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Way Out West | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Way Out West  64 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Family, Western]  [James W. Horne]  [16 Apr 1937]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  James Finlayson, Oliver Hardy, Sharon Lynn, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Stan and Ollie are charged with delivering the deed to a valuable gold mine to the daughter of a dead prospector. However they reckon without the machinations of her evil guardian Mickey ...
Writer:  Jack Jevne (original story), Charley Rogers (original story), Charley Rogers (screen play), Felix Adler (screen play), James Parrott (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Sons of the Desert | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 88%  Sons of the Desert  68 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy]  [William A. Seiter]  [29 Dec 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  Charley Chase, Mae Busch, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  When Stan and Ollie trick their wives into thinking that they are taking a medicinal cruise while they're actually going to a convention, the wives find out the truth the hard way.
Writer:  Frank Craven (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Babes in Toyland | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 87%  Babes in Toyland  77 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Family, Fantasy]  [Gus Meins, Charley Rogers]  [14 Dec 1934]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 100%, External Reviews
Actors:  Charlotte Henry, Felix Knight, Florence Roberts, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Virginia Karns
Plot:  Opposing the evil Barnaby, Ollie Dee and Stanley Dum try and fail to pay-off Mother Peep's mortgage and mislead his attempts to marry Little Bo. Enraged, Barnaby's boogeymen are set on Toyland.
Writer:  Frank Butler (screen play), Nick Grinde (screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Music Box | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 81%  The Music Box  29 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Short]  [James Parrott]  [16 Apr 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 8.1/10, External Reviews
Awards:  Won 1 Oscar. Another 1 win.
Actors:  Dinah, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Like the legendary Sisyphus, deliverymen Laurel and Hardy struggle to push a large crated piano up a seemingly insurmountable flight of stairs.
Writer:  H.M. Walker (dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Big Business | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 79%  Big Business  19 min,  [Short, Comedy, Family]  [James W. Horne, Leo McCarey]  [20 Apr 1929]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.9/10, External Reviews
Awards:  1 win.
Actors:  James Finlayson, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Ollie and Stanley are two Christmas Tree sales reps who get into one of their usual mutual destruction fights with a homeowner.
Writer:  H.M. Walker (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Block-Heads | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 77%  Block-Heads  57 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, War]  [John G. Blystone]  [19 Aug 1938]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Minna Gombell, Oliver Hardy, Patricia Ellis, Stan Laurel
Plot:  It's 1938, but Stan doesn't know the war is over; he's still patrolling the trenches in France, and shoots down a French aviator. Oliver sees his old chum's picture in the paper and goes to...
Writer:  Charley Rogers (original story and screen play), Felix Adler (original story and screen play), James Parrott (original story and screen play), Harry Langdon (original story and screen play), Arnold Belgard (original story and screen play)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Flying Deuces | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 76%  The Flying Deuces  69 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, War]  [A. Edward Sutherland]  [03 Nov 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.9/10, Rotten Tomatoes: 83%, External Reviews
Actors:  Jean Parker, Oliver Hardy, Reginald Gardiner, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Oliver is heartbroken when he finds that Georgette, the inkeeper's daughter he's fallen in love with, is already married to dashing Foreign Legion officer Francois. To forget her, he joins ...
Writer:  Ralph Spence (original story), Charley Rogers (original story), Fred Schiller (original story), Harry Langdon (original story), Ralph Spence (screenplay), Charley Rogers (screenplay), Fred Schiller (screenplay), Harry Langdon (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Our Relations | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 75%  Our Relations  73 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Harry Lachman]  [30 Oct 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alan Hale, Oliver Hardy, Sidney Toler, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Unbeknownst to Stanley and Oliver, their long-lost twin brothers, sailors Alfie and Bert are in town on shore leave carrying a valuable pearl ring entrusted to them by their ship's captain....
Writer:  W.W. Jacobs (suggested by story "The Money Box" by), Richard Connell (screen story), Felix Adler (screen story), Charley Rogers (adaptation), Jack Jevne (adaptation)
Language:  English, Arabic    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Battle of the Century | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Battle of the Century  19 min,  [Short, Comedy]  [Clyde Bruckman]  [31 Dec 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Jack Adams, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  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) ...
Writer:  H.M. Walker (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
A Chump at Oxford | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  A Chump at Oxford  62 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Alfred J. Goulding]  [16 Feb 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Forrester Harvey, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Wilfred Lucas
Plot:  As a reward for capturing a bank robber, Stan and Ollie get scholarship to Oxford, but are met with resentment by other students.
