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18 December 1927 (USA) See more »
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Papa Gimplewart, alerted to his daughter's hopes to elope with her current beau, accompanies them both to the beach... See more » | Add synopsis »
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We saw this at CINECON, and thank God for film festivals! See more (2 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Max Davidson ... Papa Gimplewart
Martha Sleeper ... Daughter
Eddie Clayton ... Rollo (as Edward Clayton)
Lillian Leighton ... Mama Gimplewart
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charles King ... Picnicker at the Beach (uncredited)
Tiny Sandford ... Policeman at Pier (uncredited)

Directed by
Stan Laurel 
Leo McCarey 
 
Produced by
Hal Roach .... producer
 

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Germany:25 min (2011 restoration)
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5 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
We saw this at CINECON, and thank God for film festivals!, 23 February 2004
Author: larry41onEbay from Culpeper, VA

We saw this at CINECON, and thank God for film festivals! I wanted to blow it off because of the silly title but watched it on a friend's recommendation. IT IS HILARIOUS! I had never seen Max Davidson before and I quickly became a big fan and I have now searched out many more of his shorts and been delighted every time. I have just heard it will play this year (2004) at CINEVENT in Columbus, catch it if you can!

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