• The Reluctant Debutante (1958)

The Reluctant Debutante

Release Date: 1958

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

Jane Broadbent (Sandra Dee) is an independent-minded teenager who moves to London to live with her aristocratic father, Jimmy (Rex Harrison), and stepmother, Sheila (Kay Kendall). Jimmy and Sheila insist that Jane attend a coming-out ball and try to marry into high society. However, Jane is uninterested in her potential suitors, including the stuck-up David Fenner (Peter Myers), and soon falls for David Parkson (John Saxon), an American drummer with a bad reputation.

Cast: Rex Harrison, Kay Kendall, Sandra Dee, John Saxon, Peter Myers, Angela Lansbury, Diane Clare, Sheila Raynor

Director: Vincente Minnelli

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Metro Goldwyn Mayer

Keywords: Lighthearted , Father , Amusing , Endearing , 1950s , Pursuit , Forbidden love , London , Growing up , Love triangle