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Goundamani - Comedy Super Star of Tamil Cinema

May 25. Birthday of Tamil Comedy Super Star Goundamani. If you have to write the history of Tamil Cinema. His name cannot be forgotten in any case. 529 more words

Laurel & Hardy in COUNTY HOSPITAL (1932) - Half of a great comedy

(WARNING: Major spoilers abound!)

The first part of County Hospital is prime Laurel & Hardy. Ollie has a broken leg and is laid up in the hospital — happily laid up, as he tells his doctor (Billy Gilbert) that it’s the first decent rest he’s had in ages. 365 more words

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Laurel & Hardy in SWISS MISS (1938) - A Big Lavish Musical Superfeature!

Swiss Miss is no Way Out West; in fact, it’s two minutes longer than that feature and has far more peripheral material. If anything, it’s like those late-period Marx Brothers movies where the nutty comics intrude upon the supposedly interesting starring lovers, though it’s a notch or two better than that. 359 more words

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Laurel & Hardy in THEIR PURPLE MOMENT (1928) - Another nice mess # 2,122

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The premise of this film is that Laurel & Hardy hide a lot from their wives, and their wives know all the secrets. 210 more words

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THE BULLFIGHTERS (1945) - Laurel & Hardy's fine farewell to Hollywood

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The Bullfighters, Laurel & Hardy’s final film for Twentieth-Century Fox, was once described by L&H biographer Randy Skretvedt as “the one Fox film of theirs I can watch without wincing too much.” In terms of the L&H/Fox films which preceded this one, that makes it a masterpiece. 407 more words

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Golden Horseshoe Revue: Origins

The Golden Horseshoe Revue was the first show at Slue Foot Sue’s Golden Horseshoe Saloon at Disneyland. It was a 45 minute show which ran over 50,000 times and so is listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the longest-running musical of all time. 312 more words

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OUR WIFE (1931) - Don't Laurel & Hardy make a cute couple?

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Who says Laurel & Hardy don’t have subtext? The gist of Our Wife is that Ollie is eloping with his fiancee (Babe London). 320 more words

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