A sultry night club singer, a man who has also traveled to many exotic ports and a salesman meet aboard ship on the 45-mile trip from Hong Kong to Macao. The singer is quickly hired by an American expatriate who runs the biggest casino in Macao and has a thriving business in converting hot jewels into cash. Her new boss thinks one of her traveling companions is a cop. One is -- but not the one the boss suspects. Written by
Dale O'Connor <email@example.com>
DANGEROUS PARADISE! (original print ad - all caps)
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Did You Know?
reports that director Josef von Sternberg
was nasty to the crew, and would make insulting remarks about her and Robert Mitchum
to each other, such as "what are we going to do with this beautiful stupid girl". Although Sternberg threatened Mitchum that he could be put off the picture, in the end it was the director who was replaced by Nicholas Ray
. See more
In the DVD subtitles, some of the Portuguese police commander's dialogue has the words "señor" and "señora," spelled in the Spanish way. The Portuguese forms are "senhor" and "senhora". See more
Thanks for the flowers.
I couldn't afford a wreath.
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Leo Robin
Sung by Jane Russell
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