Gene Wilder:The mad Mad Hatter of comedy

Gene Wilder:The mad Mad Hatter of comedy

https://www.facebook.com/Wolffianclassicmoviesdigest-Gene-gene-wilder-31438119-1200-1200 (1)It’s so hard and heartbreaking to think that we lost this amazing man of comedy. He turned Off-Screen Neurosis Into Comedy Gold as often he also would do same on screen. Gene Wilder was one of a kind in comedy as he was a mad-hatter of comedy. It would be often said that gene was truly a gifted actor that could make any role magical. It was because he starred in some movies they became classics as he could turn any movie into pure magic. I re I recall when I first saw him in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971),it was purely magical as I adored this classic movie so much. I recall often watching him on VHS tapes of his movies I started to adore this man as he would make me crack up each time in his comedy classics such as Blazing Saddles and See No Evil, Hear No Evil and Stir Crazy and The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes’ Smarter Brother and Young Frankenstein they always made me crack up so much. I always found his movies to make me laugh and smile as he always brought you joy then pure magic. What made him magical was he way of bringing such wonderful characters to the screen.

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory quick reviewWilly Wonka & the Chocolate Factory is a a truly magnificent piece of film-making and remains one of the most fascinating fantasies ever made. It’s one of those wonderful classics that was truly timeless that would be able to be made any period of time. It’s an imaginative family movie that truly has such wonderful charm to it. I think next to wizard of oz it was one of my favorites that i watched often as a child. I truly adore Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory as it stands among the classics in my eyes.

One of the best elements of this film is its wonderful screenplay that captured many great elements of a fantasy classic book to the screen. It has some of the best songs ever that came to the screen even rivaling Disney movies. I would say many songs can lift up your spirit as many of the songs really stand out.

Its acting and dialogue contains some of the most interesting little tidbits in the entire movie. Gene Wilder truly nails home one of the finest roles he ever played on the screen as its a whimsical performance with such infectious joy as its one fine acting performance. Jack Albertson gives one fine performance as the grandfather as its one of those fine performances on the screen. Peter Ostrum gives out one fine performance as Charlie as he plays this poor boy that has big dreams that truly you wish will come true for him as he truly is a good boy in one fine performance.

The acting of everyone else in cast give such wonderfully charming performances. This movie’s great sets truly captures the magic of the book to screen in such a wonderful way. The Cinematography stands out truly too as its finely crafted out. Its direction is truly fine too that really crafts out many of the books elements to screen with such charming magic. This truly is one magical fantasy movie that is a family classic for all ages even adults so it’s truly a must see classic movie.

The Ruth Rating:five bette's

Blazing Saddles quick review

Blazing Saddles is one of the funniest movies to ever come to the screen as its among of Mel brooks finest comedies ever to the screen. Its movie that deconstructs the traditional western by pointing out its racism. It also has such over the top characters that really are some of the funniest ever put on the screen. It’s a funny spoof comedy of westerns that stands as one of the finest of its type as it’s a Mel brooks classic.

Mel Brooks broke new ground with this spoof of westerns that really was something boldly daring for its time. Blazing saddles really courted a film courted controversy like no other major-release film of its time along with it breaking ground for the comedy spoofs to come. Cleavon Little playing the role of Sheriff of Rock Ridge really did bring us such charm to that role as its truly such a good performance of an actor.

Gene Wilder is brilliant as the “Deputy Spade as he brings such a great charm to the role as he truly makes it his own and its truly a fine performance. The acting of everyone else is top notch too. The dark humor in this movie is very smartly crafted and acted out by the cast which give it such wit and charm yet it’s so funny as it leaves no one beyond by its humor. This is Mel’s brooks comedy at its finest as it’s such a fine comedy that really will leave you laughing your ass off anytime you see it.
Blazing Saddles is such a great comedy classic is one of the finest ever crafted out spoof movies as its truly one funny classic for the ages.

The Ruth Rating:five bette's

Young Frankenstein quick review               

Mel Brooks’ tribute to the Frankenstein movies of universal’s golden age of horror is such a joy as its truly such a funny comedy classic that stands among the best of comedy.

