English intertitles Release dateJuly 14, 1915 (1915-07-14) CastRoscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle (Fatty), Joe Bordeaux (Passerby with Banana), Glen Cavender (Photographer), Ted Edwards (Cop), Louise Fazenda (Edgar's Wife), Frank Hayes (Police Chief) GenresSilent film, Short Film, Comedy, Slapstick, Indie film, Black-and-white Similar moviesThe Secret Life of Walter Mitty, 13 Going On 30, Amélie, 3 Days to Kill, The Boxtrolls, Funny Face
Fatty's Tintype Tangle is a 1915 comedy short film. A man, tired of his mother-in-law's henpecking, leaves home in anger and sits on a park bench, where a photographer takes a picture of him sitting next to a married woman, whose husband is not pleased.
The movie stars Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle, Louise Fazenda, Edgar Kennedy, Minta Durfee and Frank Hayes. The film was directed by Arbuckle and features a spectacular sequence of Arbuckle walking on power lines.
In 1995, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant".