Flying Down to Rio Poster

Release Date: December 29th, 1933

DVD Release Date: October 24th, 2006

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary
In this 1933 musical romance, choreographer and musician Fred Ayers (Fred Astaire) labors to help his friend and band leader Roger Bond (Gene Raymond) romance gorgeous Brazilian Belinha De Rezende (Dolores del Río), who is the fiancée of Julio (Raul Roulien). Along the way, Ayers and singer Honey Hale (Ginger Rogers) stage marvelous dance numbers and conspire to make sure the shows go on, including a breathtaking dance number on the exterior of a formation of airplanes flying over the audience.

Cast: Dolores del Río, Gene Raymond, Raul Roulien, Ginger Rogers, Fred Astaire, Blanche Frederici, Walter Walker, Etta Moten

Director: Thornton Freeland

Genres: Musical

Production Co: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Distributors: RKO Radio Pictures

Keywords: Marriage, Spirited, Love, Charming, 1930s, Love interest

Awards

Nominated Music (Song)