with World-renowned pianist Neil Brand
Join Paul Merton as he screens extracts from the very best silent comedians in some of their funniest films.
Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Laurel & Hardy and many others are highlighted by Paul, whose infectious enthusiasm and knowledge of these films means a splendid time is guaranteed for all.
After the interval Harold Lloyd’s feature-length comedy Safety Last is shown in its breathtaking entirety. A comic masterpiece, its compelling mixture of thrills and laughter is as potent today as it was in 1923. There are no special effects; Harold really is up that high. All films will be accompanied by world-renowned pianist Neil Brand.