Michael Kidd choreography, setting designed by Oliver Smith, Fred Astaire and Cyd Charisse generating gangster heat in Vincente Minnelli’s THE BAND WAGON (’53).

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More info on The Band Wagon (1953) – The Girl Hunt Ballet – Fred Astaire – Cyd Charisse – Classic Musical Comedy

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