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Short Kilts (1924)

Unrated | | Short, Comedy | 3 August 1924 (USA)
As a way to make peace between two feuding Scottish clans, one invites the other over for supper, but things don't turn out quite as expected.

Director:

George Jeske

Writer:

H.M. Walker (titles)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Stan Laurel ... McPherson's Son
James Finlayson ... McGregor's Son
Mickey Daniels ... McPherson Kid
Ena Gregory ... McGregor's Daughter
George Rowe George Rowe ... Blacksmith
Mary Kornman ... McGregor Kid
Leo Willis Leo Willis ... McGregor
Jack Gavin Jack Gavin ... McPherson
'Tonnage' Martin Wolfkeil 'Tonnage' Martin Wolfkeil ... McHungry's Son
Sammy Brooks Sammy Brooks ... McHungry
Helen Gilmore ... Mrs. McHungry
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As a way to make peace between two feuding Scottish clans, one invites the other over for supper, but things don't turn out quite as expected.

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Genres:

Short | Comedy

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Release Date:

3 August 1924 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Confruntarea kilturilor See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Hal Roach Studios See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Shorts Kilts is worth seeing for early Stan Laruel, James Finlayson, and Our Gang members Mickey Daniels and Mary Kornman
23 September 2014 | by tavmSee all my reviews

This is another short Stan Laurel made before his fateful teaming with Oliver Hardy. Here, he's a member of a Scottish family and James Finlayson is the member of the other one whose members end up feuding. Among the supporting cast are Mickey Daniels and Mary Kornman, members of the popular Our Gang shorts made for the same man as this short-Hal Roach. Stan is quite funny here and Daniels has his moment when he uses a wind blower to put out the fire whenever Stan lights a match. Mary is as cute as ever and she and Mickey certainly are their charming selves here. Fin makes a fine foil for Stan but anyone who's seen him with L & H knows that. In summary, Short Kilts is worth a look for fans of all of the above.


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