The Best Movies Directed by Gene Kelly  

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List of all movies directed by Gene Kelly ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Gene Kelly are listed here and include movie posters and Gene Kelly movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Gene Kelly as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Gene Kelly movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Gene Kelly film is can be factored into this list.

From Gene Kelly's studio films to Gene Kelly's independent films, this Gene Kelly filmography keeps tabs on all Gene Kelly movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different movies, like Singin' in the Rain and On the Town.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Gene Kelly direct?” or “who is Gene Kelly?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Gene Kelly?” and “what's a good selection of good Gene Kelly movies?”

If you're wanting to get into Gene Kelly films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Gene Kelly works.

All Gene Kelly director credits are included. This list of every movie that Gene Kelly has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Gene Kelly movie is and which actors starred in the Gene Kelly film.

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James Stewart and Henry Fonda both worked on a Gene Kelly directed movie, as have many other great actors.

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Debbie Reynolds, Gene Kelly, Rita Moreno
Singin' in the Rain is a 1952 American musical comedy film directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen, starring Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds, and choreographed by Kelly and Donen. It ...more
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Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly, Ann Miller
On the Town is a 1949 musical film with music by Leonard Bernstein and Roger Edens and book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green. It is an adaptation of the Broadway stage musical of the ...more
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Barbra Streisand, Louis Armstrong, Walter Matthau
Hello, Dolly! is a 1969 romantic comedy musical film based on the Broadway production of the same name. The film follows the story of Dolly Levi, as she travels to Yonkers, New York, to find a ...more
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James Stewart, Henry Fonda, Shirley Jones
The Cheyenne Social Club is a 1970 Western comedy, written by James Lee Barrett, directed and produced by Gene Kelly, and starring James Stewart, Henry Fonda and Shirley Jones. It's the story ...more
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Gene Kelly, Cyd Charisse, Michael Kidd
It's Always Fair Weather is a 1955 MGM musical satire scripted by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, who also wrote the show's lyrics, with music by André Previn and starring Gene Kelly, Dan ...more
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Gene Kelly, Tommy Rall, Tamara Toumanova
Invitation to the Dance is a 1956 anthology film consisting of three distinct stories, all starring and directed by Gene Kelly. The film is unusual in that it has no spoken dialogue, with the ...more
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That's Entertainment, Part II is a 1976 motion picture by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and a sequel to the 1974 documentary That's Entertainment!. Like the previous film, That's Entertainment, Part II ...more
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The Happy Road Gene Kelly, Michael Redgrave, Brigitte Fossey
The Happy Road is a 1957 French-American comedy film starring Gene Kelly, Barbara Laage, Michael Redgrave and Bobby Clark. Its plot involves two students who escape from their Swiss private ...more
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Doris Day, Gig Young, Richard Widmark
The Tunnel of Love is a 1958 romantic comedy film based on the Broadway hit by Peter De Vries and Joseph Fields. The film follows a married suburban couple who for reasons unknown, are unable to ...more
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Lucille Ball, Jayne Mansfield, Carl Reiner
A Guide for the Married Man is a 1967 American bedroom farce comedy film starring Walter Matthau, Robert Morse, and Inger Stevens. It was directed by Gene Kelly. It features a large number of ...more
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Jackie Gleason, Orangey
Gigot is an American motion picture; it was released in 1962 by 20th Century Fox. The film starred Jackie Gleason and was directed by Gene Kelly.