Turnabout (1940)

Ad man Tim Willows (John Hubbard) and his wife Sally (Carole Landis) are well-to-do, but money can’t buy happiness, and their marriage is proof of that. Their most common arguments are over early-morning exercise and Tim’s dog, a beastly-large but very friendly pup that Sally compares to a cow. Sally wants the dog out of … More Turnabout (1940)

Slapstick Encyclopedia, Volume 7: Hal Roach – The Lot of Fun

Welcome to this week’s installment of our journey through the Slapstick Encyclopedia! Today’s post covers Volume 7, which appears on the set’s fourth disc and contains four segments. Laurel and Hardy Laughtoons Starring: Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy Run time: 21 minutes This is a collection of excerpts from Laurel and Hardy’s work at the … More Slapstick Encyclopedia, Volume 7: Hal Roach – The Lot of Fun

Slapstick Encyclopedia, Volume 6: Hal Roach’s All-Star Comedians

Welcome to the sixth week of TMP’s Slapstick Encyclopedia journey! This time around we’re taking a look at the big stars who churned out fantastic comedic performances at Hal Roach’s studio, including Stan Laurel and Harold Lloyd. Volume 6 of the Slapstick Encyclopedia once again includes five films. Oranges and Lemons (1923) Directed by: George … More Slapstick Encyclopedia, Volume 6: Hal Roach’s All-Star Comedians