About Face
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Directed byRoy Del Ruth
Written byPeter Milne
StarringGordon MacRae
CinematographyBert Glennon
Edited byThomas Reilly
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • February 28, 1952 (1952-02-28)
Running time
94 minutes
CountryUnited States
Box office$1.6 million (US)[1]

About Face is a 1952 musical film directed by Roy Del Ruth and starring Gordon MacRae and Eddie Bracken.[2]

The movie was a flop. Bracken later said "the main reason why audiences rejected About Face, I think, is that most of us were too damn old for the roles."[3]


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  1. ^ 'Top Box-Office Hits of 1952', Variety, January 7, 1953
  2. ^ "About Face (1952) - Roy del Ruth | Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related | AllMovie".
  3. ^ McClelland, Doug (1989). Hollywood Talks Turkey - The Screen's Greatest Flops. Starbrite.