Passed | | Comedy, Romance, Drama
Josephine Spiggins is thinking of marrying John Spear, the stuffed-shirt son of a department store owner. When John's free-spirit brother Tony returns from touring the South Seas in his ... See full summary »
The ship shown in the background near Tony's boat is the S.S. Sage Brush, owned at the time by the Shepard Steamship Co. of Boston. It was built in 1919 and was subsequently sold to States Marine Corp. of Boston and renamed the S.S. Keystone. In March of 1943 it was part of a convoy to North Africa with a load of war supplies. On March 13 she developed engine trouble and dropped out of the convoy. A German submarine, U-172 torpedoed her and she sank on March 14. 71 of the 72 aboard were saved.
In more than one scene with a boat tied up at a pier, both the boat and pier are moving together in relation to the rear-screen projection in the background.
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