• Sons of the Desert (2000)

Sons of the Desert

Release Date: December 2nd, 2000

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 9 min

Plot Summary

Stanley (Stan Laurel) and Ollie (Oliver Hardy) want to attend the yearly convention of the Sons of the Desert, a fraternal group to which they belong. When Ollie's wife, Lollie (Mae Busch), objects, he feigns sickness, and Stanley gets a doctor to prescribe a fake trip to Hawaii. After Stanley and Ollie revel with the Sons of the Desert, they return home to find out the ship they were supposedly on has sunk in a typhoon, and they're forced to cover their tracks.

Cast: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Charley Chase, Mae Busch, Dorothy Christy, Lucien Littlefield, John Elliott, Charley Young

Director: William A. Seiter

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Hal Roach Studios Inc.

Distributors: Film Classics Inc., Nostalgia Merchant, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Friend, Marriage, Deception, Wife, Lighthearted, Husband, Madcap, Hilarious, 1930s, Friendship, Escape