Harold Lloyd on What's My Line in 1953.

Open, general discussion of silent films, personalities and history.
  • Author
  • Message
Offline
User avatar

drednm

  • Posts: 7355
  • Joined: Thu Jul 02, 2009 9:41 pm
  • Location: Belgrade Lakes, ME

Harold Lloyd on What's My Line in 1953.

PostFri May 11, 2018 1:05 pm

Interesting to see Lloyd out of character. He was plugging a release of The Freshman (1925) with a music score. I wonder if if was recorded or live music....

Last edited by silentfilm on Mon May 14, 2018 11:31 am, edited 2 times in total.
Reason: Embedd YouTube link
Ed Lorusso
Writer/Historian
-------------
https://wordpress.com/view/silentroomdo ... dpress.com
Offline
User avatar

JFK

  • Posts: 2084
  • Joined: Thu Apr 19, 2012 6:44 pm

Harold Lloyd on What’s My Line in 1953.

PostSat May 12, 2018 7:03 pm

What fun to watch this footage . The director and camera operators took great care- in part, by cutting and camera angles- in hiding Lloyd’s hand injury... up until Lloyd’s exit, which required hand shaking with the show’s regulars. As may have been commented upon elsewhere, it was odd how slight Lloyd appeared standing beside the panelists. Odder still is the fact that- though Lloyd worked at Keystone- it was, I think, only panelist Steve Allen who ever appeared in a film with Sennett.
Has anyone ever researched what other Lloyd film and national/local TV footage, or audio recordings, exist from the mid-century, when he was traveling for the Shriners and promoting his re-releases?

Return to Talking About Silents

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 20 guests