Safety Last! Reviews

September 2, 2020
Safety Last is a seven-reel mirth maker that follows an entirely new trend, culminating in a series of the most astonishing stunts on the sheer wall of a skyscraper that any camera ever ha a naught and, by the same token, wrecking the nervous system.
September 21, 2017
A [masterpiece].
March 11, 2009
This Harold Lloyd high-class low comedy has thrills as well as guffaws.
June 24, 2006
The clock-hanging climax that caps this generally charming tale of a country boy out to make his fortune in the big city is a superb example of his ability to mix suspense and slapstick.
January 20, 2006
The Glasses character in Safety Last would have blended with the background of the department store where he worked if it had not been for action imposed upon him. But what action!
January 1, 2000
The other great silent comics defined their own worlds; Lloyd lives dangerously in ours.