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The Band Wagon

The Band Wagon(1953)

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Brief Synopsis

A Broadway artiste turns a faded film star's comeback vehicle into an artsy flop.

Cast & Crew

Fred Astaire Tony Hunter
Cyd Charisse Gabrielle Gerard
Oscar Levant Lester Marton
Nanette Fabray Lily Marton
Jack Buchanan Jeffrey Cordova
James Mitchell Paul Byrd
Robert Gist Hal Benton
Thurston Hall Col. Tripp
Ava Gardner Herself
Leroy Daniels Shoe shine boy
Dee Turnell Girl in troupe

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 9 Jul 1953
Release Date:  1953 Production Date:  AFI Library; EB; Paige
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Loew's Inc.
Sound:  Mono )Western Electric Sound System) Production Co:  Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Duration(mins):  111-12 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  10,074    
Duration(reels):  13    

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  • The Band Wagon

    Albert 2018-01-20

    The best musical ever. I can watch it once a month. Anyone who pans this movie obviously doesn't like musicals, how can you not like Fred Astaire and... MORE>

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    kevin sellers 2017-02-03

    Fairly good musical. I mean, it's no "Singin In The Rain" or "Meet Me In St. Louis," but neither is it "Thoroughly Modern... MORE>

  • The Band Wagon

    Michael Whitty 2016-11-30

    A slick and colorful musical as Fred Astaire and Cyd Charisse light up the screen with impressive dance numbers. British star Jack Buchanen has some fun... MORE>