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I Love Lucy "Funny Money" Special -- April 19, CBS

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Brock    3,338

Great news courtesy of Tom Watson!

 

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Banish the tax-time blues this spring with a visit from Lucy, Ricky, Fred and Ethel!

Yes, CBS will broadcast an I LOVE LUCY ‘FUNNY MONEY’ SPECIAL, Friday, April 19, at 8PM (ET/PT), showcasing two newly colorized episodes of the classic series. Included will be “The Million Dollar Idea” – in which Lucy and Ethel try to market Lucy’s salad dressing – and “Bonus Bucks” – which finds the Ricardos and Mertzes hoping to win big in a newspaper Bonus Bucks contest. Classic fun for the whole family!

My thanks once again to CBS for allowing me to participate in the preparation of these colorful specials. It's wonderful to see the Ricardos and the Mertzes back on network television entertaining millions!

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Luvsbway    1,998

Two really great picks. Most of the action in these really is more of the domestic sense, but with Bonus Bucks you get that fabulous physical comedy and the site gag payoff at the end. 

 

 

 

 

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UKlucyfan    89

These would  be fun to see. I thought as well the otherday the comedy hour qpuld be great to see too but i expect theyll want to stick to these first

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nertz2mertz    53

 I wonder if they are going to go with the same blue gray color scheme in these episodes being that the grays were a bit different. The kitchen was also a bit different if I'm not mistaken.

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JoeySoCal    1,005

Not two of my faves but good choices for the masses. 

I am ready for a country episode though, or better still as I think someone else earlier suggested, a "double bill" of two of the best hour-longs. My vote would be for "Celebrity (Tallulah)" and "Danny Thomas".  :HALKING:

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JoeySoCal    1,005
On 3/12/2019 at 4:16 PM, nertz2mertz said:

This reminds me of when they came out on VHS and they all had themes. They should continue that with these specials.

Oh, please god no! By the time they got to the end to get all 180 out, the "themes" got to be pretty ridiculous! :HALKING:

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nertz2mertz    53
1 hour ago, JoeySoCal said:

Oh, please god no! By the time they got to the end to get all 180 out, the "themes" got to be pretty ridiculous! :HALKING:

Don't worry, by the time they all get colorized we'll be dead as a door nail. :lucyeww:

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