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Paris Model is quickie producer Albert Zugsmith's answer to such multistoried films as Albert Zugsmith. Linking the four stories presented herein is a Paris-original gown, "Nude at Midnight." The gown is first purchased by "good bad girl" Gogo Montaine (Eva Gabor), who hopes to impress her date for the evening, the Maharajah of Kim-Kepore (Tom Conway, who happened to be Gabor's brother-in-law at the time, a fact that wasn't ignored in the film's publicity). Next, the gown is illegally copied in the U.S., leading to a major social gaffe involving secretary Betty Barnes (Paulette Goddard), her boss Edgar Blevins (Leif Erickson) and Blevins' wife Cora (Gloria Christian). Next, Marion Parmelee (Marilyn Maxwell) wears the gown to coerce her husband's boss (Cecil Kellaway) into giving hubby a promotion. And finally, Marta Jensen (Barbara Lawrence) dons the gown in hopes that her erstwhile beau Charlie Johnson (Robert Hutton) will pop the question. Tom Conway makes a return appearance in this final sequence, as does 1930s comedy favorite El Brendel and Hollywood restaurateur Prince Michael Romanoff. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi


Eva Gabor
as Gogo Montaine
Tom Conway
as Maharajah of Kim-Kepore
Laurette Luez
as Lisa
Aram Katcher
as Louis-Jean Vacheron
Paulette Goddard
as Betty Barnes
Leif Erickson
as Edgar Blevins
Marilyn Maxwell
as Marion Parmelee
Cecil Kellaway
as Patrick J. Sullivan
Florence Bates
as Mrs. Nora Sullivan
Robert Bice
as Jack Parmelee
Byron Foulger
as Ernest Boggs
Barbara Lawrence
as Marta Jensen
Robert Hutton
as Charlie Johnson
Michael Romanoff
as Himself
El Brendel
as Papa Johnson


Alfred E. Green
Albert Zugsmith
Albert Glasser
Composer (Music Score)
Albert Glasser
Musical Direction/Supervision
William Glasgow
Art Director
Chuck Keehne
Costume Designer