MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 48,154 this week

Short Kilts (1924)

Unrated  |   |  Short, Comedy  |  3 August 1924 (USA)
5.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.2/10 from 121 users  
Reviews: 6 user | 4 critic

As a way to make peace between two feuding Scottish clans, one invites the other over for supper, but things don't turn out quite as expected.

Director:

Writer:

(titles)
0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: June

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in June, brought to you by Swiffer.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 920 titles
created 29 May 2012
 
a list of 294 titles
created 07 Nov 2013
 
a list of 1075 titles
created 04 Jan 2014
 
a list of 1890 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 100 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Short Kilts" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Short Kilts (1924)

Short Kilts (1924) on IMDb 5.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Short Kilts.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Smithy (1924)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

After being discharged from the 372nd infantry, on account of a bean shortage, smithy seeks employment. He finds employment at a construction site, where he helps to build a house, and soon... See full summary »

Directors: George Jeske, Hal Roach
Stars: Stan Laurel, James Finlayson, William Gillespie
Kid Speed (1924)
Comedy | Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Avery DuPoise is a wealthy business man, organising a race. He meets one the competitors of the race, who is in love with DuPoises daughter. Another competitor crashes into the action, who ... See full summary »

Directors: Larry Semon, Noel M. Smith
Stars: Oliver Hardy, Larry Semon, Dorothy Dwan
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A young man puts on the play "Romeo and Juliet" as a fundraiser, but has to keep a close eye on his dad, who's had several drinks too many, and a pesky cab driver who's determined to collect his fare.

Director: Leo McCarey
Stars: Charley Chase, Oliver Hardy, Corliss Palmer
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A con artist (Garvin) and a midget dressed as her infant son, are unmasked aboard a ship by a steward (Laurel.)

Directors: Fred Guiol, Hal Roach
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Anita Garvin
Short | Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

Laurel and Hardy demonstrate the uses of wood in this World War II propaganda film.

Director: Charles McDonald
Stars: Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Pete Smith
Short | Western | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

On his way to collect inheritance in the small town on Hot Dog, Stan gets robbed by highwaymen, one of which is the other person who shall attend the reading of their late Uncle's will. The... See full summary »

Directors: Joe Rock, Scott Pembroke
Stars: Stan Laurel, Julie Leonard, Lew Meehan
The Soilers (1923)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

During the Alaska gold rush, a miner hits the mother lode, but a corrupt sheriff jumps his claim, leading to a tremendous fight.

Director: Ralph Ceder
Stars: Stan Laurel, Ena Gregory, Mae Laurel
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A Chef goes to collect food for the bridge workers' dinner.

Director: Stan Laurel
Stars: Oliver Hardy, Clyde Cook, Sally O'Neil
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

After getting into a scuffle with his boss and some co-workers, an orange packer tries to help another co-worker, only to wind up in a conflict with him as well. Trying to elude his boss, ... See full summary »

Director: George Jeske
Stars: Stan Laurel, Katherine Grant, Eddie Baker
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A Wrestler and his ex-Wife (Noah Young and Fay Holderness) try to con a recently-discharged Sailor (Clyde Cook) out of 4 years' pay. When they learn that he lost the money in a 'shell game'... See full summary »

Director: Jess Robbins
Stars: Clyde Cook, Fay Holderness, Noah Young
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
McPherson's son
James Finlayson ...
McGregor's son
...
McPherson kid
Ena Gregory ...
McGregor's daughter
George Rowe ...
Blacksmith
Mary Kornman ...
McGregor kid
Leo Willis ...
McGregor
Jack Gavin ...
McPherson
'Tonnage' Martin Wolfkeil ...
McHungry's son
Sammy Brooks ...
McHungry
Helen Gilmore ...
Mrs. McHungry
Edit

Storyline

As a way to make peace between two feuding Scottish clans, one invites the other over for supper, but things don't turn out quite as expected.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short | Comedy

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Release Date:

3 August 1924 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Korte kilts  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Bloody awful!
29 November 2001 | by (Westwood, Massachusetts) – See all my reviews

This movie, even though a short, was so bad, I had to stop watching. All it seemed to me was a room full of people clamoring around a table.

Though Laurel had some really good solo films, this certainly is not one of them!


2 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Short Kilts (1924) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?