I tried to breathe. I tried to remain calm as I gently but firmly explained to him that...
"That 'old broad' is Cyd Charisse. She has legs that go on for five or six miles, made tons of MGM musicals and she is a truly brilliant dancer."
Sadly, Cyd Charisse died today at 86.
Here she is in Singing in the Rain with Gene Kelly.
This, ladies and gentlemen, is talent. This is sex. This is quite possibly the most perfect entrance in any film that has ever been made. Extraordinary.
Gone but never forgotten.