Meet Me in St. Louis
Meet Me in St. Louis is a 1944 American Technicolor musical film made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Divided into a series of seasonal vignettes, starting with Summer 1903, it relates the story of a year in the life of the Smith family in St. Louis, leading up to the opening of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition (more commonly referred to as the World's Fair) in the spring of 1904. The film stars Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor, Lucille Bremer, Tom Drake, Leon Ames, Marjorie Main, June Lockhart, and Joan Carroll.
The backdrop for the film is St. Louis, Missouri in the year leading up to the 1904 World's Fair.
|author||Fred F. Finklehoffe Irving Brecher Sally Benson|
|award||National Board of Review: Top Ten Films National Film Registry|
|keywords||attack ball boy next door christmas christmas eve claim construction site cry even expect first kiss gas lamps halloween have yourself a merry little christmas help house party learning the truth margaret o\'brien new york city phone call pick up rescue run scold smith snowman talk world\'s fair|
|nomination||Academy Award for Best Cinematography, Color Academy Award for Best Original Musical Score Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay|
|productionCompany||Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Warner Bros. Pictures|
|publisher||Loews Cineplex Entertainment|
|theme||jukebox musical musical|