The entirety of La La Land pays homage to old MGM musicals by using prominent stage lighting and other old fashioned techniques except for in a couple scenes which still calls back famous ballroom scenes like those in The King & I or Beauty and the Beast. http://ift.tt/2jmRddb #timBeta
A fictionalized account of the career of jazz singer Ruth Etting and her tempestuous marriage to gangster Marty Snyder, who helped propel her to stardom. Stars Doris Day and James Cagney. Great singing and acting.
A musical tribute to the Golden Girls of MGM from the 1986 Academy Awards. Howard Keel sings and introduces - Ann Miller, Debbie Reynolds, Cyd Charisse, Kathryn Grayson, Marge Champion, Leslie Caron, Jane Powell and Esther Williams