Three Smart Girls Poster

Release Date: February 20th, 2001

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
This lighthearted musical follows the travails of 14-year-old Penny Craig (Deanna Durbin) and her two older sisters as they attempt to reignite a romance between their mother and their estranged father before he weds a fortune-hunter. Leaving their home in Switzerland, the three young women journey to New York City and hire a washed-up count (Mischa Auer) to break up their father's engagement, wreaking plenty of wholesome havoc for all concerned.

Cast: Deanna Durbin, Binnie Barnes, Alice Brady, Ray Milland, Barbara Reed, Mischa Auer, Charles Winninger, Ernest Cossart

Director: Henry Koster

Genres: Musical comedy, Family

Production Co: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Mother, Sister, New York City, Growing up, Love, Endearing, Father, Heartwarming, 1930s


Nominated Outstanding Production
Nominated Writing (Original Story)
Nominated Sound Recording