“Holiday Inn” 1942 ~ featuring Fred Astaire ‘Let’s Say It with Firecrackers’

Trivia from IMDB.com

The firecracker dance sequence required three days of rehearsal and took two days to film. Fred Astaire’s shoes for the dance were auctioned off for $116,000 worth of war bonds.

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