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Andy Hardy Meets Debutante (1940)

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Starring (View all)
Lewis Stone Lewis Stone
Judge Hardy
Mickey Rooney Mickey Rooney
Andy Hardy
Cecilia Parker Cecilia Parker
Marian Hardy
Fay Holden Fay Holden
Mrs. Hardy
Judy Garland Judy Garland
Betsy Booth
Ann Rutherford Ann Rutherford
Polly Benedict
Diana Lewis Diana Lewis
Daphne Fowler


Written by
Carey Wilson Carey Wilson
story (uncredited)


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Andy Hardy Meets Debutante

4 years, 9 months ago at Jun 27 16:52
I fully admit to being skeptical about the Andy Hardy films. I don’t mind a little sugar, but there’s nothing sour to offset the sweet about these films. They’re pleasing little lies about a piece of Americana that likely never existed. A better written and acted The Brady Bunch, if you will. No problem is too big to resolve in 85-plus minutes before you’re off to Andy’s next misadventur... read more
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Young Andy Hardy (Mickey Rooney) journeys to New York with his father (Lewis Stone) and close friend Betsy Booth (Judy Garland), where he meets beautiful blonde socialite Daphne (Diana Lewis). Andy immediately forgets about Polly Benedict (Ann Rutherford), his girlfriend back home, and falls head over heels for Daphne. But as he starts to rub elbows with trendy Manhattanites, he begins to long for Polly -- and he soon realizes that the big city lacks the charms of his small hometown.
Release date: 5 July 1940
Tags: Romance (2), 1940 (2), Andy Hardy (2), MGM Studios (1), Comedy (1), Diana Lewis (1), Lewis Stone (1), Cecilia Parker (1), Ann Rutherford (1), Garland (1), Mgm (1), Debutante (1), Mickey Rooney (1), Small (1), Town (1), Servant (1), Domestic (1), Judy Garland (1), Sequel (1), Judge (1)
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Andy Hardy Meets Debutante

“I fully admit to being skeptical about the Andy Hardy films. I don’t mind a little sugar, but there’s nothing sour to offset the sweet about these films. They’re pleasing little lies about a piece of Americana that likely never existed. A better written and acted The Brady Bunch, if you will. No problem is too big to resolve in 85-plus minutes before you’re off to Andy’s next misadventure.   Andy Hardy Meets Debutante is more of the same: Andy’s a cocky shit that tries to charm a girl (Diana Lewis, the debutante in question), gets sage advice from his father, and shares some great scenes with Betsy (Judy Garland, once more capable of coaxing more depth of feeling out of Rooney than any other co-star). Preachy, heavily sentimental, and with regressive ideas about gender and f” read more

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