01 hours 31 minutes
- Dick Powell, Joan Blondell, Ruby Keeler
- Busby Berkeley, Ray Enright
- Comedy, Music, Musical
- September 1, 1934
Tickets Sold (Domestic): 4.6 m.
Domestic Gross: $ 1.1 m.
Multi-millionaire Ezra Ounce wants to start a campaign against ‘filthy’ forms of entertainment, like Broadway-Shows. He comes to his relatives families and makes them members of his morale-boosting campaign. But Jimmy, another relative is producing a show, starring Ezra’s niece Barbara. But he had bad luck with his backer, this person has given him an invalid check. Another of his victims, the show-girl Mabel has the idea of blackmailing Horace, Barbara’s father, whom she has met before in a slightly compromising situation to get the money.