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Reggie Mixes In (1916)

Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Drama | 11 June 1916 (USA)
Reggie, a wealthy young man about town, is eager for excitement, so he takes to visiting the rougher sections of the city in search of thrills. He meets and falls for a cabaret singer, but ... See full summary »

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Agnes
Joseph Singleton ...
Old Pickleface
William Lowery ...
Tony (as W.A. Lowery)
Wilbur Higby ...
Gallagher
Frank Bennett ...
Sammy, the Dude
Allan Sears ...
Sylvester Ringrose (as A.D. Sears)
Lillian Langdon ...
Reggie'e Aunt Susan
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Lemona Reighley
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Agnes' Mother
Tom Wilson ...
The Bouncer
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Reggie, a wealthy young man about town, is eager for excitement, so he takes to visiting the rougher sections of the city in search of thrills. He meets and falls for a cabaret singer, but she turns out to be the inamorata of the local gang boss. The gangster sends his men after Reggie, but eventually it comes down to a duel between the two men themselves. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Douglas Fairbanks and Bessie Love
28 January 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Douglas Fairbanks started his film career in breezy little comedies that stressed his athleticism. REGGIE MIXES IN in a good example. Here he plays Reggie, a rich young man (he was 33) who oddly gets involved as a bouncer in a beer hall, a gang of thugs, and a love woman (Bessie Love). No much sense to the plot, rather a string of events loosely tied together and all aimed for Reggie to win the girl.

Fairbanks started in films in 1915 and right from the start, refused to play love scenes. So even in this 1916 film, Fairbanks and Love clutch but never kiss. He has a few terrific stunts, however, that keep this film surprising and brisk (at 47 minutes). Co-stars include Alma Rubens (hysterically named Lemona), Joseph Singleton (as the butler Old Pickleface), Lillian Langdon (as the aunt), and Frank Bennett (as Sammy the thug).

Reggie is the perfect character for Fairbanks in these early films because they allow him to polish his acting skills and presage his astonishing career as the swashbuckling superstar of the 20s, a career that combined his great athletic skills with a great sense of fun.


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