Gene Wilder truly shines as Dr. Frankenstein as its one of his funniest roles he ever did on the screen as he truly hams it up and makes the character a parody of the mad doctor in a nutshell as its truly so funny to watch him do it with such wit and charm. It’s such a joy to watch him in this wonderful performance. Peter Boyle really is amazing as The monster as he truly makes it this monster such a joy to watch on screen as it’s such a wonderful performance. Marty Feldman truly is such a comic joy to watch on screen as its one of those oddball character actors that nails home such a fun role on the screen as he gives such a great performance on screen. Madeline Kahn truly nails home such a fine performance in her role as Elizabeth. Its acting is truly top notch by everyone in the cast as they give such fine performances.

The cast is beyond superb. e late, wonderful British comedian Marty Feldman (Igor), who turned his congenital wandering eyes into comedic foils, never misses a beat as second banana to Gene Wilder, who plays the distraught Dr. Frankenstein to the hilt and beyond. the marvelous Madeline Kahn, who gave a bravura performance as the doctor’s fiancée. The late comedienne’s burst into operatic ecstasy during her rape by the monster is simply inspired as its one of the most inspired moments of the movie it’s a shame we lost her so soon. This movie stands among the classics as its one of the finest comedy classics ever to the screen.

The Ruth Rating:five bette's

Silver Streak quick review

The first film to team legendary funny men Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor, Silver Streak is a respectful Hitchcock homage to Hitchcock classics with such humor and wit to match to those movies.

Gene Wilder plays a normal man of sorts as a book publisher as it’s a nod to the normal man of Hitchcock movies whom is wrongfully accused of a crime he didn’t commit sounds like a Hitchcock movie you know? Well it is a comedy spoof of north By Northwest. He plays this role so wonderfully skilled as it would even make the master of movies pride as he nails home such humor and charm as this is one of his finest performances. Richard Pryor’s casting was a mark of steer inspiration as this gave birth to one of the greatest comic duos on the screen. Richard Pryor really plays such a wonderful Character in Glover a very good and wonderful performance. It is known that both gene and Richard didn’t really click off screen as much as they were not the best of friends but on screen the duo is one of the finest of comedy ever as they both give us such wonderful performances together on screen. Jill Clayburgh also plays a fine role. Its good acting that makes this comedy classic really last for ages as its the wit of all the cast as they play off the types of a Hitchcock movie. Silver Streak is truly a fine classic comedy.

The Ruth Rating:five bette's

Stir Crazy quick review

A Gene Wilder-Richard Pryor comedy classic as combining these two legends of comedy really works as they truly are so funny on screen together. Stir Crazy” once again brings together the comedic talents of Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor as they play  Skip and Harry two slackers as both of them give us such comic gold to their roles. Its them leading the show as this is a duo comedy at its finest. It’s a funny classic that is a joy to watch just not so much of a masterpiece as silver streak.

The Ruth rating:three and half bettes

Gene wilder’s gene_wilder_split_featuredGene wilder passing away  two days ago hit me hard as i truly loved him in so many movies even his lesser movies such as stir crazy and see no evil which is fun movies yet not his best of his roles and range as an actor. It’s truly a sad day to lose such a legend. He truly was one of a kind. I always found his movies to make me laugh and smile as he always brought you joy then pure magic. What made him magical was he way of bringing such wonderful characters to the screen. He was a kind and gentle soul that really wanted to make the world laugh and smile as he truly was one of the greatest comedy legends all time. Come with me you will be with you will go into pure imagination as gene took us into the madness in a way that was a journey that was one of a kind for the medium of film.  I think there will never be anyone like him again to grace our screen.

