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Arnaz, Desi 1917-1986

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Most widely held works by Desi Arnaz
I love Lucy by I love Lucy (Television program)( Visual )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2012 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pilot & first season that introduced America to the redheaded housewife with show business aspirations, her long-suffering bandleader husband, and their friends the Mertzes (the prototypical sitcom wacky neighbors). Produced by Ball & Arnaz' company Desilu, the duo (along with co-creator Jess Oppenheimer) decided to shoot the show in Hollywood, on 35 mm film in front of a live studio audience, with three cameras to capture the action
The long, long trailer( Visual )

15 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy and Desi play newlyweds who hit the honeymoon road with a 40-foot trailer in tow
I love Lucy( Visual )

18 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains gems such as "Job switching" in which Lucy and Ethel do unforgettable battle with a chocolate factory conveyor belt; and "The operetta" in which Lucy's money problems bring down the curtain on her role as "Queen of the gypsies". This collection also includes the groundbreaking "pregnancy shows", including the touching moment at the Tropicana when Lucy breaks the news to Ricky that they are going to have a baby, and "Lucy goes to the hospital" the record-setting episode that garnered the highest ratings in 1953
I love Lucy( Visual )

14 editions published between 1953 and 2012 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All 31 episodes from the third season of Lucy's hilarious adventures; the Ricardos adjust to being parents, but will Lucy's motherhood affect her show biz ambitions?
I love Lucy( Visual )

14 editions published between 1954 and 2012 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy & Ricky are still happy in New York, but when Ricky is offered a part in a Hollywood film, the Ricardos and the Mertzes head off to California via a cross-country automobile trip. The changes of locale offers new opportunities for Lucy to get in trouble, and a chance for movie stars to guest on the show once the Ricardos make it to Hollywood
Broadway's lost treasures III : the best of the Tony Awards( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of Broadway song & dance numbers from The Tony Awards, as performed by the original cast members between 1968 and 2002
I love Lucy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Ricardos and Mertzs return from Hollywood, Ricky's band gets booked on a European tour and Fred goes along as the band's manager. Determined not to be left behind, Lucy and Ethel raise the money they need to travel with a charity scam. Europe isn't ready for the new American invasion. Includes all 26 episodes
Roots of rhythm by Eugene Rosow( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Remonta los orígenes de la música latina de España y África al Nuevo Mundo (Programa 1). Se centra en la música pop desarrollada en Cuba y examina como los Norteamericanos comenzaron a descubrir los tesoros musicales de esta isla (Programa 2). Muestra cómo la música española africana se ha hecho parte básica de la cultura musical popular de los Estados Unidos (Programa 3)."
I love Lucy( Visual )

8 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the complete seventh, eighth, and ninth seasons of the popular TV series 'I Love Lucy.' Lucille Ball stars as housewife Lucy Ricardo, whose well-meaning actions tend to get her into comedically chaotic situations
Bataan by Tay Garnett( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bataan realistically shows the tensions, the ugly hardships and the ultimate heroism of a small patrol of American and Filipino fighting men in 1942. Their task is to destroy a strategic bridge in a last-ditch battle against Japan's capture of the Philippines. No run-of-the-millitary war movie, Bataan is a stirring tribute to all who believe, in the words of one of the heroes, that "it doesn't matter where a man dies so long as he dies for freedom."
I love Lucy( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four episodes of I love Lucy, in which Lucy Ricardo gets into all manner of comical mischief
I love Lucy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Ricardos and Mertzs return from Hollywood, Ricky's band gets booked on an European tour and Fred goes along as the band's manager. Determined not to be left behind, Lucy and Ethel raise the money they need to travel with a charity scam. Europe isn't ready for the new American invasion. Includes all 26 episodes
I love Lucy( Visual )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy thinks Ricky is trying to murder her: A misunderstood conversation overheard by Lucy makes her suspicious of her husband. The Quiz show: To win $1, 000 Lucy pretends to have been married to someone else. The audition: Lucy clowns it up as Buffo the Clown. The seance: Lucy and Ethel become interested in the supernatural
Bataan ; Back to Bataan( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bataan: A small band of American soldiers attempts to destroy a strategic bridge during the Japanese invasion of the Philippines in 1942
I love Lucy( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains all 35 episodes of the very first season on TV, includes the lost pilot episode
Lucy & Desi : a home movie( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desi and Lucy's daughter, Lucie Arnaz, hosts this emotional and honest glimpse at the extraordinary lives of her world-famous parents, highlighted by never-before-seen color family movies along with insightful interviews from family and friends
I love Lucy( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wacky adventures of the zany redheaded Lucy, her beleaguered husband Ricky, and their next-door neighbors Fred and Ethel Mertz
A book by Desi Arnaz( Book )

4 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiography of the Cuban entertainer
The funny world of Lucy( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More zany moments with that lovable redhead, tracing her career from "I love Lucy" to "The Lucy show", "Here's Lucy", and beyond, while her successful Desilu Productions creates hit shows like "The Untouchables. Buying her former workplace, the RKO Studios, she and Desi launched the ambitious Desilu Playhouse, but business and personal pressures led to divorce, and the end of the Arnazes meanat the end of the Ricardos
 
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I love Lucy
Alternative Names
Acha, Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de 1917-1986

Arnaz, Desi 1917-

Arnaz, Desi Jr

Arnaz y de Acha, Desiderio Alberto 1917-1986

Desi Arnaz acteur américain

Desi Arnaz Amerikaans acteur (1917-1986)

Desi Arnaz attore, attore teatrale e musicista statunitense

Desi Arnaz Cuban-born American musician, actor and television producer

Desi Arnaz kubanischer Musiker, Schauspieler, Komiker und Fernsehproduzent

Desi Arnaz kubański aktor, piosenkarz i producent telewizyjny, działający w USA

Ντέζι Αρνάζ Αμερικανός μουσικός, ηθοποιός και τηλεοπτικός παραγωγός Κουβανικής καταγωγής

Дези Арназ американский актёр, музыкант и телепродюсер кубинского происхождения

Деси Арнас

דסי ארנאס שחקן אמריקאי

ديسي أرناز

ദേശി അർനാസ്

데지 아너즈

デジ・アーナズ

德西·阿南茲

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The long, long trailerBroadway's lost treasures III : the best of the Tony AwardsRoots of rhythmA book"I love Lucy" : a celebration of all things Lucy : inside the world of television's first great sitcomLucy & Desi : a real-life scrapbook of America's favorite TV couple