Tad's Swimming Hole

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Tad's Swimming Hole
Directed by King Vidor
Produced by Judge Willis Brown
Written by Judge Willis Brown
Starring Ernest Butterworth
Production
company
Boy City Film
Distributed by General Film Company
Release dates
  • February 20, 1918 (1918-02-20)
Country United States
Language Silent (English intertitles)

Tad's Swimming Hole is a 1918 American short comedy film directed by King Vidor.

Cast[edit]

  • Ernest Butterworth
  • Ruth Hampton
  • Guy Hayman
  • Ernest Butterworth Jr.
  • Thomas Bellamy

Reception[edit]

Like many American films of the time, Tad's Swimming Hole was subject to cuts by city and state film censorship boards. For example, the Chicago Board of Censors cut all closeups of naked boys facing the camera.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official Cut-Outs by the Chicago Board of Censors". Exhibitors Herald. New York City: Exhibitors Herald Company. 6 (12): 29. March 16, 1918. 

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