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Also Known As: Died: June 22, 1969
Born: June 10, 1922 Cause of Death: accidental drug overdose
Birth Place: Grand Rapids, Minnesota, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

That's Entertainment! III (1994) as Song Performer
Classic musical numbers and rare behind-the-scenes footage show how MGM created the screen''''s greatest musicals. Featuring clips with Gene Kelly, Lena Horne and Debbie Reynolds.
A Child Is Waiting (1963) as Jean Hansen
An emotionally fragile woman takes a job teaching mentally handicapped children.
I Could Go On Singing (1963) as Jenny Bowman
An American singing star in London tries to reclaim the son she gave up for adoption.
Gay Purr-ee (1962) as Mewsette
Animated musical in which a French country cat becomes entranced with Parisian city life.
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961) as Irene Hoffman
An aging American judge presides over the trial of Nazi war criminals.
Pepe (1961) as
When is beloved horse is stolen and sold to a movie star, a young man travels to Hollywood.
Andy Hardy Comes Home (1958) as "Betsy Booth" from Andy Hardy Meets Debutante
In a sequel to the popular film series, Andy Hardy returns to Carvel to negotiate a land deal.
A Star Is Born (1954) as Vicki Lester [also known as Esther Blodgett]
A falling star marries the newcomer he's helping reach the top.
Summer Stock (1950) as Jane Falbury
A farmer gets sucked into show business when a theatrical troupe invades her farm.
In the Good Old Summertime (1949) as Veronica Fisher
In this musical remake of The Shop Around the Corner, feuding co-workers in a small music shop do not realize they are secret romantic pen pals.
Words and Music (1948) as
Songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart search for love while rising to the top.
Easter Parade (1948) as Hannah Brown
When his partner leaves him, a vaudeville star trains an untried performer to take her place, finding love in the process.
The Pirate (1948) as Manuela
An actor poses as a notorious pirate to court a romantic Caribbean girl.
Till the Clouds Roll By (1947) as Marilyn Miller
True story of composer Jerome Kern's rise to the top on Broadway and in Hollywood.
The Harvey Girls (1946) as Susan Bradley
Straitlaced waitresses battle saloon girls to win the West for domesticity.
Ziegfeld Follies (1946) as A Great Lady in "An Interview"
Legendary showman Flo Ziegfeld imagines the kind of Follies he could produce with MGM's musical stars.
The Clock (1945) as Alice Maybery
A G.I. en route to Europe falls in love during a whirlwind two-day leave in New York City.
Thousands Cheer (1944) as
An egotistical acrobat joins the Army and falls in love with his commander''''s daughter.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) as Esther Smith
Young love and childish fears highlight a year in the life of a turn-of-the-century family.
Presenting Lily Mars (1943) as Lily Mars
A small-town girl fights for her big chance on Broadway.
Girl Crazy (1943) as Ginger Gray
A womanizing playboy finds true love when he's sent to a desert college.
For Me and My Gal (1942) as Jo Hayden
An unscrupulous song-and-dance man uses his partner and his best friend to get ahead.
Babes on Broadway (1942) as Penny Morris
Show-biz hopefuls stage a benefit for an orphanage.
Ziegfeld Girl (1941) as Susan Gallagher
Three showgirls in the Ziegfeld Follies face romantic trials on their way to the top.
Life Begins for Andy Hardy (1941) as Betsy Booth
A small-town boy tries life in the big city before going to college.
Strike Up the Band (1940) as Mary Holden
A high-school band sets out to win a national radio contest.
Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940) as Betsy Booth
A teenage boy goes into debt to court a Manhattan socialite.
Little Nellie Kelly (1940) as Nellie Kelly/Little Nellie Kelly
The daughter of Irish immigrants patches up differences between her father and grandfather and rises to the top on Broadway.
Babes in Arms (1939) as Patsy Barton
A group of second-generation entertainers puts on a show to launch their careers.
The Wizard of Oz (1939) as Dorothy [Gale]
A Kansas farm girl dreams herself into a magical land where she must fight a wicked witch to escape.
Everybody Sing (1938) as Judy Bellaire
A theatrical family tries to put on a show but is upstaged by their servants.
Love Finds Andy Hardy (1938) as Betsy [Booth]
A small-town boy tries to juggle two girlfriends at once.
Listen, Darling (1938) as "Pinkie" Wingate
Two children try to find a new husband for their widowed mother.
Thoroughbreds Don't Cry (1937) as Cricket West
A young jockey goes crooked to land a valuable riding job.
Broadway Melody of 1938 (1937) as Betty Clayton
Backstage problems jeopardize a Broadway musical.
Pigskin Parade (1936) as Sairy Dodd
College football scouts recruit a country bumpkin with a killer kick.

