"The Lawrence Welk Show", ep. broadcast on ABC, Sept. 21, 1949.
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Mack Sennet | Mr. Mack Sennett
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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There is no American who, as a boy, has not dreamed of caving in the helmet of a cop with a mighty swat that will send it around his ears. Most of us have never gotten over the feeling. Nearly every one of us lives in the secret hope that some day before he dies he will be able to swat a policeman's hat down around his ears. Lacking the courage and the opportunity, we like to see it done in the ...
Won an Honorary Academy Award in 1937 for his great influence on film comedy.
Frantically wild comedies that observed no physical reality while the characters descended into chaos in improvised story lines and situations. Many of the films featured the antics of a group of wildly incompetent policemen known as the Keystone Kops
, who would arrive in overloaded cars that they would often leave destroyed while they contributed to the mess they were sent to stop. This group ...
The King of Comedy