Barbara Stanwyck expressed interest in playing role that went to Claudette Colbert.
Ann Arden Grenville:
Has the maid been here while i was out?
Billy Grenville Jr.: Why, no towels?
Ann Arden Grenville: Uh, I know this is a four-star Hotel, but I've never known the maids to wear Chanel no. 5 while scrubbing out the tub.
Billy Grenville Jr.: I'll complain to the manager.
In 1955, Ann makes an operator-assisted long distance call from England to United States and is connected to her party in less than ten seconds - an impossibility even now, with direct dialing.