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Margaret O'Brien

Margaret O'Brien



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Bad Bascomb ... An outlaw's heart is stolen by a cute little moppet in this captivating Western... more info $17.56was $21.99 Buy Now

Meet Me in St.... St. Louis 1903. The well-off Smith family has four beautiful daughters,... more info $29.25was $34.99 Buy Now

Tenth Avenue... The folks who live in the teeming tenements lining Manhattan's Tenth Avenue... more info $18.95was $21.99 Buy Now

Lost Angel ... A little girl named Alpha (Margaret O'Brien) looks like a typical six-year-old.... more info $18.95was $21.99 Buy Now

The Secret... Enormously popular child actress Margaret O'Brien (Meet Me in St. Louis) touches... more info $17.56was $21.99 Buy Now

Madame Curie ... In an era when women were allowed to be ornaments mothers or drudges young Marie... more info $17.56was $21.99 Buy Now

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Born: January 15, 1937 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Story of Lassie, The (1994)
Documentary about canine superstar Lassie, combining film clips, still photographs, home movies, archival footage and on-camera interviews with many figures involved with the Lassie films or television series.
Amy (1981) as Hazel Johnson
Heller in Pink Tights (1960) as Della Southby
Touring actors in the wild West brave Indians and outlaws.
Glory (1956) as Clarabel Tilbee
A young woman's devotion to her racehorse creates romantic problems.
Her First Romance (1951) as Betty Foster
A high school girl steals from her parents to be with the boy she loves.
The Secret Garden (1949) as Mary Lennox
An orphaned girl changes the lives of those she encounters at a remote estate.
Little Women (1949) as Beth [March]
The four daughters of a New England family fight for happiness during and after the Civil War.
Tenth Avenue Angel (1948) as Flavia Mills
A child of the tenements helps an ex-con find a new life.
Big City (1948) as Midge [also known as Mary Ellen Rachel O'Donnell Andrews Feldman]
Three bachelors adopt an orphan, then fight over custody when each falls in love.
The Unfinished Dance (1947) as [Margaret] "Meg" Merlin
A young dance student accidentally cripples a teacher she doesn't like.
Bad Bascomb (1946) as Emmy
A western bandit is reformed by his love for a little girl.
Three Wise Fools (1946) as Sheila O'Monahan
An orphan girl melts the hearts of three crusty old men.
Our Vines Have Tender Grapes (1945) as Selma Jacobson
A Norwegian farmer tries to raise two children in the Midwest.
Music for Millions (1945) as "Mike"
A pregnant musician awaits her husband's return from World War II.
The Canterville Ghost (1944) as Lady Jessica de Canterville
A ghost who died a coward tries to inspire U.S. GIs to become heroes.
Lost Angel (1944) as Alpha [also known as "Professor"]
A girl raised to be a genius gets lost and discovers the simple pleasure of life.
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) as "Tootie" Smith
Young love and childish fears highlight a year in the life of a turn-of-the-century family.
Jane Eyre (1944) as Adele
A governess at a remote estate falls in love with her brooding employer.
Thousands Cheer (1944) as
An egotistical acrobat joins the Army and falls in love with his commander''''s daughter.
Madame Curie (1944) as Irene Curie, age 5
The famed female scientist fights to keep her marriage together while conducting early experiments with radioactivity.
Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case (1943) as Margaret
A wheelchair-bound doctor tries to prove a convicted killer's innocence.
Journey for Margaret (1942) as Margaret
An American correspondent tries to adopt two children orphaned during the London blitz.
Babes on Broadway (1942) as Little girl at audition
Show-biz hopefuls stage a benefit for an orphanage.

Cast (special)

Night at the Movies, A: Merry Christmas! (2011)
Actors and filmmakers reveal the secrets of great holiday classics.
Last Days of Judy Garland: The E! True Hollywood Story, The (2001) as Interviewee
Despite coping with personal demons, including a lifelong drug addiction that ultimately led to her death, Judy Garland is still remembered as one of Hollywood's greatest entertainers. In 1939, 17-year-old Garland starred in MGM's "The Wizard of Oz," the movie that made her a household name. Over th
Child Stars: Their Story (2000) as Interviewee
Account of the child star experience. Features interviews with more than 30 former child stars, TV clips, home movies, additional archive footage and a "round table," in which eight one-time child stars, representing eight decades of film and TV experience hold forth on the trials of life in the spo
Great Christmas Movies, The (1998) as Interviewee
A look at clips from classic holiday movies. Also celebrities recall their favorite Christmas movie moments.
65th Annual Academy Awards Presentation, The (1993)
Broadcast of the 65th annual Academy Awards presentation.
America's All-Star Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor (1989)
Coverage of the presentation to Elizabeth Taylor of the second annual America's Hope Award, given to an individual deemed to exemplify the American spirit. Highlights include clips from Taylor's film career; serenades by Kenny Rogers, Stevie Wonder, Carol Burnett and Dudley Moore; and a production n
When We Were Young... Growing Up on the Silver Screen (1989)
A documentary focusing on the era of child stars, showing how the films featuring children both reflected and affected the social conditions of the times. The program features interviews with several former child stars of the thirties and forties.

Cast (special)

Cast (short)

You, John Jones! (1943)
An air raid warden realizes how fortunate he is to live safely with his family while others around the world suffer from the war in this short film aimed at boosting U.S morale.

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