Gracie gets public spirited with an adventure with the society ladies of Beverly Hills.
Here’s some of the better known shtick from one of the original TV funny men, Red Skelton.
The Pied Piper of Hamelin is a filmed 1957 ninety-minute musical color television special originally shown by NBC on November 26, 1957, as their Thanksgiving Day offering for that year. Based on the famous poem by Robert Browning and using the music of Edvard Grieg with special lyrics by Hal Stanley and Irving Taylor, it starred Van Johnson, Claude Rains (in his only singing and dancing role), Lori Nelson, Jim Backus, and Kay Starr.
Mister Ed is a palomino horse who can talk and and his owner. Ed gets his owner the reputation of being a troublemaker with his antics.
After the release of Jake Blues from prison, he and brother Elwood take their blues band back on the road. Havoc ensues as the brothers seek redemption on their “mission from God”.
Judge Priest depicting life in Kentucky after the Civil War and Reconstruction Period. It still shows the stereotypes and prejudices which existed at that time in a somewhat humorous manner. Based on a story by the noted Kentucky humorist, Irvin S. Cobb, it presents life as one would have imagined it at that time period.
It’s been 60 years, but Pine Ridge has never forgotten the comic pair that made the town famous enough to provoke an official town name change. The town is host to the Lum n Abner Museum. Adjacent to the Museum is a replica of the legendary “Jot ’em Down Store,” the central setting of the radio programs. And Lum and Abner is one of the more popular swaps among old-time radio fans.
I don’t know if this is the answer to what was wrong with Into Darkness, but this solution is funny.
Baby Face Morgan is a 1942 American comedy of errors crime film directed by Arthur Dreifuss. The film was a notable “B” effort for PRC (Producers Releasing Corporation). Jack Schwarz was producer, and Leon Fromkess, was listed as “in charge of production”.
Duffy’s Tavern centers around the misadventures, get-rich-quick-scheming, and romantic missteps of the title establishment’s malaprop-prone, metaphor-mixing manager, Archie.
Lucy! You got some splainin to do… CBS posted these episodes of I Love Lucy, which details the adventures of Lucy, Little Ricky, and Ricky Ricardo. It originally ran from October 15, 1951, to May 6, 1957, on CBS. In 2007 it was listed as one of Time magazine’s “100 Best TV Shows of All-TIME.”