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One Run Elmer (1935)

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Elmer owns a gas station out in the California desert. Soon he has a business rival in Jim, who opens up another station, and is also trying to steal Elmer's girlfriend. She plays both ... See full summary »

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Elmer owns a gas station out in the California desert. Soon he has a business rival in Jim, who opens up another station, and is also trying to steal Elmer's girlfriend. She plays both rivals against the other and, because she is a baseball fan, both Elmer and Jim try to show each other up in the big local baseball game. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Rather good.
27 November 2001 | by (Westwood, Massachusetts) – See all my reviews

Although, the film suffers slightly from a lack of production values, this film with Buster running a gas station in the middle of the desert is pretty good.

There are elements of the old Keaton in this one. When competition arrives from Harold Goodwin, who opens up a more modern gas station across from Buster's the problems just elevate until the baseball game conclusion.


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