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by Richard M Roberts
Tue Dec 07, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: DON;T LEAVE HOME (1930) Johnny Hines
Replies: 2
Views: 87

Re: DON;T LEAVE HOME (1930) Johnny Hines

William Ferry wrote:Good to see James Finlayson, and in a somewhat different character. This channel is a real treasure trove. Does the Atlas Television have any relation to the old 8mm home movie company?



None whatsoever.

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by Richard M Roberts
Mon Dec 06, 2021 9:07 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: DON;T LEAVE HOME (1930) Johnny Hines
Replies: 2
Views: 87

DON;T LEAVE HOME (1930) Johnny Hines

One of two talkie shorts Johnny Hines made for Educational released December 28, 1930, directed by William Watson and featuring james Finlayson, Doris Phillips and Jean Reno:

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

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by Richard M Roberts
Mon Dec 06, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: CLASSIC TELEVISION
Topic: Three Stooges on THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW (1961)
Replies: 0
Views: 77

Three Stooges on THE ED SULLIVAN SHOW (1961)

Doing "Lights, Camera, Action and The Stand-in" on May 14, 1961:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1saANvnvpV0

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by Richard M Roberts
Sat Dec 04, 2021 5:55 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: THREE HOLLYWOOD GIRLS (1931) directed by Roscoe Arbuckle
Replies: 4
Views: 349

Re: THREE HOLLYWOOD GIRLS (1931) directed by Roscoe Arbuckle

Sounds realistic to me.

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by Richard M Roberts
Sat Dec 04, 2021 1:55 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: THREE HOLLYWOOD GIRLS (1931) directed by Roscoe Arbuckle
Replies: 4
Views: 349

Re: THREE HOLLYWOOD GIRLS (1931) directed by Roscoe Arbuckle

Rob Farr wrote:In all of Arbuckle's Hollywood Girls comedies, Hollywood is portrayed as a hellhole from which the denizens on the fringes are desperate to escape.



Your point being?

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by Richard M Roberts
Wed Dec 01, 2021 3:59 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: THREE HOLLYWOOD GIRLS (1931) directed by Roscoe Arbuckle
Replies: 4
Views: 349

THREE HOLLYWOOD GIRLS (1931) directed by Roscoe Arbuckle

William Goodrich directed this Educational comedy released January 4, 1931, featuring Leota Lane, Phyllis Crane, Rita Flynn, Edward Nugent, Ford West and Florence Oberle:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hnfkik4bP-w

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by Richard M Roberts
Wed Dec 01, 2021 1:48 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: NOW'S THE TIME (1932) Harry Barris, Edgar Kennedy
Replies: 0
Views: 134

NOW'S THE TIME (1932) Harry Barris, Edgar Kennedy

The Harry Barris Talkie Comedy Fest continues!

Here's Harry in another Educational comedy released June 12, 1932, directed by Harry Edwards and featuring Harry with Edgar Kennedy, Mary Carlisle, and Eleanor Hunt:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9H7S1NA3g68&t=501s

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by Richard M Roberts
Wed Dec 01, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: HE'S A HONEY (1932) Bobby Vernon, Harry Barris, Edgar Kennedy
Replies: 0
Views: 128

HE'S A HONEY (1932) Bobby Vernon, Harry Barris, Edgar Kennedy

The Bobby Vernon Talkie Comedy Fest continues! Here's an Educational Comedy released April 17, 1932 directed and produced by Al Christie and featuring Bobby Vernon (reunited with his old boss), Edgar Kennedy and Harry Barris, formerly of The Rhythm Boys, and Eleanor Hunt and Helen Mann (I also spott...
by Richard M Roberts
Sun Nov 28, 2021 3:05 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: HUSBANDS REUNION (1933) Walter Catlett
Replies: 0
Views: 206

HUSBANDS REUNION (1933) Walter Catlett

Another late Mack Sennett-Paramount comedy released June 7, 1933, directed by George Marshall and starring Walter Catlett with Nora Lane, Grady Sutton, Richard Cramer, Billy Bletcher, Joe Young, Harry Bowen, Ted Stroback, Marion Byron, Alice Belcher and Linda Landi: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y...
by Richard M Roberts
Sun Nov 28, 2021 3:00 am
Forum: SOUND COMEDY MAIN
Topic: ROADHOUSE QUEEN (1933) Walter Catlett
Replies: 0
Views: 136

ROADHOUSE QUEEN (1933) Walter Catlett

Late Mack Sennett-Paramount comedy released May 26, 1933 and featuring Walter Catlett with two of Charley Chase's future leading ladies: Joyce Compton and Betty Mack, as well as Nora Lane, Ben Alexander, Arthur Housman, Richard Cramer and Bobby Dunn: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=taXvjFHiDOY&t...