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UW Cinematheque - UCLA Festival of Preservation on Tour

Battle of the Century & More Restored Laurel and Hardy | USA | 35mm | 79 min. Director: Clyde Bruckman, James Parrott

Event Details

Saturday, February 29, 2020
7 p.m.
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Edgar Kennedy
This program highlights the UCLA Film & Television Archives heroic efforts in preserving the Hal Roach Studios films featuring the legendary comic duo of Laurel & Hardy. Three of the four classic shorts included are Perfect Day (1929), Hog Wild (1930), and Brats (1930). The program is made complete with the newest restoration of the silent Battle of the Century (1929), featuring the screen’s ultimate pie fight.