Johnny tries hard to impress his girl, but she seems to be much more interested in movie stars.

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Johnny takes flowers and a gift to his girl, but she is currently enraptured with an autographed picture of Milton Sills that has come in the mail, and she ignores Johnny. To get her attention, Johnny goes home and dresses up like a 'sheik'. But when he returns to her home, he finds that she is now enthralled with Douglas Fairbanks. Soon Johnny starts to wonder if he can ever please her. Written by Snow Leopard

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Virginia: If you could only make love the way he does!
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Fatty the Director
25 February 2008 | by (Louisville, KY) – See all my reviews

My Stars (1926)

** 1/2 (out of 4)

A woman (Virginia Vance) is impressed by various silent movie stars that she pays very little attention to her own boyfriend (Johnny Arthur) so he decides to impersonate the actors to win her attention. Douglas Fairbanks and Harold Lloyd are both spoofed here and Arthur actually does a very good job at mocking them. There's not too much comedy here but the film moves by just fine and it's certainly amusing in its own way.

Available in The Forgotten Films of Fatty Arbuckle set, which includes four discs worth of material.


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