The Barkleys of Broadway Poster

Release Date: June 8th, 2003

DVD Release Date: August 16th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
Josh (Fred Astaire) and Dinah Barkley (Ginger Rogers) are a famous musical theater duo, but an argument on the opening night of their newest Broadway show reveals previously unspoken resentments. Dinah feels overshadowed by Josh, so when flirtatious playwright Jacques Pierre Barredout (Jacques Francois) suggests she play the lead in his new drama about Sarah Bernhardt, she separates from Josh and endeavors to become a serious actress. Can producer Ezra Miller (Oscar Levant) reunite the duo?

Cast: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Oscar Levant, Billie Burke, Gale Robbins, Jacques Francois, George Zucco, Clinton Sundberg

Director: Charles Walters

Genres: Musical

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Madcap, Charming, Hospital, New York City, Transformation, 1940s, Love, Marriage

Awards

Nominated Cinematography (Color)