This is such an interesting little film. Laurel & Hardy's very first talking picture, 'Unaccustomed As We Are' is a truly historic and pivotal moment in the boys' career and one can only wonder at the anxieties Mr. Laurel and Mr. Hardy must have felt leading up to the filming and ultimately the release of … Continue reading 35. Unaccustomed As We Are (1929)
One step forward and two steps back. That's how I can only describe the team's development when it comes to Love 'Em and Weep. Ollie's action in this film is very limited indeed, hardly sharing any screen time with Stan at all. Yet, neither is this a 'Stan Laurel comedy' either. To watch Love 'Em … Continue reading 5. Love ‘Em and Weep (1927)
Welcome to The Laurel & Hardy Blog. This is a place to share your thoughts, ideas and love for the boys and their work. Please feel free to join in the discussion. "Well, now that our troubles are over, where do we go from here...?" The recent successful release of the dramatised biopic by director … Continue reading There’s everything from soup to nuts folks; Come and get it!