Kisses For My President Poster Original Daybill 1964 Fred MacMurray
Daybill Poster.Kisses for My President is a 1964 comedy film directed by Curtis Bernhardt and starring Fred MacMurray and Polly Bergen. Leslie McCloud (Bergen) makes history when she is elected the first female president of the United States. However, her husband Thad McCloud (MacMurray) is less enthusiastic. The picture's supporting cast features Eli Wallach, Arlene Dahl, Edward Andrews, and Donald May. Kisses for My President was the last theatrical film directed by Bernhardt, whose career stretched back to the silent era. It was also the last American studio film of Arlene Dahl. The film was ground-breaking as it was the first American film depicting a female U.S. President. An Oscar nomination was awarded to Howard Shoup, who designed the costumes in the film.