September 8, 2014
1937 – Waikiki Wedding
Waikiki Wedding (1937, Paramount)
As “Tony Marvin”
Cast: Shirley Ross, Martha Raye, Bob Burns
Director: Frank Tuttle
Producer: Arthur Hornblower, Jr.
Screenwriters: Don Hartman & Frank Butler
Summary: Light-hearted musical about a freewheeling “idea man” who finds himself in hot water when the winner of a beauty contest he cooked up, for PR purposes, shows up in Honolulu – and says she doesn’t care for it.
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- “Blue Hawaii”
- “Sweet Is The Word For You”