"Follow The Fleet" is not a Fred and Ginger movie like "Top Hat" or "Swing Time". Fred and Ginger are the supporting couple in this film and after the success of their films together where they were the starring couple, their supporting role in this film was beefed up. Fred and Randolph Scott (good friends in real life) play two sailors. This casting gives Fred a chance to escape the usual white tie and tails, but don't worry he does eventually wear them! Fred plays a former dancer, his partner being Ginger. Randolph Scott is his good friend, a ladies man with no plans on being serious about any one lady. Together, they go on shore leave where Fred meets Ginger and Randolph meets Harriet (later to be the Harriet in "Ozzie and Harriet"). The main story involves Randolph and Harriet's romance, complicated by the usual 'other woman', Randy not wanting to commit, etc. Its the standard stuff. Its only when the movie shifts to the second couple that it gets cookin'. Fred and Ginger dance like we've come to expect them to, perfectly. They both get individual chances to shine apart from their dancing, Ginger sings and Fred plays the piano. Some of their dances are fun and some very romantic. They also liven up the 'straight' scenes by making wisecracks, livening up the dull story of Randolph and Harriet. This is a must for Fred and Ginger fans. If you are thinking of getting your first Fred and Ginger ones, I'd recommend "Top Hat" or "Swing Time" since those two best showcase their combined talents. However, if you've seen those, "Follow the Fleet" is a must see. Also, I must mention that I am a big Fred and Ginger fan, hence this review. If you are a Randolph Scott or Harriet Hilliard fan, no doubt you will love this film.