Title: Tillie’s Punctured Romance
Length: 74 minutes
Director: Mack Sennett
Writers: Hampton Del Ruth, Craig Hutchinson & Mack Sennett, based on a play by A. Baldwin Sloane & Edgar Smith
Starring: Marie Dressler, Charles Chaplin, Mabel Normand
Music: uncredited organ score
I saw it: on video (rented from Greencine), a couple days ago
Synopsis: a sleazy guy takes advantage of a bumpkin
Concept: I would say it’s bad, but it gets a bonus point for being the first feature comedy.
Subjective Rating: 6/10 (Okay, ). All the bits are good – often very funny – but it goes on for way too long.
Objective Rating (Average):