Three Daring Daughters Poster

Release Date: 1948

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
Convinced that their mother, Louise Morgan (Jeanette MacDonald), is lonely and unhappy, Tess (Jane Powell), Alix (Mary Eleanor Donahue) and Ilka (Ann E. Todd) plot to reunite her with their irresponsible father, Charlie, with the help of his rich employer, Robert Nelson (Edward Arnold). On a cruise, however, Louise meets bandleader Jose (Jose Iturbi), and the couple secretly marry. Back home, Louise wonders how to reveal her marriage when the girls tell her that Charlie is returning.

Cast: Jeanette MacDonald, Jose Iturbi, Jane Powell, Edward Arnold, Harry Davenport, Moyna MacGill, Elinor Donahue, Ann Todd

Director: Fred M. Wilcox

Genres: Musical comedy

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: 1940s, Quest, New York City, Father, Office, Transformation, Playful, Daughter, Mother