It's time again for California's "Young American Miss" beauty pageant, the biggest event of the year for Big Bob Freelander and Brenda DiCarlo, who give their all to put on a successful pageant. But Brenda is having marital difficulties and Bob's son is up to some mischief. Could this year's pageant be in jeopardy?
George S. Davis <email@example.com>
Raised on hamburgers and soda pop, She's got a winning smile that's hard to top. A credit to her family, the ideal teen, She's America's daughter, she's a beauty queen.
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Did You Know?
To heighten the tension in the final scene, no one except screenwriter Jerry Belson
and director Michael Ritchie
were privy to the outcome of the pageant. As such, the atmosphere was truly fraught and the actors are visibly on pins and needles in anticipation of the winner's announcement. Even the cinematographer was kept in the dark, which explains why the camerawork is so choppy as he searches for the five finalists among the crowd as each name is called. . See more
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Spring Is Here
Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Lorenz Hart See more