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You're Darn Tootin' (1928)

 -  Short | Comedy | Music  -  21 April 1928 (USA)
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Members of a municipal band, Stanley and Oliver seem to be always following someone else's lead, rather than that of the temperamental conductor. Soon they're out of a job, as well as their... See full summary »

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Stanley, clarinet player
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Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Wilson Benge ...
Musician
Chet Brandenburg ...
Manhole worker
Christian J. Frank ...
Policeman
Dick Gilbert ...
Boarder
Charlie Hall ...
Musician
William Irving ...
Musician
Ham Kinsey ...
Musician
Otto Lederer ...
Bandleader
Sam Lufkin ...
Man in restaurant
George Rowe ...
Pedestrian
Frank Saputo
Rolfe Sedan ...
Drunk
Agnes Steele ...
Landlady
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Members of a municipal band, Stanley and Oliver seem to be always following someone else's lead, rather than that of the temperamental conductor. Soon they're out of a job, as well as their lodgings when the landlady finds out they've been fired. The boys try their luck at being street musicians, but the tiffs they get into with each other soon spread to passersby in general, until the street is filled with men pulling each other's pants off. Written by Paul Penna <tterrace@wco.com>

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The Famous Laurel and Hardy Silent Classic
30 October 2001 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Having made his debut in 1914 with 'Outwitting Dad', and teamed up with the Englishman Stan Laurel in the 20's, the duo shot to fame in this classic silent short film, 'You're Darn Tooting'. Bearing in mind that the talking films began in 1927, it wouldn't be long before the duo would make the transition into sound.


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