Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter (1991)


Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter Poster
Original Title: Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter
Type: TV Movie
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Runtime: 95 Minutes    (1 Hours : 35 Minutes)
Release Date: 10 Feb 1991 (USA)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English
Rated: PG
Director: 
Charles Jarrott
Writer: 
William Luce, William Luce, Cynthia A. Cherbak
Stars: 
Frances Fisher, Maurice Benard, Robin Pearson Rose  »




Description

This made for TV movie tells the story of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. It begins in the 1930's when they met as actors under contract at RKO and ends with their divorce in 1960. In between we see how their careers developed, their often...




Plot

This made for TV movie tells the story of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. It begins in the 1930's when they met as actors under contract at RKO and ends with their divorce in 1960. In between we see how their careers developed, their often rocky marriage, and how they came to develop the groundbreaking and iconic "I Love Lucy" show. Written by hlahorner




Tagline

Could they learn to love each other as much as the world loved them?





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Lucy et Desi, du rire aux larmes (France)
    Lucy & Desi - Blick hinter die Kulissen (Germany)
    Romance Fracassado (Portugal)
    Lucy et Desi: Avant la gloire (Canada, French title)
    Lucy y Desi: Antes del éxito (Argentina)

  • Company

    Larry Thompson Entertainment

  • Country

    United States

  • Certification

    Argentina:Atp
    Iceland:L
    United States:PG





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    1.33 : 1

  • Color

    Color (PFL)

  • Sound Mix

    Mono





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys.