Paree, Paree

Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter
Scenario by Cyrus Wood, based on the stage musical comedy Fifty Million Frenchmen, book by Herbert Fields

A Vitaphone / Warner Bros. Release
(1934; 21 minutes; B & W)
Produced by Samuel Sax
Directed by Roy Mack
Photographed by Ray Foster
Dances Arranged by Allan K. Foster

Note: This short film is available as a bonus on the laserdisc release of Night and Day (MGM/UA ML102270)


Bob Hope (Peter Forbes)
Dorothy Stone (Lulu Carroll)
Billie Leonard (Violet)
Rodney McLennan (Michael)
Charles Collins (Baxter)
Apache Scene by The Climas

Musical Numbers

  • Opening ("You Do Something to Me") - Orchestra
  • "Paree, What Did You Do to Me?" - Female Vocalist
  • "You Don't Know Paree" - Orchestra
  • "You Do Something to Me" - Peter and Lulu
  • "Find Me a Primitive Man" - Violet
  • "You've Got That Thing" - Peter
  • Finale: "You've Got That Thing" (reprise) - Company

Go to the original stage production of Fifty Million Frenchmen