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by Richard M Roberts
Sat Oct 31, 2020 2:38 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: HIS BREAD AND BUTTER (1916) Hank Mann, Slim Summerville
Replies: 0
Views: 44

HIS BREAD AND BUTTER (1916) Hank Mann, Slim Summerville

Here's a pretty rare Keystone-Triangle released April 16, 1916, directed by Eddie Cline, and featuring Hank Mann in one of his few Mack Sennett starring roles, Slim Summerville, Peggy Pearce, Bobby Dunn, Claire Anderson, Wayland Trask and Nick Cogley: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JOg79CDKK9o&...
by Richard M Roberts
Fri Oct 30, 2020 3:17 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: PRINCE AND THE PAUPER (DUPONT SHOW OF THE MONTH) (1957) Christopher Plummer, John Carradine
Replies: 0
Views: 39

PRINCE AND THE PAUPER (DUPONT SHOW OF THE MONTH) (1957) Christopher Plummer, John Carradine

A fine David Susskind-produced live TV production of the Mark Twain tale directed by Daniel Petrie and featuring Christopher Plummer, John Carradine, Sir Cedric Hardwicke, Rosemary Harris, Hurd Hatfield and Patty Duke. Broadcast on CBS on October 28, 1957: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Z6-jQPrXNc...
by Richard M Roberts
Sun Oct 25, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: CIRCUS CLOWNS (1922) Baby Peggy (LIMITED TIME ONLY)
Replies: 0
Views: 1048

CIRCUS CLOWNS (1922) Baby Peggy (LIMITED TIME ONLY)

Take a look sat this quick, because it will disappear after this weekend, but here's a Universal/Century Comedy released January 25, 1922, directed by Fred Hibbard and starring Baby Peggy, William Irving, Earl Montgomery, Lillian Biron, and Brownie the Wonder Dog: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_d...
by Richard M Roberts
Thu Oct 22, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Unidentified comedy short - Hank Mann, Bud Jamison, Billy Franey
Replies: 3
Views: 784

Re: Unidentified comedy short - Hank Mann, Bud Jamison, Billy Franey

This is ADORABLE DORA, a Joe Rock Blue Ribbon comedy from Standard Cinema-FBO released July 25, 1926, the girl in the policeman outfit is Lois Boyd. it was directed by Harry Sweet.


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by Richard M Roberts
Tue Oct 20, 2020 5:22 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Nitrateville Answer Dept: Zasu Pitts Short
Replies: 0
Views: 885

Nitrateville Answer Dept: Zasu Pitts Short

https://www.nitrateville.com/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=30777

Ray Faiola asks Nitwitvile if anyone has a complete print of the 1933 Master Arts two-reeler SHE WHOOPS TO CONQUER with Zasu Pitts, Billy Bevan and Daphne Pollard (like anyone there would know).

Yeah, I do.

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by Richard M Roberts
Mon Oct 19, 2020 1:48 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: THE DETECTRESS (1919) Gale Henry, Milburn Morante
Replies: 0
Views: 621

THE DETECTRESS (1919) Gale Henry, Milburn Morante

While we're at it, here's a nice, non Shepard-slo-moed copy of this Bullseye Model comedy directed by Bruno C. Becker, starring Gale Henry with Milburn Morante, Eddie Baker, and Hap Ward:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J5LIRaTzydI&t=198s

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by Richard M Roberts
Mon Oct 19, 2020 1:45 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: A SHADOWED SHADOW (1916) Milburn Morante, Gale Henry
Replies: 0
Views: 540

A SHADOWED SHADOW (1916) Milburn Morante, Gale Henry

Here's a rare Joker comedy, released by Universal November 4, 1916, dirested by William Beaudine and featuring MIlburn Morante, Gale Henry, Billy Franey, Charles "Heinie" Conklin, Lillian Peacock, and Dan Duffy:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDi4eZgeW6M&t=98s

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by Richard M Roberts
Mon Oct 19, 2020 1:41 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: LADY BAFFLES AND DETECTIVE DUCK: WHEN THE WETS WENT DRY(1915) Gale Henry, Max Asher
Replies: 0
Views: 543

LADY BAFFLES AND DETECTIVE DUCK: WHEN THE WETS WENT DRY(1915) Gale Henry, Max Asher

Another surviving chapter of this Powers Picture Play released by Universal October 14, 1915, directed by Allen Curtis, featuring Gale Henry, Max Asher, Billy Franey, MIlburn Morante, and Lillian Peacock:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uq5nalbrVMc

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by Richard M Roberts
Sat Oct 17, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: A REGULAR PAL (1920) Beatrice La Plante
Replies: 2
Views: 670

Re: A REGULAR PAL (1920) Beatrice La Plante

Rob Farr wrote:Any relation to Laura?



No.

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by Richard M Roberts
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: FLIP FLOPS (1923) Alberta Vaughn, Lewis Sargent
Replies: 0
Views: 726

FLIP FLOPS (1923) Alberta Vaughn, Lewis Sargent

Here's a pretty rare Mack Sennett Comedy, released by Pathe' December 2, 1923, directed by Roy Del Ruth and featuring Alberta Vaughn, Lewis Sargent, Jack Cooper, Andy Clyde, George Cooper, Billy Armstrong, Gordon Lewis, John J. Richardson, Barney Hellum, Silas Wilcox, and Evelyn Francisco: https://w...