WorldCat Identities

Laurel, Stan

Works: 1,430 works in 3,400 publications in 8 languages and 24,071 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Drama  Short films  Silent films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Musical films  Slapstick comedy films  History  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Scenarist, Director, Other, Dedicatee, Honoree, Producer, Contributor, Creator, Correspondent, Narrator, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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Most widely held works about Stan Laurel
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Most widely held works by Stan Laurel
Laurel & Hardy( Visual )

70 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 812 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight classics from Hal Roach Studios
March of the wooden soldiers( Visual )

44 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Laurel and Hardy in a hilarious spoof that takes them to toyland where they try to pay off the mortgage on widow Peep's shoe
Laurel & Hardy by John Blystone( Visual )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five digitally remastered classics from Hal Roach Studios
The flying deuces by A. Edward Sutherland( Visual )

74 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complications arise as Stan and Ollie join the Foreign Legion to help Ollie forget his troubled romantic past
Utopia by GoodTimes Home Video (Firm)( Visual )

64 editions published between 1950 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stan and Ollie are shipwrecked on a desert atoll. Living like a pair of Robinson Crusoes, they befriend other survivors and decide that their atoll can become a modern day Utopia
Laurel and Hardy collection( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Devil's brother, "Stanlio" and "Ollio" tangle with a notorious robber baron. In Bonnie Scotland, they have misadventures in Scotland and India
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by John S Robertson( Visual )

6 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A London doctor finds a drug that allows him to separate the evil side of his personality from the good
Saved from the flames 54 rare and restored films 1896-1944( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A unique and wonderful collection of 54 rare and restored short films from the inflammable years of cinema. Movies were once made on nitrate film stock, which has a chemical composition similar to gunpowder and is highly vulnerable to fire and decay. This remarkable seven-hour anthology, organized in eight thematic groups over three DVDs, presents amazing treasures from the vaults of Lobster Films in Paris and from the Blackhawk Films Collection, rescued during half a century of gathering movies from the nitrate era."--Container
Swiss miss by John Blystone( Visual )

79 editions published between 1923 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mousetrap salesmen in Switzerland can't pay their dinner bill and end up working for the hotel to pay their expenses. The climax finds them moving a piano up a narrow Alpine trail over a swinging bridge where they meet a gorilla
Stan Laurel & Oliver Hardy the essential collection : the sound shorts and features from the Hal Roach library( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 10 discs of feature films and short films released between 1929 and 1942. Contains high definition, digitally restored black-and-white versions of films. All films in black and white except The tree in a test tube
Sons of the desert by William A Seiter( Visual )

42 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boys try to get away from their wives to attend a national convention of "The Son of the Desert."
The big noise( Visual )

15 editions published between 1944 and 2007 in English and Multiple languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The duo play janitors accidentally hired as sleuths to protect a new super-bomb destined for the War Department in Washington, DC. Through a series of crazy misadventures, our heroes end up in a remote-controlled airplane, along with the bomb, and headed straight for trouble
The Stan Laurel collection( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and Multiple languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 15 silent comedy shorts starring Stan Laurel and 2 that he directed
Be big!( Visual )

14 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in English and German and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Be big! (The boys duck out on a vacation with their wives in order to attend a stag party. The lucky dog (silent film): In their first screen appearance together, Stan plays a penniless dog lover and Oilver plays a crook who tries to rob him
Slapstick encyclopedia( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
Big business( Visual )

29 editions published between 1919 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Laurel and Hardy are selling Christmas trees door-to-door and encounter some sales resistance at one customer's house. A simple "no" evolves into the total destruction of the boys' car, their Christmas trees--and the customer's home"--Container
A Chump at Oxford by Alfred Goulding( Visual )

32 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When street sweepers Laurel & Hardy thwart a bank robbery, they're rewarded by a chance to go to Oxford University
Jitterbugs by Malcolm St. Clair( Visual )

14 editions published between 1943 and 2007 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The duo are a traveling two-man jitterbug band who operate out of a dilapidated jalopy and form an unlikely partnership with a likable con man. When the trio joins a carnival, they meet Susan, a naive young singer, whose mother has been swindled by grifters
American slapstick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expect to find exploding cars, innocent bystanders smacked in the head with hammers, half-naked underwear models chased by cross-dressing villains, auctioneers crawling across airplane wings to retrieve false teeth, memory-impaired lovers, somnambulists, drunken reprobates, deranged acrobats, and the Keystone Kops
Air raid wardens( Visual )

4 editions published between 1943 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothing but trouble: Two WWII-era domestics uncover a plot to poison an exiled boy king
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Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.20 for March of t ... to 0.78 for Stan und O ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Laurel and Hardy collection
Alternative Names
Jefferson, Arthur S. 1890-1965

Jefferson, Arthur Stanley.

Jefferson Arthur Stanley 1890-1965

Jefferson, Stan

Jefferson, Stan 1890-1965

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Laurel 1890-1965

Laurel, Arthur Stanley Jefferson

Laurel, Stan Jefferson 1890-1965

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Laurel Stanley 1890-1965


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Air raid wardensThe boys : the cinematic world of Laurel and HardyMr. Laurel and Mr. HardyLaurel & Hardy : a bio-bibliographyThe Laurel & Hardy encyclopediaThe art of Laurel and Hardy : graceful calamity in the filmsLaurel & Hardy : from the forties forward