Polly Parrish, a clerk at Merlin's Department Store, is mistakenly presumed to be the mother of a foundling. Outraged at Polly's unmotherly conduct, David Merlin becomes determined to keep the single woman and "her" baby together. Written by
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"And a little child shall lead them"--into the most delightfully surprising complications you've seen on the screen!
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Did You Know?
"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie on January 22, 1940 with Ginger Rogers
reprising her film role. See more
When David Niven and Ginger Rogers leave the New Years Eve party, the amount of confetti on David Niven's jacket changes dramatically from when he talks to the lady by the door and when he exits the building. See more
So how do you like her?
Pretty good for a fill-in. I'd just as soon go stag.
You could, too, with those shoulders.
The cast of characters includes a wind-up toy: Donald Duck as himself. Ginger Rogers' character was in charge of a display table full of the Donald Duck toys. See more
References Gunga Din
Auld Lang Syne
Traditional Scottish 17th century music
Lyrics by Robert Burns
Sung by a mob on New Year's Eve See more