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Members of a municipal band, Stanley and Oliver seem to be always following someone else's lead, rather than that of the temperamental conductor. Soon they're out of a job, as well as their... See full summary »

Director: Edgar Kennedy
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Wilson Benge
Certificate: Passed Comedy | Short
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Stan and Ollie hold out money from their paychecks from their shrewish wives so they can enjoy a night out on the town... with predictable results.

Directors: James Parrott, Fred Guiol
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Anita Garvin
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When Laurel visits Hardy at home, hi-jinx occur and the Mrs. orders them out. They go to a golf course where they try to impress two young ladies and wind up in a mud-slinging fight with other golfers.

Directors: Leo McCarey, James Parrott
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Edgar Kennedy
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Mishaps befall a new home owner located next door to an insane asylum.

Director: Clyde Bruckman
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Max Davidson
Early to Bed (1928)
Comedy | Short
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Oliver inherits a fortune and hires Stan as his butler and proceeds to torment him. Stan finally rebels and goes on a rampage, destroying Oliver's fancy furnishings.

Director: Emmett J. Flynn
Stars: Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
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Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Rich oil tycoon (Finlayson) awakens one morning, after a night of carousing, to be told that he was married the night before. His lawyer (Laurel) is called in to straighten things out when ... See full summary »

Directors: Fred Guiol, Leo McCarey
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, James Finlayson
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Two convicts (Laurel & Hardy), in an escape attempt, tunnel into the warden's office, instead. They then disguise themselves as painters and walk out the front gate. Needing new clothes, ... See full summary »

Director: Fred Guiol
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, James Finlayson
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Fight manager (Hardy) takes out an insurance policy on his puny pugilist (Laurel) and then proceeds to try to arrange for an accident so that he can collect. When a pie delivery man (Hall) ... See full summary »

Director: Clyde Bruckman
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Jack Adams
We Faw Down (1928)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Stan & Ollie attempt to fool their wives by sneaking out to a poker game, but instead get involved with two flirty ladies, one of whom is the girlfriend of a jealous boxer.

Director: Leo McCarey
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Vivien Oakland
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A con artist (Garvin) and a midget dressed as her infant son, are unmasked aboard a ship by a steward (Laurel.)

Directors: Fred Guiol, Hal Roach
Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Anita Garvin
No Man's Law (1927)
Western
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Two thugs plot to kill an old miner to get his claim, but one of them lusts after his beautiful daughter and wants her first.

Director: Fred Jackman
Stars: Rex the Wonder Horse, Barbara Kent, James Finlayson
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Director: Clyde Bruckman
Stars: Max Davidson, Oliver Hardy, Viola Richard
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Billy Smith
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Meadows, his valet, a.k.a. Officer 13
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Smith's first love
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Police Commissioner
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The lady in white
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The crook
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Stan Laurel as Screenplay Writer
30 October 2001 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

After the success of 'You're Darn Tootin', Stan Laurel began to write some of his own screenplays to guide his career into the talking pictures era. It would be four years later that he would receive an academy award for the 'Best Short Subject', 'The Music Box'. Just how did his writing contribute to the success of his early talking shorts?


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