One Good Turn (1931)
Movie: One Good Turn
- Director: James W. Horne
- Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mary Carr, James Finlayson
- Release Date: October 31, 1931
- Run Time: 20 min
- Genre: Short, Comedy
Stan and Ollie are down on their luck and beg at an old lady\’s house for food. While they are eating they overhear a villainous landlord (Finlayson) threatening to evict her if she does not pay the mortgage. Not realizing that they are hearing a rehearsal for a play, the boys decide to auction their car to help. In the confusion surrounding the auction, Stan finds himself in possession of a fat wallet and Ollie accuses him of stealing the old lady\’s money. When the truth is revealed, Stan exacts painful retribution.