MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,371 this week

Jenny (1970)

M  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  2 January 1970 (USA)
4.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.5/10 from 83 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 2 critic

An unwed mother-to-be marries a total stranger avoiding the draft. She now has a father for her child and he doesn't have to go to the Army. But this marriage-of-convenience leads to a romance between the two.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 31 titles
created 13 May 2011
 
a list of 216 titles
created 18 Jun 2011
 
a list of 41 titles
created 18 May 2012
 
a list of 9990 titles
created 25 Jul 2013
 
a list of 414 titles
created 01 Jan 2014
 

Related Items

Search for "Jenny" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Jenny (1970)

Jenny (1970) on IMDb 4.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Jenny.
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure | Comedy | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.5/10 X  

Lt. Commander Finchhaven, a ghostly relic from the First World War, he had fallen down dead drunk on his first assignment and been consigned from the great beyond to sail the seas until a ... See full summary »

Director: John Frankenheimer
Stars: David Niven, Faye Dunaway, Alan Alda
A New Life (1988)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

After a middle-aged couple divorces, they must each enter the frightening but funny world of blind dates and new relationships.

Director: Alan Alda
Stars: Alan Alda, Ann-Margret, Hal Linden
Thriller | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A psychiatrist (Sciorra) is helping a neurotic art gallery owner who has a submissive and very satisfying sexual relationship with her new lover, a domineering man with a violent streak. An... See full summary »

Director: Christopher Crowe
Stars: Annabella Sciorra, Jamey Sheridan, Alan Alda
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A young, idealistic man returns home to the plantation where he grew up in servitude. With him, he brings his fiance, Lutiebelle, in hopes of convincing the plantation owner that she is ... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Webster
Stars: Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee, Godfrey Cambridge
Tabitha (1976–1978)
Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Tabitha Stephens is the daughter of Samantha and Darrin Stephens (from the series "Bewitched"). Like her mother, she's got natural witchly powers, but now she's all grown up.

Stars: Lisa Hartman, Robert Urich, Mel Stewart
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

An American playwright living in Rome consults a quack psychiatrist to combat his fears of balding and save his failing marriage.

Director: Rod Amateau
Stars: Ian McShane, Anna Calder-Marshall, John Gavin
Certificate: M Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Fran walks into a piano bar for pizza. She comes back home with Joe, the piano player. Joe plans on winning $5,000 and leave Las Vegas. Fran waits for something else. Meanwhile, he moves in with her.

Director: George Stevens
Stars: Elizabeth Taylor, Warren Beatty, Charles Braswell
Class of '55 (TV Movie 1972)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Alan Alda, John Archer, Sharon Cintron
Isn't It Shocking? (TV Movie 1973)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A small-town sheriff is confronted with the deaths of local senior citizens and strange goings-on in his town.

Director: John Badham
Stars: Alan Alda, Edmond O'Brien, Louise Lasser
6 Rms Riv Vu (TV Movie 1974)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Two strangers meet when they respond to an ad in The New York Times for a river view apartment. Paul Friedman is a married advertising copywriter; Ann Miller a discontented housewife. They ... See full summary »

Directors: Alan Alda, Clark Jones
Stars: Carol Burnett, Alan Alda, Millie Slavin
Kill Me If You Can (TV Movie 1977)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The story of Caryl Chessman, a convicted California rapist who spent 12 years on death row before finally being executed.

Director: Buzz Kulik
Stars: Alan Alda, Talia Shire, John Hillerman
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Young surgeon becomes bored with his wife and family, he has a very successful career, but even with having so much in life, he feels empty and goes through a series of brief and ... See full summary »

Director: Mel Stuart
Stars: Elliott Gould, Brenda Vaccaro, Angel Tompkins
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Jenny
...
Delano
Marian Hailey ...
Kay
...
...
Mr. Marsh
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fay Bernardi ...
Woman
Philip Bruns ...
Fred
...
Bella Star
Stephen Strimpell ...
Peter
Al Thomas ...
Delano
Edit

Storyline

An unwed mother-to-be marries a total stranger avoiding the draft. She now has a father for her child and he doesn't have to go to the Army. But this marriage-of-convenience leads to a romance between the two.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

It doesn't matter who the father is. Jenny has finally found someone to love.

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

M | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 January 1970 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

And Jenny Makes Three  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Metrocolor)
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Not to be confused with a 1970 Australian documentary film called "Jenny", which won an award at the Cannes Film Festival in the social commentary category. See more »

Connections

Features A Place in the Sun (1951) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
RealityOfLifeIn1970
4 March 2009 | by (Des Moines) – See all my reviews

To some who were either in soggy diapers or not even born, this movie lacks. However, getting out of the draft was a daily affair back in 1970. Even the most staunch supporters of "The War" admitted that Viet Nam or "Nam" was a one way ticket to mud, blood and gore.The direct method was to go to Canada which left some friends? and neighbors spitting mad. Having a child (no matter how or where) was VERY acceptable. The prevailing public feeling was that the chances of returning in one piece from 'Nam was not good.

Many of the people that were very directly affected by Viet Nam, during that time period, were a mess. Their actions seemed disjointed and their lives lacked many of the characteristics of what we now call normal living. It was a time of such uncertainty, and day to day confrontations that life is fragile and gone too quickly. This movie, in part, represents that time in a story form.


8 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Jenny (1970) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?