Bud Abbott and Lou Costello host with guests Lon Chaney, Jr., opera star Jarmilla Novotna, Sid Fields, Milton Frome, Gregg Sherwood, dancers Jesse, James and Carnell, and Al Goodman and his Orchestra. Abbott and Costello recreate some of their most famous skits including "Who's on First?" "The Telephone Booth," and "The Haunted Candle, and do a burlesque on the opera "Carmen," the last two featuring a cameo with former co-star Lon Chaney, Jr., as the Frankenstein Monster. Written by
Did You Know?
Lon Chaney Jr had previously portrayed the Frankenstein Monster in The Ghost Of Frankenstein. The following year he would portray the part again in an episode of Tales Of Tomorrow. See more
When Milton Frome appears as a military colonel, his uniform is that of a commercial airline pilot. See more
Lou Costello - Host
[Startled as he opens mummy case
Oh, are you a mummy?
Sexy harem girl
Heavens, no! I'm not even married!
Take Me Out to the Ball Game
Music by Albert von Tilzer
Words by Jack Norworth
Sung by chorus prior to "Who's on First?" routine See more