It's time again for California's "Young American Miss" beauty pageant, the biggest event of the year for Big Bob Freelander and Brenda DiCarlo, who give their all to put on a successful pageant. But Brenda is having marital difficulties and Bob's son is up to some mischief. Could this year's pageant be in jeopardy? Written by
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Raised on hamburgers and soda pop, She's got a winning smile that's hard to top. A credit to her family, the ideal teen, She's America's daughter, she's a beauty queen.
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Did You Know?
Bruce Dern improvised part of his dialogue in the scene where he talks with the soldiers. In the original script he was just suppose to simply end the conversation and leave. See more
One of the audience members seen prominently during opening scene in Imperial Valley pageant later shows up again in closeup as Santa Rosa businessmen attending Bears Club luncheon. See more
I... I realize that you and I have gotten off to a rather shaky start. But things don't have to stay that way. What do you say?
Let's keep it shaky.
Because Mara Finerty's most noticeable scene in the movie shows her saying, "Rotting maggots of death, crawling out of the skull of war," she is listed in the closing credits as "Maggots Girl." See more
References Buck Rogers
Symphony No. 9 In D Minor (Choral), Opus 125
Composed by Ludwig van Beethoven
Excerpts from Movement 4 "Presto - Ode to Joy" in the score for Doria's Performance See more