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Babes in Arms (1939)

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Release Date: Oct 31, 1939 Wide

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This fun-filled spin-off of the Rodgers & Hart Broadway musical by the same name, features Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney as two young children of vaudevillian parents who aren't included in their parents travels, so they set out to produce a show of their own. Rooney's the driver here and he's up against the administrators of a fogy state-run trade school, who think the whole show idea is nonsense. A listening judge gives them 30 days to put on the show and prove they don't belong in the

Sep 25, 2007

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One of the most popular musical movies of Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland as youngsters.

April 24, 2011 Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com
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Strictly for the fans of Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland, and those with a soft spot for vaudeville.

September 23, 2008 Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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Full of vim and vigor -- maybe a little too much for some viewers

January 11, 2004
Kalamazoo Gazette

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let's put on a show!!!
April 4, 2007
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I'm not a big fan of the early Mickey Rooney stuff. Yeah yeah. Its cute and sentimental but it just doesn't translate well anymore.
August 12, 2007
John Ballantine

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