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Fatty's big, tragic career

By Jim Tortolano

Orange County has produced its share of movie stars and celebrities, ranging from Diane Keaton to Kevin Costner, but none have had the impact and tragic life of our first big star, Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle.” 481 more words

Orange County Tribune

Happy Times and Jolly Moments (1943)

This turned up on TCM yesterday, and since my ability to download movies is limited, I thought I’d make an exception and talk about it. It wasn’t made… 217 more words

American Cinema

The Sunday Intertitle: Hope Floats

Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle may not have raped and  manslaughtered anyone, but he does spank Teddy, “the Keystone dog,” in FATTY AND MABEL ADRIFT, a rather good comedy he directed in 1916. 497 more words