AMUSEMENT PARK ANTICS.

DVD_AmusementParkAntics[DVD: Alpha Home Entertainment – 1903~ – 79 mins]. [1] “Rube And Mandy At Coney Island” (1903 / 12 mins): Sweethearts head to Coney Island’s Luna Park to ride the mechanical horses, a ropewalk and a splashdown boat ride, all topped off by a Coney Island hot dog. [2] “Coney Island” (1917 / 19 mins): Starring Roscoe “Fatty” Arbuckle, Buster Keaton and Al St. John, Fatty ditches his wife and heads to Luna Park for the day, where he battles Buster for the affections of a young brunette. [3] “Why Pick On Me?” (1918 / 10 mins): Starring Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard and Bebe Daniels, Harold has the police on his tail when he cannot explain how stolen gems wound up in his pocket. [4] “Number, Please?” (1920 / 22 mins): Starring Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis and Roy Brooks, romantic rivals do their best to destroy one another. [5] “Off Again” (1927 / 8 mins): A newlywed husband learns that his wife’s old boyfriend is coming to town to beat him to a pulp. [6] “Meet Me Down At Coney Isle” (1930 / 8 mins): New Yorker’s enjoy a day of amusements. ANDY SHINE SAYS: Silent B&W films featuring amusement parks. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair.