The Second Time Around Poster

Release Date: 1961

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary
Lucretia "Lu" Rogers (Debbie Reynolds) is a brave woman who refuses to let tough times get her down. After her husband's death, she packs up her children and moves from New York City to Arizona, seeking a better life for her brood. Though she initially struggles with the cultural differences of frontier life, Lu soon adapts and is even made town sheriff. Now, she just has to choose between her two warring suitors: a wily gambler (Steve Forrest) and a burly rancher (Andy Griffith).

Cast: Debbie Reynolds, Andy Griffith, Steve Forrest, Juliet Prowse, Thelma Ritter, Ken Scott, Isobel Elsom, Rodolfo Acosta

Director: Vincent Sherman

Genres: Western, Comedy

Production Co: Cummings-Harman Productions

Keywords: Love, Cheeky, Mother, New York City, Spirited, Rivalry