Janie is a scatter-brained and high spirited teenage girl living in the small town of Hortonville. World War II causes the establishment of an army camp just outside town. Janie and her bobby soxer friends have their hearts set aflutter by the prospect of so many young soldiers residing nearby. Which fella will they choose? But if Janie's family has a say in the matter...
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Straight from 77 Joyous Weeks on Broadway!
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Did You Know?
Warner Bros. had plans for a series of "Janie" films, but those plans were shelved when Joyce Reynolds married and temporarily retired. However, due to the popularity of this film, Warner made one more - Janie Gets Married
(1946) with Joan Leslie
playing the lead. See more
When Janie and her boyfriend appear on the cover of Life magazine in mid-smooch, her family has to skim contents before understanding why she is the cover girl (a feature on teenage make-out "blanket parties"). In reality, Life covers of this era always contained a few words of copy to explain nature of story depicted. See more
Followed by Janie Gets Married
They're Either Too Young or Too Old
Music by Arthur Schwartz
Lyrics by Frank Loesser
Sung by Barbara Brown
and Robert Benchley See more