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The Butcher Boy (1917)

Director: Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle; Cast: Roscoe Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Al St. John, Josephine Stevens, Arthur Earle Playing the role of a butcher in a general store, Fatty Arbuckle falls in … Continue reading

08/28/2016 · Leave a comment

The Cook (1918)

US 22m, B&W, Silent Director: Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle; Cast: Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Al St. John, Alice Lake, Glen Cavender The Cook is a situation-style comedy in which the … Continue reading

04/15/2016 · Leave a comment

His Wedding Night (1917)

US 17m, B&W, Silent Director: Roscoe ‘Fatty’ Arbuckle; Cast: Fatty Arbuckle, Al St. John, Buster Keaton, Alice Man, Jimmy Bryant, Josephine Stevens, Alice Lake, Natalie Talmadge As a title, His Wedding … Continue reading

03/30/2016 · 1 Comment

Good Night, Nurse! (1918)

US 26m, B&W, Silent Director: Roscoe ‘Fatty’ Arbuckle; Cast: Roscoe ‘Fatty’ Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Al St. John, Alice Lake Good Night, Nurse! is a chaotic three act slapstick comedy in … Continue reading

03/01/2016 · Leave a comment

Coney Island (1917)

US 24m, B&W, Silent Director: Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle; Cast: Fatty Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Al St. John, Agnes Neilson, Alice Mann This frantically paced comedy short was probably as fascinating to … Continue reading

02/03/2016 · Leave a comment

Back Stage (1919)

US 26m, B&W, Silent Director: Roscoe ‘Fatty’ Arbuckle; Cast: Roscoe ‘Fatty’ Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Al St. John, Charles A. Post, Molly Malone, Jack Coogan Sr. Back Stage is an amusing … Continue reading

01/30/2016 · Leave a comment