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Basic facts


Original title
Swedish release title
Alternative title
Distribution title


Director of Photography
Film Editor
Production Mixer


Stan Laurel Stan
Oliver Hardy Ollie
Mae Busch Mrs. Hall
Charlie Hall Mr. Hall
Billy Gilbert doktorn
- Ej krediterade:
Bobby Dunn hembrännare
Sam Lufkin hembrännare
Dick Alexander hembrännare
Eddie Baker polis
Baldwin Cooke polis
Bobby Burns polis


Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Sound system Western Electric Recording
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in minutes 20 min
Reels 2 rullar

Production location

1934-06-11 1934-06-20
Hal Roach Studios, 8822 Washington Boulevard Culver City, Kalifornien USA
Santa Ynez Canyon Los Angeles, Kalifornien USA

Release dates

First showing 1934-07-21 USA 20 min

Soundtrack listing

Original title The Old Spinning Wheel
Composer Billy Hill (1933)
Lyrics Billy Hill (1933)
Sung by Oliver Hardy
Stan Laurel

A Close Shave (1934) contains Them Thar Hills (1934)

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Gauge 35 mm
Length 553

Element type Duplicate negative
Gauge 35 mm
Length 550

Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Language Engelska

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