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by Steve Massa
Thu May 21, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: DIZZIE DAZE (1927) Jimmy aubrey
Replies: 3
Views: 626

Re: DIZZIE DAZE (1927) Jimmy aubrey

Bert Young is the traffic cop.
by Steve Massa
Tue May 12, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: MAX COMES ACROSS (1917) Max Linder
Replies: 2
Views: 941

Re: MAX COMES ACROSS (1917) Max Linder

Hi Ed - the Cinemateca Romana in Bucharest is listed as having MAX COMES ACROSS. Uli Ruedel and I scheduled it in our EUROPEAN SLAPSTICK show at the Pordenone Silent Film Festival last October, but it turned out that they had misidentified it. What they have is MAX IN A TAXI. There is a different fo...
by Steve Massa
Fri Jan 03, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Help identifying faux Keystone Cops film?
Replies: 5
Views: 2264

Re: Help identifying faux Keystone Cops film?

In the last frame grab the cop that's in front of George Rowe, and appears to be driving, looks like Dave "Andy" Anderson.
by Steve Massa
Fri Aug 16, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Unidentified Rooftop Barnyard Comedy Clip
Replies: 3
Views: 3147

Re: Unidentified Rooftop Barnyard Comedy Clip

It's from Moran's Fox short UP ON THE FARM ('25).
by Steve Massa
Tue Jul 02, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: THE SMOKING-OUT OF BELLA BUTTS (1915) Flora Finch, Hughey Mack
Replies: 1
Views: 2640

Re: THE SMOKING-OUT OF BELLA BUTTS (1915) Flora Finch, Hughey Mack

Eddie Dunn plays Hughey Mack's male secretary.
by Steve Massa
Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: THE MOVIE HOUND (1927) - Wallace Lupino
Replies: 4
Views: 3864

Re: THE MOVIE HOUND (1927) - Wallace Lupino

Here's a 1945 British Pathe profile on Lupino Lane where Little George turns up in the Bonzo suit:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYFWtxJ ... e=youtu.be
by Steve Massa
Fri Jul 06, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: THE MOVIE HOUND (1927) - Wallace Lupino
Replies: 4
Views: 3864

Re: THE MOVIE HOUND (1927) - Wallace Lupino

The little guy in the Billy Franey, Alice Howell, and Monty Banks comedies name was E. Vilip. This fellow in THE MOVIE HOUND is actually George Atterbury who was a stage partner of Lupino Lane and his valet for many years (he continued working for Violet Blythe after Lane's death). Wallace Lupino's ...
by Steve Massa
Tue Apr 10, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: BRING HOME THE TURKEY (1927) Our Gang
Replies: 4
Views: 4437

Re: BRING HOME THE TURKEY (1927) Our Gang

The mean old man is Michael Visaroff, who also plays Mabel Normand's no-good father in THE NICKEL HOPPER.
by Steve Massa
Wed Mar 07, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: Lige Conley-Jimmie Adams short
Replies: 2
Views: 3089

Re: Lige Conley-Jimmie Adams short

Also with Sunshine Hart and Elinor Lynn (later known as Marion Mack).
by Steve Massa
Sun Feb 18, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: SILENT COMEDY MAIN
Topic: The Death of Lonesome Luke
Replies: 6
Views: 5179

Re: The Death of Lonesome Luke

Don't forget that Luke wasn't completely dead in 1917, as Roach tried to resuscitate him in 1921 with Gaylord Lloyd in the role. This group, that included THE LUCKY NUMBER, A ZERO HERO, TROLLEY TROUBLES, and ROUGH SEAS, really put the nails in Luke's coffin.