Royal Wedding

United States, 1951

Film
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Fred Astaire delivers a magnificent series of dancing performances in this outstanding musical which also stars Jane Powell, Sarah Churchill, Peter Lawford and Keenan Wynn. Fred Astaire plays the role of a journalist sent to cover the Royal Wedding in London. This is the film which used the revolutionary photographic techniques which allowed Fred Astaire to do his famous “dancing on the ceiling”. Rated: G

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Credits

director

Stanley Donen

producer

Arthur Freed

production company

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Duration

01:33:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1951

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

300649

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

Wikidata

Q538600

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