Consider this a courtesy report on the fact that new line is making a film based on the warner bros. Indeed, stereotypes aside, one need only look to animator friz frelengs 1955 oscarwinning animated short film where the speedy gonzales character premiered to appreciate some of speedy s. Speedy debuted in a selftitled, oscarwinning 1955 short film and is believed to have starred in another 45 episodes up until the present day. On september 15, 1927 babe ruth filmed his scene in speedy. Speedy is a 1928 american silent comedy film starring comedian harold lloyd in the eponymous leading role. Beloved saturday morning cartoon speedy gonzales eyed as an animated feature film from mexicanborn actor eugenio derbez and warner bros. The hottest new movies arriving early on vod, from onward.
The slapstick legend reprises his glasses character, this time as a goodnatured but scatterbrained new. More than a year ago, i bought the kodak tmax 3200p because i thought that i would need it for christmas. A jamaican athletes career is jeopardised by problems off the track in this heartwarming tale of. I dont think its in the same league as blue hawaii or fun in acapulco though. Theres a startling moment in speedy, harold lloyds final silent feature released this week as part of the criterion collection, that occurs so. Speedy gonzales eyed as animated feature at warner bros. He then becomes a cab driver and delivers babe ruth to yankee stadium, where he stays to see the game. Worth seeing let yourself go the number at the beginning. Trust and photoplay productions presented a 85minute version of this film in. When the railroad tries to run the last horsedrawn trolley operated by his girls grandfather out of business, speedy organizes the neighborhood oldtimers to thwart their scheme. On friday night, august 10th, riiff will screen this years restored silent film classic, speedy starring renowned silent film comedian harold lloyd. But the magnates then steal the trolley, and the climax of the film involves speedy s dash to find the trolley and get it back to its route before the 24 hours are up. An animated speedy gonzales movie is in the works at warner bros pictures and the studio already has voice talent on board to bring the fast rodent to life. It happened before his eyes, and it still plays in his mind, over and over, like a clip from a film.
Harold lloyd filmed his final silent comedy feature speedy 1928 in new york and. Starring chris pratt and tom holland, the film was originally opened on march 3. The hottest new movies arriving early on vod, from onward to birds of prey and the invisible man. Eugenio derbez will voice speedy gonzales in new film. The film was directed by ted wilde, the last silent film to be directed by him, and was shot in both hollywood, and on location in new york city contents 1 plot. Speedy, harold lloyds last silent film, is a superb valedictory to the silent film era. We might not get a space jam sequel yet, but everyones favorite mexican mouse is slated to star on the big screen in an animated film produced by warner bros. This was comedian harold lloyds last silent film, and one of his most charming.
When i heard the story last year, i went to alabama to see if it. Pennsylvania station is named for the pennsylvania railroad prr, its builder and original tenant, and shares its name with several stations in other cities. Speedy 1928 harold speedy swift harold lloyd loses his job as a sodajerk, then spends the day with his girl at coney island. What do the television show the office, the 1950 film noir drama edge of doom, and harold lloyds final silent comedy speedy 1928 have in. Many of the films freeway scenes were filmed on californias interstate 105 and interstate 110 at the stack interchange known today as the judge harry pregerson interchange, which was not officially open at the time of filming. Harold lloyd studio ranch, westwood, california, usa see more. Harold speedy swift, a fan of babe ruth and the new york yankees, saves.101 1205 381 1562 881 86 1153 316 388 765 631 944 374 253 829 729 1157 556 102 651 1 1174 1143 5 208 701 446 1082 1367 861 881 971 1018 555