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Vincente Minnelli

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Vincente Minnelli

American stage director and film directoradd

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1903.

Countries: United States (66%), France (13%), Switzerland (3%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: The Great Ziegfeld, Ziegfeld Follies, Arthur Freed

Linked to: Ohio Wesleyan University, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Oxford University Press

 

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Vincente Minnelli was born in 1903 add something


1935

The first play Minnelli directed was a musical revue titled At Home Abroad which opened in October 1935 and starred Beatrice Lillie, Ethel Waters, and Eleanor Powell. add something

 

The Great Ziegfeld - The "Ziegfeld Follies" under Vincente Minnelli was initially performed in December 1935, before making its Broadway debut on January 30, 1936


1936

Minnelli later worked on The Ziegfeld Follies of 1936, Hooray for What/, Very Warm for May, and The Show is On. Minnelli's reputation grew and he was offered a job at MGM in 1940 by producer Arthur Freed. add something


1940

Minnelli's reputation grew and he was offered a job at MGM in 1940 by producer Arthur Freed. add something


1941

The Great Ziegfeld - MGM made two more "Ziegfeld" films - one entitled "Ziegfeld Girl" , starring James Stewart, Judy Garland, Hedy Lamarr, and Lana Turner, which recycled some film from "The Great Ziegfeld", and in 1946, "Ziegfeld Follies" by Vincente Minnelli


1945

The two began a courtship that eventually led to their marriage in June 1945. add something


1946

Fred Astaire - His next partner, Lucille Bremer, was featured in two lavish vehicles, both directed by Vincente_Minnelli: the fantasy Yolanda and the Thief which featured an avant-garde surrealistic ballet, and the musical revue Ziegfeld Follies which featured a memorable teaming of Astaire with Gene Kelly to "The Babbit and the Bromide", a Gershwin song Astaire had introduced with his sister Adele back in 1927.

 

The Great Ziegfeld - In 1946, MGM made another sequel, "Ziegfeld Follies", directed by Vincente Minnelli, director of the stage show


1949

Jack Martin Smith - His first Oscar nomination came in 1949 for his work on Vincente Minnelli's adaptation of "Madame Bovary"


1954

Eddie Quillan - One notable appearance of the era was his role of 'Sandy' in the 1954 Vincente Minnelli directed musical "Brigadoon", starring Gene Kelly, Van Johnson and Cyd Charisse


1955

Claude Garache - In 1955 he worked as an artistic advisor to Vincente Minnelli during the filming of "Lust for Life", his biography of Vincent van Gogh


1958

Martha Hyer - Her most significant role came as the love interest of Frank Sinatra in "Some Came Running" for director Vincente Minnelli in 1958, for which she received a nomination for the Academy *award for Best Supporting Actress

 

Gigi (1958 film) - "'Gigi"' is a 1958 American musical romantic comedy film directed by Vincente Minnelli


1960

Luana Patten - In 1960, she played the role of Libby Halstead in Vincente Minnelli's melodrama "Home from the Hill"

 

William Humphrey (writer) - The author of thirteen books, including five novels, collections of short stories and a memoir, Humphrey's first novel, "Home from the Hill", was made into an 1960 MGM film, directed by Vincente Minnelli and starring Robert Mitchum and Eleanor Parker


1962

Gregory Gaye - In 1962, portrayed a salesman in Vincente Minnelli's drama "The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse" starring Glenn Ford, Paul Lukas and Charles Boyer


1967

Minnelli served as a juror at the 1967 Cannes Film Festival. add something


1970

John Le Mesurier - In 1970 Le Mesurier appeared in Ralph Thomas's "Doctor in Trouble" as the Purser; he made an appearance in Vincente Minnelli's "On a Clear Day You Can See Forever", a romantic fantasy musical with a screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner adapted from his book for the 1965 stage production of the same name, featuring Barbra Streisand in the main role


1975

Pola Negri - In 1975, director Vincente Minnelli approached Negri to appear as the Contessa Sanziani in his film "A Matter of Time", but Negri was unable to accept the part due to poor health


1976

Gabriele Ferzetti - He appeared in French director Roger Pigaut's picture "Le guêpier" opposite Claude Brasseur and Marthe Keller and had a small role in Vincente Minnelli's fantasy "A Matter of Time" in 1976, which featured a prominent cast which included Ingrid Bergman and Liza Minnelli


1986

He was awarded France's highest civilian honor, the Commander Nationale of the Legion of Honor, only weeks before his death in 1986. add something

 

Minnelli died in July 1986, aged 83, after struggling with emphysema and bouts of pneumonia that caused him to be repeatedly hospitalized in his final year. add something

 

Minnelli died in July 1986, aged 83, after struggling with emphysema and bouts of pneumonia that caused him to be repeatedly hospitalized in his final year. add something


1990

Notre Dame , Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1990 FHL US/CAN Film add something


2009

Anderson died in 2009 at the age of 100 add something

 

Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 2009 add something