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Du Barry Was a Lady

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
In this adaptation of a Cole Porter Broadway musical, star singer May (Lucille Ball) wants to marry a rich man, but her heart belongs to a penniless dancer named Alec (Gene Kelly). Louis Blore (Red Skelton), who has just won a fortune through a sweepstakes, promptly marries May. However, after Louis accidentally has a laced drink, he has a fantastic dream in which he, May and Alec are members of the royal French court. Once Louis awakens, he begins to reconsider his relationship with May.

Cast: Red Skelton , Lucille Ball , Gene Kelly , Douglas Dumbrille , Rags Ragland , Donald Meek , George Givot , Zero Mostel

Director: Roy Del Ruth

Genres: Musical comedy

Du Barry Was a Lady (1943)

Release Date: January 1st, 1943|1 hr. 41 min.

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