Compelling biography of composer George Gershwin featuring Robert Alda as the musical genius. Follow his career from his early days struggling on Manhattan's Lower East Side, and his partnership with brother Ira to his fame as one of music's most beloved writers. With Joan Leslie, Alexis Smith, and Oscar Levant as himself. Includes the Gershwin favorites "Embraceable You," "Swanee," "Summertime," "Someone to Watch Over Me," the title tune, and many more. Standard; Soundtrack: English.