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The Facts of Life [Lucille Ball, Bob Hope]

The Facts of Life (1960) starring Lucille Ball, Bob Hope
The Facts of Life (1960) starring Lucille Ball, Bob Hope <span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> The Facts of Life is a 1960 comedy starring Lucille Ball and Bob Hope, dealing with a very serious subject€”adultery. The movie begins with Lucille Ball and Bob Hope arriving at...
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Ziegfeld Follies

Ziegfeld Follies (1945) starring William Powell, Red Skelton, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly,  Lucille Ball,  Lena Horne, Kathryn Grayson and many more
Ziegfeld Follies (1945) starring William Powell, Red Skelton, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly,  Lucille Ball,  Lena Horne, Kathryn Grayson and many more  Ziegfeld Follies is an attempt at recreating the spectacle of Flo Ziegfeld’s famous Broadway shows – and so the film is a series of unrelated musical...
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Room Service

Review of Room Service, one of the Marx Brothers’ latter films, starring Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Lucille Ball, Ann Miller
Room Service (1938) starring the Marx Brothers (Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx), Lucille Ball, Ann Miller <span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> I’ve long heard negative things about  Room Service starring the Marx Brothers  – Groucho, Chico, and Harpo.   However, after...
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Sorrowful Jones

Sorrowful Jones (1949), starring Bob Hope and Lucille Ball
 Sorrowful Jones  (1949), starring Bob Hope and Lucille Ball  Sorrowful Jones  is a wonderful movie.   Based on a Damon Runyon story, a remake of Shirley Temple’s  Little Miss Marker  starring  Bob Hope  as the title character, Sorrowful Jones, a bookie, who  receives a young child as a...
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Miss Grant Takes Richmond

Miss Grant Takes Richmond (1949) starring Lucille Ball, William Holden, James Gleason
Miss Grant Takes Richmond  (1949) starring  Lucille Ball, William Holden, James Gleason  Miss Grant Takes Richmond  begins at a secretarial school, where the grave-looking Charles Lane is overseeing his class, including Ellen  Grant, played by the lovely  Lucille Ball.   Most of the class is performing well, but...
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Stage Door

Stage Door (1937) starring Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers, Lucille Ball, Ann Miller, Eve Arden
Stage Door (1937) starring  Katharine Hepburn, Ginger Rogers, Lucille Ball, Ann Miller, Eve Arden Plot synopsis of  Stage Door In Stage Door, Terry Randall (Katherine Hepburn), rich society beauty, has decided to see if she can break into the Broadway  theater  scene without her family  connections. She goes...
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Yours, Mine and Ours

Yours, Mine and Ours (1968), starring Lucille Ball, Henry Fonda, Van Johnson, Tom Bosley
Yours, Mine and Ours (1968), starring Lucille Ball, Henry Fonda, Van Johnson, Tom Bosley  I can honestly say that  Yours, Mine and Ours  is one of my family’s favorite movies.   It’s a wonderful story, about the merging of two large families (the Beardsley family of ten children,...
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