MGM's musical factory couldn't always produce something terrific, as this film shows. The familiar boy-meets-girl story opens as opera singer Melchior brings his son, Johnston, to Mackinac Island. There Johnston meets Williams, the star of the "aquacaper." Durante provides some comic
moments as her piano-playing bodyguard and Whitty plays Williams' grandmother. Noted bandleader Cugat plays himself, providing several musical numbers with his orchestra. Though the production is colorful and glossy, and the choreography is by Stanley Donen, the film on the whole seems flat, with
none of the liveliness a musical needs to succeed. Durante gets to do his famous "Inka Din...