Approved | | Comedy, Romance
A financially-strapped charter pilot hires himself to an oil tycoon to kidnap his madcap daughter and prevent her from marrying a vapid band leader.
Although the movie was publicized as the first screen pairing of Warner Bros.' two biggest stars, James Cagney and Bette Davis had actually co-starred in Jimmy the Gent (1934) seven years earlier, and had wanted to find another opportunity to work together.
Hello Charlie! Got anybody important in there?
Charlie - Ambulance Driver: No Mr. Keenan, just a drop.
Tommy Keenan: Why do ya bother with small fry?
Tommy Keenan: Just an hour till I go on the air and not one, single, juicy item. You boys have certainly let me down.
Policeman - Driver of Car #64: You're the one who was beepin' for ...
In an early scene, when Steve Collins (James Cagney) is walking from the door of the hangar to the office, the end of his necktie is first flapping free above his belt, but in the next shot, it is tucked into his belt.
The opening credits appear on a series of luggage tags.
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