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Along Came Auntie (1926)

Passed | | Comedy, Short | 25 July 1926 (USA)
A divorced woman is set to receive $100,000 and quarts of diamonds from her divorce-disapproving aunt. Having taken in her first husband as a lodger, due to financial difficulties, and now ... See full summary »

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Remington Chow - the 2nd Husband
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Mrs. Remington Chow - the Wife
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Mr. Vincent Belcher - the First Husband
Tyler Brooke ...
The Under-Sheriff
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Marie, the Maid
Lucy Beaumont ...
Aunt Alvira
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Frank L. Wilson ...
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A divorced woman is set to receive $100,000 and quarts of diamonds from her divorce-disapproving aunt. Having taken in her first husband as a lodger, due to financial difficulties, and now living with her second husband, she must act to convince her aunt, that she is still married to her first husband, which is not taken gracefully by her second husband. Written by Paul L

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Two L&H shorts
13 March 2008 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

Along Came Auntie (1926)

** 1/2 (out of 4)

Screwball comedy has a woman wanting to inherit $100,000 from her aunt so she must pretend to be married to her first husband (Oliver Hardy), which doesn't sit too well with her new husband. There's nothing overly funny or original here but the rather violent fighting gets a few laughs and Hardy is as energetic as ever.

On the Loose (1931)

** 1/2 (out of 4)

Zasu Pitts and Thelma Todd are tired of all their dates taking them to Coney Island. They finally meet a couple gentlemen who they think highly of but the surprise date turns out to be another trip to Coney Island. Pitts and Todd really don't bring too much to this film but things pick up once they arrive at Coney Island. The biggest laugh comes from the cameo by Laurel and Hardy.


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