I watched Singin’ in the Rain in time for Glee, but I really should have watched it before. It is truly a good musical. The singing was good, I had Singin’ in the Rain in my head for a while after watching the movie. What was really funny were the jokes on bad dubbing. The movie made fun of dubbing before bad dubbin was done on Kung Fu movies and it basically knew Milli Vanilli would happen.
If you don’t know Milli Vanilli was a total fake. They had other singers sing for them but unlike Debbie Reynolds’ character, they didn’t get a big break after Milli Vanilli were found to be fakes. I wonder if they wanted to be stars themselves or if they were fine in the background. Not everyone wants to be the star, even if they can sing.
But to make a circular connection to Singin in the Rain, Milli Vanilli did a song called Blame it on the Rain.
What can I say? Lip Syncing is dangerous. Look what it did to Ashlee Simpson.