Johnny Brett and King Shaw are an unsuccessful dance team in New York. A producer discovers Brett as the new partner for Clare Bennett, but Brett, who thinks he is one of the people they lent money to gives him the name of his partner.
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Astaire and Powell together is enough to make this worth seeing even if it was pure tripe. The cool storyline of mistaken identity and the excellent Frank Morgan cast as a bumbling producer makes this a real sleeper musical and possibly one of MGMs best B&W affairs. Great routines, and nice songs. One of those "they dont make em like they used to films". A real treat. 4.5 stars