Angora Love, as well as being a typically funny Laurel & Hardy comedy, is also a very significant film in Stan & Ollie's canon, as it has the distinction of being the very last silent film they ever made together (with the exception of 'The Tree in a Test Tube' (1943), but that doesn't really… Continue reading Tipping the hat to Laurel and Hardy’s Silent Shorts (1921 – 1929)
For many years Now I'll Tell One was a long-lost Charley Chase two-reeler, notable to Laurel and Hardy buffs as also starring Stan Laurel. As such, Laurel and Hardy's historians didn't pay too much attention to it. Until one fateful day in 1989, the second reel of the film was discovered by film expert… Continue reading 9. Now I’ll Tell One (1927) [Partly Lost Film] – Supporting Roles Only
Filmed June 13th to June 22nd, 1927 Released October 15th, 1927 Produced by Hal Roach, Directed by Clyde A. Bruckman, Photographed by Floyd Jackman Titles by H. M. Walker, Two Reels Main Cast: Max Davidson, Lillian Elliott, Spec O' Donnell, Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Charley Chase, James Finlayson, Charlie Hall The development of Stan… Continue reading 14. Call of the Cuckoo (1927)
Welcome to the official home of The Laurel & Hardy Blog. The place to discover all you need to know about the films of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. Each month I publish a new blog discussing a film in the Laurel and Hardy chronology. You can share your thoughts, ideas and love for the… Continue reading There’s everything from soup to nuts folks; Come and get it!