Easter Parade Overview:

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)

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Best Music - ScoringJohnny Green, Roger EdensWon
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Musical Monday: Easter Parade (1948)

on Apr 11, 2022 From Comet Over Hollywood

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: Easter Parade (1948) ? Music... Read full article


Easter Parade (1948): Judy & Fred Together At Last

By 4 Star Film Fan on May 27, 2020 From 4 Star Films

There’s a slight disclaimer that must go with Easter Parade. It has very little to do with Resurrection Sunday. More so, it’s a premium excuse for a lavish musical. At least in this regard, it thoroughly accommodates its audience. The show starts off gloriously, not with dialogue, but wi... Read full article


1001 Classic Movies: Easter Parade

By 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 Posts

By 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 Parade

By 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


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Quotes from

Jonathan Harrow III: I hope I'm intruding.


Don Hewes: Miss Brown, what idiot ever told you you were a dancer?
Hannah Brown: You did.


Jonathan Harrow III: Nadine, get out all the hounds. We're going for a walk.


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Facts about

Jules Munshin's film debut. He plays the comic waiter who gives very entertaining descriptions of the menu items. The next year, he would play one of the three sailors on leave in New York City in On the Town with Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra.
This is the second time that a character says to Judy Garland: "Why didn't you tell me I was in love with you?" in a film. The first was Gene Kelly in For Me and My Gal.
"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on March 22, 1951 with Judy Garland and Fred Astaire reprising their film roles.
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