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Hold That Ghost

Hold That Ghost

Hold That Ghost

1941 / 86min / 35mm

DIRECTOR: ARTHUR LUBIN

CAST: BUD ABBOTT, LOU COSTELLO, RICHARD CARLSON, JOAN DAVIS

Abbott and Costello never got no respect from the highbrows, but what their movies lack in fancy-schmancy mise-en-scene they make up for in bulk delivery of dumb laughs. Hold That Ghost, which has gas station attendants Bud and Lou inheriting a haunted estate from a gangster, is one of the boys’ hysterical best, a real solar plexus work-out with ample ectoplasm and an Andrews Sisters appearance on top of everything.

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