The movie starts off at the beginning of Judy Garland's life singing when she was two years old. It jumps to when she was 12 and was signed by MGM and later when her father dies. The movie tells about her early struggles with MGM and with the addiction to barbiturates. It then jumps to the marriage to Vincette Minelli and the struggles with that, and leads into the rest of the movie and her marriages to Sid Luft, Mark Herron, and Mickey Deans and ends when she dies in 1969
Dorothy found the end of the rainbow. Judy spent her life looking for it.
Did You Know?
One musical number, "You're Nobody (Until You've Played the Palace)," performed by Judy Davis (singing dubbed by Garland), was deleted to harness the miniseries' running time. The footage can be viewed as a bonus feature on the DVD release. See more
Judy watches color TV broadcast of A Star is Born on a vintage black and white television set. See more
He adores me and I need to be adored.
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. See more
References Babes in Arms
Performed by MGM Studio Orchestra See more