Skip to main content

Down Memory Lane

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 12 min.

Plot Summary
To boost ratings of his television show, Steve Allen (himself) changes the format, replacing music with short films. When his producer, Jeffers (Frank Nelson), demands that he show the new format -- which he hasn't prepared yet -- to a potential sponsor, Steve accidentally runs a silent Mack Sennett film, then hastily attempts to cover the silence with impromptu music and effects. A flurry of short films featuring the Keystone Kops, Franklin Pangborn and others follow as Steve tries to keep up.

Cast: Steve Allen , Franklin Pangborn , Frank Nelson , Mack Sennett ,

Director: Phil Karlson

Genres: Comedy

Down Memory Lane (1949)

Release Date: January 1st, 1949|1 hr. 12 min.

similar movies

  • The Golden Age of Comedy (1957)

  • The Gold Rush (1925)

  • The Best of W.C. Fields (1960)

  • A Tribute to Charlie Chaplin

  • Neighbors (2014)

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings