"Hear It Now", ep. broadcast on CBS, March 30, 1951.
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Mack Sennet | Mr. Mack Sennett
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[on his comedy technique] It's got to move!
According to "The History of Sherlock Holmes" (E-GO Enterprises, c. 1975), Sennett played the role of Sherlock Holmes in 11 films from 1911 - 1913.
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