Arthur Freed

Arthur Freed

Highest Rated: 100% Till the Clouds Roll By (1946)

Lowest Rated: 14% Any Number Can Play (1949)

Birthday: Sep 9, 1894

Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, USA

Popular songwriter--notably in collaboration with Nacio Herb Brown--who joined MGM with the advent of sound and produced virtually every great Hollywood musical of the 1940s and 50s. Freed gathered around him such luminaries as Vincente Minnelli, Gene Kelly, Syd Charisse, Fred Astaire and Judy Garland, and produced classic films including the all-black "Cabin in the Sky" (1943), "Meet Me in St. Louis" (1944), "On The Town" (1949), "Singin' in the Rain" (1952) and "Silk Stockings" (1957).

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Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet String Theory Executive Producer - 2013
80% 81% Angel Heart Original Music $14.4M 1987
No Score Yet 78% Light in the Piazza Producer - 1962
82% 75% Bells Are Ringing Producer - 1960
82% 74% Gigi Producer - 1958
100% 68% Silk Stockings Producer - 1957
No Score Yet 73% Invitation to the Dance Producer - 1956
57% 49% Kismet Producer - 1955
88% 74% It's Always Fair Weather Producer - 1955
86% 71% Brigadoon Producer - 1954
100% 82% The Band Wagon Producer - 1953
No Score Yet 32% The Belle of New York Producer - 1952
100% 95% Singin' in the Rain Producer $23.9K 1952
82% 70% Show Boat Producer - 1951
96% 79% An American in Paris Producer - 1951
92% 69% Royal Wedding Producer - 1951
No Score Yet 24% Pagan Love Song Producer - 1950
71% 50% Crisis Producer - 1950
100% 67% Annie Get Your Gun Producer - 1950
14% 54% Any Number Can Play Producer - 1949
95% 70% Take Me Out to the Ball Game Producer - 1949
55% 70% The Barkleys of Broadway Producer - 1949
93% 83% On the Town Producer - 1949
20% 62% Words and Music Producer - 1948
78% 75% The Pirate Producer - 1948
91% 86% Easter Parade Producer - 1948
71% 43% Summer Holiday Producer - 1948
100% 78% Good News Producer - 1947
67% 59% Ziegfeld Follies Producer - 1946
100% 48% Till the Clouds Roll By Producer - 1946
100% 82% The Harvey Girls Producer - 1946
100% 82% The Clock Producer - 1945
80% 46% Yolanda and the Thief Producer,
Original Songs
- 1945
100% 87% Meet Me in St. Louis Producer - 1944
100% 74% Girl Crazy Producer - 1943
No Score Yet 47% Du Barry Was a Lady Producer - 1943
No Score Yet 48% Best Foot Forward Producer - 1943
81% 80% Cabin in the Sky Producer - 1943
100% 83% For Me and My Gal Producer - 1942
No Score Yet 50% Lady Be Good Producer - 1941
No Score Yet 68% Babes on Broadway Producer - 1941
No Score Yet 57% Little Nellie Kelly Producer - 1940
No Score Yet 80% Strike Up the Band Producer,
Original Music
- 1940
90% 69% Babes in Arms Producer - 1939