Kiss me Kate

Kiss me Kate:musical gem reviewhttps://www.facebook.com/Wolffianclassicmoviesdigest/zoom_1430411710_Kiss-Me-KateSo today i review my first Musical gem review. It’s a new feature to talk about many musicals of the past form Broadway to movies to TV productions. It’s just to talk about magical musicals of past. I would say the MGM musicals are some of the defining musicals of any age as they all remain such classics that still last to date.  Musical gems will explore the magic of musicals so let’s begin by reviewing kiss me Kate. Kiss me Kate reviewKISS ME KATE is quite easily one of the two most famous musical adaptations’ of Shakespeare for the stage and screen as the other being west side story,focusing on a theatre company putting up a musical version of ‘The Taming of The Shrew. Kiss Me Kate is quite likely the best of the musicals of the 1950’s as this is a classical MGM musical. Kathryn Grayson and Howard Keel are great as dueling ex’s. Ann miller really steals the show of course as she really is quite amazing in this movie. She truly gives us a performance that is one of the finest she ever did on the screen. Tommy Rall truly gives us an amazing role. The cast of this movie really gives us all such outstanding performances.

George Sidney’s direction crafts out a smartly crafted musical that takes many of the Broadway play into the story with its Cole Porter lyrics which are witty and smart. The musical numbers are among some of the best ever put to the screen. Ann miller sizzles in “It’s Too Darn Hot. Brush Up Your Shakespeare really is one of the most fun songs of the movie to me to watch as it’s just a delight to watch two mobsters sing such in a movie. The choreography is really great as ever in this movie. The cinematography truly really stands out as very impressive. The costumes are amazing on screen as it makes best use of Technicolor. This is very greatly crafted musical drama mixed with comedy with such wonderful acting and great direction makes its one of the MGM musicals all time.  This movie is a must see for any lover of Cole potter or MGM musicals its one of the truly best musicals all time.

five bette's

Why i love disney

Why i love disney

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To begin my story. It begins as me as a boy. I went to Wal-Mart i seen the tape of The little mermaid. I was wanting to see this movie so bad. It was just something about that drew me to this movie. I put on at my grandmother’s house as i sat back and watched it. I never seen it  such a magically charming movie like that as it was just pure and simple story that was purely magical to watch. I recall afterward often as a boy going to the store to buy a new Disney movie. It is the nature of Disney movies to seem to find a way to tell us a story that makes feel like a kid again.  It is the pure Disney magic and charm that has kept it alive for such a long time.  I decided to do a tribute to my love of all things Disney which includes my trips to their theme parks. It is purely Disney magic time to talk the magic of Disney.
“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” ~ Walt Disney .

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It all started with a mermaid. 

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The tale of my love of Disney begins with a movie called The little mermaid. The movie of  The little mermaid’s tale begins ages before my birth. Plans for Disney to adapt The Little Mermaid as an animated feature date back to the late 1930s, following the success of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. The film would have been an anthology of several Hans Christian Andersen fairy tales but was scrapped. It was likely for best as we had a better second film follow up with the magical Pinocchio. It was often planned often for the next 50 years until it was made into a movie in 1989 to restart the Disney animated movie cycle again after the fall of the 1980’s.  I recall often re-watching this Disney classic often. I think of it as my most treasured childhood love of a movie as I do simply think it helped shape my love for movies.  It is a fun classic gem for all time that one should watch today.  

Disney classic movie reviews

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Snow white review

I grew up watching the Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast and Aladdin. I grew up loving The parent trap is one of those ageless charming family films. It’s fun family film at heart. Although the split-screen technique had been around for a decade or so, it was usually more noted for its failures than its success, and the actor required to play dual roles usually took tremendous heat for their failure to create two physically identical but distinctly different characterizations on screen. But with THE PARENT TRAP, with the difficult dual role resting on the shoulders of an extremely young star Hayley mills whom did the job wonderfully to screen in parent trap. The heart of it all, is the bravura performance of Hayley Mills as twins Susan and Sharon. She’s never revoltingly sweet–there’s a winning streak of spice in her personality that separates her from all other child stars, plus, her kicky pre-Beatles British accent and snub-nosed beauty lend her a more worldly air than her contemporaries. The cast is wonderful as the ever wonderful Maureen O’Hara plays a leading role as the mother. Brian Keith as the father is just as wonderful as ever. A host of great character actors which includes Charles Ruggles,Una Merkel,Leo G. Carroll and Nancy Kulp among other great character actors as they all give it their all in this ever charming Disney classic as top notch acting form its cast. Actress Hayley Mills becomes a Disney legend. One British girl plays two separate American twins. That’s a feat of technical achievement by any standard. The Parent Trap is one of Disney’s greatest non-animated features and everyone should see it. Young and old. Though, it will mostly appeal to families with mischievous children. The story includes a subplot of the twin girls playing devilishly clever pranks on anyone who crosses their line. wonderfully acted, witty, and touching.

