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As Mabel is in the park with her over-protective mother, she sees her boyfriend and asks him to join them. When the couple slips away to be by themselves, a thief steals Mabel's mother's watch. While the mother is trying to get help from a policeman, the thief encounters Mabel and her boyfriend. Soon a complicated situation develops. Written by Snow Leopard

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19 April 1915 (USA)  »

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Fatty à la recherche de Mabel  »

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3 By Arbuckle
10 March 2008 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Wished on Mabel (1915)

** (out of 4)

Fatty takes his girlfriend Mabel and her mother to the park where they are preyed on by a thief. This one here has a few more gags including some eye poking, which probably influenced The Stooges.

Fatty and Mabel at the San Diego Exposition (1915)

* 1/2 (out of 4)

Another laugh less team up with Fatty Arbuckle and Mabel Normand. Fatty goes to the fair where his eye for other women doesn't sit too well with his wife. Not enough slapstick leads to zero laughs.

Mabel and Fatty's Wash Day (1915)

* 1/2 (out of 4)

Laughless comedy has Fatty and his neighbor (Mabel Norman) doing laudrey and falling for one another, which doesn't sit well with her abusive boyfriend.


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