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Stanllio e Ollio
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Se siete appassionati di puzzle vi segnalo un celebre film comico di Stanlio e Ollio, Il regalo di nozze (titolo originale Me and my Pal, 1933) di Charley Rogers,[9] nel film si genera una situazione comica per il fatto che, essendo l'ora del matrimonio di Ollio, uno dei due testimoni, che è Stanlio, si perde a fare un puzzle, e così dietro di lui tutti gli altri invitati.
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