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Judy (2019)

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Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.

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Rupert Goold

Writers:

Tom Edge (screenplay by), Peter Quilter (based on the stageplay "End of the Rainbow" by)
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Renée Zellweger Shares Why Judy Garland Was 'Heroic'

Renée Zellweger reveals the most surprising thing she learned about Judy Garland while preparing for her role in Judy.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Renée Zellweger ... Judy Garland
Jessie Buckley ... Rosalyn Wilder
Finn Wittrock ... Mickey Deans
Rufus Sewell ... Sidney Luft
Michael Gambon ... Bernard Delfont
Bella Ramsey ... Lorna Luft
Gemma-Leah Devereux ... Liza Minnelli
Andy Nyman ... Dan
Darci Shaw ... Young Judy
Phil Dunster ... Ben
Royce Pierreson ... Burt
Gaia Weiss ... Abbie
Fenella Woolgar ... Margaret Hamilton
John Dagleish ... Lonnie Donegan
Philippe Spall ... L.A. Cab Driver
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Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.

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Judy Garland: the legend behind the rainbow.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for substance abuse, thematic content, some strong language, and smoking | See all certifications »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Judy See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,916,548, 29 September 2019

Gross USA:

$14,974,204

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$17,548,167
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Makeup designer Jeremy Woodhead had to prosthetically extend the tip of Renée Zellweger's nose ever so slightly in order to better match Judy Garland's profile. Dark-gray contact lenses were fitted to approximate Garland's dark brown eyes, and a cropped walnut-brown wig was fashioned to resemble Garland's iconic hairdo. See more »

Goofs

The few coins she had to call America would not have allowed a lengthy call to America. The cost of a phone call to USA in 1969 would have been prohibitively expensive from a phone box, without constant, frequent additions of more coins. She only puts in coins at the beginning of the call. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Granada Reports: 7 October 2019: Lunchtime Bulletin (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Written by Ralph Blane and Hugh Martin
Performed by Renée Zellweger and Rufus Wainwright
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Very worthwhile look at the life of Judy Garland.
31 August 2019 | by TxMikeSee all my reviews

Who has never seen "The Wizard of Oz"? What would that movie be without Judy Garland as Dorothy? The early stages of a very significant career.

In this new biopic Renée Zellweger gives one of her better performances as Judy Garland, and her singing is very appropriate. While biopics don't have lots of latitude, if they follow the factual life of the subject, they can be done dryly or they can be done with a spark. This one has that spark.

This movie is a very worthwhile look at the life of Judy Garland. See it for Judy, or see it for Renee, or see it for both ... just see it.


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