I Love Melvin Poster

Release Date: 1953

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
Insignificant assistant photographer Melvin Hoover (Donald O'Connor) is instantly love-struck after meeting struggling actress and chorus line dancer Judy LeRoy (Debbie Reynolds). To win her over, Melvin greatly embellishes the importance of his position at a trendy magazine, claiming that with his help Judy could appear on the magazine's cover. Their budding romance is threatened, however, when Melvin's ploy is exposed to Judy and her entire family during a staged photo shoot.

Cast: Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Una Merkel, Richard Anderson, Allyn Joslyn, Les Tremayne, Noreen Corcoran, Jim Backus

Director: Don Weis

Genres: Musical comedy

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: New York City, Fall, Emotional, Love, 1950s, Transformation, Heartwarming, Office, Father, Rivalry, Amusing