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Musical Monday: Les Girls (1957)

Comet Over Hollywood Posted by on Sep 9, 2019

It’s no secret that the Hollywood Comet loves musicals. In 2010, I revealed I had seen 400 movie musicals over the course of eight years. Now that number is over 600. To celebrate and share this musical love, here is my weekly feature about musicals. This week’s musical: Les Girls – Musical #80 read more

Les Girls (1957)

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Jul 18, 2018

Classic Hollywood musicals usually have a very common framework that they rarely seem to deviate from. There’s almost an accepted unwritten rule that they will function like so. Typically, there is an overarching story being told and yet the narrative is conveniently broken up by song and read more

On Blu-ray: Les Girls (1957)

Classic Movies Posted by KC on Jun 6, 2018

Les Girls (1957) was Gene Kelly’s last contracted MGM musical. It’s a curious film, modern in some respects, old-fashioned in others. In this Rashomon-like story of a successful dancer, and his various entanglements with the trio of women who form his troop, elation and tedium rest side- read more

Forgotten Classic: Les Girls (1957)

Love Letters to Old Hollywood Posted by Michaela on Mar 16, 2015

Les Girls is such a unique musical, I’m surprised there isn’t more out there about it. For Gene Kelly, it was his last starring musical for MGM and it was his only teaming with the wonderful director George Cukor. Cole Porter’s last film score increases its pedigree, as well as the read more

Orry-Kelly: Les Girls (1957)

Pretty Clever Films Posted by Christina Stewart on Aug 14, 2013

They’re the most vivacious…vexacious…flirtatious personalities in gay Paree! shouts the films tagline and it’s no exaggeration. Kay Kendall, Mitzi Gaynor, and Taina Elg are Les Girls in this delightfully dark musical comedy about truth. “What is Truth?” the film keeps asking, read more

Les Girls (1957)

Out of the Past - A Classic Film Blog Posted by Google profile on Mar 17, 2010

About MeBlogger, Out of the Past - A Classic Film Blog and more. Please add my Google profile to your circles. The year is 1957. Major movie studios are feeling pressure to get people back into the theaters and away from their television sets. Cinemas were losing business and subsequently closing read more

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