Passed | | Musical, Romance, Adventure
An incognito opera singer falls for a policeman who has been assigned to track down her fugitive brother.
MGM's original intention was to film in Technicolor and to star Grace Moore. If these plans had gone through, this would have been MGM's first feature-length Technicolor film. However, Moore decided to pass on the film, Jeanette MacDonald was cast, photography switched to black-and-white, and this film became one of the biggest musical successes in MGM's history.
Marie de Flor:
That's the worst orchestra and the worst conductor I've ever sung with!
Marie de Flor: And what was the idea of holding every high A longer than I did?!?
When the Sgt. returns to the room to find Rose Marie gone, he wakes the manager for entry, when the manager enters the room he has a noticeably different night shirt on than before he entered, one has vertical stripes the other horizontal.