- Executive Meddling: Happily averted. MGM boss Louis B. Mayer hated the movie and tried to impose a happy ending but King Vidor got his way.
- Keep Circulating the Tapes: Not available on home video since a VHS version was released in the 1990s. Turner Classic Movies occasionally airs it.
- Real-Life Relative: Eleanor Boardman was married to King Vidor at the time.
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