Ahead of Criterion’s DVD and Blu-ray release of the much love Harold Lloyd silent comedy Safety Last this summer, their parent company, Janus Films, are taking the picture on tour.
Here’s a new trailer to promote the reissue.
Definitely worth a visit to see this on the big screen, I think. Hopefully somebody will get the restoration up in UK cinemas too. Comedy works brilliantly in crowds, and it’ll do my heart good* to have a chuckle at this with a bunch of like-minded folk.
Anyway, here’s a little Lloyd nostalgia for my generation, just as a bonus. The video, unfortunately, is a Lloyd impersonator, but the music…