September 29 — A Star is Born premieres and marks Judy Garland's comeback after her termination from her contract at
MGM. An astounding success with critics and audiences, A Star is Born not only marked the first time that legendary director
George Cukor had made a film musical and film that is in
Technicolor and in the
anamorphic widescreen format, but also it's been regarded as one of the Garland's best performances in her film career.