Grandma's Boy
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Grandma's Boy
This rollicking comedy is Harold Lloyd's second feature film and like the first, A Sailor-Made Man was originally conceived of as a short film. During the shooting, Lloyd and long-time collaborator Hal Roach insisted on continually developing his character and moving beyond pure gags into a real story. $100,000 and five reels later the film was ready to preview. Because the entire work was so funny and well-done, it was decided to leave it intact and market it as a feature film. Following the success of Grandma's Boy, Lloyd abandoned short films in favor of full length films. The story… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Lloyd is good at showing humiliation."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Incorporates the best of the standard Harold Lloyd formula."
‑ John A. Nesbit, Old School Reviews
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