Writer:  Charley Rogers (original story), Felix Adler (original story), Harry Langdon (original story), Charley Rogers (screenplay), Felix Adler (screenplay), Harry Langdon (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Two Tars | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  Two Tars  21 min,  [Comedy, Short]  [James Parrott]  [03 Nov 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Edgar Kennedy, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Thelma Hill
Plot:  Stanley and Oliver, two sailors on shore leave, rent a car and go on a drive with their dates, but soon get involved in a huge traffic jam with dozens of ill-tempered motorists. A minor ...
Writer:  Leo McCarey (story), H.M. Walker (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Finishing Touch | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 74%  The Finishing Touch  19 min,  [Comedy, Short]  [Clyde Bruckman, Leo McCarey]  [25 Feb 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dorothy Coburn, Edgar Kennedy, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  The boys are contracted to build a house in one day. Upon completion, a bird lands on the chimney and the house collapses, bit by bit. When the owner demands his money back, mayhem ensues.
Writer:  H.M. Walker (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
Pack Up Your Troubles | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 73%  Pack Up Your Troubles  68 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, War]  [George Marshall, Ray McCarey, Harry Black, Lloyd French]  [17 Sep 1932]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Don Dillaway, Jackie Lyn Dufton, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Two war veterans help orphaned child to find her grandfather.
Writer:  H.M. Walker (dialogue)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Midnight Patrol | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  The Midnight Patrol  20 min,  PASSED,  [Short, Comedy]  [Lloyd French]  [03 Aug 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Harry Bernard, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Novice policemen Stanley and Oliver, eating lunch in their patrol car, nearly have their spare tire stolen by a thief and his sassy partner. They then miss the broadcast address of a ...
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Devil's Brother | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  The Devil's Brother  90 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [Hal Roach, Charley Rogers]  [05 May 1933]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dennis King, James Finlayson, Lucile Browne, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Thelma Todd
Plot:  Two wannabe bandits join the service of a dashing nobleman, who secretly masquerades as Fra Diavolo, a notorious outlaw.
Writer:  Jeanie Macpherson (adaptation)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Saps at Sea | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 72%  Saps at Sea  57 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Gordon Douglas]  [03 May 1940]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Ben Turpin, James Finlayson, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Oliver suffers a nervous breakdown as a result of working in a horn factory, but when he follows doctor's orders about sea air, he finds an ex-con is aboard.
Writer:  Charley Rogers (original story), Felix Adler (original story), Gilbert Pratt (original story), Harry Langdon (original story), Charley Rogers (screenplay), Felix Adler (screenplay), Gilbert Pratt (screenplay), Harry Langdon (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Pardon Us | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Pardon Us  56 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Crime, Drama]  [James Parrott]  [15 Aug 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  June Marlowe, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Wilfred Lucas
Plot:  Two guys end up in prison after attempting to sell beer to a policeman during Prohibition.
Writer:  H.M. Walker (dialogue by)
Language:  English, Italian    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Berth Marks | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  Berth Marks  19 min,  PASSED,  [Short, Comedy]  [Lewis R. Foster]  [01 Jun 1929]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Harry Bernard, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Big-time (so they think) vaudeville stars Stanley and Oliver take the train to Pottsville, their next booking. On board, they bumble into the wrong sleeping compartment, startling a ...
Writer:  H.M. Walker (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
We Faw Down | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 71%  We Faw Down  20 min,  [Comedy, Short]  [Leo McCarey]  [29 Dec 1928]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 7.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bess Flowers, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Vivien Oakland
Plot:  Stan & Ollie attempt to fool their wives by sneaking out to a poker game, but instead get involved with two flirty ladies, one of whom is the girlfriend of a jealous boxer.
Writer:  H.M. Walker (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Bohemian Girl | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 68%  The Bohemian Girl  71 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Musical]  [James W. Horne, Charley Rogers, Hal Roach]  [14 Feb 1936]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.8/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Antonio Moreno, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Thelma Todd
Plot:  A band of Gypsies are camped outside the walls of Count Arnheim's palace. Oliver's wife kidnaps the Count's daughter Arline, then leaves the child and runs off with her lover, Devilshoof. ...
Writer:  Michael William Balfe (opera)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Isn't Life Terrible? | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 67%  Isn't Life Terrible?  22 min,  PASSED,  [Comedy, Short]  [Leo McCarey]  [05 Jul 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.7/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Charley Chase, Katherine Grant, Lon Poff, Oliver Hardy
Plot:  Charley is plagued with failure and with his brother-in-law, who's allergic to labor. When he decides to take the family on a camping trip, his wife learns about a contest sponsored by a ...
