Follow the Fleet

Follow the Fleet

Part of Recovered Treasures: Great Films from World Archives
Sunday, February 6, 2011, 4:30 p.m.

Introduced by Rajendra Roy, The Museum of Modern Art
Restored by The Museum of Modern Art

Dir. Mark Sandrich. 1936, 118 mins.

Follow the Fleet was one of the most popular Astaire-Rogers musicals. With Astaire as a gumchewing sailor who falls for Rogers while on leave. It has a great Irving Berlin score, featuring “Let’s Face the Music and Dance.”

Free with museum admission.

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