"Lux Radio Theater" broadcast a 60 minute radio adaptation of the movie onDecember 18, 1939 with John Garfield, Priscilla Lane, Rosemary Lane, Lola Lane and Jeffrey Lynn reprising their film roles.

John Garfield admitted that he based the way he played his character, Mickey Borden, on Oscar Levant.

John Garfield's first film and an Oscar nomination.

Remade as a musical, Young at Heart with Frank Sinatra and Doris Day.