always looked immaculate and there was that dress with the feathers she wore in Top Hat.
And Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers
came runners-up to Lennon and McCartney in music The Co-op's Mark Robinson said: "It's clear from these results how well regarded these popular partnerships are across all walks of life.
Film has become one of our era's great instruments of nostalgia, enabling us to look at the forever youthful Charlie Chaplin or Ginger Rogers
and to marvel at their magical movement and expression.
With the help of leading choreographer Kim Gavin and conductor John Wilson, she'll get to play both Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers
as she gives us her interpretations of Puttin' On the Ritz and Cheek to Cheek.
was 30 years old when the bombs fell on Pearl Harbor.
did everything that Fred Astaire did, and she did it backwards and in high heels.
The title of Backwards In High Heels--the Ginger Musical refers to the famous observation that Ginger Rogers
could do everything Fred Astaire did, and do it backwards in high heels.
The 1937 Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers
film will be screened at 2 p.
1995: American actress and dancer Ginger Rogers
, famous for partnering Fred Astaire in
In particular, Heather Graham's character, Gray, is looking for "someone who doesn't think Ginger Rogers
is one of the Spice Girls, someone who wouldn't consider going to Florida 'traveling,' someone who's not afraid to try Ethiopian food.
announces the trailer for Flying Down to Rio before showing a snippet of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers
doing the Carioca in a glamorous nightclub.
I remember sitting across the table from Ginger Rogers
and, later, photographing Bob Langley dancing with her - lucky devil
Once they get past the first few levels of the game, the pace picks up and the arrow combinations become more complicated, until the players begin to look somewhat like Fred Astaire chasing after Ginger Rogers
There is a mesmerizing film of Josephine Baker dancing, and of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers
gliding across the floor in the Hollywood film The Gay Divorcee, the set of which epitomized and helped to popularize Art Deco.
THE life of a musical star ought to be incredibly glamorous, just as it was in those Hollywood movies with Ginger Rogers