Appeared in episode of "Biography in Sound", broadcast February 28, 1956, in which W.C. Fields
was the subject.
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Mack Sennet | Mr. Mack Sennett
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Did You Know?
The joke of life is the fall of dignity.
Jerome Robbins honored Mack by using his bathing beauties and Keystone Cops in The Bathing Beauty Ballet from the Broadway musical High Button Shoes(1947) which in turn was caricatured by artist Al Hirschfeld with the title, The Mack Sennett Ballet.
Franticly wild comedies that had observed no physical reality while the characters descended into chaos in improvised storylines and situations. Many of the films had the appearance of a squad of incompetant policemen known as the Keystone Kops
, who would arrive in overloaded cars which they would often leave destroyed while they contributed to the mess they were sent to stop. This group has come...
The King of Comedy