Too Much Johnson (1938)

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Film shot with the intention of incorporating it into a play by William Gillette at the Mercury Theatre. A parody of the Keystone Kops and silent films. the silent film comprises of a 20 minute introduction and two 10 minute episodes, combined with sound effects and involving a series of mad pursuits and chases. [Film destroyed in a fire in 1970].

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