Thursday, June 28, 2018

Their Social Splash (1915)

Today is the birthday of comic actress Polly Moran (1883-1952), whose career spanned silent one-reelers through to Adam's Rib a few years before she died. IMDb's filmography lists a series of shorts as "Sheriff Nell" that sound interesting, but in looking them up on Youtube there were no hits. (I have no idea if any of them survive.) Instead, Youtube found the 1915 short Their Social Splash, with Slim Summerville and (supposedly) Harold Lloyd. Since it's from 1915, the movie should be in the public domain, but the music could always get it taken down even though it's been up almost six years:

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