Golden Age of the Silver Screen

One Night in the Tropics (1940)

Episode #33

Universal Pictures released One Night in the Tropics on November 15, 1940. A. Edward Sutherland directed the film starring Allan Jones, Nancy Kelly, and Robert Cummings.

‘One Night in the Tropics’ Plot Summary

Based on the 1914 book Love Insurance and a remake of the 1919 film of the same name, One Night in The Tropics marks the film debut of Abbott and Costello. Jim “Lucky” Moore and Steve Harper are best friends. Steve is engaged to marry Cynthia, but his ex-girlfriend Mickey keeps interfering with the wedding plans. Lucky comes up with a love insurance policy that guarantees a million dollars to Steve if he does not marry Cynthia. Now, the only question is whether the two sworn bachelors will marry the women that they each actually love.

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Universal Pictures released One Night in the Tropics on November 15, 1940. A. Edward Sutherland directed the film starring Allan Jones, Nancy Kelly, Robert Cummings.

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