EXCERPTS >|< War Babies (1932)
A series of GIFs excerpted from War Babies, a 1932 American comedy short film directed by Charles Lamont, the second in a series of eight one-reelers that satirized adult films and themes called Baby Burlesks.
The film is set in Buttermilk Pete’s Cafe where the child performers dance, play music, and drink milk. The film stars Shirley Temple spoofing Dolores Del Rio as Charmaine and Georgie Smith and Eugene Butler as soldiers vying for her affection. Shirley has her first onscreen kiss with Eugene Butler.
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Una serie di GIF estratte da War Babies, una breve commedia diretta da Charles Lamont, la seconda di una serie di 8 pellicole che prendono in giro i film ‘dei grandi’ chiamate Baby Burlesks.
Il film è ambientato all’interno del Buttermilk Pete’s Cafe, dove i bambini suonano, ballano e bevono latte. La protagonista, Charmaine (Shirley Temple), viene corteggiata da due soldati (Georgie Smith and Eugene Butler).
Vi invitiamo a vedere il video originale QUI
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