The Big Parade of Comedy

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A compilation of scenes from classic MGM comedies from the silent era up to 1948's "A Southern Yankee." Among the films showcased are "The Thin Man," "A Night at the Opera," "Dinner at Eight" and "Bonnie Scotland."

A compilation of scenes from classic MGM comedies from the silent era up to 1948's "A Southern Yankee." Among the films showcased are "The Thin Man," "A Night at the Opera," "Dinner at Eight" and "Bonnie Scotland."

Original Release

09/02/1964

US Release

09/02/1964

Cast

Clark Gable Eddie in 'Hold Your Man' (archive footage) / Eddie in 'Hold Your Man'
Greta Garbo Ninotchka in 'Ninotchka' / (archive footage)
Jean Harlow Ruby in 'Hold Your Man' (archive footage) / Ruby in 'Hold Your Man'
Cary Grant Andre Charville / Cary Grant
Spencer Tracy Haggerty in 'Libeled Lady' (archive footage) / Haggerty in 'Libeled Lady'
Katharine Hepburn Tracy Lord (archive footage) / Tracy Lord
W.C. Fields Wilkins Micawber in 'David Copperfield' (archive footage) / Wilkins Micawber in 'David Copperfield'
Stan Laurel Stan in 'Hollywood Party' (archive footage) / Stan in 'Hollywood Party'
Oliver Hardy Oliver in 'Hollywood Party' (archive footage) / Oliver in 'Hollywood Party'
William Powell Nick Charles (archive footage) / Nick Charles
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Robert Youngson

Writers

Robert Youngson

Cast

Clark Gable Eddie in 'Hold Your Man' (archive footage) / Eddie in 'Hold Your Man'
Greta Garbo Ninotchka in 'Ninotchka' / (archive footage)
Jean Harlow Ruby in 'Hold Your Man' (archive footage) / Ruby in 'Hold Your Man'
Cary Grant Andre Charville / Cary Grant
Spencer Tracy Haggerty in 'Libeled Lady' (archive footage) / Haggerty in 'Libeled Lady'
Katharine Hepburn Tracy Lord (archive footage) / Tracy Lord
W.C. Fields Wilkins Micawber in 'David Copperfield' (archive footage) / Wilkins Micawber in 'David Copperfield'
Stan Laurel Stan in 'Hollywood Party' (archive footage) / Stan in 'Hollywood Party'
Oliver Hardy Oliver in 'Hollywood Party' (archive footage) / Oliver in 'Hollywood Party'
William Powell Nick Charles (archive footage) / Nick Charles
Myrna Loy Nora Charles (archive footage) / Nora Charles
Lucille Ball Julie Hampton in 'Meet the People' (archive footage) / Julie Hampton in 'Meet the People'
Red Skelton Aubrey Filmore in 'A Southern Yankee' (archive footage) / Aubrey Filmore in 'A Southern Yankee'
Robert Taylor Raymond Dabney in 'Personal Property' (archive footage) / Raymond Dabney in 'Personal Property'
The Marx Brothers Actors in 'Go West'
Joan Crawford Bobby / (archive footage)
Marie Dressler Marie Truffle in 'Reducing' / (archive footage)
Wallace Beery Terry / (archive footage)
Bud Abbott Doc in 'Rio Rita' / (archive footage)
Lou Costello Wishy in 'Rio Rita' / (archive footage)

Producers

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