Margaret OBrien


Birth Name: Margaret OBrien
Born: 01/15/1937
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA

O'Brien's next big showcase came with "Meet Me in St. Louis" (1944). As Tootie Smith, the feisty but fragile little sister of Judy Garland, she was a bright point in a very good film, especially in her musical numbers with Garland and during a Halloween sequence in which she confronts a grouchy neighbor. For her performance, she was awarded a special juvenile Oscar. Her next two features, "Music for Millions" (1944) and the drama "Our Vines Have Tender Grapes" (1945) were also impressive, but her luck pretty much wore out after that. Her last MGM films were generally unimpressive: the Western "Bad Bascombe" and the comedy "Three Wise Fools" (both 1946) and the melodrama "The Big City" (1948)...

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1990-05-23 Meet Me in St. Louis
2000 Child Stars: Their Story
2000 Last Days of Judy Garland: The E! True Hollywood Story
1998 Great Christmas Movies
1993 Story of Lassie
1992 65th Annual Academy Awards
1992 65th Annual Academy Awards Presentation

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