UW Cinematheque: Gene Kelly x 2
Cover Girl | USA | 1944 | DCP | 107 min. Director: Charles Vidor
Friday, December 15, 2017
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Gene Kelly, Rita Hayworth, Phil Silvers Nightclub dancer Rusty (Hayworth) becomes a popular magazine model, which puts a strain on her romance with hoofing partner Danny (Kelly). On loan from MGM to Columbia, Kelly brought his charismatic dancing and acting talents to this Technicolor triumph, one of the performer’s most entertaining vehicles which also features priceless comic hijinks from Silvers and Eve Arden.