On the Town

Beverly Hills, CA: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer [MGM], 1949. Vintage borderless promotional photograph from the 1949 film, showing director and actor Gene Kelly sitting atop a rail. Mimeo snipe on the verso.

From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler.

Based on the 1944 play. Three US Navy sailors on 24 hour shore leave hit the streets of New York searching for romance and pleasure.

Set and shot on location in in New York.

6.75 x 8.5 inches. Very Good plus, with light wear at the corners.

National Film Registry.


[Book #156206]