• Ziegfeld Follies (1996)

Ziegfeld Follies

Release Date: November 14th, 1996

DVD Release Date: April 25th, 2006

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

Running between 1907 and 1931, the Ziegfeld Follies were elaborate stage revues mounted by the great Broadway showman Florenz Ziegfeld, inspired by the Folies Bergères of Paris. In 1945, film producer Arthur Freed recreated the lavishness of Ziegfeld's shows with this all-star revue, consisting of comedy sketches and song-and-dance numbers featuring MGM Studios' musical comedy stars including Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Judy Garland, Lucille Ball, Lena Horne and Red Skelton.

Cast: William Powell, Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, Lucille Ball, Fanny Brice, Lena Horne, Red Skelton, Victor Moore

Director: Lemuel Ayers , Roy Del Ruth , Robert Lewis , Vincente Minnelli , George Sidney , Charles Walters

Genres: Musical

Production Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: 1940s, Spirited, Love, Lighthearted, Charming, New York City