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by Richard Finegan
Tue Jun 05, 2012 2:32 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Mystery Comedy Film Crowd shot
Replies: 8
Views: 4811

Re: Mystery Comedy Film Crowd shot

And of course, there's John Wayne sitting right behind Lloyd Hamilton.
by Richard Finegan
Thu Apr 19, 2012 8:48 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Errol Flynn does the "Mirror Routine"
Replies: 35
Views: 24242

Re: The "Mirror Routine"

The "Mirror Routine" is also done in the 1927 movie MY FRIEND FROM INDIA starring Franklin Pangborn.
by Richard Finegan
Thu Apr 05, 2012 9:48 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Stooges color snapshot PARDON MY CLUTCH
Replies: 5
Views: 5762

Re: Stooges color snapshot PARDON MY CLUTCH

Cool picture! Thanks for posting it.
By the way, PARDON MY CLUTCH was filmed from Monday, May 19 through Wednesday, May 21, 1947.
by Richard Finegan
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:14 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - survival status & availability?
Replies: 11
Views: 8475

PURE AND SIMPLE - off-topic trivia

Frank Flood wrote:Production started on this short July 5, 1930....

Frank


Hey Frank,
Coincidence! One might say that pre-production started on ME that day too. That is the exact day my Mom was born. (I came along several years later...)
by Richard Finegan
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:08 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - survival status & availability?
Replies: 11
Views: 8475

Re: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - survival status & availability?

Hi everyone, thanks for chiming in, wow! What a treasure trove of information. My friend is researching previously undocumented appearances by Charles Gemora, but he's well aware of and interested in all the other Hollywood gorilla men, too. Which makes the information and credits listed here all t...
by Richard Finegan
Mon Mar 26, 2012 1:02 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - survival status & availability?
Replies: 11
Views: 8475

Re: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - music cues

Rich, you are an amazing sleuth! Thanks Ed! That means a lot coming from you. But I ain't finished yet! I have the music cue sheet for the short, so here's a listing, in order of appearance, of all the music used in the film: PURE AND SIMPLE Producer: Standard Cinema Corp. The Darmour Studios Prod....
by Richard Finegan
Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:22 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - survival status & availability?
Replies: 11
Views: 8475

Re: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - cast and credits

Here are all the cast and credits, from the main titles of the film: RKO Distributing Corp. Presents Louise Fazenda in "Pure and Simple" A Larry Darmour Production For Standard Cinema Corporation (dissolve) With George Chandler Irving Bacon Harry Bowen Frank Alexander Clarence Moorehouse &...
by Richard Finegan
Mon Mar 26, 2012 8:25 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - survival status & availability?
Replies: 11
Views: 8475

Re: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - another review

Here's another review, this time from "Exhibitors Herald World", August 23, 1930: Review by Tom Hacker, Hollywood. Good and funny! Twenty minutes of hilarious funny-business with nothing lacking in the matter of high-class comedy entertainment mark this Darmour film featuring Louise Fazend...
by Richard Finegan
Mon Mar 26, 2012 5:42 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - survival status & availability?
Replies: 11
Views: 8475

Re: PURE AND SIMPLE (Fazenda) - a review.

Here's a review, from "Motion Picture News", October 11, 1930: Great laugh comedy. Louise Fazenda has the chief role in this comedy, which is a sure-fire laugh getter and will stand up in any house. Don't be afraid to book this one, as it has plenty of appeal for both old and young. The st...
by Richard Finegan
Thu Mar 08, 2012 2:30 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Charley Bowers GOOFY BIRDS production stills
Replies: 7
Views: 6125

Re: Charley Bowers GOOFY BIRDS production stills

Brent Walker wrote:I corrected the main header as well to show GOOFY BIRDS rather than THERE IT IS.


I fixed it on the subject line of my post too!