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A Date with Judy (1948)

Developed from a radio program which began in 1941, hyperactive teenager Judy challenges and is challenged by her overly proper parents, pest of a brother Randolph and boyfriend Oogie.

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Developed from a radio program which began in 1941, hyperactive teenager Judy challenges and is challenged by her overly proper parents, pest of a brother Randolph and boyfriend Oogie.

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29 July 1948 (USA)  »

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Judy's mother, played by Selena Royle, was married at age 17 and is celebrating her 20th anniversary, making her 37. Royle was 44 at the time of filming. See more »

Goofs

[The picture on Mr Foster's desk in his office is clearly a picture of a man (dark suit, bow-tie, white shirt, pocket handkerchief). But he tells the dance instructor that it's a picture of his wife.] That was posted by a Millennial who hasn't a clue to lady's attire in the early 20th century. Instead of concentrating on the outfit, you can clearly see by the face that it is, indeed, his wife. See more »

Quotes

Melvin R. Foster: What ever happened to Oogie?
Judy Foster: Oh I just gave him up forever for a little while.
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Referenced in That's My Mama: A Date with Judy (1975) See more »

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Scotty Beckett's best
20 August 2000 | by ( LOS ANGELES) – See all my reviews

This film is a real riot of charm, song, wit and dazzling color. This kind of movie-making has been dead for a very long time, to my everlasting regret. Scotty Beckett and Jane Powell stand out. Unfortunately, Carmen Miranda is made to sing Hollywood's version of Brazilian songs, rather than the authentic stuff. It is disappointing that foreigners should so often be the object of amusement in American films. They are not allowed any dignity. However, Miranda makes the best of what she is given, and shines like a star.

The fun is wholesome, but not too wholesome. The plot involves suspected adultery by a venerable father!!! Plots and subplots are gloriously interwoven. Every time I see this film I am reassured that there IS such a thing as perfection.


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