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. His ideas include not believing in marriage or money, which causes friction with Marjorie's father, who is the local bank vice president

  1. Roy Del Ruth


  2. Jack Rose


  3. Melville Shavelson


  4. Booth Tarkington


Top Billed Cast

  1. Doris Day

    Doris Day

    Marjorie 'Marjie' Winfield

  2. Gordon MacRae

    William 'Bill' Sherman

  3. Leon Ames

    Leon Ames

    George Winfield

  4. Rosemary DeCamp

    Rosemary DeCamp

    Alice Winfield

  5. Mary Wickes


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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 26, 1951


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget -

Revenue -



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