Fred Astaire

Title sequences from all feature films starring Fred Astaire (1899-1987) available on blu-ray (16/38).

  • 1933

    FLYING DOWN TO RIO

    Directed by: 
    Thornton Freeland
    Starring: 
    Dolores del Rio, Gene Raymond, Raul Roulien, Ginger Rogers
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1934

    THE GAY DIVORCEE

    Directed by: 
    Mark Sandrich
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Alice Brady, Edward Everett Horton, Betty Grable
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1935

    ROBERTA

    Directed by: 
    William A. Seiter
    Starring: 
    Irene Dunne, Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott, Helen Westley
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1935

    TOP HAT

    Directed by: 
    Mark Sandrich
    Starring: 
    Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Erik Rhodes, Eric Blore
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1936

    FOLLOW THE FLEET

    Directed by: 
    Mark Sandrich
    Starring: 
    Ginger Rogers, Randolph Scott, Betty Grable, Lucille Ball
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Swing Time (1936) title sequenceSource: the Criterion Collection blu-ray (2019)
    1936
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    SWING TIME

    Directed by: 
    George Stevens
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Victor Moore, Helen Broderick, Eric Blore
    Studio: 
    RKO Radio Pictures
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Shall We Dance (1937) title sequenceSource: the IVC blu-ray (2016)
    1937
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    SHALL WE DANCE

    Directed by: 
    Mark Sandrich
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Eric Blore, Jerome Cowan
    Studio: 
    RKO Radio Pictures
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1937

    A DAMSEL IN DISTRESS

    Directed by: 
    George Stevens
    Starring: 
    George Burns, Gracie Allen, Joan Fontaine, Reginald Gardiner
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Carefree (1938) title sequenceSource: the IVC blu-ray (2016)
    1938
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    CAREFREE

    Directed by: 
    Mark Sandrich
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Ralph Bellamy, Luella Gear, Jack Carson
    Studio: 
    RKO Radio Pictures
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939) title sequenceSource: the IVC blu-ray (2016)
    1939
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    THE STORY OF VERNON AND IRENE CASTLE

    Directed by: 
    H.C. Potter
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edna May Oliver, Walter Brennan, Lew Fields
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Broadway Melody of 1940 (1940) title sequenceSource: the Warner Bros. (2021)
    1940
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    BROADWAY MELODY OF 1940

    Directed by: 
    Norman Taurog
    Starring: 
    Eleanor Powell, George Murphy, Frank Morgan, Ian Hunter
    Studio: 
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Second Chorus (1940) title sequenceSource: the Film Chest (2013)
    1940
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    SECOND CHORUS

    Directed by: 
    H.C. Potter
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Paulette Goddard, Artie Shaw, Charles Butterworth, Burgess Meredith
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1941

    YOU’LL NEVER GET RICH

    Directed by: 
    Sidney Lanfield
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Rita Hayworth, Robert Benchley, John Hubbard, Osa Massen
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Holiday Inn (1942) title sequenceSource: the Universal Studios (2014)
    1942
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    HOLIDAY INN

    Directed by: 
    Mark Sandrich
    Starring: 
    Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds, Virginia Dale, Walter Abel
    Studio: 
    Paramount Pictures
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1942

    YOU WERE NEVER LOVELIER

    Directed by: 
    William A. Seiter
    Starring: 
    Rita Hayworth, Adolphe Menjou, Isobel Elsom, Leslie Brooks
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1943

    THE SKY’S THE LIMIT

    Directed by: 
    Edward H. Griffith
    Starring: 
    Joan Leslie, Robert Benchley, Robert Ryan, Elizabeth Patterson
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Ziegfeld Follies (1945) title sequenceSource: the Warner Bros. blu-ray (2021)
    1945
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    ZIEGFELD FOLLIES

    Directed by: 
    Roy Del Ruth, Vincente Minnelli
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Lucille Ball, Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, William Powell
    Studio: 
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1945

    YOLANDA AND THE THIEF

    Directed by: 
    Vincente Minnelli
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Lucille Bremer, Frank Morgan, Mildred Natwick, Mary Nash
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Blue Skies (1946) title sequenceSource: the Kino Lorber blu-ray (2022)
    1946
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    BLUE SKIES

    Directed by: 
    Stuart Heisler
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Bing Crosby, Joan Caulfield, Billy De Wolfe, Olga San Juan
    Studio: 
    Paramount Pictures
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Easter Parade (1948) title sequenceSource: the Warner Bros. blu-ray (2013)
    1946
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    EASTER PARADE

    Directed by: 
    Charles Walters
    Starring: 
    Judy Garland, Fred Astaire, Peter Lawford, Ann Miller
    Studio: 
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Country: 
    USA
     
