Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Spooktober: Our Gang in Hide & Shriek (1938)

Hal Roach's last Our Gang short, from 1938, posits Alfalfa as a would be detective hired by Buckwheat & Porky, in a send-up of other comedies set in haunted houses & such. Here's "Hide & Shriek":



MGM took over the production of the series themselves soon after, and, amidst the inevitable cast changes, the quality of the series would start to nosedive.

Rating: A-.

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