Music (feature film)

9 (2009)
The time is the too-near future. Powered and enabled by the invention known as the Great Machine, the world's machines have turned on mankind and sparked social unrest, decimating the human population before being largely shut down. But as our world fell to pieces, a mission began to salvage the leg
Taking Woodstock (2009)
In 1969 Elliot Tiber, inadvertently played a role in making the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival into the famed happening it was. Working as an interior designer in Greenwich Village during culturally and politically exciting times, Mr. Tiber felt empowered by the gay rights movement. But he was al
Sex and the City (2008)
Carrie Bradshaw, successful author and everyone's favorite fashion icon-next-door, continues to narrate her own story about sex, love and the fashion-obsessed single woman in New York City. Carrie and her friends, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda, juggle jobs and relationships while navigating mothe
Australia (2008)
In Australia, on the brink of World War II, an English aristocrat travels to the faraway continent, where she meets a rough-hewn local and reluctantly agrees to join forces with him to save the land she inherited. Together, they embark upon a transforming journey across hundreds of miles of the world''s most beautiful yet unforgiving terrain, only to still face the bombing of the city of Darwin by the Japanese forces that attacked Pearl Harbor.
Milk (2008)
In 1977, Harvey Milk was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, becoming the first openly gay man to be voted into public office in America. His victory was not just a victory for gay rights; he forged coalitions across the political spectrum. From senior citizens to union workers, Harve
P.S. I Love You (2007)
Holly Kennedy is beautiful, smart and married to the love of her life--a passionate, funny and impetuous Irishman named Gerry. So when Gerry's life is taken by an illness, it takes the life out of Holly. The only one who can help her is the person who is no longer there. Nobody knows Holly better th
Family Stone, The (2005)
The Stones, a New England family, have their annual holiday gathering. The eldest son brings his girlfriend home to meet his parents, brothers and sisters. The bohemian Stones greet their visitor--a high-powered, controlling New Yorker--with a mix of awkwardness, confusion and hostility. Before the
Surviving Christmas (2004) as Song Performer ("Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas")
Facing another Christmas alone, Drew Latham decides to go back to his idyllic childhood home to spend the holidays with family. There is, however, one problem: the people living there now are not Drew''s family. Nevertheless, Drew has his mind set on an old-fashioned family Christmas, and the fact that the "family" in question, the Valcos, are complete strangers, isn''t about to put a crimp in his plans. Offering them a small fortune, Drew bribes his newfound "parents" to let him spend Christmas in their home, pretending to be part of the family. Just when the Valcos begin to question if any amount of money is worth being dragged all over town on such traditional family holiday excursions as Christmas shopping and the requisite choosing of the Christmas tree, their eldest daughter Alicia comes home for the holidays, with no intention of adopting a new "brother."
Down With Love (2003) as Song Performer ("Down With Love")
Barbara hits 1962 New York City with her new book, "Down With Love," a pre-feminist manifesto saying "no" to love and "yes" to career, empowerment--and sex. As Barbara's revolutionary tome rockets to the top of the best-seller charts, she becomes the target of ace journalist Catcher "Catch" Block, l
Catch Me If You Can (2002) as Song Performer ("Embraceable You")
Based on a true story, Frank W. Abagnale was employed as a doctor, a lawyer and as a co-pilot for a major airline company all before reaching his 21st birthday. A successful con artist and master of deception, Frank is also a brilliant forger, whose skill at check fraud has netted him millions of dollars in stolen funds, much to the chagrin of the authorities. FBI Agent Carl Hanratty has made it his prime mission to capture him and bring him to justice. However, Frank is always one step ahead of Carl baiting him to continue the chase.
Next Best Thing, The (2000) as Song Performer ("Trolley Song")
Abbie Reynolds is a Los Angeles yoga instructor who is approaching 40 and has been burned by too many past relationships. Robbie Whitaker is a gay, aging Hollywood playboy who works as a gardener and has become Abbie's best friend. Their relationship takes a different turn when, after the funeral
Hanging Up (2000) as Song Performer ("Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas")
Three sisters grow closer to one another as they cope with their dying father, an alcoholic ex-screenwriter who never enjoyed a close relationship with his daughters. Georgia is a high-powered magazine editor, Maddy a budding soap star and Eve a married professional party planner. When Eve must pla
Little Nicky (2000) as Song Performer ("Somewhere Over The Rainbow")
Nicky is just a guy who''d rather play heavy metal music in his bedroom sanctuary than climb the corporate ladder in his family''s thriving business. Ruthless older brothers Adrian and Cassius are much more ambitious. When their aging father decides to postpone his retirement, the sinister duo defects, leaving home to set up shop in a new location -- New York City. This is about to become a big problem for the "Big Apple." Nicky''s dad is the Devil, himself. Adrian and Cassius evade the Gatekeeper''s efforts to stop them and make a hasty exit from Hades. As a result, the gates of hell freeze over and with no more evil souls able to enter, their dad starts to fall apart-- literally! It''s up to Little Nicky to save him by finding his rotten brothers and bringing them home before his dad wastes away.
Molly (1999) as Song Performer ("Over The Rainbow")
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to grow into adulthood without leaving the freedom and wonderment of childhood behind? In this tale, a man takes care of his sister, Molly, when she is released from a mental institution where she is being treated for autism. After experimental treatment,
Made In America (1993) as Song Performer ("Somewhere Over The Rainbow")
A light-skinned 17 year-old girl, conceived by artificial insemination and believing that her father is dead, discovers that he is alive, white, and the obnoxious local cable tv car salesman. She, her African-American bookstore-owner mother, and her newly found father must deal with what this revelation means for them.
Long Day Closes, The (1992) as Song Performer ("Over The Bannister")
Autobiographical film based on the director''s happiest years of childhood; a time spent amid the love of his mother, sister and brothers, prior to the struggle he experienced in adapting to a new school.
Before Stonewall (1985) as Song Performer ("Somewhere Over The Rainbow")
A portrait of the history of the homosexual experience in the United States. Using filmed recollections and a wealth of archival material from both the mass media's portrayal of homosexuality and from the gay subculture's own documentation, we trace the social, political, and cultural development of
Terms Of Endearment (1983) as Song Performer ("Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody")
A mother-daughter relationship survives years of rivalry and romantic problems.
Hero (1983) as Song Performer
A group of misfits sets out from Los Angeles for a destination they never arrive at.

