Joe Adams takes on the identity of a dead gangster in order to avoid the draft. Adams plans to use a war relief charity to get his gambling operation up and running, until he falls in love with Dorothy Bryant and has a change of heart.
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Did You Know?
Writer Milton Holmes
said that his story was inspired by a real 1936 event, where a nightclub owner staged a one-night gambling benefit at the Beverly Hills Hotel to raise $40,000 for a church. In his original story, the character of Joe dies at the end. See more
After Joe has thrown the dice against Captain Steadman using a glass and "influence", the cut over her shoulder shows the glass at a notably different position than where he just put it. See more
Joe Adams aka Joe Bascopolous
You don't mind if I double-cross myself, do you?
Opening credits prologue: 1941 America was still at Peace. See more
Something To Remember You By
Music by Arthur Schwartz
Whistled often by Cary Grant
Played at the charity ball
Variations often in the score See more