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Anderson, Gilbert M. 1880-1971

Overview
Works: 103 works in 150 publications in 3 languages and 1,362 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  History 
Roles: Actor, pmn, Director, Author of screenplay, Costume designer, Performer, Producer
Classifications: PN1995.75, 791.4375
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The great train robbery ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1903 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This special edition contains two versions of this historically significant western the original silent archival version and a digitally enhanced version with new music, effects track and color sequences
Chaplin's Essanay comedies ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Chaplin's films at Essanay Studios. The tramp: Charlie saves a farmer's daughter from some thieving toughs, but soon learns that her heart belongs to another. By the sea: Charlie's stroll by the sea finds him making enemies with a drunk, a husband and the police. Work: Charlie plays a paper hanger's assistant who is hired to paper a home where peace is replaced with anarchy, culminating with a massive explosion. A Woman: Charlie disguises himself as a woman in order to be near Edna after her father has forbidden her to see him. The Bank: Charlie, the janitor loves Edna, the pretty bank secretary, but her sweetheart is another Charles, the cashier. His regeneration: Chaplin makes a guest appearance in this "Broncho Billy" Anderson drama, as the tramp in a dance hall sequence
Chaplin's Essanay comedies ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1999 and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Chaplin's films at Essanay Studios. His new job: Charlie applies for a job as an actor at a film studio. A night out: Charlie and Turpin are drunks about town, starting at a cafe and ending in a risque hotel room mix-up with a pretty girl. The Champion: Pint-sized Charlie defeats the bone-crushing champion prizefighter with the able assistance of his bulldog. In the park: Charlie interferes in the lives of two star-crossed lovers. A Jitney elopement: Charlie rescues his sweetheart from an arranged marriage by posing as Count Chloride de Lime. The film ends with a car chase featuring the Ford automobile
Chaplin's Essanay comedies ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Chaplin's short films at Essanay Studios
Charlie Chaplin short comedy classics the complete restored Essanay & Mutual collection ( Visual )
and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Chaplin's short films at Essanay Studios and the Mutual Film Company. v. 7 presents the life of silent film star Eric Campbell, who appeared in many of Chaplin's films as a villain, and follows the life of the actor from Dunoon, 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 great train robbery the cinema begins ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the first important American film; brief, historic French films consisting of a single shot, some shown at the first movie exhibition; and Billy Whiskers films starring a goat and using trick photography
Chaplin's Essanay comedies ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Chaplin's films at Essanay Studios. Shanghaied: Hired to shanghai a crew, Chaplin is himself shanghaied and becomes assistant cook aboard a rolling boat. A Night in the show: Chaplin appears in a dual role as a playboy seated in the orchestra and as an obnoxious workman on a night out seated in the balcony. The latter closes the theater down by turning a fire hose on the fire-eating act. Police: The Tramp released from prison meets a former cell-mate and sets out to rob the home of a young woman. Charlie Chaplin's Burlesque on Carmen: Parody of the popular Cecil B. DeMille film Carmen. Triple trouble: Charlie works in the home of an eccentric inventor from whom some German spies are attempting to obtain a formula
Hollywood's classic comedy teams ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Half shot at sunrise: Two hapless doughboys go AWOL in Paris during World War I and don various disguises in order to avoid capture
Chaplin's Essanay comedies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Chaplin's films at Essanay Studios. A night in the show: Charlie plays a duel role of Mr. Pest and Mr. Rowdy both of whom are attending a vaudville performance. Burlesque on 'Carmen': Parody of the popular Cecil B. DeMille film Carmen. Upon release Essany had inserted discarded scenes to lengthen the film. This version restores the film to its intended length. Police: The tramp is released from prison into "the cruel cruel world" where he meets a former cell-mate and sets about to rob the home of a young woman. Triple trouble: This film was released three years after Charlie's departure from Essanay. It was assembled from discarded portions of the films Police, Work, and an abandoned project called Life
Mud and sand ( )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man becomes a local legend in Spain when he fights and kills three bulls in one day. After wedding his sweetheart and moving to Madrid, the bullfighter has become financially successful and a national hero. The bullfighter is pitted again Spain's deadliest bull in the last fight of the season, all the while risking his marriage over the affections of a woman with a questionable reputation
What hppened in the tunnel ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1903 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From Edison films catalog: Interior of railroad coach. Pretty young lady and colored maid occupying seat. Young man in rear seat tries to attract young lady's attention. She drops her handkerchief. Young man picks it up and hands it to her, and then takes advantage of the opportunity and leans over the back of her seat and begins to make love to her. As the train enters a tunnel he tries to put his arms around her, and when the train emerges from the tunnel he is hugging and kissing the colored maid, the young lady in the meantime having changed seats with the maid. 60 Ft. $7.20
The train wreckers ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1905 and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nickelodia ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six rare silent films from the early film-making period of 1911-1915. The main production companies, Biograph, Edison and Vitagraph, are represented here in 15-minute short films. The DVD also includes two more, lengthier films by pioneering film-makers, Thomas H. Ince and G.M. Anderson. All of the films feature well-known stars of the silent era such as Blanche Sweet, Constance Talmadge, Charles Ray, Donald Crisp and G.M Anderson
Films of G.M. Anderson ( Visual )
in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three short films from the silent Broncho Billy series
Retour de flamme by Charley Chase ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents seminal films in the early development of motion pictures in France and the United States with each film preceded by extensive optional historical commentary
Saved from the flames. 54 rare and restored films 1896-1944 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Laughing like we used to: Seven comedies, including four restored from turn of the century Italy and France, a recently-discovered nitrate negative of Chaplin's first appearance in his "tramp" attire, a frenetic Mack Sennett gag fest with tin lizzies galore, and The Pest, starring an early Stan Laurel (before Hardy). Drawings and models: Six works of animation: Gaumont's Fantasmagorie (1908), three cartoons from the Fleischer Studios -- Cartoon Factory (1924), Ain't She Sweet (1932), and Play Safe (1936) -- Ub Iwerks' Balloonland (1935) featuring a new color restoration made from the original negatives, and a filmed performance by puppetry pioneer Tony Sarg. Grace notes: Rare early musical performances: Django Reinhardt with Stéphane Grapelli and the Quintet of the Hot Club of France, Duke Ellington and the Cotton Club Orchestra, Louis Armstrong in Copenhagen, and the Utica Jubilee Singers
Hollywood's classic comedy teams ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lucky dog: This silent short marks the very first onscreen appearance of Laurel & Hardy. Stan is an impoverished dog owner and Ollie is the thug who tries to rob him
The lucky dog ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1917 and 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stan Laurel plays a comic who finds a stray dog and enters it in a dog show. When the dog wins, the owners appear and accuse Stan of theft. This was the first appearance of Laurel and Hardy together but it is not a Laurel and Hardy film. Hardy has a small part as a hold-up man
The ruse four classic silent Westerns ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The great train robbery: A group of bandits stage a train hold-up, only to find a determined posse hot on their heels
Broncho Billy shorts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three silent short films starring Broncho Billy Anderson, and a trailer for Sinister Cinema
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson, Broncho Billy, 1880-1971
Anderson, Broncho Billy 1882-1971
Anderson Bronco Billy 1880-1971
Anderson, G. M. (Gilbert M.), 1880-1971
Anderson, George M., 1880-1971
Anderson, George M. 1882-1971
Aronson, Max, 1880-1971
Aronson, Max 1882-1971
Aronson, Max H. 1882-1971 Wirklicher Name
Broncho Billy, 1880-1971
Broncho, Billy 1882-1971
Languages
English (60)
German (1)
French (1)