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Release Date:
26 July 1961 (USA) See more »
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Tammy leaves the river in Mississippi to attend college, developing a relationship with Tom Freeman (John Gavin)... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Fabulous and touching story See more (4 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Sandra Dee ... Tambrey 'Tammy' Tyree

John Gavin ... Thomas 'Tom' Freeman
Charles Drake ... Buford Woodly
Virginia Grey ... Miss Jenks
Julia Meade ... Suzanne Rook

Beulah Bondi ... Mrs. Annie Call

Cecil Kellaway ... Captain Joe

Edgar Buchanan ... Judge Carver

Gigi Perreau ... Rita

Juanita Moore ... Della

Hayden Rorke ... Joshua Welling
Ward Ramsey ... Caleb Slade

Henry Corden ... Captain Armand
Don Dorrell ... Roger
Pat McNulty ... Joan

Stefanie Powers ... Kay (as Taffy Paul)
Lowell Brown ... John
Bill Herrin ... Phil (as William Herrin)

Catherine McLeod ... Mrs. Bateman
Ross Elliott ... Professor Bateman
Ned Wever ... Dr. Stach
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Bill Mumy ... Neil Bateman (uncredited)

Directed by
Harry Keller 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Oscar Brodney 
Cid Ricketts Sumner  novel

Produced by
Ross Hunter .... producer
 
Original Music by
Percy Faith 
 
Cinematography by
Clifford Stine 
 
Film Editing by
Otto Ludwig 
 
Art Direction by
Alexander Golitzen 
Alfred Sweeney 
 
Set Decoration by
Howard Bristol 
 
Costume Design by
Rosemary Odell 
 
Makeup Department
Bud Westmore .... makeup artist
 
Stunts
May Boss .... stunt double: Sandra Dee (uncredited)
 

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Runtime:
97 min
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Color (Eastmancolor)
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2.00 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Westrex Recording System)
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Referenced in Hairspray (1988)See more »
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8 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
Fabulous and touching story, 27 June 2005
Author: clee75 from United States

I just watched this movie for the first time and I was completely hooked! The main actress has so much spunk and sincerity. I discovered that her real name is Sandra Dee. I had heard of Sandra Dee, but I had never seen her before. I think she was a fabulous actress! Also, this movie has a timeless story which could apply in any era. I loved the movie and Sandra Dee was amazing. I think Sandra Dee could have acted in any era. I was born in 1975 and it is difficult for me to relate to the acting style of older movies before my time. This one was certainly an exception. I was sad to find out that she died this year at 60 years old. I intend to see more of her films.

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