Lists > Five Favorite Mickey Rooney Movies (pre 1970)
Five Favorite Mickey Rooney Movies (pre 1970)
by gailinva created on Jul 17, 2013 (a list of 5 films )
Share this page:
Description: Favorite Mickey Rooney movies - If I could, I would add The Black Stallion to this list. :)
1. National Velvet
National Velvet is a 1944 drama film, in Technicolor, based on the novel by Enid Bagnold, published in 1935. It stars Mickey Rooney, Donald Crisp and a young Elizabeth Taylor.In 2003, National Velvet was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress... read more...
2. It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
161 minutes (most commonly)It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World is an American comedy film produced and directed by Stanley Kramer about the madcap pursuit of $350,000 in stolen cash by a diverse and colorful group of strangers. The ensemble comedy premiered on November 7, 1963. Read article at Wikipedia read more...
3. Boys Town
Boys Town is a 1938 biographical drama film based on Father Edward J. Flanagan's work with a group of disadvantaged and delinquent boys in a home that he founded and named "Boys Town". It stars Spencer Tracy as Father Edward J. Flanagan, and Mickey Rooney, Henry Hull, Gene Reynolds, Edward Norris, a... read more...
4. Young Tom Edison
Young Tom Edison is a 1940 biographical film about the early life of inventor Thomas Edison, with Mickey Rooney in the title role. Read article at Wikipedia read more...
5. Babes in Arms
Babes in Arms is the 1939 film version of the 1937 Broadway musical of the same name. The film version stars Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Charles Winninger, Guy Kibbee, June Preisser, Grace Hayes and Betty Jaynes.The movie was written by Jack McGowan, Kay Van Riper and Annalee Whitmore (uncredited).... read more...