In this domestic romp, Dean Martin and Lana Turner team up as a married couple whose marriage is threatened by Dino's gambling ways. to keep the money in the family, Lana talks Dino's business partner (Eddie Albert) to pose as his bookie. But the strategy backfires as it rouses the ire of mob boss, Tony Gagouts (Walter Matthau) who decides its time to eliminate the competition. Screenwriter and producer Jack Rose adapted the novel, Four Horse-Players Are Missing by Alexander Rose. Directed by Daniel Mann (Come Back, Little Sheba).