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1) Gene Kelly had one of his first im­por­tant film roles in the 1943 mu­si­cal “DuBarry Was a Lady,” co-star­ring with what two red-haired com­edy leg­ends?

2) Kelly thought he had a sure­fire hit when he signed to star in the lav­ish 1948 mu­si­cal “The Pi­rate,” but the pro­duc­tion hit stormy seas when his un­sta­ble lead­ing lady thought the di­rec­tor was fa­vor­ing Kelly in their scenes. Who was the tem­per­a­men­tal ac­tress?

3) “An­chors Aweigh” brought Kelly his only Os­car nom­i­na­tion as best ac­tor as well as a mem­o­rable num­ber with what an­i­mated dance part­ner?

4) Kelly played one of three sailors go­ing “On the Town” in the movie mu­si­cal of that ti­tle. What “town” was it?

5) What Amer­i­can com­poser wrote the mu­sic that was used in the 17-minute ti­tle bal­let in “An Amer­i­can in Paris”?

6) Cyd Charisse starred with Kelly in what 1954 mu­si­cal set in an en­chanted Scot­tish vil­lage?

7) What 1952 Kelly clas­sic chron­i­cles the ef­forts of a stu­dio to sal­vage an ex­pen­sive silent flop by turn­ing it into a lav­ish mu­si­cal?

8) In 1962, Kelly played Fa­ther Chuck O’Mal­ley in a TV se­ries based on the 1944 movie “Go­ing My Way.” Who had played Fa­ther Chuck in that orig­i­nal movie?

9) Kelly di­rected Bar­bra Streisand in what overblown 1969 movie mu­si­cal?

10) Muses and roller disco some­how col­lided in what 1980 Kelly mu­si­cal, widely re­garded as a clas­sic turkey?

Xanadu”“10) Dolly!” Hello,“9)

Crosby Bing 8) Rain” the in Sin­gin’“7)

Bri­gadoon”“6) Gersh­win Ge­orge 5) York New 4)

Jerry”) & Tom(“mouse the Jerry 3)

Gar­land Judy 2) Skelton Red and Ball Lu­cille 1)

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