A fast-paced, funny musical satire on politics stars Powell as the lead in a group of traveling singers and introduces the now-classic song "Happy Days Are Here Again." Allen, as Powell's wiley manager, makes a successful transition here from radio to movies but, sadly, never fully
exploited it later on. The story has Allen pushing Powell into becoming a candidate for the governor of Pennsylvania when the party hopeful turns out to be a hopeless drunk. Though Powell has absolutely no interest or experience in politics, the party loves him because he has a dynamic personality
and is good with crowds. Unfortunately all this politicking ruins his relationship with Dvo...