For Me and My Gal
For Me and My Gal (1942)

For Me and My Gal, a leisurely period musical, represents the first on-screen dancing of MGM's new star Gene Kelly. Judy Garland plays a member of a vaudeville troupe consisting of herself, George Murphy, Ben Blue and Lucille Norman.… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 20, 1942
DVD Release Date: April 6, 2004
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Emanuel Levy

Busby Berkeley's enjoyable musical marks the feature screen debut of Gene Kelly, who enjoys great rapport with Judy Garland.

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Steve Crum

Gene and Judy are inspired casting in this early MGM musical.

Fernando F. Croce

Transcending the vortex of bulldozing patriotism are Kelly and Garland, harmonizing musically and emotionally

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Interesting musical drama with atypical performance from Kelly.

Dennis Schwartz
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A nostalgic homage to vaudeville during the pre-WWI period that is no better than a routine musical.

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Flixster Audience Score: 83% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
A little hoky but Judy and Gene make a good team.
Jennifer Xu
this movie would've been so much more amazing with color. gene kelly gives a respectable - but not stunning - debut as a pretty unlikeable character… More
Leigh Ryan
Dancing, singing, Judy...