Final film appearance of George Burns and Gracie Allen together.

The entire "Hola E Pae" number of the Hawaiian Medley was inserted into the movie I Dood It (1943).

Sammy Lee took over as dance director when Bobby Connolly got involved as dance director in The Wizard of Oz (1939).

This film's television premiere took place in Los Angeles Friday, June 14, 1957 on KTTV (Channel 11); it first aired in Chicago July 9, 1957 on WBBM (Channel 2), in Miami July 19, 1957 on WCKT (Channel 7), in Seattle August 29, 1957 on KING (Channel 5), in Cincinnati October 3, 1957 on WXIX (Channel 19) (Newport, Kentucky), in Honolulu October 4, 1957 on KHVH (Channel 13), in Philadelphia November 2, 1957 on WFIL (Channel 6), in Cleveland November 9, 1957 on KYW (Channel 3), and in San Francisco January 21, 1958 on KGO (Channel 7). In New York City it first aired September 20, 1960 on WCBS (Channel 2).

MGM screen tested Abbott and Costello for the comedic support roles.