Warner Bros. Studios began to tire of the boys' antics during production of "Angels Wash Their Faces." Among their pranks: throwing a lit firecracker in Humphrey Bogart's dressing room, painting obscene murals on the office walls, and setting off fire sprinklers in the wardrobe department. The studio hired a former football player, Russ Saunders, in hopes of taming their unruly sextet. He ultimately had to use a fire hose on them. Ultimately the studio became fed up and dropped their contract. See more
Now, wait a minute, hold it a second. Then, when we tried to help Gabe we found it was a big joke. Nothing but a stunt to get publicity for the grown-ups. They told us we were just kids, back-ally hoodlums, and get back were we belong. They laughed at us! Well, we're we belong, but, that doesn't mean we're going to give up. Sure, we're just kids and we can't vote and, I guess, we haven't got any rights. And we've got something here that might wake this city up and make the grown ups laugh out ...
Traditional children's song
Played by an organ grinder and whistled by Jackie Searl
when the boys encounter Alfred Goonplatz See more