Francis Goes to West Point

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Francis Goes to West Point
Francis Goes to West Point FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by Arthur Lubin
Produced by Leonard Goldstein
Written by Oscar Brodney
David Stern (characters)
Starring Donald O'Connor
Lori Nelson
Alice Kelley
Gregg Palmer
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date(s)
  • July 1952 (1952-07)
Running time 81 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Box office $2 million (US rentals)[1]

Francis Goes to West Point is a 1952 comedy film starring Donald O'Connor, Lori Nelson, Alice Kelley, and Gregg Palmer. The third movie in a series, it deals with a young man enrolling at West Point, where he needs to be tutored by his friend, Francis the Talking Mule.


Leonard Nimoy has a small speaking role as a football player, but is uncredited.


  1. ^ 'Top Box-Office Hits of 1952', Variety, January 7, 1953

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