Lucille Ball movies

The Lucy & Desi Collection starring Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz

The Lucy and Desi Collection

Editorial Review of The Lucy & Desi Collection starring Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, courtesy of Amazon.com  Besides making television history as the producers and stars of television’s immensely popular I Love Lucy and The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour, Lucille Ball and her husband, Desi Arnaz, starred in three quite agreeable feature films. The Lucy & Desi Collection includes the trio, all in excellent shape, plus a handful […]

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Lucy cries wolf - an angry Lucy comes in from the window ledge

Lucy Cries Wolf

Lucy Cries Wolf – I Love Lucy season 4, episode 98, originally aired October 18, 1954 Lucy Cries Wolf begins in an ordinary enough way, with Ricky Ricardo (Desi Arnaz) and his wife Lucy (Lucille Ball) at the breakfast table.  There, Lucy points out to Ricky an article about a burglary in a nearby apartment building, and soon gets […]

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Five Came Back (1939) starring Lucille Ball, Chester Morris, John Carradine, Allen Jenkins, C. Aubrey Smith

Five Came Back

Five Came Back (1939) starring Lucille Ball, Chester Morris, John Carradine, Allen Jenkins, C. Aubrey Smith Twelve people are aboard Coast Air Line’s flagship the Silver Queen.  They’re en route to South America when the airplane encounters a storm and is blown off course. The plane crashes into headhunter-inhabited jungles.  Pilots Bill Brooks (Chester Morris) […]

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Forever Darling - starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, James Mason

Forever Darling

Forever Darling (1956) starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, James Mason Forever, Darling a very sweet movie, and very funny as well.  I enjoyed it, and hope that you do as well.Frankly, Forever Darling is one of my favorite Lucille Ball movies.  The basic premise is that biologist Lorenzo Xavier Vega (played by Desi Arnaz) has grown apart from his wife Susan […]

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The Saxophone - Lucy and Ricky

The Saxophone

The Saxophone – I Love Lucy episode 40, season 2

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I Love Lucy episode guide - season 4

I Love Lucy episode guide – season 4

A ground-breaking season, as the Ricardos and the Mertzes travel to California as Ricky stars in a movie — a story arc that takes up the majority of the season.

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Annabel Takes a Tour - Jackie Oakley, Lucille Ball

Annabel Takes a Tour

Annabel Takes a Tour (1938) starring Lucille Ball, Jackie Oakley  In Annabel Takes a Tour, Lucille Ball plays the title role of Annabel Allison, a movie starlet who’s going on a publicity tour where her publicity agent Lannie Morgan, played by Jackie Oakley, keeps getting her into trouble; along the way she finds herself falling […]

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Best Foot Forward (1943), starring Lucille Ball, Harry James

Best Foot Forward [Lucille Ball]

Best Foot Forward (1943), starring Lucille Ball, Harry James Best Foot Forward is a fun musical, that frequently had me asking, “When is Lucy coming back on screen?” Please understand, that even without Lucy on screen, it’s a fun musical farce.  There are several nice musical numbers and some Wonderful music by the Harry James band.  I was […]

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