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The Marathon (1919)

 |  Comedy, Short  |  25 May 1919 (USA)
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Boy trying to impress girl, gets chased by her father and the police right into an ongoing marathon.

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The Not so Funny Harold Lloyd
12 December 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Although Harold Lloyd was at the peak of his career in terms of short films, this one was probably one of the most unfunny films that he made. Even a genius has his off day, but this film just proves that he was compromising quality scripts for supplying a demand.


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