Deanna dating ace
Deanna's earlier films were leaner, zippier and bursting at the seams with youthful energy.
The plot involves aspiring actress Deanna being offered a part that was originally promised to her stage diva mom (Kay).
Freddy has a great bit early on where he tries to impress a casting director by acting like a 'dope fiend' which is what he thought Deanna said when she told him to try out for the part of the Dauphin.
He starts going into withdrawal tics, rubbing his nose and scratching his arms, a daring bit at a time when the Production Code strictly forbade drug references.
The situation is further complicated when they both become involved with the same man.
Six films and four years after her auspicious starring debut in THREE SMART GIRLS (1936), the luster of Deanna Durbin began to dim, but just a little.