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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 ...
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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Absolutely charming film, well worth a viewing.
12 February 2000 | by (San Francisco, CA) – See all my reviews

This is a delightful film that I love to view whenever I run across it. It features Peggy Ann Garner as Judy, the thirteen-year-old daughter of a middle class family in New York in the forties. Through a procession of misunderstandings, the family is thrown into a series of calamaties during the Christmas/New Years holiday. Of course, at the end, all is well thanks to Judy. Peggy Ann Garner's performance is just perfect, and her relationship with Barbara Whiting, who plays Judy's best friend Fuffy, seems very true to life. I guess this film might seem a tad boring to some modern viewers, but it certainly transports me back to a wonderful time. Be sure to be on the lookout for Mel Torme, who has a tiny role as one of the boyfriends of Judy's older sister. He looks like he is about fifteen years old, but he has that unmistakable voice!


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