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Mr. Pest tries several theatre seats before winding up in front in a fight with the conductor. He is thrown out. In the lobby he pushes a fat lady into a fountain and returns to sit down by... See full summary »

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Mr. Pest / Mr. Rowdy - in the Balcony
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Mr. Pest tries several theatre seats before winding up in front in a fight with the conductor. He is thrown out. In the lobby he pushes a fat lady into a fountain and returns to sit down by Edna. Mr. Rowdy, in the gallery, pours beer down on Mr. Pest and Edna. He attacks patrons, a harem dancer, the singers Dot and Dash, and a fire-eater. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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20 November 1915 (USA)  »

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A Night at the Show  »

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Trivia

Based on a famous comedy act called "Mummingbirds" in which Charles Chaplin starred when he was a player with The Karno Company in England. See more »

Goofs

When the snake charmer is near Mr Rowdy, you can see she is barefoot. But, a shot after, she is wearing low heeled boots. See more »

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Featured in Silent Clowns: Charlie Chaplin (2006) See more »

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Chaplin at a show
7 March 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

As the title suggests, Chaplin turns up at a show and gets into predictable situations that causes him to be physical. Nothing ground breaking about the project, and certainly does not stand the test of time. His two reelers are very much disposable despite the fact that he is a pioneer in his own right.


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