Meet Me In St. Louis Reviews

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Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader
December 15, 2008
One of the first films to integrate musical numbers into the plot, it explores, without condescension or simplemindedness, the feelings that drive the family members apart and then bring them back together again.
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Variety Staff
Variety
December 3, 2008
Garland achieves true stature with her deeply understanding performance, while her sisterly running-mate, Lucille Bremer, likewise makes excellent impact with a well-balanced performance.
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David Jenkins
Time Out
June 24, 2006
One of the great musicals.
Full Review | Original Score: 5/5
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Douglas Pratt
Hollywood Reporter
April 16, 2004
The joys of the film linger with the music and encourage you to savor the true moments of family togetherness.
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Bosley Crowther
New York Times
May 20, 2003
In the words of one of the gentlemen, it is a ginger-peachy show.