|All Ashore 1953 N/R, 80 min.|
Genre: Musical / Comedy
Director: Richard Quine
Cast: Mickey Rooney, Dick Haymes, Peggy Ryan, Ray McDonald, Barbara Bates, Jody Lawrance, Dick Crockett, Fay Roope, Jean Willes, Rica Owen, Patricia Walker, Eddie Parker, Frank Kreig, Ben Welden, Gloria Pall
Three sailors Francis "Moby" Dickerson, Joe Carter, and Skip Edwards (Mickey Rooney, Dick Haymes, and Ray McDonald) head off on shore leave at Catalina Island but find they are broke. Their solution is to put on a show and star as performers.
|Babes on Broadway 1941 N/R, 118 min.|
Genre: Musical / Comedy / Romance
Director: Busby Berkeley
Cast: Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Fay Bainter, Virginia Weidler, Ray McDonald, Richard Quine, Donald Meek, Luis Alberni, James Gleason, Margaret O'Brien, Emma Dunn, Frederick Burton, Cliff Clark, William Post Jr., Alexander Woolcott
Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland team up again for a lively musical. This time, Rooney plays Tommy Williams who produces a charity show as the means of taking orphans on a country trip. With help from his friend Penny (Garland) and their young friends, the show does go on–but not without problems. Songs include "How About You?" and "Hoe Down." This film marks the debut of Margaret O'Brien.
|Life Begins for Andy Hardy 1941 N/R, 100 min.|
Genre: Drama / Comedy
Director: George B. Seitz
Cast: Lewis Stone, Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Fay Holden, Ann Rutherford, Sara Haden, Patricia Dane, Ray McDonald, George P. Breakston, Pierre Watkin, Tommy Kelly, Joseph Crehan
Andy Hardy (Mickey Rooney) has graduated from high school and convinces his father, Judge Hardy (Lewis Stone), that he may go to New York City to spend the summer and learn more about the world. Andy's pal, Betsy Booth (Judy Garland), keeps an eye on things and even reports back to Judge Hardy on Andy's activities. It turns out that Andy is NOT ready for life in the big city, and Judge Hardy and Betsy convince him to return home.
|1. All Ashore (1953)|
2. Babes on Broadway (1941)
3. Life Begins for Andy Hardy (1941)
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