MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 44,130 this week

So's Your Old Man (1926)

 |  Comedy  |  25 October 1926 (USA)
6.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.5/10 from 115 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 2 critic

Poor glazier Sam Bisbee has invented break-proof glass. He intends to show it off to a convention of automobile men. Due to a mixup his car is switched with another and his demonstration ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

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

Related News

The Forgotten: Fields Forever
| MUBI

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 600 titles
created 07 Apr 2012
 
a list of 1675 titles
created 15 Jan 2013
 
a list of 469 titles
created 19 Feb 2014
 
a list of 672 titles
created 18 May 2014
 
a list of 678 titles
created 30 May 2014
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: So's Your Old Man (1926)

So's Your Old Man (1926) on IMDb 6.5/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of So's Your Old Man.
1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Pool Sharks (1915)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Two romantic rivals play a game of pool for the hand of their lady love.

Director: Edwin Middleton
Stars: W.C. Fields, Marian West, Larry Westford
Comedy | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

During World War II, all the studios put out "all-star" vehicles which featured virtually every star on the lot--often playing themselves--in musical numbers and comedy skits, and were ... See full summary »

Directors: A. Edward Sutherland, John Rawlins
Stars: George Raft, Vera Zorina, Grace McDonald
Long Pants (1927)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Harry Shelby has been kept in knee pants for years by his overprotective parents, but the day finally comes when Harry is given his first pair of long pants. Almost immediately, he is ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Capra
Stars: Harry Langdon, Gladys Brockwell, Alan Roscoe
Certificate: Passed Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Hard-working, henpecked Ambrose Wolfinger takes off from work to go to a wrestling match with catastrophic consequences.

Directors: Clyde Bruckman, W.C. Fields
Stars: W.C. Fields, Kathleen Howard, Mary Brian
Certificate: Passed Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The son of the sheik and a dancing girl fall in love, but when he is made to believe she has betrayed him he seeks revenge.

Director: George Fitzmaurice
Stars: Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Bánky, George Fawcett
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Childhood friends are torn apart when one of them marries the woman the other once fiercely loved.

Director: Clarence Brown
Stars: John Gilbert, Greta Garbo, Lars Hanson
Saratoga (1937)
Certificate: Passed Drama | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

After winning a stud farm in lieu of gambling debts, bookie Duke Bradley turns an eye to the daughter of the now deceased gambler and her millionaire fiancée.

Director: Jack Conway
Stars: Clark Gable, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A meek Belgian soldier (Harry Langdon) fighting in World War I receives penpal letters and a photo from "Mary Brown", an American girl he has never met. He becomes infatuated with her by ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Capra
Stars: Harry Langdon, Priscilla Bonner, Gertrude Astor
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

When three thuggish men are responsible for the death of his father and the crippling of his brother, young David must choose between supporting his family or risking his life and exacting vengeance.

Director: Henry King
Stars: Richard Barthelmess, Gladys Hulette, Walter P. Lewis
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The Civil War divides friends and destroys families, but that's nothing compared to the anarchy in the black-ruled South after the war.

Director: D.W. Griffith
Stars: Lillian Gish, Mae Marsh, Henry B. Walthall
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

It is 1774, the eve of the American War of Independence. Janice comes from a Tory household. She cavorts with American and British alike, is pursued by Charles Fownes, patriot and friend of... See full summary »

Director: E. Mason Hopper
Stars: Marion Davies, Harrison Ford, Macklyn Arbuckle
Mississippi (1935)
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A young pacifist after refusing on principle to defend her sweetheart's honor and being banished in disgrace, joins a riverboat troupe as a singer, acquires a reputation as a crackshot ... See full summary »

Directors: A. Edward Sutherland, Wesley Ruggles
Stars: Bing Crosby, W.C. Fields, Joan Bennett
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
...
Princess Lescaboura
...
Kenneth Murchison
Kittens Reichert ...
Alice Bisbee
Marcia Harris ...
Mrs. Bisbee
Julia Ralph ...
Mrs. Murchison
Frank Montgomery ...
Jerry Sinclair ...
Al
Edit

Storyline

Poor glazier Sam Bisbee has invented break-proof glass. He intends to show it off to a convention of automobile men. Due to a mixup his car is switched with another and his demonstration toss of a brick simply breaks the car's windshield. On the way home he thinks a woman is trying to commit suicide and so prevents her. The woman is really Princess Lescaboura, who arrives in Bisbee's home town looking for him. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

glass | inventor | See All (2) »

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

25 October 1926 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cacos de Vidro  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in W.C. Fields: Straight Up (1986) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

One of W. C. Fields best films.
12 December 1998 | by (Woodbridge, VA) – See all my reviews

If you like W. C. Fields, this film is definitely a classic. From the first frame, we see an inebriated Fields trying to quietly enter his home without disturbing his wife. The successive problems he encounters, due to his not being sober, are nothing short of hilarious. There are several other good moments and the golf course sequence is not to be missed. All in all a very good representation of Fields humor.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss So's Your Old Man (1926) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?