Neptune's Daughter Overview:

Neptune's Daughter (1949) was a Comedy - Musical Film directed by Edward Buzzell and produced by Jack Cummings.

Academy Awards 1949 --- Ceremony Number 22 (source: AMPAS)

Best Music - SongMusic and Lyrics by Frank LoesserWon

BlogHub Articles:

Neptune's Daughter (1949).

By Dawn Sample on Oct 14, 2012 From Noir and Chick Flicks

Neptune's Daughter (1949). Musical/ romantic/ comedy Cast: Esther Williams, Red Skelton, Ricardo Montalb?n, Betty Garrett, Keenan Wynn, Xavier Cugat and Mel Blanc. Directer: Edward Buzzell. Features the Academy Award winning song Baby, It's Cold Outside by Frank Loesser. Neptune's Daughter was the t... Read full article

See all Neptune's Daughter articles

Quotes from

No Quote for this film.

Facts about

In this film, Esther Williams plays a swimsuit designer. She later copied several designs from this film for a line of swimwear that she would create.
Esther Williams was pregnant during the filming of this movie.
A specially built, one-of-a-kind piano had been used during the early filming, but halfway through production it mysteriously disappeared from the set. Metro boss Louis B. Mayer was very upset at the lack of security and the increased production costs this would mean. Red Skelton told the studio head that he had an identical piano at home and would be willing to rent it to the studio. Mayer didn't believe him until Skelton drove him to his apartment to see it. An ecstatic Mayer offered $50 per diem for its use, but Red held out for $1000 a day. Faced with the prospect of keeping production waiting while a new one was built to order or reshooting the earlier scenes, Mayer capitulated. It never occurred to him that Skelton had stolen it with the aid of stagehands with whom he split the money.
read more facts about Neptune's Daughter...
Share this page:
Visit the Classic Movie Hub Blog CMH
Best Music - Song Oscar 1949

See more Academy Awards>>
Also directed by Edward Buzzell

More about Edward Buzzell >>
Also produced by Jack Cummings

More about Jack Cummings >>
Related Lists
Create a list

See All Related Lists >>
Also released in 1949

See All 1949 films >>
More "Romance (Comic)" films

See All "Romance (Comic)" films >>
More "Sisters" films

See All "Sisters" films >>