A lesser GUYS AND DOLLS has Douglas and Franciosa (the latter in his first film) as two small-time gangsters who run a Broadway nightclub. They fill the club with stock characters, trying to make it a home away from home for its denizens. Simmons, a schoolteacher doubling as a secretary,
provides romance for Franciosa when she goes to work at the club. This is a film full of good cheer and good performances, a sweet, slightly naive little film. Songs include "This Could Be the Night," "Hustlin' News Gal," "I Got It Bad," (Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster), "I'm Gonna Live till
I Die" (Al Hoffman, Walter Kent, Mann Curtis), "Taking a Chance on Love" (John Latouc...