Blake Edwards adapted this play for his 1958 film This Happy Feeling starring Debbie Reynolds and Curt Jurgens. Blake wanted to keep the original title but the studio heads changed the title at the last minute.
For Love or Money Broadway debut on November 4, 1947 and closed June 19, 1948 after 263 performances. Starring were Vicki Cummings, June Lockhart and John Loder. This was June Lockhart's first Broadway play.