At a midwestern hotel, conniving bellhop Bert Harris has a finger in every pie. He promotes a job for glamorous Ann Roberts, but she does not immediately succumb to his charms. However, Bert soon enlists Ann as partner in his new profession of con man. Most of the victims they fleece are lawbreakers themselves. But Bert is tempted to try actual stealing, and Ann fears it will bring bad luck...
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Bert is reading a real copy of Sucess magazine. Founded in 1897 to promote the "New Thought" philosophy. The issue date at the top of the cover has been taped over or cut off. See more
After Anne Roberts breaks the pearl necklace in reaction to the hotel guests' flirtation, the pearls scatter all over the floor and the dresser. In addition, she takes a handful of pearls and pours them down his pants. The number of pearls on the necklace before it broke could not possibly equal the large amount that scattered all over the room and that went down his pants. See more
[inspecting the stolen bracelet Bert has brought in
It's nice. Maybe it's too nice. What'll I do with it? That stuff is hard to sell.
Who cares? Give to your wife for a Christmas present.
[grabbing the pawnbroker by the ear
Listen three-balls, I want five thousand dollars and I want it in a hurry. It's worth twenty thousand. And don't give me any backtalk.
(With You on My Mind, I Find) I Can't Write the Words
Music by Gerald Marks
Lyrics by Buddy Fields
Played as dance music and sung by an uncredited tenor See more