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by Richard M Roberts
Fri May 15, 2020 2:55 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: MOLLY AND ME (1929) Joe E. Brown excerpt
Replies: 3
Views: 405

Re: MOLLY AND ME (1929) Joe E. Brown excerpt

Fair enough William, I didn't think you were really one to pull that kind of a stunt, sometimes like minds parallel research to a same conclusion.

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by Richard M Roberts
Thu May 14, 2020 5:16 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: MOLLY AND ME (1929) Joe E. Brown excerpt
Replies: 3
Views: 405

Re: MOLLY AND ME (1929) Joe E. Brown excerpt

Okay William Ferry, we know you're one of our frequent readers and we caught you making your "guess" yesterday over at Nitwitvile answering some nameless ones question as to what this film really was without copping to where you got that info, kinda tacky Ferry.


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by Richard M Roberts
Thu May 14, 2020 5:10 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: HARRY LANGDON AT HAL ROACH: THE TALKIES 1929-30
Replies: 28
Views: 6876

Re: HARRY LANGDON AT HAL ROACH: THE TALKIES 1929-30

Pretty good review from Garv over at IT CAME FROM THE BOTTOM SHELF:

https://bottomshelfmovies.com/harry-lan ... 1929-1930/

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by Richard M Roberts
Wed May 13, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: THE PASSING PARADE
Topic: Bo Bergland RIP
Replies: 0
Views: 353

Bo Bergland RIP

Very sorry to hear about the passing of film historian Bo Bergland at the age of 77, he was a fine silent comedy film historian who uncovered info like the correct release history of Stan Laurel's LUCKY DOG and was instrumental in programming the Pordenone Festival's FORGOTTEN LAUGHTER show along wi...
by Richard M Roberts
Wed May 13, 2020 12:28 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Mabel Normand Stage Dedication at Republic Studios
Replies: 0
Views: 352

Mabel Normand Stage Dedication at Republic Studios

Here's a 1941 episode of MEET THE STARS, which was Republic Pictures version of SCREEN SNAPSHOTS, featuring the dedication of the Mabel Normand stage at Republic:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v80yRRjR5us

Interesting to see Mae Busch showing up at a Mabel Normand dedication.

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by Richard M Roberts
Tue May 12, 2020 11:58 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Laurel and Hardy in French
Replies: 0
Views: 350

Laurel and Hardy in French

Here's Laurel and Hardy along with James Finlayson in a 1934 French MGM promo:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w6wsb8nnTiU


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by Richard M Roberts
Tue May 12, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: MOLLY AND ME (1929) Joe E. Brown excerpt
Replies: 3
Views: 405

MOLLY AND ME (1929) Joe E. Brown excerpt

Here's a musical number with Joe E. Brown and Alberta Vaughn from a 1929 Tiffany-Stahl musical called MOLLY AND ME, which also starred Belle Bennett, who unfortunately does not appear in the clip:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f3Q5eDNmFyw

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by Richard M Roberts
Tue May 12, 2020 2:23 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: WHIRL O' THE WEST (1921) Snub Pollard
Replies: 0
Views: 390

WHIRL O' THE WEST (1921) Snub Pollard

A 9.5mm Pathex version of one of the five Snub Pollard moustachless comedies he made for Hal Roach, released by Pathe' January 23, 1921, directed by Nick barrows and featuring Snub with Marie Mosquini, and Sunshine Sammy Morrison:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EwaDYx6gFj0


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by Richard M Roberts
Fri May 08, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: IT'S A BEAR(1924) Joe Rock, Billie Rhodes
Replies: 0
Views: 745

IT'S A BEAR(1924) Joe Rock, Billie Rhodes

Fun Joe Rock produced and starring comedy directed by Reggie Morris:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F3L2ZF2QhVM


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by Richard M Roberts
Fri May 08, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Dull Care (reconstructed)
Replies: 2
Views: 1072

Re: Dull Care (reconstructed)

See, what did I tell ya! Now Dave Glass has found another three and a half minutes and you get to enjoy it again as a new experience:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNQvXw-g7Ag


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