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Mexican Hayride


[[Performer~P106882~Cole Porter~coleporter]]'s Broadway musical Mexican Hayride was optioned by Universal in the mid-1940s, then remained in "development hell" until 1948. By the time the property made it to the screen, the entire Porter score had been removed, and the play's original star [[Performer~P219152~Bobby Clark~bobbyclark]] was replaced by [[Performer~P69~Bud Abbott~budabbott]] and [[Performer~P15240~Lou Costello~loucostello]]. The story takes place South of the Border, where American fugitive...more