Today on my mom’s birthday, “Look at Me! I’m Sandra Dee!” has her SUTS debut with 12 films including 2 TCM premieres, 1959’s The Wild and the Innocent and 1958’s The Restless Years.
A Summer Place (1959-1:45 pm/12:45 pm c)
A movie where two unhappily married people rekindle their long-ago summer romance. Their respective kids hook up too. What a tangled family tree.
Also known for its score.
Imitation of Life (1959-5:45 pm/4:45 pm c)
Dee stars as the teenage daughter of Lana Turner who is given everything, except her mother’s time.