“The Flying Deuces” is a high-flying hit, starring Laurel and Hardy as a pair of Americans who join the French Foreign Legion with naive ideas of what to expect. It’s a wild, hilarious ride with Laurel and Hardy’s signature brand of slapstick comedy.
“The Flying Deuces” is a lot of fun! Laurel and Hardy are their usual comedic selves, with several doses of slapstick humor and campy adventures.
Hardy falls for a beautiful woman in Paris named Georgette, who is actually married but thinks Hardy is just kidding around with her. When she learns he’s sincere, she lets him down as easily as she can. The film suggests that Laurel and Hardy join the French Foreign Legion to get Hardy’s mind off Georgette. They think they can leave the Foreign Legion in a few days after Hardy forgets her, so they join. When they decide to leave, the Foreign Legion isn’t ready to let them go.
The comedy abounds in this funny film. Join Laurel and Hardy in their adventure! This film has earned our Dove Seal for ages 12 and over.