I wrote this for Portable. Read it if you want to watch good musicals that don’t make you want to kill yourself.
It’s been pointed out to me that Gene Kelly always looked like he was having more fun dancing with the fellas than he did with the ladies.
I firmly believe it’s just because he never got to dance with me.
Portable’s definitive list of the best movies ever made. A useful companion to BFI’s Sight and Sound list of the Best Movies Ever Made.