Du Barry Was a Lady (1943)
Movie: Du Barry Was a Lady
- Director: Roy Del Ruth
- Stars: Red Skelton, Lucille Ball, Gene Kelly, Virginia O’Brien, Rags Ragland, Zero Mostel, Donald Meek, Douglass Dumbrille, George Givot, Louise Beavers, Tommy Dorsey, Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra
- Release Date: May 30, 1943
- Run Time: 101 min
- Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Hat check man Louis Blore is in love with nightclub star May Daly. May, however, is love with a poor dancer, but wants to marry for money. When Louis wins the Irish Sweepstakes, he asks May to marry him and she accepts even though she doesn\’t love him. Soon after, Louis has an accident and gets knocked on the head, where he dreams that he\’s King Louis XV pursuing the infamous Madame Du Barry.