I had never heard of Max Linder until I started looking into early film shorts. His short films are as funny as any I've seen by those who are more well known.
The Dentures (1909):
The Max Linder short is just the first 3 minutes of the video.
Max and the Lady Doctor (1909):
Troubles of a Grasswidower (1912):
Not for the faint of heart. That dinner!
Love's Surprises (1913):
Max Takes a Picture (1913):
Max Décoré (1914):
Yes, fashion is whatever the fashionable decide it is, but oh, my! what shoes!
Be My Wife (1921):
Seven Years Bad Luck (1921) is an hour long and much longer than the others I watched: