TV Mini-Series | TV-PG | | Biography, Drama, Music
The Judy Garland story from the 1930s until her death.
Though meticulously recreated, two elements of "The Trolley Song" are not in keeping with the original: Judy Davis is clearly two decades older than Garland appeared at age 22, and the style and hue of her wig are far cries from the iconic one Garland originally wore. At the time this show was aired, there was a general consensus that Davis took over the role from Tammy Blanchard too soon in the story, as Blanchard (age 23 during filming) would have been more believable portraying Garland's young adult years at MGM.
Yes I've heard how difficult it is to work with Judy Garland. Do you know how difficult it is to BE Judy Garland? I've been trying to be Judy Garland all my life!
When Vincente Minnelli empties the Q-tip jar while looking for pills in Judy's dressing room, a bar code sticker is clearly visible on the bottom of the jar.
The DVD version of the film has a number at the Palace theatre removed from the body of the film, but is retained as an extra feature on the disc.