Annabel Takes a Tour (1938) starring Lucille Ball, Jackie Oakie
In Annabel Takes a Tour, Lucille Ball plays the title role of Annabel Allison. She’s a movie starlet who’s going on a publicity tour. One where her publicity agent Lannie Morgan, played by Jackie Oakie, keeps getting her into trouble. Along the way she finds herself falling in love with a romance novel author, unaware that he’s already married.
Funny movie quotes from Annabel Takes a Tour
Annabel Allison (Lucille Ball): Lannie Morgan would know what to do about it!
Howard Webb: Don’t you mention Lannie Morgan! He’s asthma to me.
Annabel Allison (Lucille Ball): Anathema!
Howard Webb: All right, asthma, anathema, poison, it all spells Lannie Morgan!
Secretary: What asylum paroled you?
Conductor: I hate the movies! Even Mickey Mouse!
Josephine: Annabel’s fallen in love!
Howard Webb: She can’t do that. It’s not in her contract.