You for Me

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You for Me
Directed by Don Weis
Produced by Henry Berman
Screenplay by William Roberts
Story by William Roberts
Starring Peter Lawford
Jane Greer
Gig Young
Music by Alberto Colombo
Cinematography Paul Vogel
Edited by Newell P. Kimlin
Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • July 18, 1952 (1952-07-18) (United States)
Running time
71 mins.
Country United States
Language English
Budget $382,000[1]
Box office $580,000[1]

You for Me is a 1952 American romantic comedy film, starring Peter Lawford, Jane Greer, and Gig Young. The film was directed by Don Weis, produced by Henry Berman, with music by Alberto Colombo.

Plot[edit]

A nurse, Katie (Jane Greer), must decide whether she should marry for love or money. She is pursued by Tony, a wealthy but irresponsible sportsman, and Jeff, a handsome, if conventional, doctor. Tony's ex-wife complicates matters.

Criticism[edit]

Picturegoer magazine said of the film, "Jane Greer puts over the venerable story so cleverly and makes such good use of the smart dialogue that it [-] generously hands out laughs." [2]

Cast[edit]

Reception[edit]

According to MGM records the film earned $457,000 in the US and Canada and $123,000 elsewhere resulting in a loss of $38,000.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study .
  2. ^ Picturegoer, p.16 February 7, 1953

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