Singin' in the Rain is one of the most-loved and celebrated film musicals of all time from MGM, before a mass exodus to filmed adaptations of Broadway plays emerged as a standard pattern. It was made directly for film, and was not a Broadway adapta
Directed by Billy Wilder. With James Cagney, Horst Buchholz, Pamela Tiffin, Arlene Francis. Comedy about Coca-Cola's man in West Berlin, who may be fired if he can't keep his American boss's daughter from marrying a Communist.
Sunset Boulevard Classic Cinema series Directed by Billy Wilder. With William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim, Nancy Olson. A hack screenwriter writes a screenplay for a former silent-film star who has faded into Hollywood obscurity.