The ruth rating:five bette's

Pinocchio review 

Pinocchio benefits from one of the finest collections of songs such as I got no strings on me to an actor’s life for me and when you wish upon a star.

This classic had won an Oscar for best original song for when you wish upon a star. It also won for its wonderful musical score a Oscar which is truly wonderful. It’s voice acting is also remarkable as two great talents make its fold. Cliff Edwards whom truly is one of best character actors. Mel Blanc does work too as the donkeys as he does it greatly as he is truly one of its most famous voice actors whose work shines in many animation voice roles. Dickie Jones played one great role as Pinocchio. The blue fairy is played by the remarkable Evelyn Venable a great character actress. Frankie Darro plays a great role too another great character actor in many westerns. Walter Catlett truly is another gem in the fold in his role. Another legendary character actor. One other great talent is Don Brodie a director and actor. This movie has such vast contrasts in its themes. It’s dark nature n humor mixed with joy and heartbreak it really stirs up emotions.

Pinocchio has great acting with a wonderful musical score and wonderful themes make this a truly landmark classic. So you should watch it today this classic gem.

Lady and the tramp review

Out of the many Disney classics that I love dearly. I would say i am highly fond of lady and tramp. It is so different form the many Disney fairy tales. Fairy tale about the romance between two dogs from opposite sides of the tracks gets colorful, warm, old-fashioned Disney treatment.  It is joy to watch this movie form it’s wonderful acting to its wonderful music to its purely magical story that will charm you as it’s a love story that touches you truly.  It is a classic you should see today.

The ruth rating:five bette's

Sleeping Beauty review

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those classics. Sleeping beauty is my favorite as when I discovered this classic it became my favorite Disney classic all time as this classic has the scale and depth that make it a timeless classic for the ages. Sleeping Beauty was envisioned by Walt Disney as his masterpiece. It’s his crown jewel. Walt Disney did indeed craft a crown jewel. Eleanor Audley and Mary Costa and Verna Felton, Barbara Jo Allen, Barbara Luddy and Bill Shirley are rounding out a wonderful voice cast of actors that bring to life the characters of this ever charming classic in a magical way as they are just delightful in their roles. One of the greatest things about sleeping beauty is the style of its art for its animation really stand out greatly. Its characters are just as great as they are very different then many of the normal Disney princess movies. The prince is more active in his role. The characters are richly deep. its performances in animation is some of the finest ever crafted on animation. Maleficent which is Supervised by Disney’s women’s animator-in-chief, Marc Davis has to be of the great performances in animation. She is brilliantly drawn, amazingly voiced, and the dragon she transforms into is not just a dragon: it is HER particular dragon a method taken to greater lengths in The Sword in the Stone. She is magnificent. The three fairies are quarrelsome all right, but they are caricatures that convey particularly clearly their good-naturalness and good intent. Very layered and wonderful animation by Disney. Sleeping Beauty is one of those masterpieces of animation that really stands out in every element. It’s just a truly magical movie to watch. It’s very enchanting and amazing as they come in every manner of the word. It’s a truly outstanding classic

