Esther Williams and Fernando Lamas were married to other people when they were brought together to make DANGEROUS WHEN WET; would that the film had been as enduring as their subsequent real-life marriage. Williams plays Katy Higgins, a member of a swimming family (the others are
Charlotte Greenwood, Donna Corcoran, Barbara Whiting, and William Demarest) who decide to swim free-style across the English Channel en masse after producer Windy Webbe (Jack Carson) convinces them they can make some serious money doing so. Webbe hustles liquid vitamins and figures that he can
capitalize on the Higginses in the sale of his merchandise; the family needs cash to buy a bull fo...