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A Hollywood Reporter news item reported that Stanley David and Marion Fisher were added to work on the script during production, but it is not known if any of their work was included in the film. This was the first film effort for theatre executive Harry A. Gourfain, New York reporter Murray Boltinoff and Martin Rackin. Twentieth Century-Fox loaned actor Sheldon Leonard to Paramount for the production. Contemporary news items reported that Preston Foster, Brian Donlevy, Akim Tamiroff and Mary Astor were considered for lead roles in the picture.