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Junior Miss (1945)

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New York teenager gets involved in everyone's lives by playing cupid. She turns the household upsidedown and gets her dad fired by fixing up her uncle with the boss's daughter.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Peggy Ann Garner ...
Judy Graves
Stephen Dunne ...
Uncle Willis Reynolds
Allyn Joslyn ...
Harry Graves
Faye Marlowe ...
Ellen Curtis
Mona Freeman ...
Lois Graves
Sylvia Field ...
Mrs. Graves
Barbara Whiting ...
Fuffy Adams
Stanley Prager ...
Joe - Elevator Operator
John Alexander ...
J. B. Curtis
Connie Gilchrist ...
Hilda
Scotty Beckett ...
Haskell Cummings Jr.
Alan Edwards ...
Haskell Cummings Sr.
Dorothy Christy ...
Mrs. Cummings
William Frambes ...
Merrill Feuerbach
Ray Klinge ...
Donald Parker
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New York teenager gets involved in everyone's lives by playing cupid. She turns the household upsidedown and gets her dad fired by fixing up her uncle with the boss's daughter. Written by Ed Lorusso <elorusso@hotmail.com>

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8 November 1946 (Finland)  »

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A Menina Precoce  »

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"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on September 30, 1946 with Peggy Ann Garner, Allyn Joslyn and Barbara Whiting reprising their film roles. See more »

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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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enjoyable time capsule of the mid-1940s
27 October 2005 | by (Mount Vernon, WA) – See all my reviews

Junior Miss paints such a vivid picture of life for a middle-class family living in New York City in the mid-1940s, yet its subject matter is easy to relate to even now. The storyline revolves mostly around two young teenage girls who are "bosom friends", and who are constantly getting themselves and others into trouble and mostly just behaving like typical 13-year-olds. As entertaining as they are together, much of the humor is supplied by Judy's long-suffering father and his priceless reactions to his daughters and their friends. The sarcasm is great! This is a great film to watch around Christmas and New Year's Eve, as the storyline is based around that time of year. I have been pestering TCM for years show this movie but, so far, to no avail. As my old Beta copy (taped long ago on AMC) is rapidly dying, I can only hope that someday TCM will honor my request.


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