"Capricious, winsome and whimsical. Altogether delightful!" -The Hollywood Reporter
Superbly directed by the peerless Frank Capra, this remake of Lady For A Day is pure Hollywood magic - an unforgettable combination of comedy, whimsy and romance that was nominated for three Oscars!
Impoverished Broadway peddler "Apple Annie" (Bette Davis) has a problem. Her daughter Louise (Ann-Margret), educated abroad since infancy, is coming for a visit and bringing her wealthy fiancÃ© with her. The problem is that Louise has believed all her life that Annie's a wealthy dowager, and the poor old women doesn't know what to do! Enter "Dave the Dude" (Glenn Ford) - a big-hearted racketeer - who enlists the aid to pass Annie off as a high-society grande dame so Louise can marry her fairy-tale prince and everyone can live happily ever after!