Afternoon Delight Film Series
The Band Wagon (1953, 112 mins G)
Widely considered to be Minelli's best musical 'The Band Wagon' was made at a time when movies and live theatre were in decline as preferred forms of popular entertainment due to the rise of television. A pretentiously artistic director is hired for a new Broadway musical and changes it beyond recognition.
Starring Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse and Oscar Levant. Directed by Vincente Minnelli.Thursday 23 August, 2pm
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