Director: Victor Fleming. Harvey Cheyne (Freddie) is a spoiled brat who falls off an ocean liner and is rescued by fishermen just putting out to sea. He learns much in his trip with them about real life. Tracy won an Oscar for Best Actor as Manuel in 1938.
Director: Clarence Brown; 12 yr-old Elizabeth Taylor
Director: Mike Hodges. Also starred Lizabeth Scott, Nadia Cassini & Dennis Price. Plot: A seedy writer of sleazy pulp novels is recruited by a quirky, reclusive ex-actor to help him write his biography at his house in Malta.
Director: Reginald Barker. Also starred Judith Allen, Robert McWade & Bruce Warren. Plot: A young doctor running a health farm for polio victims is dazzled by a pretty and wealthy society girl, to the detriment of his patients and the woman who really loves him.
Director: Peter Bezencenet. Also starred Michael Medwin, Wolfgang Lukschy & Helga Sommerfeld
Also starred Fay Holden, Cecilia Parker, Lana Turner and Ann Rutherford. Judy was injured in an auto accident on May 24, 1938, but despite three broken ribs and a punctured lung, she was back to the set on June 11.
Garland was honoured with an Academy Juvenile Award "for her outstanding performance as a screen juvenile during the past year" for this film and Oz.
The role of Barbara Jo was intended for Shirley Temple but 20th Century Fox refused to loan her for the movie.
American actor, vaudevillian, producer, and radio personality
American Academy Award, Golden Globe and Emmy Award winning film actor
Also starred Sophie Tucker. The first of Judy’s ten appearances with Mickey Rooney.
Director: Norman Taurog. The story of Father Edward Flanagan (Tracy) and his efforts to provide a safe environment for runaway boys in Omaha, Nebraska. Tracy won his second Oscar for Best Actor as Father Flanagan in 1939.
Director: Willis Goldbeck. Also starred Bonita Granville & Lina Romay. Plot: Andy Hardy (Rooney) goes to college after returning from World War II. He is in love with Kay Wilson (Granville) this time.
Director: Irving Pichel. Also starred Peter Lorre, Taylor Holmes & Art Smith. Plot: After borrowing $20 from his employer's cash register, an auto mechanic is plunged into a series of increasingly disastrous circumstances which rapidly spiral out of his control.
Director: Tay Garnett. Also starred James Brown, Ralph Dumke & Milburn Stone. Plot: Johnny (Rooney) runs away from Father O'Hara's (O'Brien) orphanage and becomes a roller skating star with the help of Mary Reeves (Tyler)...