A Chump at Oxford
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A Chump at Oxford
Back at Hal Roach Studios for the first time since 1938's Block-Heads, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy star in the uneven but generally rewarding A Chump at Oxford. The boys are cast as street-sweepers who hope to better their lot in life by attending night school. Fate intervenes when Stan and Ollie are instrumental in the capture of a bank robber, whereupon they are rewarded by the bank's grateful president (Forbes Murray) with an all-expenses-paid education at England's Oxford University. Arriving on the venerable old campus dressed in Eton jackets, our heroes are pounced upon by a… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Near the top of the hilarity meter of Laurel and Hardy greats."
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
"Good Laurel and Hardy vehicle, but far from their best."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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