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7 Ratings

The Battle of the Century

Directed by Clyde Bruckman
United States, 1927
Short, Comedy


Fight manager (Hardy) takes out an insurance policy on his puny pugilist (Laurel) and then proceeds to try to arrange for an accident so that he can collect. When a pie delivery man (Hall) slips on a banana peel, meant for the fighter, a classic pie throwing scene results.

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The Battle of the Century Directed by Clyde Bruckman

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    Stan Laurel se retrouve sur un ring en train d'affronter la fameuse brute Thunder Clap Callahan qu'il envoie au tapis involontaire. Mais la victoire lui sera refusée, pour ne pas être retourné dans un coin du ring. Après un intermède avec une peau de banane, Stan et son manager Laurel se retrouvent à l'origine d'une gigantesque bataille de tartes à la crème...

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