Friday, September 25, 2020

Who Could Think of Ducks With Chickens Around -- September 25, 2020


Motion Picture World, 25-September-1920

In his wonderful book The Silent Clowns, Walter Kerr suggested that Lloyd Hamilton was one of the great silent comics whose reputation has diminished. This is because many of the solo movies Hamilton made for Educational during the 1920s are lost. Perhaps this is also because he was not able to succeed as a star in feature films.

Please excuse the blackface. 

No comments:

Post a Comment

Comment moderation is turned on. Your message will appear after it has been reviewed.