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Campbell, Eric

Overview
Works: 73 works in 228 publications in 4 languages and 1,537 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Silent films  Short films  Drama  Documentary films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Sports films  Slapstick comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Lyricist, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.43
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Eric Campbell
 
Most widely held works by Eric Campbell
The Chaplin mutuals by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters, each of whom becomes involved with different people and situations, including an arson plot with a girlfriend's father, and a boss who impersonates a count
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between May 1916 and October 1917, Chaplin produced a series of twelve films for the Mutual Film corporation which are considered his finest short comedies. This volume presents four films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. The Immigrant (11th Mutual film): Charlie and Edna are immigrants to the land of Liberty. The Adventurer (12th Mutual film): Charlie, an escaped convict, impersonates a wealthy yachtsman. The Cure (10th Mutual film): Chaplin is a wealthy inebriate drying out at a sanitarium. Easy Street (9th Mutual film): Charlie become a policemen in the city's toughest neighborhood
The rallying point; my story of the New Guard by Eric Campbell( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's Goliath in search of Scotland's forgotten star( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of silent film star Eric Campbell, who appeared in many of Charlie Chaplin's films as a villain. Follows the life of the Scottish actor from Dunoon in Scotland, through his years in the music halls, to his short but intense film career and the bizarre final six months of his life before he was killed in an automobile accident in December 1917
The Chaplin Mutual comedies( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of silent comedies produced within an 18 month period, many featuring his signature Little Tramp character
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between May 1916 and October 1917, Chaplin produced a series of twelve films for the Mutual Film corporation which are considered his finest short comedies. This volume presents four films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. One A.M. (4th Mutual film): Charlie arrives home inebriated and tries to get into his house, upstairs, and to bed. The pawn shop (6th Mutual film): Charlie finds an entry level job as a pawnbroker's helper. The floorwalker (1st Mutual film): Charlie, a lowly clerk in a New York department store, must work for his embezzling manager. The rink (8th Mutual film): Charlie, a waiter, adjourns to the roller skating rink
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between May 1916 and October 1917, Chaplin produced a series of twelve films for the Mutual Film corporation which are considered his finest short comedies. This volume presents four films in which Chaplin plays a variety of dramatic and comedic characters. The count (5th Mutual film): Charlie, a comically inept tailor's assistant, and Eric, his mountainous boss, offer rival impersonations of Count Broko in order to meet Miss Moneybags. At the Moneybags party, Charlie is sensational on the dance floor until he's put to the chase when the actual count appears. The vagabond (3rd Mutual film): Charlie, a street violinist who rescues Edna from gypsies to fall in love with, lose and ultimately regain her after she is discovered to be wealthy. The fireman (2nd Mutual film): Charlie is a clumsy but eager apprentice fireman under the crooked precinct chief. Behind the screen (7th Mutual film): A satire of life at a silent movie studio
Charlie Chaplin by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

19 editions published between 1915 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's comedies in their original, uncut form
Chaplin & Co. the music hall tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most celebrated figure of slapstick, Charles Chaplin has risen to become one of popular culture's most recognizable icons. This film salutes Chaplin with a pair of vintage, remastered Chaplin comedies, a rediscovered piece of footage in which he conducts an orchestra and a collection of comedies that explore the music hall roots of the British-born American master
The essential Charlie Chaplin collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Charlie Chaplin films
The vagabond by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

13 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie stands outside a saloon door playing a violin with his left hand. A brass band plays outside another door to the saloon. When he is finished playing, Charlie walks into the bar, hat in hand, asking for donations. He is ignored while the men inside the bar applaud the band outside. The bandleader enters, hat in hand, and is given money from the men inside. Charlie competes, and manages to get some small change from a patron. Furious, the bandleader hits him and a fight ensues. Men flee. The band members chase Charlie in a circle in and out of the saloon. Charlie hides by a door while the band runs past, then slinks back into the now-empty bar and steals a shot of whiskey. He then leaves, and the band and men re-enter the bar
Charlie Chaplin festival( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin agreed to do a series of twelve films for The Mutual Film Company. The immigrants (11th of 12) is a social satire of the immigrant experience. In The adventurer (12th of 12) an escaped convict ends up at a judge's party. In The cure (10th of 12) a wealthy alcoholic visits a health spa and his secret liquor supply gets dumped in the mineral spring. In Easy Street (9th of 12) Charlie becomes a policeman in the city's toughest neighborhood
Chaplin's Mutual comedies : 1916-1917( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of silent comedies produced within an 18 month period, many featuring Chaplin's signature Little Tramp character. The films were digitally assembled and restored in a collaborative effort with Lobster Films in Paris and L'Immagine Ritrovata in Bologna, Italy
Chaplin Charlie Chaplin marathon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tillie's punctured romance: A con artist talks an innocent lass into taking her dad's savings and running off to the city with him
The cure by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

12 editions published between 1917 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie attends a water cure retreat in order to deal with his drinking problem, there he encounters a pretty girl and a man who has gout. Fighting off a sadistic masseur, Charlie returns to his room, where we find out that he has arrived well equipped with a cache of bottled liquor. But it isn't long before he is discovered and forced to empty the bottles. The liquor is accidentaly dumped into the curative waters, the guests go wild. and Charlie vows to keep away from the stuff forever
The immigrant by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

4 editions published in 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Chaplin meets Edna Purviance and her mother as steerage passengers on the boat to America. Neither has prospered in the New World when they meet by chance in a restaurant and, after a series of wild misadventures, are rescued just in time to pay for his meal and buy a marriage license
Behind the screen by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1916 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Three movies are being shot simultaneously and Charlie is an overworked scene shifter. The foreman is waited on hand and foot until all the shifters but Charlie go on strike. A girl looking for work pretends to be a man and helps Charlie. Charlie discovers her gender and falls in love with her. The foreman thinks they are homosexual and in the ensuing fight they become involved in a long pie throwing scene from one of the movies in production. The frustrated workers dynamite the studio."--Internet movie database
Easy street( Visual )

13 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie is "saved" when he visits the rescue mission on tough Easy Street and falls in love with missionary Edna. He becomes a patrolman in an effort to make good and ends up the master of the street
The adventurer by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

7 editions published between 1917 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chaplin plays an escaped convict on the run from prison guards. He falls into favor with a wealthy family after he saves a young lady (Edna Purviance) from drowning, but her suitor (Eric Campbell) does everything he can to have Chaplin apprehended by the officials."--Wikipedia, accessed 2013/12/19
The count by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

8 editions published between 1916 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin visits a friend who happens to be a cook in a "society" showplace. When Charlie tries to leave he make his departure in the dumbwaiter and ends up at the party instead where he exposes his former boss who is impersonating a count
 
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Campbell, Alfred Eric 1879–1917

Eric Campbell acteur américain

Eric Campbell attore britannico

Eric Campbell britisk skodespelar

Eric Campbell britisk skuespiller

Eric Campbell Brits acteur (1879-1917)

Eric Campbell brittisk skådespelare

Eric Campbell schottischer Schauspieler

Erik Kempbell

Ерік Кемпбелл

Кэмпбелл, Эрик

Эрик Кэмпбелл британский актёр-комик

اریک کمپبل بازیگر بریتانیایی

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