Her First Romance (1951 film)

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Her First Romance
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Directed by Seymour Friedman
Written by Albert Mannheimer
Herman Wouk
Starring Margaret O'Brien
Jimmy Hunt
Ann Doran
Cinematography Charles Lawton, Jr.
Edited by Jerome Thoms
Music by George Duning
Columbia Pictures
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date
  • May 4, 1951 (1951-05-04)
Running time
72 minutes
CountryUnited States

Her First Romance is a 1951 American drama romance film directed by Seymour Friedman and starring Margaret O'Brien, Allen Martin, Jr., Jimmy Hunt and Ann Doran. [1]


The film's sets were designed by the art director Ross Bellah.


High-school student Betty Foster is smitten with fellow teen Bobby Evans, but when her efforts to impress him at his birthday party and in the classroom fail miserably, Betty follows him to summer camp, dragging her brother Herbie along. While competing with pretty Lucille Stewart for Bobby's affections, Betty's emotions get the best of her, and trouble ensues.


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