Needs 5 Ratings

Spooks Do the Moving (1908)

Le déménagement (original title)
A young student who is unable to pay his rent is met by the janitor as he comes downstairs and presented with his bill. The youth jollies the old fellow along, promising to pay in the near ... See full summary »

Director:

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Storyline

A young student who is unable to pay his rent is met by the janitor as he comes downstairs and presented with his bill. The youth jollies the old fellow along, promising to pay in the near future, and then hurries off to a nearby café to meet some friends, whom he invites to his rooms to have a jolly evening. Returning to the house with his arms full of refreshments for the boys, he is met again by the old janitor, who tells him that the landlord threatens to evict him if the rent is not paid within twenty-four hours. The young fellow listens to what he has to say, and then, refusing to be cast down by the news and wishing to get on the right side of the fellow, invites him and his unattractive old spouse to join in the festivities that night. At the appointed lime the students assemble in their friend's apartment The janitor and his better-half, having arrayed themselves in their Sunday best, also come up to join in the revelries. Things are proceeding nicely and the wine is flowing ... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Short | Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 October 1908 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Spooks Do the Moving  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

"The IMDb Show": Alan Tudyk, His Top 5 Star Wars Droids, and Denzel's Dream Role

"The IMDb Show" Thanksgiving special: Alan Tudyk ranks his top five droids, we talk with the cast of Roman J. Israel, Esq., and we share our favorite Thanksgiving TV episodes.

Watch the show