Girl from Avenue A (1940)

At the turn of the century a theatrically talented waif (Withers) is adopted by a wealthy family to encourage their playwright son (Taylor).

Director:

Otto Brower

Writers:

Maude Fulton (play), Frances Hyland
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Jane Withers ... Jane
Kent Taylor ... MacMillan Forrester
Kay Aldridge ... Lucy
Elyse Knox ... Angela
Laura Hope Crews ... Mrs. Forrester
Jessie Ralph ... Mrs. Van Dyne
Harry Shannon ... Timson
Vaughan Glaser Vaughan Glaser ... Bishop Phelps
Rand Brooks ... Steve
Ann Shoemaker ... Mrs. Maddox
George Humbert ... Sylvester Gallupi
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At the turn of the century a theatrically talented waif (Withers) is adopted by a wealthy family to encourage their playwright son (Taylor).

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Plot Keywords:

adoption | based on play | See All (2) »

Taglines:

MERRY MISS MIXUP! (original ad - all caps)

Genres:

Comedy

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Trivia

Lux Radio Theatre version starring Marion Davies and Joel McCrea aired 13 July 1936. See more »

Connections

Version of The Brat (1919) See more »

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Let Us Dance at the Waldorf
(uncredited)
Written by Emil Newman
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 August 1940 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Brat See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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