The Helpless Helper (1927)

07/03/1927 (US) Comedy 23m
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Overview

Al's father, Professor Rockenrye has discovered a gasoline substitute. He can drop it on a toy train or wind up toy, and the train will start running and the toy will start moving. Al's girl Rose is at his house and opens the door when Al's rival arrives. The big lug is there to whisk her away and marry her. Stupid Al gives the rival a drink of the formula, causing the rival to spit fire. Al then spills all of the remaining formula, ruining the Professor's hope of fame and fortune.

  1. Joseph R. Richmond

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Al Joy

    Al

  2. Jack Hopkins

    Professor Rockenrye

  3. Mack Fluker

    Oscar Filtch

  4. Rose May

    Rose

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Status Released

Original Language English

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59

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