‘Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer’ a Charmingly Creepy Flick

Bizarre screenplay has Shirley Temple, 19, lusting after Cary Grant, 39

Cary Grant, Shirley Temple and Myrna Loy, from left, appear in a publicity image for the 1947 film “The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer.” Photo courtesy of RKO Radio Pictures

Todd Hill is a former journalist with 30 years of experience, much of it in film criticism, who misses neither journalism nor the film beat.

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