Presenting Lily Mars
|Presenting Lily Mars|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Norman Taurog|
|Produced by||Joe Pasternak|
|Written by||Jack Mintz (comedy construction)|
Presenting Lily Mars|
by Booth Tarkington
|Music by||George Stoll|
|Edited by||Albert Akst|
Presenting Lily Mars is a 1943 American musical film directed by Norman Taurog, produced by Joe Pasternak, starring Judy Garland and Van Heflin, and based on the novel by Booth Tarkington. The film is often cited as Garland's first film playing an adult type role (although For Me and My Gal, released the previous year, is also often credited thus). Tommy Dorsey and Bob Crosby appear with their orchestras in this Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer production..
The soundtrack includes:
- Every Little Movement (Has a Meaning All Its Own)
- When I Look At You
- Tom, Tom The Piper's Son
- Three O'Clock in the Morning and
- Broadway Rhythm featuring Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra.
According to MGM records the film earned USD$2,216,000 in the US and Canada and $1,039,000 elsewhere, resulting in a profit of $1,211,000.
- The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study.
- Presenting Lily Mars, IMBD.com
- "Top Grossers of the Season", Variety, 5 January 1944 p 54
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