MGM purchased RKO's 1930 version had still the best voices to showcase numbers. A January reported that Herbert Baker and Martin Rackin. Pre-production news items include George Murphy, Vera-Ellen and Bobby Van in the cast. Hollywood Reporter news items add following cast members. Sailors Tony Martin spend entire shore leave in pursuit of three beautiful gals. Additional comedy relief is provided as a pair of dumb-dumb shore patrolmen by Henry Slate and Alan King. The Vincent Youmans-Leo Robin-Clifford Grey-Irving Caesar score includes such standards.
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