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Release Date:
11 April 1952 (France) See more »
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Plot:
A 65-year-old printer hatches an elaborate scheme to avoid forced retirement. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)
Monty Woolley ... John R. Hodges

Thelma Ritter ... Della Hodges

David Wayne ... Joe Elliott

Jean Peters ... Alice Hodges

Constance Bennett ... Lucille McKinley

Marilyn Monroe ... Harriet
Allyn Joslyn ... George Hodges

Albert Dekker ... Louis McKinley
Clinton Sundberg ... Frank Erickson
Minor Watson ... Harold P. Cleveland
Wally Brown ... Horace Gallagher

Russ Tamblyn ... Willie McKinley (as Rusty Tamblyn)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Don Beddoe ... Head of Sales (uncredited)
Ralph Brooks ... Man at Chamber of Commerce Luncheon (uncredited)
Helen Brown ... Clancy (uncredited)
Paul E. Burns ... Dick (uncredited)
Charles Cane ... Det. Rogell (uncredited)
Harry Cheshire ... Chamber of Commerce President (uncredited)

David Clarke ... Cleveland's Chauffeur (uncredited)
Dick Cogan ... Benson (uncredited)
James Conaty ... Man at Chamber of Commerce Luncheon (uncredited)
Heinie Conklin ... Concert Patron Outside Auditorium (uncredited)
Charles J. Conrad ... Information Clerk (uncredited)
Robert Dudley ... Old Man on Park Bench (uncredited)
William Frambes ... Bellboy (uncredited)
Raymond Greenleaf ... Bill (uncredited)

James Griffith ... Cashier (uncredited)
Sam Harris ... Man at Luncheon (uncredited)
Billy Lechner ... Mailboy (uncredited)
Hank Mann ... Man at Luncheon (uncredited)
Harry McKim ... Page Boy (uncredited)
Roger Moore ... Saltenstall (uncredited)
Forbes Murray ... Executive (uncredited)
William J. O'Brien ... Man at Luncheon (uncredited)
Renie Riano ... Harpist (uncredited)
Cosmo Sardo ... Man at Country Club Dance (uncredited)
Carol Savage ... Librarian (uncredited)
Harry Shannon ... Det. Kleinbaum (uncredited)
Gerald Oliver Smith ... McKinleys' Butler (uncredited)
Bert Stevens ... Man at Chamber of Commerce Luncheon (uncredited)
Houseley Stevenson ... Old Man on Park Bench (uncredited)
Ludwig Stössel ... Serge Toulevitsky - Conductor (uncredited)
Arthur Tovey ... Man on Train Platform (uncredited)
Emerson Treacy ... Ernest (uncredited)
Ann Tyrrell ... Cleveland's Secretary (uncredited)

Frank Wilcox ... Joe (uncredited)
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Directed by
Harmon Jones 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Paddy Chayefsky  story
Lamar Trotti 

Produced by
Lamar Trotti .... producer
 
Original Music by
Cyril J. Mockridge  (as Cyril Mockridge)
 
Cinematography by
Joseph MacDonald  (as Joe MacDonald)
 
Film Editing by
Robert L. Simpson  (as Robert Simpson)
 
Art Direction by
Maurice Ransford 
Lyle R. Wheeler  (as Lyle Wheeler)
 
Set Decoration by
Thomas Little 
Bruce MacDonald 
 
Costume Design by
Renié 
 
Makeup Department
Ben Nye .... makeup artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Arthur Lueker .... first assistant director (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
W.D. Flick .... sound
Roger Heman Sr. .... sound (as Roger Heman)
 
Visual Effects by
Fred Sersen .... special photographic effects
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Charles Le Maire .... wardrobe director
 
Music Department
Maurice De Packh .... orchestrator (as Maurice de Packh)
Lionel Newman .... musical director
 
Other crew
Jerry Bryan .... dialogue director (uncredited)
 
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77 min
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1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Recording)

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It was during the production of this film that Marilyn Monroe met her future husband, Arthur Miller.See more »
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You Make Me Feel So YoungSee more »

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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Monty Meets Marilyn, 3 June 2009
Author: allaboutlana from United States

Like "Let's Make It Legal," this is another example of a stepping stone in the career of Marilyn Monroe. But, this succeeds where "Legal" doesn't. It focuses on a 65-year-old man who's been laid off due to company policy (in a bookbinding company) that prevents employees from working once they turn 65. Naturally, Monty Woolley doesn't take kindly to being put out to pasture. He's still young and fit as a fiddle. He promptly comes up with an idea to change company policy (just how I'm not telling) and in so doing, shaking things up. "As Young As You Feel" boasts a great cast with David Wayne, Jean Peters, Thelma Ritter, Allyn Joslyn, Albert Dekker, Russ Tamblyn, and Constance Bennett, who exceptionally plays Dekker's wife, who needs to feel loved and appreciated. A great movie vehicle for Monty Woolley, this film is fun, innovative, charming and leaves you feeling younger than when you started it.

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