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Bonnie Scotland (1935)

Passed | | Comedy | 23 August 1935 (USA)
Stan and Ollie mistakenly enlist in the army and find themselves posted to the Northwest Frontier in India on a dangerous mission.

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Allan Douglas
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Lady Violet Ormsby
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Colonel Gregor McGregor
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Sgt. Maj. Finlayson
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Mr. Miggs - the Lawyer
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Millie - the Maid
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Mrs. Bickerdike
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Blacksmith
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Stan and Ollie stowaway to Scotland expecting to inherit the MacLaurel estate. However Stan's inheritance amounts to a set of bagpipes and a snuff box. The boys are tricked into enlisting in the army and are posted to India where the heiress to the MacLaurel estate has moved to be near her guardian. Her Scottish sweetheart Allan also enlists. The boys are "volunteered" by the Sergeant (Finlayson) to impersonate officers at the palace of Mir Jutra and foil a plot to murder the officers by overturning several beehives. Written by Stephen Harrison <stephen@telos.demon.co.uk>

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23 August 1935 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Heroes of the Regiment  »

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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The date on the office calendar is June 16, the same day as Stan Laurel's birthday. See more »

Goofs

When the will is being read it shows Mr. Miggs occupation on his shingle as lawyer. However, since this takes place in Scotland, the proper term should be Solicitor or Barrister. See more »

Quotes

Lady Violet Ormsby: Oh, but Greg, you are a simpleton. This is all so plain to me. Just a case of puppy love in Scotland. You know, promises of undying affection and all that sort of thing. Then, Lorna inherited this money and the boy thought he might as well be in on it. Most people would do anything for 200,000 pounds.
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Connections

Spoofs The Lives of a Bengal Lancer (1935) See more »

Soundtracks

One Hundred Pipers
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Composer unknown
Played by marching soldiers
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Laurel and Hardy in the army

Laurel and Hardy go to Scotland, because Laurel has an inheritance there from his Scottish uncle.In Scotland boys join the Indian army-by accident.Bonnie Scotland is a nice Laurel and Hardy comedy from 1935.It has some very funny parts, like when the boys are making the fish and who could forget the dancing scene with the boys.


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