His Favourite Pastime

His Favourite Pastime (1914)
16 min|Comedy| 16 March 1914
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A very plastered fella follows a pretty woman home, and proceeds to make a nuisance of himself.
Charlie’s favorite diversion is drinking at the native edifice. The intoxicated tramp follows a beautiful adult female (Peggy Pearce) to her home wherever her angry husband (with whom Charlie has had AN dustup earlier at the bar) roughs him up before agitated him out on the road. comic recalled in his biography that Peggy Pearce, World Health Organization plays the article of the Tramp’s affections during this comedy, was his 1st serious relationship in Hollywood. it's the sole film during which they seem along. comic used African-American stereotypes/humor but any of the opposite nice star comedians—Roscoe Arbuckle, thespian, Keaton, and Harry Langdon—of the whole silent-film era. comic once aforesaid of African-Americans, 'I ne'er make fun of their humor. they need suffered an excessive amount of to be funny to Maine.' though one may even see AN occasional Caucasian in 'blackface' within the background of AN early comic comedy, it absolutely was the custom of the time; there have been few African-Americans actors operating in Hollywood in 1914. His Favorite diversion contains the foremost in depth samples of war paint and humor at the expense of African-Americans in Chaplin’s work on Keystone.

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