Cast (special)

Judy Garland: By Myself (2004)
Personal interviews and film clips explore the unforgettable life of Judy Garland. Narrated by Harris Yulin.
More of the Best of the Hollywood Palace (1993)
Special showcasing the top comedy and musical performers who appeared on the variety series, "Hollywood Palace," which aired on ABC from 1964 to 1970. Also included are never-before-seen outtakes.
Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli at the Palladium (1992)
A special in black and white of Judy Garland and her then 18-year-old daughter, Liza Minnelli, in performance together at a November 1964 concert at the London Palladium.
Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Hollywood, A (1967) as Guest
A comedy special in which Jack Paar hosts clips of Hollywood celebrities.
Judy Garland Show, The (1956) as Host
A special in which Judy Garland sings songs she has never before sung in public.
Judy Garland Show, The (1955) as Host
A ninety-minute program of music and song with Judy Garland in her first television special.

Music (special)

Twas the Night (2001)
Special that combines animated adaptations of classic holiday songs with live-action shorts to celebrate Christmas, Chanukah and Kwanzaa. Each segment is bridged by the humorous observations and anecodotes of a group of children talking about their holiday wishes, hopes and dreams. Musical performan
Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli at the Palladium (1992) as Song Performer ("Once In A Lifetime" "Just In Time" "The Man That Got Away" "Together" "Love, Love, Hurray For Love" "After You'Ve Gone" "By Myself" "How About You" "Lover" "You And The Night And The Music" "It All Depends On You" "His Is The Only Music That Makes Me Dance" "Get Happy" "Happy Days Are Here Again" "He'S Got The Whole World In His Hands" "San Francisco" "Over The Rainbow" "Chicago")
A special in black and white of Judy Garland and her then 18-year-old daughter, Liza Minnelli, in performance together at a November 1964 concert at the London Palladium.
Judy Garland: The Concert Years (1985) as Song Performer ("The Man Who Got Away" "Get Happy" "As Long As He Needs Me" "Rockabye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody" "Swanee" "You Made Me Love You" "The Battle Hymn Of The Republic" "Ol' Man River" "A Couple Of Swells" "Over The Rainbow")
A special that traces Judy Garland's concert performances, including her television and stage appearances.

Cast (short)

World News - 1954 (1954)
This short Warner-Pathé newsreel features a national sweater contest and footage from the 1954 Academy Awards.
Strictly G.I. (1943)
This patriotic short film features a filmed broadcast of the Command Performance radio program, featuring such Hollywood stars as Betty Hutton and Lana Turner.
We Must Have Music (1941)
This short film provides a brief history of soundtracks, from elaborate musical scores to background music.
Cavalcade of the Academy Awards (1940)
This short film presents the awards ceremony for the 1939 Academy Awards. Vitaphone Release 9780-9783.
Electrical Power (1939)
This short film looks at how electricity generated at Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) is sent to Hollywood movies studios to make films.
Hollywood Goes to Town (1938)
Thousands of stars and fans gather in Hollywood for the world premiere of "Marie Antoinette" (1938) in this promotional short film.
Judy Garland Sings "Silent Night" (1937)
In this short film, Judy Garland sings "Silent Night, Holy Night", accompanied by the St. Luke''s Episcopal Church Choristers of Long Beach, California.
Bubbles (1930)
In this musical short, The Vitaphone Kiddies perform a song and dance routine in the land of "make believe." Vitaphone Release 3898.

Music (short)

Judy Garland "If I Forget You" (1940)
In this short film, Judy Garland sings "If I Forget You" in tribute to Will Rogers.

Misc. Crew (short)

Judy Garland (1962)
This short film, part of the Hollywood Hist-o-Rama series, offers a brief biography of Judy Garland.

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