Approved | | Comedy, Musical
Rick Richards is a helicopter pilot who wants to set up a charter flying service in Hawaii -- along the way he makes some friends, including a young Hawaiian girl and her father, romances Judy Hudson, and sings a few songs.
Linda Wong's character, Lehua, is named after the O'hia Lehua (metrosiderous polymorphia), a twisty grey tree with bright red blossoms that is endemic to Hawaii and essential to it's ecosystem.
You scratch my back, and I'll scratch yours.
When Elvis is piloting the helicopter, interior shots show the woman and the dogs blocking his view and hampering the flight. In the same scene with the helicopter coming toward the camera, it's easy to see the pilot is alone.