You're the One (1941 film)

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You're the One
Directed by Ralph Murphy
Produced by Gene Markey
Screenplay byGene Markey
Starring Bonnie Baker
Orrin Tucker
Albert Dekker
Edward Everett Horton
Lillian Cornell
Renie Riano
Jerry Colonna
Music by Phil Boutelje
Cinematography Ted Tetzlaff
Edited by Archie Marshek
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
  • February 19, 1941 (1941-02-19)
Running time
83 minutes
CountryUnited States

You're the One is a 1941 American comedy film directed by Ralph Murphy and written by Gene Markey. The film stars Bonnie Baker, Orrin Tucker, Albert Dekker, Edward Everett Horton, Lillian Cornell, Renie Riano and Jerry Colonna. The film was released on February 19, 1941, by Paramount Pictures. [1]





Bosley Crowther of The New York Times reviewed the musical negatively, criticizing it as "perilously close to being the most haphazard, pointless and dull motion picture shown on Broadway this season." [2] He specifically critiqued the acting of Bonnie Baker and Orrin Tucker as being lackluster, and Jerry Colonna and Edward Everett Horton's roles for engaging in "meaningless and unfunny business".

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  1. "You're the One (1941) - Overview". Retrieved 2015-07-02.
  2. Crowther, Bosley (1941-02-20). "Movie Review - You re the One - THE SCREEN". Archived from the original on 2015-07-04. Retrieved 2015-07-02.