Gigi!  One of the best films featuring Louis Jourdan as Gaston and Leslie Caron as Gigi. Gigi is being trained as a Parisian courtesan by her grandmother but instead falls in love with Gaston, a playboy from the Parisian upper class, and he with her.

Gigi! One of the best films featuring Louis Jourdan as Gaston and Leslie Caron as Gigi. Gigi is being trained as a Parisian courtesan by her grandmother but instead falls in love with Gaston, a playboy from the Parisian upper class, and he with her.

Definitely a romantic ingenue, somewhere between a girl & a woman

Definitely a romantic ingenue, somewhere between a girl & a woman

Leslie Caron fue descubierta por Gene Kelly mientras bailaba con un ballet. El afamado bailarín la escogió para ser su pareja en el clásico 'Un americano en París' (1951)

Leslie Caron fue descubierta por Gene Kelly mientras bailaba con un ballet. El afamado bailarín la escogió para ser su pareja en el clásico 'Un americano en París' (1951)

1958 - 'Gigi' | Leslie Caron and Louis Jourdan star in this musical romance.  MGM

The Academy Awards best picture through the years

1958 - 'Gigi' | Leslie Caron and Louis Jourdan star in this musical romance. MGM

The final "courtesan" dress in Gigi is just spectacular.  It's way too simplistic for the era, but it fits the character, which is more important, in the end.  Plus, I adore the half moon hair pin (which you unfortunately can't see in this publicity photo).

The final "courtesan" dress in Gigi is just spectacular. It's way too simplistic for the era, but it fits the character, which is more important, in the end. Plus, I adore the half moon hair pin (which you unfortunately can't see in this publicity photo).

"Bad table manners, my dear Gigi, have broken up more housholds than infidelity."

"Bad table manners, my dear Gigi, have broken up more housholds than infidelity."

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