Speedy was comedian Harold Lloyd’s last silent film, and one of his most charming. Lloyd’s character here is called Harold “Speedy” Swift, an upbeat young man whose fatal attraction for baseball always causes him to lose his jobs. He also is a cab driver who delivers Babe Ruth to the stadium!

Speedy (1928) Action, Comedy, Family | 85min | 7 April 1928 (USA) 7.7
Director: Ted WildeWriter: John Grey, Lex NealStars: Harold Lloyd, Ann Christy, Bert WoodruffSummary: "Speedy" loses his job as a soda-jerk, then spends the day with his girl at Coney Island. He then becomes a cab driver and delivers Babe Ruth to Yankee Stadium, where he stays to see the game. When the railroad tries to run the last horse-drawn trolley (operated by his girl's grandfather) out of business, "Speedy" organizes the neighborhood oldtimers to thwart their scheme.


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