The Mystery of the Leaping Fish

NR, 19 min. Directed by John Emerson. Starring Douglas Fairbanks Sr..

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Thu., Sept. 7, 2000

The cult short, The Mystery of the Leaping Fish also screens and stars Fairbanks Sr. as Coke Ennyday, a coke-snorting detective who is tracking down an opium ring. Made before Hollywood adopted any morality codes, this humorous film is an all-out hoot.

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The Mystery of the Leaping Fish, John Emerson, Douglas Fairbanks Sr.

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