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Stout Hearts and Willing Hands (1931)

Passed | | Short, Comedy | 15 June 1931 (USA)
This Masquers short (the first of the series) is a parody of every old-time melodrama that trod the stages or graced the silver screen...Our Nell...the Old Folks at Home...the Old Homestead... See full summary »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. See more awards »

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Cast

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Lew Cody ...
The Villain
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The Heroine
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Heroine's Father
Mary Carr ...
Heroine's Mother
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Lookalike Bartender 1
Tom Moore ...
Lookalike Bartender 2
Matt Moore ...
Lookalike Bartender 3
George Harris ...
(as Georgie Harris)
Eddie Quillan
Matthew Betz
Maurice Black
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Kop (as the Original Keystone Kops)
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This Masquers short (the first of the series) is a parody of every old-time melodrama that trod the stages or graced the silver screen...Our Nell...the Old Folks at Home...the Old Homestead...the Villain holding the Mortgage...the pure-as-snow Hero with IDEALs...and the Old Saw Mill with the Heroine tied to a log rapidly approaching the the Old (but sharp) Buzz Saw. All with the Keystone Kops thrown in. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Short | Comedy

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15 June 1931 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pathe Masquers Club No. 1: Stout Hearts and Willing Hands  »

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First entry in the Masquers Club series of 2-reel comedy parodies. See more »

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