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The Gay Divorcee
Directed by Mark Sandrich • 1934 • United States
Starring Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady
Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers sing, dance, and find romance to the songs of Cole Porter in one of their greatest films. While crossing the English Channel after a successful engagement in the cafés of Paris, American dancer Guy Holden (Astaire) is swept into a whirlwind romance when he meets Mimi Glossop (Rogers), a woman whose quest for a divorce results in a series of mistaken-identity hijinks. Featuring the musical numbers “The Continental” and “Night and Day,” this second pairing between Astaire and Rogers finds the legendary dance team in full swing.