Why Girls Love Sailors (1927)

Produced by Hal Roach
Directed by Leo McCarey

Featuring Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Viola Richard, Malcolm Waite and Anita Garvin


When his girlfriend is abducted by a bullying sea captain, fisherman Stan goes to her rescue - confronting also the Mate (Ollie) and the Captain’s wife.

Why Girls Love Sailors was another ‘lost’ film until its recovery in the 1980s.