An American in Paris

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Riverside Cinema

An American in Paris


Venue

Raffertys Theatre

Dates

16 October - 18 October 2017

Event Type

Cinema Screening

Winner of 6 Academy Awards including Best Picture, this classic musical film stars Gene Kelly and features the incomparable words and music of Ira and George Gershwin.

Jerry Mulligan (Gene Kelly) is an American ex-GI who stays in post-war Paris to become a painter, and falls for the gamine charms of Lise Bouvier (Leslie Caron). However, his paintings come to the attention of Milo Roberts, a rich American heiress, who is interested in more than just art.

Tickets include tea and biscuits served from 10am

Year: 1951
Classification: G
Distributor: Roadshow Films

Dates & Times:
Monday 16 October 10:30am
Wednesday 18 October 10:30am

Cast

Gene Kelly as Jerry Mulligan
Leslie Caron as Lise Bouvier
Oscar Levant as Adam Cook
Georges Guétary as Henri “Hank” Baurel
Nina Foch as Milo Roberts
Eugene Borden as Georges Mattieu

Creatives

Directed by
Vincente Minnelli

Produced by
Arthur Freed

Written by
Alan Jay Lerner

Music by
George Gershwin
Lyrics:
Ira Gershwin
Musical Direction:
Johnny Green
Saul Chaplin

Cinematography
Alfred Gilks
Ballet:
John Alton

Edited by
Adrienne Fazan

Distributed by
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Photos

Ticket Options

Members Adult $12
Members Concession $9
Adult $15
Concession $12
F/T Student $12
Child Under 16 $10
Transaction fees apply
Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $3.30

Duration

Approximately 1 hour 53 minutes

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