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Hog Wild (1930)

Passed  -  Short | Comedy  -  31 May 1930 (USA)
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Ollie can't find his hat, much to the amusement of his wife and maid. Then Ollie and Stan attempt to install a rooftop radio antenna.

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Mrs. Hardy insists that Oliver mount the radio aerial on the roof before he goes off gallivanting with his friend Stanley. But with Stanley's assistance, Oliver spends more time falling off the roof than atop it. Making one last attempt, Oliver climbs to the top of a ladder he's mounted on his Model T Ford, but just then Stanley accidentally starts the car. A wild ride through the streets of Culver City culminates in an unscheduled streetcar stop. Written by Paul Penna <tterrace@wco.com>

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Amnesia! Mr. Hardy was beginning to forget things but Mr. Laurel had no fear of losing his memory-As a matter of fact, Mr. Laurel never had a memory to lose.

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Short | Comedy

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Passed | See all certifications »
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31 May 1930 (USA)  »

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Aerial Antics  »

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(Western Electric Sound System) (A Victor Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The house used in filming was built specifically for the movie on a rented lot on Madison Avenue in Culver City. See more »

Goofs

Visible square-shaped protective plating under Hardy's pants when they are on fire. See more »

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Featured in The Crazy World of Laurel and Hardy (1966) See more »

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Ku-Ku
(1928) (uncredited)
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Aerial Antics With Mr. Laurel & Mr. Hardy
14 May 2000 | by (Forest Ranch, CA) – See all my reviews

A LAUREL & HARDY Comedy Short

No matter how Ollie pretends to be the master of his own home, ferocious Mrs. Hardy will put up with no more procrastination from him. She demands he attach the radio antenna to the roof - now! Things turn HOG WILD when Ollie asks Stan to help him...

Lots of slapstick in this funny little film. Highlight: Ollie & the runaway ladder. Never let these Boys up on your roof!


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