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An Evening of Silent Comedies (One Week, A Dog's Life, Never Weaken, The Cook, The Extra Girl)


One Week TV-G | 25min | Short, Comedy | 1 September 1920 | Dir. Edward F. Cline, Buster Keaton A newly wedded couple attempts to build a house with a prefabricated kit, unaware that a rival sabotaged the kit’s component numbering. A Dog’s Life Not Rated | 33min | Short, Comedy, Drama | 14 April 1918 (USA) | Dir. Charles Chaplin The Little Tramp and his dog companion struggle to survive in the inner city. Never Weaken Passed | 19min | Short, Comedy, Thriller | 22 October 1921 (USA) | Dir. Fred C. Newmeyer Our hero (Lloyd) is infatuated with a girl in the next office. In order to drum up business for her boss, an osteopath, he gets an actor friend to pretend injuries that the doctor “cures”, thereby building a reputation. When he hears that his girl is marrying another, he decides to take drastic action. The Cook 22min | Comedy, Short | 15 September 1918 (USA) | Dir. Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle Cooks make hovoc in seaside resort hotel. The Extra Girl 1h 8min | Comedy | 28 October 1923 (USA) | Dir. F. Richard Jones Sue Graham is a small town girl who wants to be a motion picture star. She wins a contract when a picture of a very pretty girl is sent to a studio instead of her picture. When she arrives in Hollywood, the mistake is discovered and she starts working in the props department of the studio instead. Her parents then come out to California and invest some money with a very shifty individual.
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