The Reluctant Debutante

Find out where to watch on

Overview

Jimmy and Sheila Broadbent (Rex Harrison and Kay Kendall), welcome to London Jimmy's 17-year-old daughter, Jane (Sandra Dee). 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, (Angela Lansbury) to win wealthy David Fenner (Peter Myers) for her debutante daughter Clarissa (Diane Clare), and Jane's attraction to David Parkson (John Saxon), an American drummer who plays in the orchestra at the coming-out balls.

  1. William Douglas-Home

    Screenplay

  2. Vincente Minnelli

    Director

  3. Julius J. Epstein

    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. Angela Lansbury

    Angela Lansbury

    Mabel Claremont

  5. Diane Clare

    Diane Clare

    Clarissa

  6. PM

    Peter Myers

    David Fenner

Full Cast & Crew

Movie Data

Facts

Status Released

Original Language Italian

Runtime 1h 34m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • January 1, 1958
    Theatrical

Genres

Keywords

Community Data

Top Contributors

Content Score

100

Lookin' Good!

Popularity Trend

Reviews

We don't have any reviews for The Reluctant Debutante. Would you like to write one?

 

Recommendations

We don't have enough data to suggest any movies based on The Reluctant Debutante. You can help by rating movies you've seen.

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.