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB
A-Haunting We Will Go | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 64%  A-Haunting We Will Go  68 min,  [Comedy]  [Alfred L. Werker]  [07 Aug 1942]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.4/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Dante, Oliver Hardy, Sheila Ryan, Stan Laurel
Plot:  Stan and Ollie get involved with con men, crooks, a genial magician, and two interchangeable coffins with disastrous but funny results.
Writer:  Lou Breslow (screenplay), Lou Breslow (story), Stanley Rauh (story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Dancing Masters | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 63%  The Dancing Masters  63 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy, Romance]  [Malcolm St. Clair]  [19 Nov 1943]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.3/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Oliver Hardy, Robert Bailey, Stan Laurel, Trudy Marshall
Plot:  Two bumbling dance teachers help an awkward inventor sell his new invention and facilitate his romance with a beautiful socialite.
Writer:  Scott Darling (screen play), George Bricker (suggested by a story by)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Madame Mystery | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Madame Mystery  21 min,  [Short, Comedy]  [Richard Wallace, Stan Laurel]  [12 Mar 1926]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  James Finlayson, Oliver Hardy, Theda Bara, Tyler Brooke
Plot:  A female secret agent has gotten ahold of a new type of explosive gas. She has to avoid the efforts of two men who are trying to steal it. They succeed in doing so, but the gas turns out to...
Writer:  Carl Harbaugh, Krag Johnson, Grover Jones, Stan Laurel, Hal Roach, H.M. Walker (titles), Hal Yates
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Why Girls Love Sailors | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 62%  Why Girls Love Sailors  20 min,  [Comedy, Short]  [Fred Guiol]  [17 Jul 1927]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Anita Garvin, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Viola Richard
Plot:  Stan is young sailor whose girl gets kidnapped by rough sea captain. Stan dresses in drag and seduces the captain and the captain's wife catches him. Stan and his girl beat a hasty retreat ...
Writer:  Hal Roach, H.M. Walker (titles)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
Zenobia | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 61%  Zenobia  73 min,  APPROVED,  [Comedy]  [Gordon Douglas]  [21 Apr 1939]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.1/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Alice Brady, Billie Burke, Harry Langdon, Oliver Hardy
Plot:  A modest country doctor in the antebellum South has to contend with his daughter's upcoming marriage and an affectionate medicine show elephant.
Writer:  Corey Ford (screen play), Walter DeLeon (original story), Arnold Belgard (original story)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Lucky Dog | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 60%  The Lucky Dog  17 min,  [Comedy, Short]  [Jess Robbins]  [10 Oct 1921]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 6.0/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Florence Gilbert, Jack Lloyd, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel
Plot:  In their first screen appearance together, Stan plays a penniless dog lover and Oliver plays a crook who tries to rob him and his new paramour.
Writer:  Jess Robbins (screenplay)
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Stolen Jools | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 55%  The Stolen Jools  20 min,  [Comedy, Short]  [William C. McGann, John G. Adolfi, Thomas Atkins, Harold S. Bucquet, Victor Heerman, Russell Mack]  [04 Apr 1931]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.5/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Buster Keaton, J. Farrell MacDonald, Jack Hill, Norma Shearer, Oliver Hardy, Stan Laurel, Wallace Beery
Plot:  Star-packed promotional short subject intended to raise funds for the National Variety Artists tuberculosis sanatorium, produced in association with a cigarette company! Plot involves the ...
Language:  English    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB  Wikipedia
The Wizard of Oz | Movie Details for Actor Oliver Hardy | www.moviesnearme.co.uk 52%  The Wizard of Oz  81 min,  TV-G,  [Comedy, Family, Fantasy]  [Larry Semon]  [13 Apr 1925]
Ratings & Reviews:  IMDB 5.2/10, External Reviews
Actors:  Bryant Washburn, Charles Murray, Dorothy Dwan, Mary Carr, Oliver Hardy, Virginia Pearson
Plot:  Dorothy, heir to the Oz throne, must take it back from the wicked Prime Minister Kruel with the help of three farmhands.
Writer:  L. Frank Baum (adapted from his story), Frank Joslyn Baum (adapted by), Leon Lee (adapted by), Larry Semon (adapted by), Leon Lee (titles by)
Language:  N/A    Country:  USA    More Info:  IMDB

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