Nightclub entertainer Sarah Ryan and songwriter Tommy Taylor move in to the boardinghouse run by their mothers Maggie and Norah. Tommy brings along Mr. Grasselli, a "nervous wreck" who keeps to himself.. Sarah recognizes him as the gangster Chips Maguire. He killed a cop with Tommy's gun, so Tommy must now protect him. Grasselli winds up turning the boarding house into a money-making nightclub.
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The girl who gave the world a new word now shows what it really means,
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Did You Know?
Producer Mark Hellinger
's dislike for executive producer Hal B. Wallis
became even stronger after this film was released. Though the film was critically acclaimed and made money for Warners, print ads at the time mentioned Wallis as executive producer (though uncredited in the film), Jack L. Warner
in charge of production and Lewis Seiler
as director, but did not even mention Hellinger, who had received screen credit as producer. This was one of the contributing factors in Hellinger's shortly thereafter leaving Warners for 20th Century-Fox. (Source: "The Mark Hellinger Story" by Jim Bishop
, New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1952) See more
What were you doing in there?
Sarah Jane Ryan aka Sal
Scrubbing Maguire's back. What do you think?
Flat Foot Floogie
Music by Slim Gaillard
and Slam Stewart
Lyrics by Bud Green
Sung and Danced by The Elderbloom Chorus
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