litlover12: (GK DR DO)
This one . . . this one hits hard. This one's finally got me believing maybe 2016 really is cursed.

All three leads of my favorite movie are now gone. Rest well, Debbie, Gene, and Donald.

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Swiped this from a thread at Broadway World: What are your top ten performances in a musical film?

Here are mine:

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litlover12: (GK1)
Doing a little research for an article I want to write about Singin' in the Rain, I saw this on Wikipedia:

"In an early draft of the script, the musical number 'Singin' in the Rain' was to be sung by Reynolds, O'Connor, and Kelly on their way back from the flop preview of The Dueling Cavalier."


Can you imagine? I mean, seriously -- can you imagine? I suppose it would have been something like "Good Morning," only -- outside! In the rain! Which . . . just . . . wow. (I feel like Arthur on Cabin Pressure when he gets overwhelmed and incoherent. I'll be saying "BRILLIANT!" next.)

Obviously I'm very, VERY happy with the "Singin' in the Rain" number that we did end up getting, plus we got "Good Morning" thrown in for the three of them. No complaints. But it's so much fun to try to picture what it would have been like!
litlover12: (GK DR DO)
4. "Moses Supposes," with Donald O'Connor, Singin' in the Rain

litlover12: (GK_DR1)
. . . is that you might wake up one morning and find this on your dashboard.

I love absolutely everything about this picture. 
litlover12: (GK1)
Yes, my two favorite movies are musicals. I don't know, there's just something about people randomly breaking into song and dance (accompanied by full orchestra out of nowhere) that's really special for me!

And the winners are . . . )


Jan. 23rd, 2011 08:52 pm
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It's not every day you look up in the middle of a commercial and see two of your favorite guys!


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