Put to the test : SOUND Experience

Singin'in the rain

Gene Kelly

1952
United States
1h43
Fiction
Col.
English with french subtitles

A spoof of the turmoil that afflicted the movie industry in the late 1920s when movies went from silent to sound. When two silent movie stars', Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont, latest movie is made into a musical a chorus girl is brought in to dub Lina's speaking and singing. Don is on top of the world until Lina finds out.

Cast
Gene Kelly, Donald O’Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen
Screenplay
Bethy Comden, Adolph Green
Photography
Harold Rosson
Sound
Douglas Shearer
Music
Lennie Hayton, Nacio Herb Brown, Roger Edens
Art direction
Edwin B. Willis, Jacques Mapes
Editing
Adrienne Fazan
Production
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

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