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Release Date:
2 January 1970 (USA) See more »
It doesn't matter who the father is. Jenny has finally found someone to love.
An unwed mother-to-be marries a total stranger avoiding the draft. She now has a father for her child and he doesn't have to go to the Army. But this marriage-of-convenience leads to a romance between the two. | Add synopsis »
Nominated for Golden Globe. See more »


  (in credits order)

Marlo Thomas ... Jenny

Alan Alda ... Delano
Marian Hailey ... Kay

Elizabeth Wilson ... Mrs. Marsh

Vincent Gardenia ... Mr. Marsh
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fay Bernardi ... Woman

Philip Bruns ... Fred
Robby Galvin ... Boy

Michael Mislove

Charlotte Rae ... Bella Star
Stephen Strimpell ... Peter
Al Thomas ... Delano

Fred Willard

Estelle Winwood

Directed by
George Bloomfield 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
George Bloomfield 
Diana Gould  story
Martin Lavut 

Produced by
Edgar J. Scherick .... producer
Original Music by
Michael Small 
Cinematography by
David L. Quaid 
Film Editing by
Kent McKinney 
Art Direction by
Trevor Williams 
Set Decoration by
Alan Hicks  (as John Alan Hicks)
Costume Design by
Ann Roth 
Makeup Department
John Alese .... makeup artist
E. Thomas Case .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Fred T. Gallo .... assistant director
Michael Hertzberg .... assistant director
Music Department
Michael Small .... conductor

Production CompaniesDistributors

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Also Known As:
"É Difícil Ser Feliz" - Brazil (imdb display title)
"Ai no okurimono" - Japan (imdb display title)
"Jenny" - Greece
"Jenny" - Norway (imdb display title)
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86 min
Color (Metrocolor)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Iceland:L | Singapore:PG | UK:AA (original rating) | UK:12 (video) | USA:M
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Did You Know?

Not to be confused with a 1970 Australian documentary film called "Jenny", which won an award at the Cannes Film Festival in the social commentary category.See more »
Miscellaneous: Jenny refers to the bad marriage between Aldo Ray and Judy Holliday in the movie "The Marrying Kind", but she calls it "Anything Can Happen".See more »
Movie Connections:
Features A Place in the Sun (1951)See more »
Queen of FeelingSee more »


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