     
    Fonts used: 
    Goudy Old Style
  • 1949

    THE BARKLEYS OF BROADWAY

    Directed by: 
    Charles Walters
    Starring: 
    Ginger Rogers, Oscar Levant, Billie Burke, Gale Robbins
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1950

    THREE LITTLE WORDS

    Directed by: 
    Richard Thorpe
    Starring: 
    Red Skelton, Vera-Ellen, Arlene Dahl, Keenan Wynn
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1950

    LET’S DANCE

    Directed by: 
    Norman Z. McLeod
    Starring: 
    Betty Hutton, Roland Young, Ruth Warrick, Barton MacLane
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Royal Wedding (1951) title sequence
    1951
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    ROYAL WEDDING

    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Jane Powell, Peter Lawford, Sarah Churchill, Keenan Wynn
    Studio: 
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1952

    THE BELLE OF NEW YORK

    Directed by: 
    Charles Walters
    Starring: 
    Vera-Ellen, Marjorie Main, Keenan Wynn, Alice Pearce
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: The Band Wagon (1953) title sequenceSource: the Warner Bros. blu-ray (2015)
    1953
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    THE BAND WAGON

    Directed by: 
    Vincente Minnelli
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Oscar Levant, Nanette Fabray, Ava Gardner
    Studio: 
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Daddy Long Legs (1955) title sequenceSource: the Kino Lorber blu-ray (2016)
    1955
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    DADDY LONG LEGS

    Directed by: 
    Jean Negulesco
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Leslie Caron, Terry Moore, Thelma Ritter
    Studio: 
    20th Century Fox
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Funny Face (1957) title sequenceSource: the Warner Bros. blu-ray (2014)
    1957
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    FUNNY FACE

    Directed by: 
    Stanley Donen
    Starring: 
    Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire, Kay Thompson, Michel Auclair
    Studio: 
    Paramount Pictures
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Silk Stockings (1957) title sequenceSource: the Warner Bros. blu-ray (2016)
    1957
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    SILK STOCKINGS

    Directed by: 
    Rouben Mamoulian
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Janis Paige, Peter Lorre, George Tobias
    Studio: 
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
    Country: 
    USA
     
     
    Title design: 
    Wayne Fitzgerald
  • On the Beach (1959) Fred Astaire - Blu-ray movie titleSource: the Kino Lorber blu-ray (2014)
    1959
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    ON THE BEACH

    Directed by: 
    Stanley Kramer
    Starring: 
    Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, Anthony Perkins
    Studio: 
    Stanley Kramer Productions
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1961

    THE PLEASURE OF HIS COMPANY

    Directed by: 
    George Seaton
    Starring: 
    Debbie Reynolds, Lilli Palmer, Tab Hunter, Gary Merrill
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1962

    THE NOTORIOUS LANDLADY

    Directed by: 
    Richard Quine
    Starring: 
    Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Lionel Jeffries, Estelle Winwood
    Country: 
    USA
  • Fred Astaire: Finian's Rainbow (1968) title sequenceSource: the Warner Bros. blu-ray (2017)
    1968
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    FINIAN’S RAINBOW

    Directed by: 
    Francis Ford Coppola
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Petula Clark, Tommy Steele, Don Francks, Keenan Wynn
    Country: 
    USA
     
     
    Title design: 
    Westheimer Company & Phill Norman
  • 1969

    MIDAS RUN

    Directed by: 
    Alf Kjellin
    Starring: 
    Richard Crenna, Anne Heywood, Fred Astaire, Ralph Richardson, Adolfo Celi
    Country: 
    USA
  • The Towering Inferno (1974) Fred Astaire - Blu-ray movie titleSource: the 20th Century Fox blu-ray (2009)
    1974
    • title sequence

    THE TOWERING INFERNO

    Directed by: 
    John Guillermin
    Starring: 
    Steve McQueen, Paul Newman, William Holden, Faye Dunaway, Fred Astaire
    Studio: 
    Warner Bros. Pictures
    Country: 
    USA
     
     
    Title design: 
    Pacific Title
  • 1976

    THE AMAZING DOBERMANS

    Directed by: 
    Byron Chudnow
    Starring: 
    James Franciscus, Barbara Eden, Jack Carter, Billy Barty
    Country: 
    USA
  • 1977

    UN TAXI MAUVE

    Directed by: 
    Yves Boisset
    Starring: 
    Charlotte Rampling, Philippe Noiret, Peter Ustinov, Edward Albert
    Country: 
    France, Ireland
  • Fred Astaire: Ghost Story (1981) title sequenceSource: the Shout! Factory blu-ray (2015)
    1981
    • title sequence
    • “The End”

    GHOST STORY

    Directed by: 
    John Irvin
    Starring: 
    Fred Astaire, Melvyn Douglas, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., John Houseman, Patricia Neal
    Country: 
    USA
     
     
    Title design: 
    Phill Norman
    Fonts used: 
    Caslon Antique