When comedy was king

United Kingdom

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Compiled by Robert Youngson, this compilation features stars synonymous with the silent era, including Chaplin, Keaton, Laurel and Hardy, Turpin, Arbuckle, Berry, Swanson and the Keystone Cops.

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Duration

01:24:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
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ACMI Identifier

324412

Language

English

Subject categories

Comedy

Silent films

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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