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In what is often regarded as much-loved comedy duo Laurel and Hardy's finest film, the hapless pair sneak away from their wives for an annual get-together with their pals under the pretence of going on a recuperative cruise. Much slapstick mayhem ensues - but the wives are tipped off to the ruse and on their return, it looks like there's hell to pay. For comedians best-known for physical comedy, the film has a surprising amount of snappy dialogue, and it's a sign of the esteem their fans hold the movie in that the International Laurel & Hardy Society, the Sons of the Desert, take their name from it.
He might not be as famous as his contemporaries Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton, but Harold Lloyd was still the clown prince of silent slapstick.
All ages 1746 mins
Comic shenanigans from the legendary double-act, who here fight to keep hold of their pet dog after their landlord throws him out.
5–11 years 31 mins
Classic 1940s comedy about a rich, clueless guy fooled by a glamorous con-woman he meets on his way back from an Amazon expedition.
11+ years 89 mins
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