Set in the Depression, a gang of half-witted small-time hoods led by Slim Grissom kidnap heiress Barbara Blandish and Slim proceeds to fall in love with her. Remake of the 1948 British film "No Orchids for Miss Blandish." Written by
The psychotic killer, the young heiress...the kidnapping that becomes a love story.
Did You Know?
The name of the popular jazz song that bookended the start and end of the film was "I Can't Give You Anything but Love, Baby", which had been first performed in 1928, and had music and lyrics by Jimmy McHugh
and Dorothy Fields
respectively. See more
How come you never get your ass out of bed?
Well, it's the place you seem to like it the most.
I Can't Give You Anything but Love
Written by Dorothy Fields
and Jimmy McHugh
Sung by Rudy Vallee See more