A remake in Spanish of the Laurel and Hardy short Chickens Come Home (1931) , expanded into a feature by adding scenes of a magician and a regurgitator performing.

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Enrique Acosta
Hadji Ali ...
Regurgitator
María Calvo
Abraham J. Cantu ...
Magician
Rina De Liguoro ...
Antigua amiga de Oliver
Nelly Fernández ...
Busybody
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Criado
Carmen Granada ...
Señora Laurel
Charlie Hall ...
Elevator Operator
Linda Loredo ...
Señora Hardy
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A remake in Spanish of the Laurel and Hardy short Chickens Come Home (1931) , expanded into a feature by adding scenes of a magician and a regurgitator performing.

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1 May 1931 (Costa Rica)  »

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This is the Spanish language re-shoot of their February 1931 short Chickens Come Home- (1931). For this version Stan and Ollie speak phonetic Spanish (quite well) and interact with an entirely new Spanish speaking cast with some completely new scenes. The "Regurgitator" during the party scene, in particular is worth seeing. See more »

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Edited from Chickens Come Home- (1931) See more »

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wildest
13 July 2004 | by See all my reviews

This version of Chickens Come Home is much more longer than the original, a magician and a strange man called Hadji-Ali enjoy the party with the Boys. Linda de Loreto shows us a very wild performance in the guise (and dress) of the more sophisticated Mae Busch, blackmailing Oliver and having a hard fight with Stan. (watch to believe). The finest thing is Carmen Granada playing the role of Stan's wife,very pretty and little and so revengeful and angry. The Boys are as good as ever, playing separately for the central part of the movie. maybe a little wildest than the original, with a prolonged "search for the key" in Stan's pockets (it makes ma laugh all the time)and a lot of guests in Ollie's home!


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