Easter Parade (1948) was a Musical - Romance Film directed by Charles Walters and produced by Arthur Freed and Roger Edens.
Academy Awards 1948 --- Ceremony Number 21 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Music - Scoring||Johnny Green, Roger Edens||Won|
1001 Classic Movies: Easter ParadeBy Amanda Garrett on Apr 10, 2017 From Old Hollywood Films
Easter Parade (1948), starring Fred Astaire and Judy Garland, is one of the 1001 classic movies you should see. Each Monday, I'm going to recommend a classic movie you should see (for the reasons behind the 1001 series and reviews of earlier films covered go here). This month I'm celebrating E... Read full article
Easter Parade PostsBy Amanda Garrett on Apr 29, 2015 From Old Hollywood Films
Here's a round-up of my posts on the April movie of the month, Easter Parade (1948), starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire. -A feature on the making of Easter Parade. -Old Hollywood songs articles about "Easter Parade," "A Couple of Swells," and "Steppin' Out with My Baby." -A feature on... Read full article
Movie of the Month: Easter ParadeBy Amanda Garrett on Apr 12, 2015 From Old Hollywood Films
We're celebrating spring with one of MGM's best musicals, Easter Parade (1948), starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire. Easter Parade is one of the most beloved of MGM musicals, featuring lovely songs by Irving Berlin and the only screen pairing of Judy Garland and Fred Astaire. Ann Miller a... Read full article
Easter Parade (1948)By Beatrice on Apr 11, 2015 From Flickers in Time
Easter Parade Directed by Charles Walters Written by Sidney Sheldon, Frances Goodrich, and Albert Hackett 1948/USA Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer First viewing/Netflix rental This is pretty average when you consider it’s a collaboration between Fed Astaire, Judy Garland, and Irving Berlin. There are f... Read full article
Old Hollywood Songs: Easter ParadeBy Amanda Garrett on Apr 2, 2015 From Old Hollywood Films
This week's song is Easter Parade performed by Judy Garland and Fred Astaire in the 1948 movie of the same name. While there are hundreds of Christmas songs in old Hollywood films, Easter is often overlooked. Easter Parade is one of the few songs that celebrate Spring's biggest holiday and it's... Read full article
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Don Hewes: [kissing her, causing her to open her eyes in surprise] Brown.
Don Hewes: Why didn't you tell me I was in love with you?
Don Hewes: Miss Brown, what idiot ever told you you were a dancer?
Hannah Brown: You did.
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The original title for the song "Easter Parade" was "Smile and Show Your Dimple".
The shedding feathered gown worn by Judy Garland when she dances with Fred Astaire in one number is an inside joke reference to Ginger Rogers' problematic gown dancing with Fred Astaire in Top Hat. An ostrich feather broke loose from Ginger Rogers' elaborate gown and stubbornly floated in mid air around Astaire's face.
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