Dec 3, 2013
A nice mess of Stan and Ollie is long overdue
WHEN my old dad was in hospital earlier this year, I wanted to take him a bag of hard-boiled eggs and nuts.
Finding Laurel and Hardy, Charley Chase talkies, movie character actresses
What would happen if Laurel and Hardy's long-lost 1927 silent short subject, "Hats Off," were suddenly found? Once the idea popped into my head, it was hard to let go-instead of dismissing it, I created a work of fiction involving a group of real film historians and L&H experts, some of whom I knew quite well.
'Fez-tastic' tribute to Stan and Ollie at Royal Court
THERE are so many impeccably delivered lines here that you feel you really are watching pompous sometimes bewildered Oliver Hardy and the happy - but hapless - Stan Laurel.