The Tree in a Test Tube (1943)

The Tree in a Test Tube


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This short educational film, produced by the United States Department of Agriculture, offers a look at just how many products are made from wood, and stresses the consequential importance of forest cultivation. The film is best remembered today for a cameo appearance by Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy, in which the comic team show off a number of wood-based items; it was the first and only time Stan and Ollie appeared in a full-color film. Pete Smith, who was best known for his short comedies for … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Special Interest
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A real oddity: a one-reel government-sponsored lumber-advocacy propaganda comedy starring Laurel and Hardy.

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