Banana Company executive Steve Case on a Caribean plantation group tries to convince his former co-worker Nick Butler to take over the plantation No 7. But he is on his way to Chicago, to take over a job as a manager for another company himself. He has also troubles with US night-club singer Lee Donley, whom he wants aboard a ship back to the US, and rebel Rosario. He is able to get Nick to the plantation, but is he able to keep him there or will he leave it in a few days with Gloria, the wife of the former exectutive of No 7, Mr. Anderson ? Written by
Stephan Eichenberg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
"The Screen Guild Theater" broadcast a 30 minute radio adaptation of the movie on December 8, 1940 with James Cagney
and George Tobias
reprising their film roles. See more
In the gunfight scene between Butler's group and Rosario's group, Rosario shoots Butler and Butler appears to be grabbing his right arm as he goes down. In the next shot, he is now tending to his wound on his left arm. Later in the scene, after they catch Rosario, Rosario bumps Butler's hat as he walks by. See more
Mr. Steve Case
He's on the Arturo bound for the States with my dough. I hope he goes to Halifax!
Referenced in Breakdowns of 1941
Music by M.K. Jerome
Lyrics by Jack Scholl
Sung by Ann Sheridan
(uncredited) in the hotel bar See more