An Our Gang Comedy. Spanky's parents take their reluctant boy to get his portrait taken by a prissy photographer.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Matthew 'Stymie' Beard ...
Stymie (as Our Gang)
Tommy Bond ...
Tommy (as Our Gang)
Jerry Tucker ...
Jerry (as Our Gang)
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Spanky Treacy (as Spanky)
Gay Seabrook ...
Emerson Treacy ...
Emerson Treacy, Spanky's father
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Otto Phocus, the portrait photographer
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Baby
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Baby
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Studio portrait
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Georgie Billings ...
Georgie
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An Our Gang Comedy. Spanky's parents take their reluctant boy to get his portrait taken by a prissy photographer.

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Comedy | Family | Short

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28 October 1933 (USA)  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Uses sets from Brats (1930). See more »

Quotes

Gay Treacy, Spanky's mother: Well, our baby's teeth are a little uneven. Can you do anything about that?
Otto Phocus, the portrait photographer: Why, of course. Don't you worry about that. I can retouch those!
Spanky Treacy: What's "retouch" mean?
Stymie: He just touches 'em, and then touches 'em again. And that means retouch.
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Featured in Added Attractions: The Hollywood Shorts Story (2002) See more »

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Yearning
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Music by Leroy Shield
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Spanky the Star!
20 April 2002 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

A somewhat atypical OUR GANG comedy. The focus is not on the interaction of the gang, but concerns itself with Franklin Pangborn's tribulations in taking a portrait photo of Spanky. Spanky gets to sock Pangborn frequently and hilariously. Look for a quick cameo by Laurel and Hardy.


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