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Lucille Ball and Van Johnson Dance

One of my favorite scenes from I LOVE LUCY– Van Johnson and Lucille Ball dancing to the song “How About You?”.
Video Rating: 5 / 5

posted by chris in Comedies and have Comments (25)

25 Responses to “Lucille Ball and Van Johnson Dance”

  1. phlashba says:

    Of all the moments on all the shows through all the years —
    this one has always been my favorite.
    Wow!

    Thank you.

  2. steven1660 says:

    The Official Second Season of Lucille Ball’s second series The Lucy Show, is coming to DVD on July 13, 2010! If you haven’t seen the Lucy show it is so funny! And the second season co-stars Vivian Vance(Ethel)! Also it’s in Color!

  3. AJxn3 says:

    WhooooOOOOOOooo’s gonna empty the ashes, You?!?

    LOL

  4. misswings83 says:

    She’s so gorgeous! ♥

  5. MartaGabri says:

    Oh, My! Great, adorable woman!

  6. reyj1022 says:

    I always loved Van Johnson.

  7. dreamadream18 says:

    This is one of my favorite episodes just because of them performing together, and I love this song. I have known all the words to this song since the time I learned to talk.

  8. Jennafu832 says:

    Isn’t this amazing? Both of them are wonderful…I’m so impressed by Lucy here. The world was incredibly blessed by her life and love for performing. It always will be.

  9. Maite303 says:

    lol ,love thish too

  10. EmmaLoveJen says:

    Season 4.

  11. Jayee123 says:

    it’s available on dvd, though I think you have to buy the complete season. Don’t know the season number.

  12. wunderkat08 says:

    Does anyone know where I can get the whole episode. Its such a classic and its one of my favs.

  13. lucyjunkie says:

    i can remember that lucy and henry fonda sometimes dance too.
    is that right ??

    sorry for my english. i am a bad english speacker but i hope you can understand me.

  14. illnsp08 says:

    I love Lucy’s dress! It’s so beautiful.

  15. paternostro63 says:

    The ’50s were a time when it was possible to dream, a dream world.Unfortunately new generation wanted vice, violence, no respect, etc.Today world proves nobody is happy anymore.Specially since the ’80s to nowadays the world turned terrible

  16. slej2001 says:

    Brings a smile and a tear to my eye, so few of the old ones left

  17. MsMoodyBlue says:

    This was just great to see thanks Mary!

  18. Sciteach6 says:

    Thanks for posting the clip. I was so in love with Van Johnson and so sad to hear of his passing.

  19. SolarLightV says:

    LOL, love this!!!!

  20. fromthesidelines says:

    When Van was dropped from the Warner Bros. studio roster after a brief period in 1942, it was Lucy who urged him to stay in Hollywood and sign with another studio. She got in touch with someone she knew at MGM- and he was one of their leading stars for almost 15 years. He later repaid her kindness by guest-starring in “The Dancing Star” episode [5/2/55], of which this scene was the highlight…

  21. dmljm says:

    Fantastic clip and thanx for Posting!
    Thanx for the share Mary!
    TCB DANNY

  22. ReyDLT1957 says:

    I was saddened to learn of Van Johnson’s death. He has long been a favorite of mine. Thanks for posting this as a tribute and memorium to a great actor. May he rest in peace.
    Rey

  23. recsec says:

    Rest in peace Van & thank you for entertaining me all these years & for not having scandal attached to your name like so many in Hollywood do.

    Here’s a quote from him as to why he was working dinner theater in the 80′s:

    “The white-haired ladies who come to matinees are the people who put me on top, he said in a 1992 interview in Michigan, where he was appearing at a suburban Detroit theater. Im still grateful to them.

    You don’t hear that out of today’s stars do you?

  24. ironfloor49 says:

    RIP, GO FOR BROKE we will miss you.

  25. alea0iacta0est says:

    Requescat in pace, Van. I’ve been watching your movies today. You had great talent.

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