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?
Two of Joan Blondell's real-life husbands were involved in this film. Her first husband, cinematographer George Barnes, photographed it. Her second husband, Dick Powell, was her co-star. 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
You Can Be Kissed
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Played on the radio show by 'Ted Fio Rito Orchestra" (as "Ted Fio Rito and His Band") with vocals by Muzzy Marcellino
and Candy Candido See more