Madcap debutante Melsa Manton finds a body in a deserted house. Of course, the police don't believe her. Stung by Peter Ames's front page editorial decrying her "prank," Melsa enlists seven fellow debs to help her investigate. The wisecracking young ladies proceed to run circles around the police, the suspects, and the press. Written by
Rod Crawford <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
Katherine Hepburn turned down the role of Melsa Manton after the poor box-office of Bringing Up Baby. See more
When Melsa first calls the police at the beginning of the movie. The police cars are rushing to the Lane mansion. As they pass "Jones Drug Co" and "Barber Shop" the signs are backwards (mirror images). See more
You know, psychiatrists say hate's just a step away from love.
Yeah, but it's the lull in between that drives you crazy.
During the opening credits, a flashlight lights up each page of credits. See more
References A Damsel in Distress
Home on the Range
Music by Daniel E. Kelley
Lyrics by Brewster M. Higley
(as Brewster 'Bruce' Higley) (1873)
Sung a cappella by James Burke See more