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A Rarin’ Romeo

Synopsis
Comedy short. A small-town Shakespeare Club stages a production of Romeo and Juliet. In the role of both Romeo and Montague Hiers creates havoc bringing down Juliet’s balcony.
Series
Walter Hiers Comedies
Country
United States
Medium
Film
Technical information
Black-and-white / Silent
Year of release
1925
Duration
10 mins; 950 feet

Credits

Director
Archie L. Mayo
Writer
Keene Thompson
Cast
Walter HiersRomeo
Duane Thompson 
Jack Duffy 
Rose Gore 
Walter HiersMontague

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Plays
Romeo and Juliet
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616); Amateur theatre; Doubling of roles

Notes

History
Distributed in the US by Educational Film Exchanges

Production Company

Name

Christie Film Company

Archive

Name

Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division

Web
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Phone
(20) 707-8572
Fax
(20) 707-237’1
Address
Motion Picture & Television Reading Room
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101 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, D.C.
20540-4690
United States

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