GenreComedy, Musical Film seriesThree Smart Girls series CountryUnited States
Release dateMarch 24, 1939 (1939-03-24) (USA) WriterBruce Manning (original screenplay), Felix Jackson (original screenplay) CastDeanna Durbin (Penny Craig), Charles Winninger (Judson Craig), Nan Grey (Joan Craig), Helen Parrish (Kay Craig), Robert Cummings (Harry Loren), William Lundigan (Richard Watkins) Similar moviesBirdman, Frozen, Pitch Perfect 2, Aladdin, Mulan, Into the Woods
Three Smart Girls Grow Up is a 1939 American musical comedy film directed by Henry Koster and starring Deanna Durbin, Nan Grey, and Helen Parrish. Durbin and Grey reprise their roles from Three Smart Girls, and Parrish replaces Barbara Read in the role of the middle sister. Durbin would reprise her role once more in Hers to Hold.
Written by Felix Jackson and Bruce Manning, the film is about three sisters who believe life is going to be easy now that their parents are back together, until one sister falls in love with another's fiance, and the youngest sister plays matchmaker.