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Finding His Counterpart
Finding His Counterpart

Finding His Counterpart 1914

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Finding His Counterpart 1914

9 mins United Kingdom

Bumps on the head lead to bumps all over for this hapless suitor. After visiting a phrenologist, he tries to feel women's scalps, causing much alarm. Blown up by suffragettes, he falls into the clutches of a cannibal who cooks and eats him. The trend for reading character from bumps on the head was past its sell-by date even by 1914, but producers Bamforth clearly saw its comic value.

Featuring

Alf Foy

Genres

Comedy

Tags

Africa Racial stereotyping Cannibalism Women's Suffrage

Collection

Suffragettes on Film 1914 on Film

Released

1914

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Bamforth Company

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