The ruth rating:five bette's

the parent trap

I grew up watching the Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast and Aladdin. I grew up loving The parent trap is one of those ageless charming family films. It’s fun family film at heart. Although the split-screen technique had been around for a decade or so, it was usually more noted for its failures than its success, and the actor required to play dual roles usually took tremendous heat for their failure to create two physically identical but distinctly different characterizations on screen. But with THE PARENT TRAP, with the difficult dual role resting on the shoulders of an extremely young star Hayley mills whom did the job wonderfully to screen in parent trap. The heart of it all, is the bravura performance of Hayley Mills as twins Susan and Sharon. She’s never revoltingly sweet–there’s a winning streak of spice in her personality that separates her from all other child stars, plus, her kicky pre-Beatles British accent and snub-nosed beauty lend her a more worldly air than her contemporaries. The cast is wonderful as the ever wonderful Maureen O’Hara plays a leading role as the mother. Brian Keith as the father is just as wonderful as ever. A host of great character actors which includes Charles Ruggles,Una Merkel,Leo G. Carroll and Nancy Kulp among other great character actors as they all give it their all in this ever charming Disney classic as top notch acting form its cast. Actress Hayley Mills becomes a Disney legend. One British girl plays two separate American twins. That’s a feat of technical achievement by any standard. The Parent Trap is one of Disney’s greatest non-animated features and everyone should see it. Young and old. Though, it will mostly appeal to families with mischievous children. The story includes a subplot of the twin girls playing devilishly clever pranks on anyone who crosses their line. wonderfully acted, witty, and touching.

 

The ruth rating:five bette's

I hope everyone loved me selecting some of my many favorite disney movies. I love disney movies for ages having seen so many of the classics. I just simply live and breathe disney that includes live action and pixar movies as many of them all teach us the simple fact that we are humans but we have to learn to live a live and joy the magic of it.

DIsney park magic

When I first went to Disney world. It was a very stressful moment as I first came into park form a long drive there. I was tired and exhausted yet so nervous to see the parks. It was very tiresome form a long drive form Louisiana to the parks. My dad checked into it and we went to the parks that day as we entered park I think it was just so different as it went from being tired to being so happy with joy as I think when I saw it was just so charming and nice to walk down it to get to the main part of the park.  I went on a couple of rides then next day went back again to ride more and more. My first trip was to get used of the Disney parks and learn them as we did it became a such magical joy. I often return many times now. I have grown very fond of Disney world. I really love the haunted mansion. I have a fond love of its charming look and story. It is just a fun joy to ride that ride. I would say when i returned recently to see new fantasyland it became my favorite area of Disney parks as its simply amazing how charming it is now. I went on the little mermaid ride a couple of times which is a very fun charming little gem of a ride. Another joy is riding the tower of terror that ride is simply amazing to ride.  When you are walking around magic kingdom i feel like i walk into many of the lands by chance and end up finding some charming and new each time i go to that area. I have often said that one of the simple best sites to see is the castle when you see that is just feels like pure magic and joy overcomes you. I am big lover of Disney parks. So now to review my favorite ride.  The joy of Disney parks always stays with you.

haunted mansion my favorite disney ride. 

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This Dutch Gothic Revival New England mansion looks innocent enough on the outside, but 999 “happy haunts” reside inside. The Haunted Mansion long has been one of Disney’s most popular attractions at theme parks around the world, with its deft use of stagecraft to create a variety of illusions. Haunted mansion looks simple form outside as you enter into it as it is a Dutch Gothic Revival New England mansion as you enter into it. The rides charm has yet to start yet. You walk into stretch room as the joy of that room is where it starts as you just enjoy that room and feel it is just a joy to do that room then you exit to ride the ride. The ride is a joy form its start to end as you ride trough many great dark ride scenes that use many tricks of the trade to make the haunts and magic of this story come to life. It is joy form the beginning to end that you must ride today.

The ruth rating:five bette's

Disney magic

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Look at that a fox and hound playing together. Yes sometimes the past can hurt but you many times learn form the past. Open your eyes to the magic of disney. Disney has always been a simple joy to me. You can say disney makes you really feel alive as a human. Disney always seems to enchant you and take you away to a new magical world. So this was a tribute to disney one of my joys of my life. Remember all it takes if fate and trust and little bit of pixie dust.

Pinocchio

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Pinocchio was Walt Disney’s second animated film as he moved up in production from Bambi. Although Snow White is considered a special treat many regard this gem as his greatest gem. So today I look upon this classic movie in insight into this classic gem and a review of it. When you wish upon a star any dream can true. So let’s begin into this dream.

