Dick Purcell is an American taxi driver who wants to become a singer promoting cheese products. Oddly he thinks the way to do it is to become a gondolier from Venice. Along the way he sings and woos a sassy secretary Alice.
LOVERS ENRAPTURED -- ...Sweethearts enthralled in the light of venetian moonbeams and music!
Did You Know?
Joseph E. Bernard
is listed in the studio records in the role of "Official", but was not seen in the print. See more
Richard 'Dick' Purcell, aka Ricardo Purcelli
Say, I see you didn't lose your job.
And I still see you're still driving a cab.
Referenced in The Black Network
Outside of You
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Played during the opening credits and as background music
Sung by Dick Powell
at an audition
Reprised by Ted Fio Rito Orchestra
(as "Ted Fio Rito and His Band") on the radio show with Ted Fio Rito
on bass and vocals by The Debutantes
and Muzzy Marcellino
Reprised at the last radio show See more