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"The Hansom Cabman" (1924) starring Harry Langdon and Marceline Day

"The Hansom Cabman" is a nice Mack Sennett short comedy, directed by Harry Edwards and starring Harry Langdon and a charming 16 year young Marceline Day, a star of Silent Hall of Fame.

Harry wakes up with a bad hangover from the night before.  It turns out that today he supposed to get married, but when his fiancée Marceline Day calls him on the phone,  he can't pull himself together and goes back to bed.  He is in for a rude awakening, however, as an unfamiliar woman shows up in his bedroom and declares that she is his wife.  His butler confirms that they got married the night before.

The film enjoys a very "hansom" 7.8 rating in IMDB.

Photographed by                   Vernon Walker and Lee Davis
Special Photography by         Ernie Crockett
Supervising Director               F. Richard Jones  
Titles by                               J.A. Waldron
Film Editor                            WM. Hornbeck

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