Passed | | Comedy, Drama
A feisty retiree plays peacemaker for a young couple.
According to contemporary articles in The Hollywood Reporter, RKO bought he rights to the novel as a vehicle for Ginger Rogers and Charles Laughton, and that John Barrymore was also considered for the lead.
Seton Mansley aka Alfred Crane:
Suddenly, it had come to me that I was the only one out of 28,000 guys who wasn't allowed to come home every night at six o'clock and smoke his slippers, and read his dinner, and eat his pipe.
On the ground at the airport, Kerrigan's plane is a Douglas DC-3/DST (Douglas Sleeper Transport - note the upper row of small windows). But, depicted flying, the model used is a Boeing 247. Also note the plane on the ground is unpainted bare metal silver and the flying model is painted, and with different insignia on the rear fuselage.