The Youngest Profession

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The Youngest Profession
YoungestProfession AusOS.jpg
Australian theatrical poster
Directed by Edward Buzzell
Produced by B.F. Zeidman
Written by Lillian Day (book)
George Oppenheimer
Charles Lederer
Leonard Spigelgass
Jan Isbell Fortune
Starring Virginia Weidler
Edward Arnold
John Carroll
Music by David Snell
Cinematography Charles Lawton, Jr.
Edited by Ralph E. Winters
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • 1943 (1943)
Country United States
Language English
Budget $446,000[1]
Box office $1,546,000[1]

The Youngest Profession is a 1943 film, directed by Edward Buzzell, and starring Virginia Weidler, Edward Arnold, John Carroll, Scotty Beckett, and Agnes Moorehead. It contains cameos by Greer Garson, Lana Turner, William Powell, Walter Pidgeon, and Robert Taylor.[2]

Box office[edit]

According to MGM records the film earned $1,187,000 in the US and Canada and $359,000 elsewhere resulting in a profit of $583,000.[1][3]


  1. ^ a b c The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study .
  2. ^ T.M.P (June 25, 1943). "NY Times review". New York Times. Retrieved 14 November 2008. 
  3. ^ "Top Grossers of the Season", Variety, 5 January 1944 p 54

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