Since can-can dancing is forbidden by law in Paris, a French lawyer tries to get an old judge friend to keep the police of his back, while he keeps the show running, but somewhere along the line he falls for the lead dancer.
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There are few films with a color palette with such cyan and magenta. A really stunning production all the way around. Quite the dance. "Are you talking to me, or are you making a speech?" Staged in all the right ways. "The wildest girl I ever met was named prudence."