- In the original prints, the "Orchids in the Moonlight" number was color tinted.
- Joel McCrea was originally slated for the role of Roger Bond.
- Originally conceived of as a vehicle for RKO's Dolores Del Rio this film is most notable for its star-making pairing of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers. The two relative unknowns smoked up the screen in a dance number called "The Carioca" that generated such a positive response form critics and fans that they were eventually reunited in nine subsequent films.
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