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  Roscoe Arbuckle.
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The Waiters’ Ball
Also known as [The Big Cook]
(1916) American
B&W : Two reels
Directed by Roscoe Arbuckle

Cast: Roscoe Arbuckle [the cook], Al St. John [the waiter], Corinne Parquet [the cashier], Joe Bordeau (Joe Bordeaux) [her brother], Kate Price [the dishwasher], Alice Lake [a fair customer]; Robert Maximilian

The Keystone Film Company production; distributed by Triangle Film Corporation. / Assistant director, Ferris Hartman. Photographed (cinematography) by Elgin Lessley. / Released 25 June 1916. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The production was shot at the Triangle studios in Fort Lee, New Jersey. [?] Completed or shipped? on 8 August 1916.

Comedy.

Survival status: Print exists.

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Keywords: Brooms - Fights - Restaurants: Cooks, Patrons, Waiters - Signage

Listing updated: 18 March 2012.

References: Film credits, film viewing : Edmonds-Arbuckle pp. 250, 260; Kerr-Silent p. 64; Lahue-Kops p. 159.

Home video: DVD.

 
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