Passed | | Action, Comedy, Music
Two broke ex-chorus girls in California hope to get back to Broadway by winning the "Miss Pacific Fleet" popularity contest.
A sad footnote, in retrospect: Kewpie (Allen Jenkins) is a crew member of the USS Arizona - BB-39, which was lost six years later when it was sunk in the Japanese Navy surprise attack at Pearl Harbor on Sunday 7 December 1941, and remains to this day still listed on active service under the harbor waters to this date with at least 1,177 souls entombed forever below decks.
Bernard 'Kewpie' Wiggins:
Look, Vergie. You might as well go right back to Seattle.
Virginia 'Vergie' Matthews: Oh, Mr. Smith, you liked me up north.
Bernard 'Kewpie' Wiggins: Yeah, but you're down south now.
Freytag brings what appears to be three books into the meeting at the beginning of the film. Later, it's revealed the "books" are actually a box with decanters and filled shot glasses. However, the way he carried the box into the room would have meant all the shot glasses would have been spilled.