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"Journey for Margaret"
“Journey for Margaret”

Directed by W.S. Van Dyke, produced by B.P. Fineman, and written by David Hertz and William Ludwig. Starring Robert Young, Laraine Day, Fay Bainter, Nigel Bruce, and introducing Margaret O’Brien. MGM, 1942.

In Production: Mid-June 1942—Late July 1942
Released: 12/17/42 (NY)

Cost: $484,000
Domestic Earnings: $779,000
Foreign Earnings: $755,000
Total Earnings: $1,534,000
Total Profit: $561,000

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Robert Young, Laraine Day, and Nigel Bruce in “Journey for Margaret”

Review: W.S. Van Dyke’s “Journey for Margaret,” Starring Robert Young and Margaret O’Brien

MGM debuts new child star Margaret O’Brien in this story of children orphaned by the war.