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This film was released in Los Angeles under the title Let's Make Whoopee ... More Less

This film was released in Los Angeles under the title Let's Make Whoopee . More Less

SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Variety
29 Mar 1929
p. 28.
DETAILS
Release Date:
23 December 1928
Copyright Claimant:
Fox Film Corp.
Copyright Date:
17 December 1928
Copyright Number:
LP25917
Physical Properties:
Silent with sound sequences
Sd eff by Movietone
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
55
Length(in feet):
6,194
Length(in reels):
7
Country:
United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

Charles H. Cook, a young married man of rigid, habitually good conduct, is persuaded by some friends to go out on the town for a night and gets involved in a wild party at a restaurant. Charles passes out, and, as a practical joke, his friends arrange things so that, when he comes to, he thinks he has been unfaithful to his wife, Alice. The following night is the Cooks' wedding anniversary, and Alice makes Charles take her to the restaurant where he had disgraced himself only the night before. Charles is ribbed by waiters and habitués, and it takes a good bit of explaining before Alice forgives him and they dance the anniversary waltz ... +


Charles H. Cook, a young married man of rigid, habitually good conduct, is persuaded by some friends to go out on the town for a night and gets involved in a wild party at a restaurant. Charles passes out, and, as a practical joke, his friends arrange things so that, when he comes to, he thinks he has been unfaithful to his wife, Alice. The following night is the Cooks' wedding anniversary, and Alice makes Charles take her to the restaurant where he had disgraced himself only the night before. Charles is ribbed by waiters and habitués, and it takes a good bit of explaining before Alice forgives him and they dance the anniversary waltz together. +

GENRE
Genre:
Sub-genre:
Domestic


Subject

Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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