ginger's fourth pairing, but the first with a screenplay written specifically for them.

Release date:

1 hour, 35 minutes

Last on

Sat 11 Oct 2014 14:55

Credits

Role Contributor
Jerry TraversFred Astaire
Dale TremontGinger Rogers
Horace HarwickEdward Everett Horton
Madge HardwickHelen Broderick
AlbertoErik Rhodes
BatesEric Blore
Flower Shop ClerkLucille Ball
Flower Shop ClerkLeonard Mudie
DirectorMark Sandrich
ProducerPandro S Berman
WriterAllan Scott