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Down Memory Lane (1949)

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70 min | Comedy, History, Music

This film is a compilation, with narration by Steve Allen, of comedies from the old Mack Sennett silent studio. Sennett, himself, appears in a cameo at the end of the film.
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Writer
Steve Allen (narration)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Aug 2, 1949

Release date
Aug 2, 1949 (United States)

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30 cast members
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Steve Allen
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Bing Crosby
Character in Sennett Shorts (archive footage) Character in Sennett Shorts (archive footage)   See fewer
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W.C. Fields
The dentist (archive footage) The dentist (archive footage)   See fewer
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Franklin Pangborn
Mr. Sennett's Representative / Gilbert Sinclair Mr. Sennett's Representative / Gilbert Sinclair   See fewer
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Frank Nelson
Mr. Jefferds, Steve's boss Mr. Jefferds, Steve's boss   See fewer
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Ben Turpin
Poker player (archive footage) Poker player (archive footage)   See fewer
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Irving Bacon
Mr. Lake (archive footage) Mr. Lake (archive footage)   See fewer
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Donald Novis
Danny, the singing boxer (archive footage) Danny, the singing boxer (archive footage)   See fewer
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Mack Sennett
Himself Himself   See fewer
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James Finlayson
Target instructor (archive footage) Target instructor (archive footage)   See fewer
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Marjorie Kane
Fields's Daughter / Crosby's Girlfriend / Novis's Girlfriend (archive footage) Fields's Daughter / Crosby's Girlfriend / Novis's Girlfriend (archive footage)   See fewer
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Mabel Normand
Character in Sennett Shorts (archive footage) Character in Sennett Shorts (archive footage)   See fewer
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Dorothy Granger
Dental patient (archive footage) Dental patient (archive footage)   See fewer
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Yvonne Peattie
Miss Ryan Miss Ryan   See fewer
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Bud Jamison
Frobisher / Policeman Holding Stakes (archive footage) Frobisher / Policeman Holding Stakes (archive footage)   See fewer
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Charles Murray
The man on the boiler (archive footage) The man on the boiler (archive footage)   See fewer
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Billy Bletcher
Man in waiting room (archive footage) Man in waiting room (archive footage)   See fewer
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Mack Swain
Bridegroom (archive footage) Bridegroom (archive footage)   See fewer
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Gloria Swanson
Reluctant bride (archive footage) Reluctant bride (archive footage)   See fewer
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Elise Cavanna
Miss Minkie, dental patient (archive footage) Miss Minkie, dental patient (archive footage)   See fewer
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Florine McKinney
Helen Lake (archive footage) Helen Lake (archive footage)   See fewer
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Marvin Loback
Detective (archive footage) Detective (archive footage)   See fewer
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Toby Wing
Blonde at poolside (archive footage) Blonde at poolside (archive footage)   See fewer
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Phyllis Haver
Character in Sennett Shorts (archive footage) Character in Sennett Shorts (archive footage)   See fewer
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Harry Bowen
Referee (archive footage) Referee (archive footage)   See fewer
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Charles Gemora
Charlie, the gorilla (archive footage) Charlie, the gorilla (archive footage)   See fewer
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Renny McEvoy
Character in Sennett Shorts (as Rennie McEvoy) Character in Sennett Shorts (as Rennie McEvoy)   See fewer
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Thelma Hill
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Jo Ann Joyce
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Ratings Breakdown

5.9 / 10 | 26 votes