About the film
screwball comedy magician
Release Date: October 07, 1939
|Slogan||:||«She lived at the edge of life - with out-stretched arms . . . too short to reach it! Romance - a baffling reality.»|
|Genres||:||Drama, Comedy, Romance|
|Production Companies||:||Walter Wanger Productions|
|Writers||:||Ben Hecht, C. Graham Baker, Gene Towne|
Anita, engaged to solid Don Barnes, is swept off her feet by magician Arturo. Before you can say presto, she's his wife and stage assistant on a lengthy world tour. But Anita is annoyed by Arturo's constant flirtations, and his death-defying stunts give her nightmares. And forget her plan to retire to a farmhouse. Eventually, she has had enough and disappears.