The New Pictures, May 22, 1944

Andy Hardy's Blonde Trouble

(M.G.M.) should please everybody. Cinemaddicts who loathe Andy Hardy and his stereotypical small town family can loathe them more than ever. Cinemaddicts to whom the Hardys are like memories of their youth can continue to cherish them.

The reasons for the colossal popularity of the Hardy Family pictures—which have grossed M.G.M. well above $20,000,000 against an investment of around $4,000,000—will probably not be found in the story of any one picture, certainly not in this one. This time Andy (Mickey Rooney) is on his way to Wainright College —a...