Articles about: “Babes on Broadway”

Directed by Busby Berkeley. Starring Mickey RooneyJudy GarlandVirginia Weidler, and James Gleason. MGM, 1941.

In Production: 07/14/41—10/15/41
Reshoots: Began November 7, 1941
Released: 12/31/41

Cost: $955,000
Domestic Earnings: $2,363,000
Foreign Earnings: $1,496,000
Total Earnings: $3,859,000
Total Profit: $1,720,000

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Buy it on: “TCM Greatest Classic Legends: Rooney & Garland” DVD Set

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