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Lois Maxwell - Northern Stars

Lois Maxwell's film career began when she was only 19 in A Matter of Life and Death. She was given The Most Promising Newcomer Award at the Golden Globes in 1947 for her role in That Hagen Girl. She is usually remembered for her many appearances ...

That Hagen Girl is a 1947 American drama film directed by Peter Godfrey. The screenplay by Charles Hoffman was based on the novel by Edith Kneipple Roberts. The film focuses on small town teenage girl Mary Hagen who gossips believe is the illegitimate daughter of former resident and lawyer Tom Bates . Lois Maxwell received a Golden Globe award for her performance.

That Hagen Girl
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Theatrical poster
Directed by Peter Godfrey
Produced by Alex Gottlieb
Written by Screenplay:
Charles Hoffman
Novel:
Edith Kneipple Roberts
Starring Ronald Reagan
Shirley Temple
Rory Calhoun
Lois Maxwell
Music by Franz Waxman
Cinematography Karl Freund
Edited by David Weisbart
Distributed by Warner Bros.
Release dates
  • November 1, 1947 (1947-11-01)
Running time
83 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Box office $1.5 million (US)

That Hagen Girl is a 1947 American drama film directed by Peter Godfrey. The screenplay by Charles Hoffman was based on the novel by Edith Kneipple Roberts. The film focuses on small town teenage girl Mary Hagen (Shirley Temple) who gossips believe is the illegitimate daughter of former resident and lawyer Tom Bates (Ronald Reagan). Lois Maxwell received a Golden Globe award for her performance.