Import dialog box does not open

I just upgraded to 5 Lightroom in Lightroom 3, and the import dialog box will not open. I can select file-> Import Photos and videos... and the menu option flashes as he was selected, but nothing else happens. Any ideas? I'm on OS X Mavericks.

I figured this out. Based on the below stack trace it seems that Lightroom has tried and failed to create the directory ~ / Movies, and that failure has stopped in the logon dialog box. In my case, ~/Movies is a symbolic link to a directory that lives on an external drive, which was set up in time. I can work around the problem is the disc with my films of editing on it or removing the symbolic link. It is not ideal (I can't quite fit on a disc, and I have other software that really wants movies ~/Movies and not anywhere else) but it works.

2015-01-14 20:53:22.941 Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5[1016:507] An uncaught exception was raised
2015-01-14 20:53:22.942 Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5[1016:507] AgPathUtils.getStandardFilePath: can't create directory at: /Users/steve/Movies
2015-01-14 20:53:22.944 Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5[1016:507] (
     0   CoreFoundation                      0x00007fff91f0025c __exceptionPreprocess + 172
     1   libobjc.A.dylib                     0x00007fff96430e75 objc_exception_throw + 43
     2   CoreFoundation                      0x00007fff91effe09 -[NSException raise] + 9
     3   AgKernel                            0x0000000102236722 AgTransitQueue_enqueueToQueue + 3966
     4   AgKernel                            0x000000010223a2bc AgExceptions_setThrowHook + 226
     5   AgKernel                            0x000000010221e4df lua_gethalts + 523
     6   AgKernel                            0x0000000102217229 lua_error + 9
     7   AgKernel                            0x000000010221ec07 lua_gethalts + 2355
     8   AgKernel                            0x000000010222d123 luaopen_table + 7327
     9   AgKernel                            0x000000010221eeda lua_gethalts + 3078
     10  AgKernel                            0x0000000102216f31 lua_call + 36
     11  AgUI                                0x0000000102286ea4 AgCommand_performCommandID + 85
     12  AppKit                              0x00007fff909f3260 -[NSApplication sendAction:to:from:] + 327
     13  AppKit                              0x00007fff90a0e1c8 -[NSMenuItem _corePerformAction] + 394
     14  AppKit                              0x00007fff90a0df04 -[NSCarbonMenuImpl performActionWithHighlightingForItemAtIndex:] + 117
     15  AppKit                              0x00007fff90a5d40d -[NSMenu _internalPerformActionForItemAtIndex:] + 35
     16  AppKit                              0x00007fff90a5d289 -[NSCarbonMenuImpl _carbonCommandProcessEvent:handlerCallRef:] + 104
     17  AppKit                              0x00007fff90a03ff6 NSSLMMenuEventHandler + 716
     18  HIToolbox                           0x00007fff967721d4 _ZL23DispatchEventToHandlersP14EventTargetRecP14OpaqueEventRefP14HandlerCallRec + 892
     19  HIToolbox                           0x00007fff96771787 _ZL30SendEventToEventTargetInternalP14OpaqueEventRefP20OpaqueEventTargetRefP14HandlerCallRec + 385
     20  HIToolbox                           0x00007fff96785880 SendEventToEventTarget + 40
     21  HIToolbox                           0x00007fff967bb640 _ZL18SendHICommandEventjPK9HICommandjjhPKvP20OpaqueEventTargetRefS5_PP14OpaqueEventRef + 420
     22  HIToolbox                           0x00007fff967ee228 SendMenuCommandWithContextAndModifiers + 59
     23  HIToolbox                           0x00007fff967ee1d0 SendMenuItemSelectedEvent + 178
     24  HIToolbox                           0x00007fff967ee0af _ZL19FinishMenuSelectionP13SelectionDataP10MenuResultS2_ + 94
     25  HIToolbox                           0x00007fff967f6085 _ZL14MenuSelectCoreP8MenuData5PointdjPP13OpaqueMenuRefPt + 718
     26  HIToolbox                           0x00007fff967f5cb1 _HandleMenuSelection2 + 446
     27  AppKit                              0x00007fff9097662c _NSHandleCarbonMenuEvent + 284
     28  AppKit                              0x00007fff907d552e _DPSNextEvent + 2170
     29  AppKit                              0x00007fff907d489b -[NSApplication nextEventMatchingMask:untilDate:inMode:dequeue:] + 122
     30  AppKit                              0x00007fff907c899c -[NSApplication run] + 553
     31  AppKit                              0x00007fff907b3783 NSApplicationMain + 940
     32  Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5         0x00000001021fa4c3 main + 1107
     33  Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5         0x00000001021fa068 start + 52

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