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Campbell, Eric

Overview
Works: 105 works in 243 publications in 2 languages and 1,432 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Comedy films  Drama  Short films  Romantic comedy films  Documentary films  Sports films  Slapstick comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
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 )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced by Charlie Chaplin in 1916 and 1917 as 12 individual short silent comedy films
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 190 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 Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four early films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. One a.m. (1916) : Charlie arrives home inebriated and tries to get into his house, upstairs and to bed. The Pawnshop (1916) : As a pawnbroker's helper, the objects in the shop provide a cornucopia of great prop-related gags for Charlie's antics. The Floorwalker (1916) : This first Chaplin Mutual involves Charlie as a lowly clerk with an embezzling manager and features a fantastic escalator sequence. The Rink (1916) : Charlie, as a waiter somehow adjourns to a roller skating rink where he is revealed as a virtuoso on wheels
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four early films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. The Count: Charlie, an inept tailor's assistant, and his boss are rivals for the affections of Miss Moneybags. The Vagabond: Charlie as a street violinist falls in love only to win, lose, and regain the lady who is discovered to be wealthy. The Fireman: Charlie is a clumsy but eager apprentice fireman. Behind the screen: A satire of life at a silent movie studio, a thinly veiled satire of Mack Sennett's Keystone Company
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 Chaplin's signature Little Tramp character
City lights a comedy romance in pantomime by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's comedies in their original, uncut form
Chaplin's Mutual comedies : 1916-1917( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 48 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 & Co. the music hall tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 36 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 immigrant by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

9 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film finds Charlie, who meets Edna Purviance on the boat to America, in love and broke. This especially funny and heartwarming story tells how they survive in the land of dreams"--Packaging
Charlie Chaplin the early masterpieces( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collector's edition contains 9 classic Chaplin films. Digitally remastered and restored with the addition of a new piano score. Features include exclusive Chaplin biography with little known facts about the artist
Slapstick encyclopedia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hal Roach: the lot of fun: From the late 1920's through the Depression, Laurel and Hardy were the jewel in the crown of the Hal Roach Studio. These seven films present excerpts and complete films of their great silent short comedies and also includes the Our Gang comedy team in "Dogs of war."
Chaplin Charlie Chaplin marathon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The immigrant: En route by boat, immigrant Chaplin tries to make the best of the rough seas. He befriends a woman and appoints himself her protector
Charlie Chaplin festival( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vagabond by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1916 and 1992 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 12 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
The cure by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1917 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 11 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
Easy street( Visual )

11 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 8 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
Behind the screen by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

4 editions published in 1916 in English and Undetermined and held by 8 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
The adventurer by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

5 editions published between 1917 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 7 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
Charlie Chaplin the Mutual films( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Charlie Chaplin entered movies in 1914. In 1916 he became the highest paid entertainer in the world, when he signed a contract with the Mutual Film Corporation for a salary of $670,000. Mutual built Chaplin his very own studio and allowed him total freedom to make twelve two-reel films during this fruitful twelve-month period. Not surprisingly, he had the time of his life, and recognised this period of filmmaking as the most inventive and liberating of his career. This disc ... contains six of the Mutual films."--Container
Charlot policeman( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Campbell, Alfred Eric 1879–1917

Eric Campbell acteur amricain

Eric Campbell attore britannico

Eric Campbell britisk skodespelar

Eric Campbell britisk skuespiller

Eric Campbell brittisk skdespelare

Eric Campbell schottischer Schauspieler

Erik Kempbell

Ерік Кемпбелл

Кэмпбелл, Эрик

اریک کمپبل بازیگر بریتانیایی

エリック・キャンベル

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