BOOTLEG FILES 813: “King of the Pins” (1950 short film).
LAST SEEN: On YouTube.
AMERICAN HOME VIDEO: None.
REASON FOR BOOTLEG STATUS: A true obscurity.
CHANCES OF SEEING A COMMERCIAL DVD RELEASE: Not likely.
When people are asked to identify short films made by Columbia Pictures during Hollywood’s Golden Era, it is safe to assume that the majority of responses will be rooted in comedy – The Three Stooges, Andy Clyde, Buster Keaton, Charley Chase and Vera Vague will probably be cited most often.