Queen for a Day Poster

Release Date: 1951

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary
On the popular radio show "Queen for a Day," the host solicits three stories from around the United States to see which underdogs deserves to have their dreams come true. The tale of Marjorie (Phyllis Avery) involves a child with a wild imagination but a recent polio diagnosis. Another features a teenager (Adam Williams) who must join a circus to raise money for college. And finally, a nanny (Edith Meiser) is ridiculed by her rich employers and nicknamed "Horsie" because of her appearance.

Cast: Phyllis Avery, Adam Williams, Edith Meiser

Director: Arthur Lubin

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Melodramatic, Growing up, Mother, Heartwarming, Underdog, Father, 1950s, Quest