While Renée Zellweger's turn as Judy Garland in her darker times in Judy is earning Oscar buzz, Garland's career cannot be defined merely by its sad end. From Meet Me In St. Louis to A Star is Born (pictured) and, of course, The Wizard of Oz, her icon status was well-cemented before her ultimate downfall.
Staff Pick of the Day
Directed by John Waters
John Waters toned things down from NC-17 to a respectable R rating with Polyester, which is still packed with classic Waters imagery and chaos, including 50s heartthrob Tab Hunter skewering his image, Edith Massey playing an oblivious, aged debutante, and, of course, Divine as Francine Fishpaw, a housewife against whom the world seems to be conspiring.