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A few moments before Charley is going to marry, a "friend", who is jealous, gives him an anonymous note, stating that the bride has a wooden leg. Charley cancels the wedding, but agrees to leave her his very expensive engagement ring. His "friend" sees his chance to get the ring and tells her otherwise. But when he tries to hide the ring in his top hat, Charley finds out that he has mistakenly taken the wrong hat - the ring is in Charley's hat. And he decides to go on a cruise. The bride, who has found out the reason for Charley's change of mind follows them on her father's yacht. Aboard the liner, Charley is fooling around with his top hat, and it takes a while, till he finds out about the hidden ring and starts wondering about the situation... Written by Stephan Eichenberg <eichenbe@fak-cbg.tu-muenchen.de>

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Charley Chase was a Money Spinner
12 March 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Hal Roach did not give Charley Chase to the world, he merely allowed him to enable Roach to make various trips to the bank. 'His Wooden Wedding' created no emotions inside of me except for the fact that Roach used Chase as a money spinner. He did not stand the test of time, nor has he made any unique contribution to Hollywood.


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