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Charlie and his boss have difficulties just getting to the house they are going to wallpaper. The householder is angry because he can't get breakfast and his wife is screaming at the maid as they arrive. The kitchen gas stove explodes, and Charlie offers to fix it. The wife's secret lover arrives and is passed off as the workers' supervisor, but the husband doesn't buy this and fires shots. The stove explodes violently, destroying the house.

  1. Charles Chaplin

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Charles Chaplin

    Charles Chaplin

    Izzy A. Wake's assistant

  2. CI

    Charles Inslee

    Izzy A. Wake, Paperhanger

  3. Edna Purviance

    Edna Purviance


  4. BA

    Billy Armstrong

    The Husband

  5. MG

    Marta Golden

    The Wife

  6. Leo White

    Leo White

    The Secret Lover

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 0h 41m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • June 21, 1915



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