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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in a publicity still for Fazil (1928)

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Charles Farrell wore dark makeup as Fazil (1928), but was unconvincing as an Arabian prince in a romance with Greta Nissen.

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in a publicity still for Fazil (1928)

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Charles Farrell as Prince Fazil in Fazil (1928)

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Charles Farrell as Prince Fazil in Fazil (1928).  Charles was born in Onset Bay, Massachusetts and had 53 acting credits, from an uncredited bit in 1923, his first screen credit in 1925, to six episodes of The Charles Farrell Show in 1956.  His other notable credits include bits in The Ten Commandments (1926 as a slave,  Hunchback of Notre Dame (1926), Charles Chaplin’s A Woman of Paris, and Buster Keaton’s The Freshman, and credit for 125 episodes of My Little Margie (1952-55), as Margie’s father, and his first credit in over a decade.

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Howard Hawks though Charles Farrell was unconvincing as a young Arab chief in Fazil (1928) with Greta Nissen.

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in an original publicity still for Frazil (1928)(

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in an original publicity still for Fazil (1928)

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in a publicity still for Fazil (1928), Howard Hawks’ only romance, without any comedy or adventure.

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in Fazil (1928), Howard Hawks only pure romance, with no hint of comedy or adventure.

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in an original publicity still for Fazil (1928)

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in a publicity still for Fazil (1928)

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in a screencap from Fazil (1928), a Howard Hawks romance without comedy or action.

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in the romantic drama Fazil (1928).

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Charles Farrell and Greta Nissen in Fazil (1927), Howard Hawks’ only romance, without any comedy or adventure.