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When comedy was king., a Robert Youngson production ; produced and written by Robert Youngson, Fullscreen

The documentary covers Hollywood's golden years of silent comedy and features some of the best known comedians of the era including Laurel & Hardy, Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, The Keystone Cops, Fatty Arbuckle and Benny Turpin. Some of their most famous routines and comedy sequences are compiled in this anthology which also features rare and previously unseen footage
A compilation of sequences from old silent comedies from the early Sennet films of 1914 to the Roach comedies of 1928. Originally released in 1960
Physical Description
1 videodisc (81 min.), sound, black and white, 4 3/4 in.
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  • Hamilton-Wenham Public Library

    14 Union Street, South Hamilton, MA, 01982, US