*Her First Mate*. 1933. USA. Directed by William Wyler

Her First Mate. 1933. USA. Directed by William Wyler. 66 min.

First paired in The Unexpected Father (1932), the comedians ZaSu Pitts and Slim Summerville appeared as a mismatched couple in seven features for Universal, including this engaging 1933 vehicle directed by an up-and-coming William Wyler. Old sea dog Slim sells candy on a night ferry while wife ZaSu believes he’s the ship’s first mate; complications ensue when she uses the family nest egg to buy Slim a ferry of his own.

  1. Saturday, June 4, 2016,
    2:00 p.m.

    T1, Theater 1
  2. Wednesday, May 25, 2016,
    4:00 p.m.

    T1, Theater 1