Release dateDecember 17, 1927 (1927-12-17) WriterJohn W. Conway, Donald Davis CastW C Fields (Gabby Gilfoil), Chester Conklin (Sheriff Ben Holden), Mary Brian (Mary Gilfoil), Jack Luden (Tony Holden), Cissy Fitzgerald (Madge Malarkey) Similar moviesRelated John Waters movies
Two Flaming Youths is a lost 1927 American comedy silent film directed by John Waters and written by John W. Conway, Donald Davis, Percy Heath, and Herman J. Mankiewicz. The film stars W. C. Fields, Chester Conklin, Mary Brian, Jack Luden, George Irving and Cissy Fitzgerald. The film was released on December 17, 1927, by Paramount Pictures.
Sheriff Ben Holden (Conklin) is in love hotel owner Madge Malarkey (Fitzgerald) when down-and-out carnival man Gabby Gilfoil (Fields) show up hoping to take her for some money. Gilfoil is mistaken for the wanted man Slippery Sawtelle (Quinn). Neither suitor gets Malarkey but manage to take her husband (wealthy Simeon Trott) (Irving) for or a bundle.