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Ma and Pa Kettle (1949)

Though the characters of Ma and Pa Kettle first appeared in the Fred MacMurray – Claudette Colbert winning comedy The Egg and I, it is here in the first of 9 films that they embarked on their own series of lovable adventures once again played by Marjorie Main and Percy Kilbride. 566 more words

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Happy Birthday Donald O'Connor!


August 28, 1925 – September 27, 2003.

During their years travelling with the orchestra, Mildred and Mareen became friends with the O’Connor family and a certain little “small fry” known as Donald.   240 more words

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Applied Mathematics

Are You with It? (1948)

Donald O’Connor, Lew Parker and Louis DaPron


Singin' in the Rain (USA, 1952)

Directed by: Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen. As with Lay Mizzzz, this one was on my list of musicals that I should probably see before I die, and my partner (who hates musicals with a passion) was out of town, presenting a convenient arbitrary excuse to dig in. 338 more words

Singin' In The Rain

No por nada considerado el musical más influyente de todos los tiempos, Singin’ In The Rain sigue siendo un espectáculo para los sentidos a pesar de haberse estrenado en 1952, antes incluso de Elvis. 1,024 more words


NOBODY'S PERFECT: 'Singin' in the Rain' (1952)

Singin’ in the Rain (1952)
Directed by Stanley Donen
Starring Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds, and Donald O’Connor
Featuring songs by Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed… 757 more words

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