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by Louie Despres
Fri Dec 25, 2015 9:36 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: A Merry Mafiosi Christmas
Replies: 14
Views: 9058

Re: A Merry Mafiosi Christmas

Merry Xmas (or whatever you got)!
by Louie Despres
Fri Dec 25, 2015 9:33 am
Forum: SILENT MOVIE MAIN
Topic: Nitrateville General Jackassery: Film Speeds
Replies: 8
Views: 8236

Re: Nitrateville General Jackassery: Film Speeds

oh hell, not THIS again!
by Louie Despres
Mon Nov 30, 2015 9:55 am
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: Does it ever end?
Replies: 3
Views: 6396

Does it ever end?

Yes, another El Brendel post. Decided I needed some "professional" help since that other site has gone to the dogs. Up until two weeks ago I thought El's only appearance on "The Bob Cummings Show/Love That Bob" was an episode titled "Bob Digs Rock & Roll", but a pos...
by Louie Despres
Tue Oct 20, 2015 3:38 pm
Forum: SOUND MOVIE MAIN
Topic: Nitrateville: Will Someone Teach Larusso the Facts of Life!
Replies: 1
Views: 5569

Re: Nitrateville: Will Someone Teach Larusso the Facts of Li

It's gotten so bad they should change the name to Snoozeville.
by Louie Despres
Tue Oct 20, 2015 12:33 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: HAM AND THE JITNEY BUS (1915) Ham and Bud
Replies: 9
Views: 5834

Re: HAM AND THE JITNEY BUS (1915) Ham and Bud

Amazing. When they run out in the street with all the cars it almost looks like it was totally unplanned as one of the motorists drives by with a huge smile on his face.
by Louie Despres
Sun Aug 30, 2015 10:53 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: CineMuseum's Upcoming ARBUCKLE ANTHOLOGY
Replies: 9
Views: 6616

Re: CineMuseum's Upcoming ARBUCKLE ANTHOLOGY

Richard M Roberts wrote:
Louie Despres wrote:THE LIFE OF THE PARTY was shown at one of the Slapsticon's with Czech titles, right?


Yep, now you'll get to find out what the original titles were.

RICHARD M ROBERTS


Super! I remember it being a really great movie.
by Louie Despres
Sat Aug 29, 2015 12:38 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: CineMuseum's Upcoming ARBUCKLE ANTHOLOGY
Replies: 9
Views: 6616

Re: CineMuseum's Upcoming ARBUCKLE ANTHOLOGY

THE LIFE OF THE PARTY was shown at one of the Slapsticon's with Czech titles, right?
by Louie Despres
Sun Jul 19, 2015 10:16 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Clark & McCullough's "Waltzing Around" (1929)
Replies: 1
Views: 3187

Clark & McCullough's "Waltzing Around" (1929)

Love 'em or hate 'em, the rare 1929 Clark & McCullough 3 reeler, "Waltzing Around", has been appeared! So now this one and "Belle of Samoa" are known to survive, are there any more Fox's which exist? http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v228/robertpollard/robertpollard035/vlcsna...
by Louie Despres
Mon Jul 13, 2015 12:42 am
Forum: SILENT MOVIE MAIN
Topic: some silent film stills
Replies: 5
Views: 4608

Re: some silent film stills

Nothing here although nos. 3 & 5 are from the same film.
by Louie Despres
Wed May 20, 2015 3:21 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: El Brendel home movies - "behind the scenes"
Replies: 0
Views: 1412

El Brendel home movies - "behind the scenes"

This film is from one of El Brendel's home movies. Here we have footage from the set of the 1949 film, "The Beautiful Blonde From Bashful Bend In the film we see El, Betty Grable, Olga San Juan, Sterling Holloway, Snub Pollard, Hank Mann, director Preston Sturges (in pith helmet), Rudy Vallee, ...