had separated from his wife of ten years. She and Dan Dailey
, who played O'Connor's father, were dating during the shooting of the film. After filming wrapped, the O'Connors divorced and shortly thereafter Gwen Carter
and Dan Dailey married. See more
When Tim goes to Vicki's and gets her, her assistant was going by with the purple dress and Vicki calls her assistant as Nellie and after Nellie says that it (the color) was what director picked, Vicki calls her assistant as Millie. See more
[speaking of their children
I want them to have an education... a real education. They have to learn arithmetic and spelling and geography.
You never went past the sixth grade... and it was probably the fourth grade, because you said it was the sixth.
My age is the only thing I lie about, and I don't add on, I take off.
All right, the sixth grade, but there's nothing wrong with your arithmetic. You can whistle 'Mandy', do an 'Off to Buffalo', and count the house at the same time, and tell me ...
A Man Chases a Girl (Until She Catches Him)
Written by Irving Berlin
Performed by Donald O'Connor
and Marilyn Monroe
Danced by Donald O'Connor See more