Post by mickeygubitosifan on Jul 1, 2013 17:24:24 GMT -5
That's a nice photo of Bobby Hutchins, too, nearer the end of his Our Gang days than the beginning. One of my favorite Bobby Hutchins photos has been used by a member of these forums as his or her avatar. The image is of him sleeping inside the open top end of a tuba, and it's definitely a keeper.
Is this one also from Free Eats? Can you imagine Health & Safety officials allowing a scene like that to take place nowadays?
Indeed it is. Boy, it's funny how far we've come since then. Nowadays, a child actor wouldn't even be able to do a pratfall.
Times change and not always for the better. I think there was more fun for kids in the Rascals movies than there would be nowadays, now I think it is simply a job. Most of the excitement and fun would be taken out of the filming with the use of doubles, CGI and safety equipment.
From the "You Asked For It" reunion. L to R: host Art Baker, Joe Cobb, Johnny Downs, Jackie Condon, Mickey Daniels, teacher Fern Carter, cameraman Art Lloyd (in wheelchair), Farina Hoskins (behind Art), and director Robert F. McGowan.
I can't believe they made the guys dress like kids.
I'll post another picture of Froggy. He was such a funny and odd character with that voice and look. I just watched 1-2-3 Go! and I assume that's his real voice that he reveals at the end when the microphones are exploding.
I'm not keeping track of how many pics I've posted, but if I go over the limit I promise I'll punish myself with 4 teasthingysfuls of...