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The Reluctant Debutante (1958)

01/01/1958 (US) ComedyRomance 1h 34m

MGM presents the Comedy-Romance in luscious COLOR!

Overview

Jimmy and Sheila Broadbent, welcome to London Jimmy's 17-year-old daughter, Jane. Jane is from Jimmy's first marriage to an American and has come to visit her father and the step-mother she has never met. While visiting Sheila has the idea of making Jane a debutante, an idea Jane resists. Difficulties range from Jane's apathy to being placed on the marriage block, the determined efforts of Sheila's cousin, Mabel Claremont, to win wealthy David Fenner for her debutante daughter Clarissa, and Jane's attraction to David Parkson, an American drummer who plays in the orchestra at the coming-out balls.

  1. Vincente Minnelli

    Director

  2. Julius J. Epstein

    Screenplay

  3. William Douglas-Home

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Rex Harrison

    Rex Harrison

    Jimmy Broadbent

  2. Kay Kendall

    Kay Kendall

    Sheila Broadbent

  3. Sandra Dee

    Sandra Dee

    Jane

  4. John Saxon

    John Saxon

    David

  5. Angela Lansbury

    Angela Lansbury

    Mabel Claremont

  6. Diane Clare

    Clarissa

  7. Peter Myers

    David Fenner

  8. Ambrosine Phillpotts

    Ambrosine Phillpotts

    Miss Grey

Full Cast & Crew

The Reluctant Debutante
The Reluctant Debutante

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue -

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