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Cinecon 51 refocuses on film, with Stooges, Arbuckle, Laurel and Hardy rarities

Cinecon 51 refocuses on film, with Stooges, Arbuckle, Laurel and Hardy rarities

A seldom-seen Three Stooges comedy, one of the few surviving Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle feature comedies and a new print of an Oscar-winning Laurel and Hardy short are among the hot tickets at this year's Cinecon Classic Film Festival. The 51st edition of the vintage movie celebration kicks off Sept. 3 at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood and continues through Labor Day. Although the program also includes a movie memorabilia show for serious collectors at the Loews Hollywood Hotel, noticeably missing this year is the Cinecon banquet honoring the personalities of yesterday. "This year is kind of an experiment," said film historian and Cinecon President Robert...

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