Everything but the Truth


Everything but the Truth is a 1956 American Eastmancolor comedy film directed by Jerry Hopper. It stars Maureen O'Hara and John Forsythe.[1]

Everything but the Truth
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Directed byJerry Hopper
Screenplay byHerb Meadow
Story bySheridan Gibney
Stanley Roberts
Produced byHoward Christie
StarringMaureen O'Hara
John Forsythe
CinematographyMaury Gertsman
Edited bySherman Todd
Universal Pictures
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • December 1, 1956 (1956-12-01)
Running time
83 minutes
CountryUnited States


A schoolboy who has been urged to always tell the truth blurts out that an uncle of his has received a payoff from a politician. Chaos ensues, as teacher Joan Madison fights the school principal's decision to expel the boy from classes and enlists a newspaper columnist, Ernie Miller, to help support her cause.



  1. ^ "Everything but the Truth (1956) - Jerry Hopper | Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related | AllMovie".

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