Overview

Suffering from a case of writer's block, screenwriter Dick Powell and his witty gofer, Alvy Moore, get an unexpected visit from his cop friend on Christmas Eve. Knowing Powell is working on an upcoming juvenile delinquent script, his cop friend brings by his latest juvenile delinquent, Debbie Reynolds, to entrust with Powell for the holidays thinking she will inspire several new story lines for Powell's script in the process as well as providing a place for Reynolds to spend the holidays outside of juvie hall. All plans go awry when Reynolds inserts herself between Powell and his fiance, Anne Frances, stealing him away all for herself in this May-December comedic love affair.

  1. Frank Tashlin

    Director

  2. Alex Gottlieb

    Writer

  3. Steve Fisher

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dick Powell

    Dick Powell

    Mark Christopher

  2. Debbie Reynolds

    Debbie Reynolds

    Susan Beaurgard Landis

  3. Anne Francis

    Anne Francis

    Isabella Alexander

  4. Glenda Farrell

    Glenda Farrell

    Maude Snodgrass

  5. Alvy Moore

    Alvy Moore

    Virgil, Mark's Gofer

Full Cast & Crew

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 14, 1954
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

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