Let's Build

(Hal Roach Studios, 1923)

Newlyweds Angelica and J. Tewkesbury Spat along with Mrs. Spat's brother Ambrose decide to build a house. It is finished in only 48 hours, but their carpentry skills may not be up to snuff.

Let's Build is the first episode of The Spat Family series.

See the "also available" section at the bottom of this page for The Spat Family Collection, including this and two other episodes of the series.


Starring Frank Butler, Laura Roessing, and Sidney D'Albrook
Directed by Scott Pembroke




Image quality:



1080p HD


7 minutes


Additional content

  • An original, scene-specific piano score compiled from period appropriate photoplay music.



  • Stream online or download MP4





Also availabile

This film is also available as part of the following video collections and DVDs: