The Barkleys of Broadway (1949)

Director
Charles Walters

Main cast
Fred Astaire; Ginger Rogers; Oscar Levant; Billie Burke; Jacques François

Genres
Comedy, Music, Romance

Description
Josh (Astaire) and Dinah (Rogers) Barkley are a successful musical-comedy team, known for their stormy (but passionate) relationship. Dinah feels overshadowed by Josh, and limited by the lighthearted musical roles he directs her in, and decides to stretch her skills by taking a role in a serious drama, directed by another man.


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