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An American in Paris (1951) Musical starring Gene Kelly
An American in Paris (1951)

An American in Paris (1951) U

Gerry (Gene Kelly) is an American expatriate painter in post-WWII Paris. Struggling to find success in both art and love, his life is turned upside down when he meets and falls in love with Lise (Leslie Caron). This lavish musical won the Best Picture Oscar in 1951 with its straightforward story, gorgeous dance sequences, and beautiful, frequently melancholic Gershwin score.

Genre

Musical

Cast

Gene Kelly | Leslie Caron | Oscar Levant | Georges Gu├ętary | Nina Foch

Directors

Vincente Minnelli