Female Comediennes DVD
Did you know some of the finest silent-screen funnymen were women? The proof can be seen in this five-film collection of early slapstick shorts. Mabel Normand stars in "The Water Nymph" and "Gentlemen of Nerve" (1914), the latter featuring Charlie Chaplin; Gale Henry takes the lead in "The Detectress" (1919) and "Her First Flame" (1920); and Louise Fazenda is a riot as "Dizzy Daisy" (1924). 66 min. total. Standard; Soundtrack: music score. Silent with music score. Plays All Regions.