The Member of the Wedding Poster

Release Date: January 11th, 2004

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 31 min

Plot Summary
Bookish tomboy Frankie Addams (Julie Harris) doesn't get along with the rest of the girls in her tiny southern town. Depressed, socially isolated and perched on the verge of adolescence, Frankie takes refuge with the family maid, Berenice (Ethel Waters), and pals around with her young cousin, John Henry (Brandon de Wilde), while secretly fantasizing about going away with her brother, Jarvis (Arthur Franz), and his new bride, Janice (Nancy Gates), on their honeymoon to Alaska.

Cast: Ethel Waters, Julie Harris, Brandon De Wilde, Arthur Franz, Nancy Gates, William Hansen, James Edwards, Harry Bolden

Director: Fred Zinnemann

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Stanley Kramer Company

Keywords: Dark, Transformation, Brother, 1950s, Small town, Father, Girlfriend, Amusing, Growing up


Winner Juvenile Performance
Nominated Actress