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Slick Slickers   [Original Title]

Country of Origin: United States
Year of origin: 1928
Genre: Short Film
Locations of shooting: n/a

Production manager: Arvid E. Gillstrom
Screenplay: Frank Roland Conklin

Keywords: Comedy, Humor, Satire
A slpastick commedy shows a simple man who inherits a stock package. He soon gets into trouble at the time of the handover in a noble restaurant. He cannot pay but soon finds friends who lend him money but at the same time they want to get hold of the document.
in a second scene the man is at a cabaret. He is warned of thieves by e revue girl but a lady who asks him to dance steals the document from him. A wild pursuit starts. At first there is a custard-pie battle in which the revue girl gets the document back from the dancer lady. She throws it into a piano which then turns into a vehicle. The piano with the girl in it and the man chasing behind is driven trough city streets and inevitably provokes a lot of damage all over.
Film title as well as opening scenes and scenes at the end probably missing.

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Language: n/a
Sound: n/a
Aspect: 1:1,33
Duration: 7 min

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