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So Walt Disney had the smash hit Snow White break open a new medium as he decided a feature animation often. He started work on many projects at the same time about as he had Bambi and Pinocchio as while in process of making Pinocchio he started another classic later called fantasia as that later classic would mix music and animation richly as that classic remains one of my favorites.  It was a hard task take this kids story that was beloved and turn it into another Disney classic as to make the puppet more friendly as the books original version wasn’t so nice and friendly.


Often many books are tasks to create a template for a movie as this was one of those cases which was harder without many changes.

One of the hardest tasks was creating the under the sea feeling in water as water in animation in that stage struggling to make it look real. One trick was put bubbles in water to create a trick of being under the sea. It works greatly. It truly is a work of magic.

Jiminy cricket was a late addition to the movie as he was such a loved idea. Disneys favorite was the movies beloved cat.

The blue fairy animation was crafted by same animation crafter of Fantasia. Another first for this classic was its use of famous actors. As budget raised up it became one of Hollywood’s most costly animation budgets of the time.

Upon its release it truly was raved upon with great reviews and beloved by many hailing it as the start of the Disney golden age. It is often stated to be favorite among filmmakers and artist and many great legends as it’s a special kind of magical tale that tells a tale that is about a wish to be a real boy. When you wish upon a star any dream can come true. So now to review this classic I hope you enjoyed insight into this classic.

Pinocchio review 

Pinocchio benefits from one of the finest collections of songs such as I got no strings on me to an actor’s life for me and when you wish upon a star.

This classic had won an Oscar for best original song for when you wish upon a star. It also won for its wonderful musical score a Oscar which is truly wonderful. It’s voice acting is also remarkable as two great talents make its fold. Cliff Edwards whom truly is one of best character actors. Mel Blanc does work too as the donkeys as he does it greatly as he is truly one of its most famous voice actors whose work shines in many animation voice roles. Dickie Jones played one great role as Pinocchio. The blue fairy is played by the remarkable Evelyn Venable a great character actress. Frankie Darro plays a great role too another great character actor in many westerns. Walter Catlett truly is another gem in the fold in his role. Another legendary character actor. One other great talent is Don Brodie a director and actor. This movie has such vast contrasts in its themes. It’s dark nature n humor mixed with joy and heartbreak it really stirs up emotions.

Pinocchio has great acting with a wonderful musical score and wonderful themes make this a truly landmark classic. So you should watch it today this classic gem.

The Ruth rating:five bette's

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers:Symbiotic Collaboration

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers:Symbiotic Collaboration

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Theresa Brown aka CineMaven has tasked us with a Classic Symbiotic Collaboration as sometimes movie teams do such things as Collaborations of acting and directing. The Classic Symbiotic Collaborations blogathon where the participants have to talk about a movie director and a movie stars who were known for working together in more then one movie. I choose to to go with Prolific Director Mark Sandrich with the duo of fred and ginger rogers. talented blogger Theresa Brown (Cinemaven’s Essays From the Couch) is hosting this event today and yesterday.  .This post is part of the Classic Symbiotic Collaborations Blogathon hosted by CineMaven.  Be sure to check out the other posts here! Today i will review Mark Sandrich movies he directed starring fred and ginger rogers

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers:Symbiotic Collaboration reviews

 Top hat review

Top hat has everything that makes a great musical work so greatly. It stars Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers alongside with Edward Everett Horton and Helen Broderick. They lead the cast in this delightfully charming musical comedy as they all give us some fine acting here.

The dancing is really stand out here as Fred and ginger are a magical duo that are a joy to watch on screen. Irving Berlin penned some wonderful musical numbers which is classic such as Isn’t This A Lovely Day, Top Hat, White Tie, and Tails, and, of course, Cheek To Cheek as they are some of the best musical numbers to film.

Cheek to cheek is one of my favorite musical numbers of the golden age. It truly is wonderful to watch that delightful to watch the feathers fly off ginger Rogers. The Piccolino is wonderful and one of the best musical numbers in the movie.

