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Cast

Credited cast:
James Finlayson ...
Oil Tycoon Cyrus Brittle
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Brittle's Lawyer
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Brittle's Butler
Noah Young ...
Brittle's Brother-in-law
Charlotte Mineau ...
Mrs. Brittle
Edna Marion ...
Daughter
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Hardy Look-alike
Jack Hill ...
Hotel Extra
Charlie Hall ...
Hotel Extra
Sam Lufkin ...
Fun House Ticket Taker
Dorothy Coburn ...
Girl in the Fun House
Ray Cooke ...
Bellboy
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Rich oil tycoon (Finlayson) awakens one morning, after a night of carousing, to be told that he was married the night before. His lawyer (Laurel) is called in to straighten things out when a blackmail attempt is made. Wild chases through a dance hall and amusement park ensue. Written by Herman Seifer <alagain@aol.com>

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10 September 1927 (USA)  »

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Come mi pento  »

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Stan Laurel was originally cast as James Finlayson's butler, and Oliver Hardy as his secretary. See more »

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Brittle's brother-in-law: [intertitle] You married my sister in the lion's cage at the circus last night!
Oil tycoon Cyrus Brittle: [intertitle] It's all a mistake - I thought she was one of the lions.
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James Finlayson
12 March 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

The added ingredient needed for Laurel and Hardy films was James Finlayson as a foil. Without him, the duo would not be complete.

Laurel and Hardy needed at least seven years of development before their comic genius came through. Hal Roach paid for the privilege, and Charley Chase and James Finlayson were their contributors.


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