- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 11 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
- Released: August 22, 2006
- Originally Released: 1963
- Label: Alpha Video
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
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Description by OLDIES.com:
Comics Joey Faye and Mickey Deems rode the coattails of the television slapstick revival by creating a pair of bumbling handymen in the short-lived "Mack and Myer for Hire" TV series. Faye claimed credit for the "Slowly I Turn" routine popularized by comedy acts such as Abbott and Costello and The Three Stooges.
Friendly Enemies: Mack and Myer are hired to build a fence separating the yards of warring neighbors. But the pair will never get paid unless they can get the feuding yahoos to make nice.
Finders Weepers: Mack and Myer think they've hit the jackpot when they find an abandoned trunk and two wallets. Instead they find is a heap of trouble.
Dueling Fools: Cyrano de Bergerac gets the Mack and Myer treatment as the long-nosed Mackaruno is too shy to woo the lovely Rocksalt.
Mack & Myer Meet Jennie: Mack and Myer take on extra jobs to help lovely young Jennie get home to Greece.
Out on the Town: Mack and Myer had a good week and are flush with cash. They splurge on dinner at an expensive French restaurant. You can be sure disaster is on the menu.
Wacky Wizardry: A renowned magician's career goes up in smoke when he hires Mack and Myer as his inept assistants.
This live-action children's comedy show from the early 1960s starred Vaudevillians Mickey Deems and Joey Faye. They were a pair of bumbling handymen working in Manhattan, whose jobs always devolved into slapstick disaster.