WriterRose Franken, Tess Slesinger Release dateFebruary 25, 1946 Based onClaudia and David
by Rose Franken Music directorCyril J. Mockridge, David Buttolph CastDorothy McGuire (Claudia Naughton), Robert Young (David Naughton), Mary Astor (Elizabeth Van Doren), Gail Patrick (Julia Naughton), Harry Davenport (Dr. Harry), John Sutton (Phil Dexter) Similar moviesRelated Walter Lang movies
Claudia and David is a 1946 film directed by Walter Lang. It stars Dorothy McGuire and Robert Young. Dorothy McGuire and Robert Young repeat their roles from the film Claudia (1943) Like its predecessor, Claudia and David was based on a series of short stories by Rose Franken, which also inspired a successful stage play and radio series.
Claudia (Dorothy McGuire), still charmingly naive and a bit nervous, is struggling with the responsibilities of marriage and parenthood in their rural Connecticut town. Jealousy creeps into the relationship when Elizabeth (Mary Astor) starts consulting David on a building project, while Claudia is attracting the uninvited attentions of Phil (John Sutton), who happens to be married.