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Seeing the World

1927 silent film comedy with James Finlayson as the teacher who has a nightmare about taking the Our Gang kids on a tour of Europe. Directed by Robert F. 26 altre parole

James Finlayson

Anything Once!

1927 silent film comedy with James Finlayson as ‘Boss of the Busy Bee’.
Starring Mabel Normand. Directed by Hal Yates (under F. Richard Jones supervision). Produced by Hal Roach. 22 altre parole

James Finlayson

H: Haunted Spooks (1920)

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When one is doing a challenge like Hubrisween, it behooves one to occasionally program oneself a softball. 749 altre parole

Movies That Do Not Suck

Laurel, Hardy and the Biggest Stoop You've Ever Seen in Your Life

The best, most memorable comedy is often based on a simple premise or formula.  That’s especially true of classic comedians, masters of laughter like Chaplin… 984 altre parole

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Movie Monday* 08.03.15: The Third Genius's Best Film

SAFETY LAST! (NR, 73 min., B&W, Silent, Hal Roach Studios Released April 1, 1923 Pathe Exchange)

He’s been called the third genius of the silent era comedians (behind Chaplin and Keaton). 331 altre parole

Turnabout (1940)

Ad man Tim Willows (John Hubbard) and his wife Sally (Carole Landis) are well-to-do, but money can’t buy happiness, and their marriage is proof of that. 530 altre parole