Gene Kelly Fans
Articles and commentary devoted to Gene Kelly, presented through an academic lens.
Why does the film's title number feature a cigarette ad? — BY KELLI MARSHALL
This number and its backdrop play with our expectations about the world of moviemaking. — BY LISA DUFFY
The dream ballet's red backdrop reinforces a young hoofer's evolution in show business. — BY EILAT RIMON
A Simple Sunset in Singin' in the Rain