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Pimple As Hamlet

Synopsis
A burlesgue featuring Pimple, a clown-like figure played by Fred Evans. No synopsis of the film is available but the title suggests a parody.
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film
Technical information
Black-and-white / Silent
Year of release
1916
Duration
c9; c850 feet
Availability
Presumed a lost film.

Credits

Director
Fred Evans; Joe Evans
Writer
Fred Evans; Joe Evans
Cast
Fred EvansPimple (Hamlet)
Joe Evans 

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Plays
Hamlet
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Notes

General
Other ‘Pimple’ films (all presumed lost) which parody Shakespeare’s plays are THE MERRY WIVES OF PIMPLE (1916) and PIMPLE’S MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM (1916).

Production Company

Name

Piccadilly Film Productions

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