Early Essanay Shorts (Silent)
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- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 1 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
- Released: April 29, 2014
- Originally Released: 1912
- Label: Alpha Video
Performers, Cast and Crew:
|Starring||Broncho Billy Anderson & Charlie Chaplin|
|Performer:||Mabel Normand, Wallace Beery & Chester Conklin|
Description by OLDIES.com:
BRONCHO BILLY AND THE SCHOOLMISTRESS (1912): Billy is shot by a romantic rival when the pretty new schoolmarm takes a liking to him.
BRONCHO BILLY'S SENTENCE (1915): Billy forces a pretty young lady to hide him from the sheriff.
HIS REGENERATION (1915): Hot-tempered Billy is shot in a barroom brawl and near death. He is rescued by a minister and his daughter who take him in and attempt to nurse him back to health.
MABEL'S BUSY DAY (1914): The little tramp, Charlie Chaplin, sneaks into the Auto Races and does his best to steal Mabel Normand's hotdog concession.
SWEEDIE LEARNS TO SWIM (1914): Young Wallace Beery had a highly successful comedy career as a female impersonator playing a gangly young girl named "Sweedie" in a series of popular shorts. In this episode, disaster ensues when "Sweedie" teaches herself to swim without the benefit of water.
TEACHING HICKVILLE TO SING (1913): When a pretty young piano teacher comes to town, the menfolk knock themselves over attempting to get close to her.
Movie Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:
- Sales Rank: 9,199
- UPC: 089218736994
- Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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