The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle DVD
Starring Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edna May Oliver, Walter Brennan, Len Fields, Etienne Girardot, Donald MacBride
Directed by H.C. Potter
Capturing Fred and Ginger's last partnership on film until their reunion in 'The Barkleys of Broadway' ten years later, this is a nostalgic review of the lives of Vernon and Irene Castle.
The internationally successful ballroom dancers wooed the hearts of America during World War One, before their careers were tragically cut short by an air crash.
Classic numbers include 'Ron, Ron, Ron', 'Take Me Back to New York Town' and 'Little Brown Jug'.
- Format: DVD
- Region: 2
- Certification: (U)
- EAN: 5060082519154
- Catalogue number: ODNF440
- Studio: Screenbound Pictures Limited
- Release date: 21/04/2014
- Genre: Music/Performing Arts
- Colour: B/W