• Cover Girl (1944)

Cover Girl

Release Date: 1944

DVD Release Date: August 19th, 2003

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary

John Coudair (Otto Kruger) was wounded long ago when his fiancée called off their engagement, and when he spots the woman's granddaughter, comely stage performer Rusty Parker (Rita Hayworth), he's reminded of what he lost. A publishing mogul, he decides to put the naive young beauty on the cover of his magazine. Although he might lose her, Rusty's boyfriend, Danny McGuire (Gene Kelly), refuses to interfere with her path to success. Ultimately, she must decide between riches and romance.

Cast: Rita Hayworth, Gene Kelly, Eve Arden, Lee Bowman, Phil Silvers, Jinx Falkenburg, Leslie Brooks, Otto Kruger

Director: Charles Vidor

Genres: Musical comedy

Production Co: Columbia

Keywords: Love, New York City, Transformation, Sacrifice, 1940s, Witty, Inspiring, Rise, Charming, Endearing, Girlfriend


Nominated Art Direction (Color)
Winner Music (Scoring of a Musical Picture)
Nominated Music (Song)
Nominated Sound Recording
Nominated Cinematography (Color)