200 films reviewed and rated, covering all genres of movie comedy from slapstick to sardonic, from madness to manners. Featured comedians include Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy, Bert Wheeler and Robert Woolsey, W.C. Fields, Will Rogers, Bob Hope, Buster Keaton, Harold Lloyd, Bing Crosby, The Three Stooges, Eddie Cantor, Charlie Chaplin, Jacques Tati, Sid Field, The Crazy Gang, George Burns and Gracie Allen, Jack Hulbert, Joe E. Brown, Ole Olsen and Chic Johnson, Clifton Webb, Red Skelton, Ronald Shiner, Cecil Kellaway, Norman Wisdom, Frankie Howerd, Toto, Arthur Askey, Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Claudette Colbert, Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Joan Davis, Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride, Stanley Holloway, Penny Singleton and Arthur Lake.As usual, Hawks the producer has invested his ababya with fine production values while Hawks the director takes pains to keep his direction as unobtrusive as possible. ... Jack Mulhall (medical examiner), Nella Walker (Mrs Parker), Douglas Wood (Parker), Charles Coleman (Edmunds, ... Franklyn Farnum (officer), Eddie Hall (dice player), George Magrill (patrol car driver), Lyle Moraine (Lieutenant Poole)anbsp;...
|Title||:||Hollywood's Classic Comedies Featuring Slapstick, Romance, Music, Glamour Or Screwball Fun!|
|Author||:||John Howard Reid|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2007-06|