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Long Fliv the King (1926)

Passed | | Short, Comedy | 13 June 1926 (USA)
This offbeat comedy from future Hollywood screwball director McCarey is about a princess who must find a husband in 24 hours or forfeit her throne. She quickly marries a condemned man--but the man is pardoned.

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A princess, in America on a shopping trip, receives a telegram that her father has died, and she will be the new Queen, but only if she gets married within 24 hours. Figuring it is safe, she marries a man about to be executed... Written by John Oswalt <jao@jao.com>

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Vive le roi  »

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Oliver Hardy and Charley Chase
12 March 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Charles Chaplin deserved the accolades that he received at the early part of his career. Harold Lloyd later developed his own style and duly received his accolades. Charley Chase was not recognised as a significant contributor, and watching 'Long Fliv the King', you can see why.


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