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One Night in the Tropics (1940) was a Comedy - Musical Film directed by A. Edward Sutherland and produced by Leonard Spigelgass.

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Costello: He's gonna make a wonderful husband.
Abbott: You don't even know what a husband is.
Costello: A husband is what's left of a sweetheart after the nerve has been killed.


[Costello lights up a cigar]
Abbott: Put that out. There's no smoking in here.
Costello: What makes you think I'm smokin'?
Abbott: You've got a cigar in your mouth!
Costello: I've got shoes on... don't mean I'm walkin'.


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At one point in production the film was titled "Riviera" but the title was changed once the location shifted to the Caribbean.
The premiere of the film was held in Patterson New Jersey, the hometown of Lou Costello.
Abbott and Costello were big radio stars when they made this, their debut film. Their voices are heard before they appear on screen.
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