30 years of Fun

Overview

The fourth of Oscar-winning short-subject director Youngson's comedy compilations the earlier ones were Golden Age of Comedy, When Comedy was King, and Days of Thrills and Laughter is, amazingly, almost as full and fresh as those earlier efforts, containing highlights from such silent comedy classics as Chaplin's Floorwalker, Easy Street, Pawnshop and, best of all, Rink; Buster Keaton's Balloonatic and Daydreams; Harry Langdon's Smile Please, and the prototypical Laurel and Hardy team-up, Lucky Dog. Youngson's ...
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Overview

The fourth of Oscar-winning short-subject director Youngson's comedy compilations the earlier ones were Golden Age of Comedy, When Comedy was King, and Days of Thrills and Laughter is, amazingly, almost as full and fresh as those earlier efforts, containing highlights from such silent comedy classics as Chaplin's Floorwalker, Easy Street, Pawnshop and, best of all, Rink; Buster Keaton's Balloonatic and Daydreams; Harry Langdon's Smile Please, and the prototypical Laurel and Hardy team-up, Lucky Dog. Youngson's choice of material is unquestionably fine, and equally satisfying is the quality of the film clips, courtesy of archivist Paul Guffanti.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/9/2007
  • UPC: 029502253363
  • Original Release: 1963
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  • Source: Televista
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: B&W
  • Time: 1:25:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 56,611

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Charles Chaplin
Sydney Chaplin
Charley Chase
Oliver Hardy
Buster Keaton
Harry Langdon
Stan Laurel
Douglas Fairbanks Participant
Mary Pickford Participant
Greta Garbo Participant
Tom Mix Participant
Snub Pollard Participant
King Vidor Participant
Billy Bevan
Edna Purviance Participant
Andy Clyde Participant
Carter De Haven Participant
Eric Campbell Participant
Mabel Normand Participant
John Gilbert Participant
Vernon Dent Participant
Jay Jackson Voice Only
Technical Credits
Robert Youngson Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Bernard Green Score Composer
Jack Shaindlin Score Composer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Robert Youngston's 30 Years of Fun
1. Introduction [4:30]
2. 1895: The Gay 90's [6:53]
3. 1906: In a New Century [12:15]
4. 1917: Off to War [8:08]
5. 1918: Armistice [13:45]
6. 1920: The Jazz Age [18:48]
7. 1925: Height of the 20's [20:22]
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Disc #1 -- Robert Youngston's 30 Years of Fun
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