Youth Will Be Served

Youth Will Be Served is a 1940 American musical film directed by Otto Brower and starring Jane Withers and Jane Darwell.[1]

Youth Will Be Served
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Directed byOtto Brower
Screenplay byWanda Tuchock
Story byRuth Fasken
Hilda Vincent
Produced byLucien Hubbard
StarringJane Withers
Jane Darwell
Robert Conway
Elyse Knox
Joe Brown Jr.
John Qualen
Charles Holland
CinematographyEdward Cronjager
Edited byNick DeMaggio
Music byEmil Newman
Distributed by20th Century Fox
Release date
November 22, 1940
Running time
68 minutes
CountryUnited States


A southern girl (Withers) goes to a National Youth Association camp after her father goes to jail for bootlegging. When a mean tycoon tries to buy the campground for himself she stages a show which endears her to him. When her father escapes and catches the crooks who took the tycoon's money, all is saved.



  1. ^ Langman, Larry; Ebner, David (2001). Hollywood's Image of the South: A Century of Southern Films. Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 208. ISBN 978-0-313-31886-3.

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