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MGM Christmas Trailer (1937)

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Judy Garland sings "Silent Night, Holy Night", accompanied by the St. Luke's Episcopal Church Choristers of Long Beach, California.

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Judy Garland sings "Silent Night, Holy Night", accompanied by the St. Luke's Episcopal Church Choristers of Long Beach, California.

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This short film is available as a bonus on the Warner DVD of A Christmas Carol (1938). See more »

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O Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fidelis)
Written by John Francis Wade
Latin lyrics by Frederick Oakeley
Performed on a carillon
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Sweet but far too short
24 December 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I know I have to fill out 10 lines to get this published...but how do you write 10 lines on a 2 minute short??? I'm not sure but I'll try...

This opens on a beautiful snowy night. We see a church in the distance and hear the bells ringing. Then we cut to inside and see a VERY young Judy Garland (I believe she was 15) singing "Silent Night" with a whole choir of kids backing her up! In an amusing little lapse of continuity you see beautiful sunlight streaming through a HUGE painted glass window---but it's NIGHT outside! But I'm not complaining--it was more funny than anything else. Also Garland looks just incredible and her voice is beautiful (of course). There! I filled 10 lines! WELL worth seeing. This pops up on TCM around every December so try to catch it there.


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