Larbert Loon

The crazy life story of James Finlayson

Near Dublin

James Finlayson smashes a chair on Stan Laurel's head

Scene from NEAR DUBLIN (1924)

1924 silent film comedy where James Finlayson plays the part of Sean O’Hare [a pun on shorn of hair], brick merchant.

With Stan Laurel and Ena Gregory. Hal Roach comedy two-reeler. Directed by Ralph Ceder. Distributed by Pathé. Released 11 May 1924.

Sources: Motion Picture News Vol. XXX No. 17 Booking Guide Section, 25 Oct 1924, p. 69; The Film Daily, 4 May 1924, p. 12; Moving Picture World, 10 May 1924, p. 226.

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This entry was posted on March 17, 2019 by in Comedy, Film, Hollywood, Silent Film and tagged , , , .
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