Fred C. Newmeyer

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Safety Last!
The comic genius of silent star Harold Lloyd is eternal. Chaplin is the sweet innocent, Keaton the stoic outsider, but Lloyd--the modern guy striving for success--is us. And with its torrent of perfectly executed gags and astonishing stunts, SAFETY LAST!…
The Freshman
Harold Lloyd's biggest box-office hit was this silent comedy gem, featuring the befuddled everyman at his eager best as a new college student. Though he dreams of being a big man on campus, the freshman's careful plans inevitably go hilariously…
Girl Shy
Harold is a shy tailor's apprentice who has a pronounced stutter and is afraid of girls. He spends his lonely evenings writing a book called The Secret of Love Making until he is galvanized into action when he discovers that…
Dr. Jack
Country Doctor, Jack Jackson (Harold Lloyd) is called in to treat the Sick-Little-Well-Girl (Mildred Davis), who has been making Dr. Saulsbourg (Eric Mayne) and his sanitarium very rich, after years of unsuccessful treatment. His old-fashioned methods do the trick and…
Never Weaken
Working in different offices in the same commercial high rise building, twenty-one year old Harold (Lloyd) and eighteen year old Mildred (Davis) more often think about being together than they do about their work. They being close to each other…
Why Worry?
Harold Lloyd plays wealthy hypochondriac Harold van Pelham, who travels with his private nurse (Jobyna Ralston) to the fictious island of Paradiso to live blissfully in a warm climate in order to regain his health. In Paradiso, he finds himself…
Hot Water
A hilarious domestic-life comedy begins with Harold with an armful of packages and a live turkey on a streetcar, followed by a disastrous spin in his new car with his in-laws, and ending with haunted house-type thrills provoked by his…
A Sailor Made Man
Harold is introduced as "The Boy--Idle heir to twenty millions--And a nerve that would blunt the edge on forked lightning." At the country club, he gets the attention of a popular girl (Mildred Davis) by saying, "It's too hot to…