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Swing Time

Swing Time

Musical romance. A gambler is made to earn 25,000 dollars to prove he's not a layabout.

Hooray for Hollywood

BBC Proms: 2011 Season, Hooray for Hollywood

With excerpts from 42nd Street, Top Hat, Strike Up the Band and Swing Time.

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle

The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle

Musical biography of the popular dance duo of the early 20th century.

The Gay Divorce

The Gay Divorce

Guy Holden comes to the rescue of a trapped damsel in distress in a crowded customs shed.

Top Hat

Top Hat

Astaire and Rogers musical. An American dancer falls in love with the guest in his hotel.

Darcey Bussell Dances Hollywood

Darcey Bussell Dances Hollywood

Darcey Bussell steps into the shoes of her Hollywood heroes to celebrate dance musicals.

Second Chorus

Second Chorus

An agent tries to use her influence to get two student trumpeters into Artie Shaw's band.

Carefree

Carefree

Astaire-Rogers vehicle. A humourless lawyer sends his wavering fiancee to a psychiatrist.

Flying down to Rio

Flying down to Rio

Musical starring Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers in their first screen partnership.