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May 1, 2009

Laurel & Hardy at the Hollywood Heritage Museum

Wednesday, May 13, 2009, 7:30 pm
The Hollywood Heritage Museum
in the Lasky-DeMille Barn
2100 North Highland Avenue
(Across from the Hollywood Bowl)
Free Parking, Refreshments available

May 2009 marks the eightieth anniversary of the release of the first Laurel and Hardy talkie. In celebration of this milestone, Hollywood Heritage is marking the occasion with a special retrospective of the celebrated comic duo. Through original film prints, they will trace the remarkable transition from silent to sound. The 1929 program will include:

Wrong Again: with the original Vitaphone synchronized score lost for decades
Unaccusomed As We Are: their first 2 reel "ALL-TALKING SHORT" with sound recorded on disc
Men O' War: RESTORED VERSION and one of the first "shot on location" sound shorts
Laurel & Hardy in Spanish - they actually speak in Spanish release films.

plus surprises and rarities from the archive of film historian and three time Emmy award-winning actor Stan Taffel.

$5 for Hollywood Heritage Members, $8 for non-members.

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