Approved | | Drama, Family, Musical
The daughter of a riverboat captain falls in love with a charming gambler, but their fairytale romance is threatened when his luck turns sour.
Although Annette Warren dubbed Ava Gardner's singing voice in the movie, Ms. Gardner herself sang her two songs on the MGM soundtrack album.
Pride is smaller than kindness.
when Ellie May and Frank discover Nolie in the apartment they're looking at, Nolie goes into the bedroom to find the note left by Gay. The note is laying open on the table with the money visible sitting on it. In the close up the note is closed and the money drops out of it as Nolie picks it up to read it.
Some prints of this film spell Leif Erickson's name the correct way in the opening credits; others spell it as "Lief Erickson".
Early preview showings of this film featured Ava Gardner's own singing voice, before the film was officially released with Ava overdubbed by Annette Warren.
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