||Buster Keaton (left) and Roscoe Arbuckle.
Frame enlargement: Silent Era image collection.
B&W : Two reels
Directed by Roscoe Arbuckle
Cast: Roscoe ‘Fatty’ Arbuckle (Roscoe Arbuckle) [captain of the revenue agents], Buster Keaton [revenue agent], Al St. John [moonshiner], Alice Lake [moonshiner’s daughter], Charles Dudley, Joe Bordeau (Joe Bordeaux)
Comique Film Corporation production; distributed by Paramount Pictures Corporation. / Produced by Joseph M. Schenck. Scenario by Roscoe Arbuckle. Scenario editor, Herbert Warren. Cinematography by George Peters. / © 6 May 1918 by Famous Players-Lasky Corporation [LP12398]. Released 13 May 1918. Paramount-Arbuckle Comedy number A-3110. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The production was shot on-location in San Gabriel Canyon near Los Angeles, California, and at the Balboa Amusement Producing Company studio in Long Beach, California.
Survival status: Print exists [16mm reduction positive].
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: USA: California - Weapons: Guns: Rifles
Listing updated: 6 April 2010.
References: Film credits, film viewing : Dardis-Keaton pp. 51, 52, 287; Edmonds-Arbuckle p. 263; Kerr-Silent pp. 123, 126; Miller-Comedies p. 16.
Home video: DVD.