The Battle of the Century

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  • 1927 Laurel and Hardy comedy
  • Plot: Stan is set to fight in a boxing match with Ollie as his ringside manager. After some comic moments in the ring, he is finally knocked out. Looking for a safer way to acquire money they get involved with an insurance salesman but a carelessly dropped banana skin starts one of the most memorable mass pie fights ever filmed.
  • Trivia: Future Abbott & Costello comedian, Lou Costello, made a cameo appearance--seated at ringside during Stan's ill-fated boxing match.
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