A college football player (Joe E. Brown) persuades a beautiful young woman (Joan Bennett) to individually flirt with an entire team of All-American football players, in order to entice them over to her college. But the players get angry and threaten to walk out when they find out that they have been fooled, and they get even madder when they discover that she has actually fallen in love with one of their own teammates (James Hall).
Beeb E. Rebozo
Did You Know?
This was re-titled Eleven Men and a Girl when it was sold to television in 1956, in order to avoid confusion with another WB film of the same name, Maybe It's Love (1935), and retains this title today when shown on Turner Classic Movies. See more
At around 20 mins, Nan and a football player tip over in a canoe and are completely submerged. Then they swim to shore and upon exiting the water, Nan's hair is almost totally dry with only the tips wet. See more
It's alcohol! That's gotten you kicked out of a dozen colleges.
It's got a kick, all right.
Joe E. Brown
's character is called "Yates" in the credits, but is always referred to as Speed Hanson in the dialogue. Similarly, Sumner Getchell
is billed as "Whiskers" but is called only Ned, and George Irving
is credited as "College Professor," but is actually President Sheffield of the college. See more
Version of The College Widow
Maybe It's Love
Music by Archie Gottler
and George W. Meyer
Lyrics by Sidney D. Mitchell
Sung by Joan Bennett
and then by James Hall
Also played on a record
Also sung by the team See more