The Lucy & Desi Collection
"Too Many Girls" (1940) is a delightful Rodgers-Hart musical starring Lucille Ball as a carefree co-ed at a small university trying to dodge the four boys hired to keep an eye on her. Stellar support from Desi Arnaz (this is where he and Lucy met!), Ann Miller, Eddie Bracken; look for Van Johnson as a chorus boy. And, Lucy, the unhappy wife of workaholic chemist Arnaz, receives marital help from guardian angel James Mason, in "Forever Darling" (1956). Louis Calhern, John Hoyt co-star. Three-disc set also includes "The Long, Long Trailer." 4 1/2 hrs. total. Standard/Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish, French; featurette; theatrical trailers; bonus shorts.
- George Abbott
- Black & White / Color
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Richard Carlson, Ann Miller, James Mason, Eddie Bracken, Louis Calhern, John Emery, Frances Langford, John Hoyt, Natalie Schafer, Hal LeRoy, Libby Bennett, Mabel Albertson, Ralph Dumke, Harry Shannon, Nancy Kulp, Douglas Walton, Willis B. Bouchey, Chester Clute, Ruth Brady, Tiny Person, Ivy Scott, Marilyn Maxwell, Byron Shores, Van Johnson