The elderly doorman of the elegant Atlantic Hotel is proud of his position and respected for it by his community. When the manager realises that the doorman became too old to keep up with the guests, he decides to change his function to washroom attendant.
This simple act breaks the soul of the old man. He fears he will completely loose the respect of his community, so he plans to hide the news even from his family.
Major accolades received by The Last Laugh (1924)
- Featured in Roger Ebert’s Great Movies list.
- Included among the 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die.