Conceited singer Garry Mitchell refuses to renew his radio contract, so agent Doug Blake decides to find a new personality to replace Garry. In New York, he finds Martha Gibson, a single mother with a great voice. He arranges for her to move to Hollywood, but then has a problem trying to sell her to the show's sponsor. Doug tries every trick he can think of to make Martha a star, and as the two work more closely, he falls in love with her. Complicating matters further is when Martha meets and becomes attracted to Garry. Written by
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Did You Know?
The novelty song "I Tick, Tick, Tick" that Doris Day's character sings for her first audition was written to take advantage of the publicity surrounding the atomic clock which had just been invented. This clock, now even more precise, is now the standard to which all clocks in the US are set. See more
During the "Canadian Capers" segment the song plays for almost 7 minutes. 78 RPM records had a maximum run time of about 3 minutes. See more
[Doug has just sprung a little boy as an unexpected new roommate on Vi, whose apartment management does not allow children or pets
Vi, isn't he wonderful?
Yeah, cutest little lease-breaker I ever saw. Where's his mother?
She's downstairs, she wasn't sure how you'd take this.
Yeah I'll bet.
Music by Cole Porter
Played when Hutchins receives the telegram See more