A Thrilling Rescue by Uncle Mun (1912)

The story opens with Mr. Nankivel's studio in the country. We find him busy drawing a series of sketches. These become animated and go through a performance which mystifies one and provokes... See full summary »

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C.J. Williams

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Cast

Cast overview:
Fred I. Nankivel Fred I. Nankivel ... Fred Nankivel / Uncle Mun
Edna Hammel ... The Child (as Edna Hammel)
Harry Beaumont
Arthur Housman
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Storyline

The story opens with Mr. Nankivel's studio in the country. We find him busy drawing a series of sketches. These become animated and go through a performance which mystifies one and provokes irresistible laughter at the same time. While thus engaged he receives a note from the Golf Club urging him to disguise as Uncle Mun and play a game of golf with a would-be champion. He soon arrives at the Club House as Uncle Mun, accompanied by Dot, his mascot, and after the usual preliminaries the game begins. Those who play golf, as well as those who do not, will become interested and laugh to their heart's content at Uncle Mun's impossible shots. While the game is at its height the caddie discovers a house on fire in the village. Uncle Mun, an enthusiastic member of the Volunteer Fire Department, stops the play abruptly and answers the call of duty. To give the alarm he drives one golf ball after another in rapid succession toward the bell tower, a mile away, striking the bell with the accuracy... Written by Moving Picture World synopsis

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Genres:

Short | Comedy

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 November 1912 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Edison Company See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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A copy of this film survives at The Museum of Modern Art in New York. See more »

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