(Vincente Minnelli, 1944). One of Minnelli's most enduringly popular musicals, the best of Judy Garland's entire career, aglow with nostalgia, this charming but unsentimental period family album kicked off a new kind of lyric cinema, with the numbers completely woven smoothly into the story in a way they never had before. A tuneful gem, it exerted an influence on the development of the movie musical well into the next... More >>>