LUCY'S MOVIE GUIDE
Hitting a New High (1937)
(featuring Lucille Ball in Bit Part)
In this musical, a nightclub singer secretly aspires to sing at the Met. To help her, her agent decides to dress her up as "Ooga-Hunga, the Bird Girl" and send her off on a merry chase of an influential opera lover who has gone on an African Safari. When the Great White Hunter sees her, he is truly agog and at last she fulfills her lifelong goal.
Special Notes: This film was nominated for an Academy Award in 1938 in the category Best Sound (John Aalberg).