April in Paris
Release year: 1952
Director: David Butler
Screenwriter: Jack Rose, Melville Shavelson
Starring: Doris Day, Ray Bolger, Claude Dauphin, Eve Miller, George Givot, Paul Harvey, Herbert Farjeon
Moviegeek Sunday Classic #199, week 15 2018
A mistake means chorus girl Ethel ‘Dynamite’ Jackson (Day) is invited to Paris to represent America at an art exposition. S. Winthrop Putnam (Bolger), the bureaucrat who made the mistake, sees the future of his career depending on whether or not the art exposition is successful. But as he gets to know Ethel, he starts to see other values in the girl, only problem is, he is engaged to marry the daughter of his boss.