A Date With Judy
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In this lightweight musical comedy, Judy Foster (Jane Powell) and Carol Pringle (Elizabeth Taylor) are teenagers and best friends who find their loyalties tested when they both fall for the same good-looking older man, Stephen Andrews (Robert Stack). This situation is particularly troublesome for Judy, who already has a boyfriend, "Oogie" Pringle (Scotty Beckett), Carol's brother. Meanwhile, the girls join forces for a little sleuthing when Judy discovers that her father, Melvin Foster (Wallace Beery), has been spending time with Brazilian bombshell Rosita Conchellas (Carmen… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A Date with Judy features a song called Strictly on the Corny Side, which might serve as the movie's theme song."
‑ , TIME Magazine
"Taylor is breathtakingly beautiful, but Miranda walks off with every scene she's in."
‑ , TV Guide's Movie Guide
"A Date with Judy is loaded with youthful zest, making for gay, light entertainment."
‑ Variety Staff, Variety
"It's ridiculously old-fashioned, but it's also spectacular entertainment, with wonderful songs, a big heart, and plenty of laughs."
‑ David Cornelius, DVDTalk.com
"It's a bubbly old-fashioned romantic/comedy/musical."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"...a few good tunes are not enough to turn this musical comedy into anything more than lightweight escapist fluff."
‑ John J. Puccio, Movie Metropolis
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