Beans sneaks in to a Hollywood movie studio lot, where he gets into a heap of trouble.

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Uncredited cast:
Tommy Bond ... Beans (voice) (uncredited)
Bernice Hansen Bernice Hansen ... Little Kitty (voice) (uncredited)
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W.C.Fields enters the Warmer Bros. Studio. Beans tries to drive in, but the guard throws him and his car against a tree. Charlie Chaplin drives in, followed by Oliver Hardy on foot - but we see that it's really Beans in disguise. Oliver Owl is directing a picture; Beans sneaks onto the stage. He's watching from a catwalk when someone knocks him off, into the middle of the scene. Beans is thrown off the set, right into the set of a Frankenstein movie. He accidentally brings the robotic monster to life, and it crashes into the original studio, eating the camera. Beans tries to stop the monster, but is sent flying. He lands against a wind machine. which chops up the monster. Written by Jon Reeves <jreeves@imdb.com>

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

19 October 1935 (USA) See more »

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Hollywood Kapriolen See more »

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1.37 : 1
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Beans: Beans is the name. One of the Boston Beans.
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Featured in Futurama: A Bicyclops Built for Two (2000) See more »

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Not Much Of A Story, But It Was Still Fun
11 May 2007 | by ccthemovieman-1See all my reviews

"Beans," one of Boston Beans (according to him) gets rudely rebuffed from entering "Warmer Brothers" studio. In fact, he gets thrown out twice, once at the entrance in his car, and later, bodily given the heave-ho out of the studio.

There is no real story here, just Beans getting into the studio, accidentally getting in the way, accidentally pulling a switch and bringing the Frankenstein monster to life, and then dealing with him. The "story" has a very abrupt ending.

Humorous moments included the dancing camera on tripod; bartender playing music to cash register keys and the monster eating the camera, spitting it out and adjusting his jaw.

Although there wasn't much to it, I enjoyed it. The scenes were fast-moving and you have to keep in mind this was made over 70 years ago. This was part of the Looney Tunes Golden Collection Volume 3 DVD.


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