THE NUT (Theodore Reed, 1921)

My taste does not run to Douglas Fairbanks in his flamboyant swashbuckling roles, but he is a light, charming comical romantic, albeit an intermittently (very!) irritating one, in the modern-dress The Nut, to whose screenplay (along with others) the dashing star contributed. Fairbanks plays Charlie Jackson, a Greenwich Village inventor who is smitten with Estrell […]