The Winfield family moves into a new house in a small town in Indiana. Tomboy Marjorie Winfield begins a romance with William Sherman who lives across the street. Marjorie has to learn how to dance and act like a proper young lady. Unfortunately William Sherman has unconventional ideas for the time (setting is during W.W.I, but the war does not play a major part for most of the movie). His ideas include not believing in marriage or money, which causes friction with Marjorie's father, who is the local bank vice president.
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A happy screenful of sun-kissed melody and kiss-by-moonlight romance.
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Did You Know?
Years later, Carol Burnett recalled having worked at the theatre on Hollywood Boulevard where this film played it's premiere engagement in 1951. Burnett, who earned about 75-cents an hour for the job, took special pleasure in answering the theatre's telephone in a sing-song voice and declaring: "Pantages Theatre - Doris Day and Gordon MacRae On Moonlight Bay!" See more
Marjorie first hugs Bill at the dance and the powder bursts all over her chest. In the next instant as they begin to dance Marjorie's front is clear of powder. See more
Hello, what's your name? I guess we're going to be neighbors.
I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles
Music by Nat Vincent
, James Kendis
and James Brockman
Lyrics by John W. Kellette
Performed by Jack Smith See more