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The World of Abbott and Costello

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 15 min.
  • Genres: Film, TV & Radio, Comedy

Synopsis

The World of Abbott and Costello is a dismal attempt by Universal Pictures to cash in on the popularity of Robert Youngson's silent-movie compilation films. Random scenes from eighteen of the films of [[Performer~P69~Bud Abbott~budabbott]] and [[Performer~P15240~Lou Costello~loucostello]] are yanked out of context, then assembled in a patchy continuity by editorial supervisor Sidney Meyers. The footage is overladen with obnoxious narration by comedian [[Performer~P41858~Jack E. Leonard~jackeleonard...more

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