Top Hat is a terrific musical about mistaken identity that pushes the “joke” to the limit but never takes itself very seriously. Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers are perfect as actors, dancers, and pals in this engaging comedy with several great dance numbers makes it a gem for the ages.

The ruth rating:five bette's

 Shall We Dance (1937) review

This one always is considered a lesser Fred and ginger movie. It is really one of the best team ups of the duo. Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers and Edward Everett Horton and Eric Blore and Ketti Gallian and William Brisbane and Harriet Hoctor. It has really wonderful acting by all of the cast. It has the wonderful soundtrack by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin who only did it for this movie ever for Fred Astaire which is a shame as it’s one of the best soundtracks of the golden age.

Fred Astaire does a tap in an engine room in shall we dance which i do call to be one of the best musical numbers of the golden age. It is truly magical to watch Fred Astaire tap dance to the beat of the engine room. It truly is one of the golden ages finest musical scenes as it really is just pure magic to watch Fred do that number.

It is different from Astaire Rogers combos as it has such different numbers that does really mix jazz and ballet and tap to make a real good dancing moves for the duo. It has some of the greatest musical numbers ever to be done for the duo.
Shall We Dance stands out as one of the best musical gems of the 1930’s. It is truly a fun classic gem to enjoy anytime.
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The Gay Divorcee (1934) review

 

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers and Alice Brady and Edward Everett Horton all star in this duo’s follow up to flying down to rio. This movie teamed the leads together for the second time as it has fine acting by the cast. It has some great musical numbers and a good charm to boot makes it one of the duo’s finest classics.

The ruth rating:five bette's

Follow the Fleet (1936) review

FOLLOW THE FLEET (RKO Radio, 1936), directed by Mark Sandrich, marks the fifth pairing of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, and one of their top musicals of the era with a bright score by Irving Berlin which really shines greatly with a wonderful cast of talented legends.

Let’s Face the Music and Dance is the most memorable. It’s a production number played to an audience in this story which finds Astaire and Rogers in a Monte Carlo setting sporting their signature costume attire. It truly one magical scene as one of the finest musical numbers of any era.The delightful and many musical numbers by Irving Berlin really does make for some screen magic. It has even a few scenes of a legend that will become famous later called betty grable. It has some magical acting by everyone in the cast.

Follow the Fleet is truly a magical classic for the ages as one of the finest musicals any era.

The ruth rating:five bette's

Carefree (1938) review

In the eighth of ten screen appearances together, Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers were firmly established as Hollywood’s leading dancing pair. It is a delightful musical comedy really one of the underrated classics of that era. It is funny and charming screwball comedy gem with some fun musical numbers and great acting by everyone makes a true gem.

The ruth rating:five bette's

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers musical numbers

The duo starred in many great musicals together many of which were directed by Mark Sandrich. I would say one they are one of the best duos of talents all time together.

In Flying Down to Rio,i would say this number is one of their finest numbers together. It truly is a fun screwball dance number that is really a joy to watch as the duo really makes some magic together.

Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers Night And Day in The Gay Divorcee has them truly doing a magical dance number that really is pure magic to watch them dance together.

Cheek to cheek is one of my favorite musical numbers of the golden age. It truly is wonderful to watch that delightful to watch the feathers fly off ginger Rogers. The pure bliss of this scene as you see them dance together here. It truly shines here seeing them dance together with some fine cinematography makes the scene extra magical. It is truly among the finest of the golden age.

Swing time’s wonderful dance scene truly has some magical spark as you see them really dance with pure magic.

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers dancing to The Piccolino. Really is something special to watch yet one of the many times they dance together which is pure magic on the screen.

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. As Katharine Hepburn famously said He gave her class, she gave him sex. It was magic to watch the duo dance together.Its anyday you watch them you will have pure magic to watch them dance as they are the truly most magical of duos of the golden age.

Today’s talk I honored the duo for the Classic Symbiotic Collaboration if you want to check out the other posts for this wonderful event. Thanks to the wonderful host of this event as it was such a joy to talk about this duo.