Thoroughbreds Don't Cry

  • 1937
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  • NR
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Judy Garland's first starring role and her first of many movies with Mickey Rooney is a predictable racehorse story with a couple of tunes tossed in to liven up the hokum plot. Young Roger Calverton (Ronald Sinclair, a 14-year-old then being groomed as the new Freddie Bartholomew) arrives in the US with his crusty grandpa Sir Peter (C. Aubrey Smith). The...read more

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At a boardinghouse for future jockeys, a working class, roughneck boy and a posh British kid develop a tense rivalry over not only their success on horseback, but also over the attention of a certain girl.

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  • Review: Judy Garland's first starring role and her first of many movies with Mickey Rooney is a predictable racehorse story with a couple of tunes tossed in to liven up the hokum plot. Young Roger Calverton (Ronald Sinclair, a 14-year-old then being groomed as the… (more)

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