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Director  Jackie Cooper
Music director  Charles Fox
Duration  
Country  United States
6.6/10 IMDb

Genre  Biography, Drama, Music
Executive producer  Robert Birnbaum
Language  English
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Writer  Christopher Finch, John McGreevey
Release date  November 6, 1978
Awards  Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited Series or Movie
Cast  Andrea McArdle (Judy Garland), Don Murray (Frank Gumm), Michael Parks (Roger Edens), Rue McClanahan (Ida Koverman), Nicholas Pryor (Bill Gilmore), Martin Balsam (Louis B. Mayer)
Similar movies  Harlow (1965), Look for the Silver Lining (1949), Chaplin (1992), The George Raft Story (1961), The Seven Little Foys (1955)

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Rainbow is a 1978 American made-for-television biographical film directed by Jackie Cooper which chronicles the early years of singer-actress Judy Garland, portrayed by Andrea McArdle. The film was written by John McGreevey based on the 1975 book Rainbow: The Stormy Life of Judy Garland by Christopher Finch and originally aired on NBC Monday Night at the Movies on November 6, 1978.

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Synopsis

The early life and struggles of Judy Garland during her early years in vaudeville, and follows her through her illustrious and highly-publicized rise to stardom at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios; her trials as a youngster in dealing with the movie studio system that held her back while her mother was forever pushing her to excel, as well as all the backstage joy and heartbreak during the filming of The Wizard of Oz (1939).

Cast

  • Andrea McArdle as Judy Garland
  • Don Murray as Frank Gumm
  • Michael Parks as Roger Edens
  • Piper Laurie as Ethel Gumm
  • Rue McClanahan as Ida Koverman
  • Jack Carter as George Jessel
  • Nicholas Pryor as Bill Gilmore
  • Donna Pescow as Jimmie Gumm
  • Martin Balsam as Louis B. Mayer
  • Johnny Doran as Jackie Cooper
  • Award

    Emmy Award

  • 1979: Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited Series or a Special – Howard Schwartz
  • References

    Rainbow (1978 film) Wikipedia
    Rainbow (1978 film) IMDb Rainbow (1978 film) themoviedb.org


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