Young and Willing

1943 film by Virginia Van Upp, Edward H. Griffith / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Young and Willing is a 1943 American comedy film produced and directed by Edward H. Griffith and starring William Holden, Eddie Bracken, Robert Benchley, and Susan Hayward.[1] With a screenplay by Virginia Van Upp based on the play Out of the Frying Pan by Francis Swann, the film is about young, aspiring actors—three men and three women—who combine their resources and move into the same apartment, hoping to keep the landlady in the dark until they can become famous. Young and Willing was made by Paramount Pictures (as Cinema Guild Productions) and distributed by United Artists.[1]

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Young and Willing
Theatrical release poster
Directed byEdward H. Griffith
Screenplay byVirginia Van Upp
Based onOut of the Frying Pan
by Francis Swann
Produced byEdward H. Griffith
CinematographyLeo Tover
Edited byEda Warren
Music byVictor Young
Paramount Pictures
Cinema Guild Productions
Distributed byUnited Artists
Release date
  • February 5, 1943 (1943-02-05) (United States)
Running time
83 minutes
CountryUnited States