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    In a scene famously improvised at the whim of director King Vidor, doughboy Jim (John Gilbert) teaches French Melisande (Renee Adoree) how to chew gum, in The Big Parade, 1925.

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Big Parade, The (1925) -- (Movie Clip) Chewing Gum
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