Comedy / Family (1921 / 1931) 40 minutes ~ Black & White
In their first screen appearance together, Stan plays a penniless dog lover and Oliver plays a crook who tries to rob him and his new paramour.
Director: Jess Robbins
Writer: Jess Robbins (screenplay)
Stars: Stan Laurel, Florence Gillet, Oliver Hardy, Jack Lloyd
“The Stolen Jools”
Comedy / Short (1931) 20 minutes ~
Star-packed, promotional short subject, intended to raise funds for the National Variety Artists tuberculosis sanatarium, produced in association with a cigarette company! Plot involves the investigation of the reported theft of Norma Shearer’s jewelry. Laurel & Hardy appear briefly (as does every other cast member) as two detectives.
Director: William C. McGann
Stars: Wallace Beery, Buster Keaton, Edward Robinson, Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Farina, Stymie, Chubby, Norma Shearer, Hedda Hopper, Joan Crawford, Irene Dunne, Gary Cooper, Maurice Chevalier, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Loretta Young, Barbara Stanwyck, Jack Oakie, Fay Wray, Joe E. Brown