WorldCat Identities

Dressler, Marie 1869-1934

Overview
Works: 167 works in 363 publications in 4 languages and 6,652 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Silent films  Short films  Romance films  Compilation films  Musical films  Romantic comedy films  Filmed performances 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Singer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Dinner at eight by George Cukor( Visual )

27 editions published between 1933 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Park Avenue snob gives a dinner party for a visiting English peer. Little does she realize that her shipping magnate husband is bankrupt and that her daughter is having an affair with an older man
Anna Christie by Clarence Brown( Visual )

22 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old sailor Chris Christofferson eagerly awaits the arrival of his grown daughter Anna, whom he sent at five years old to live with relatives in Minnesota. He has not seen her since, but believes her to be a decent and respectably employed young woman. When Anna arrives, however, it is clear that she has lived a hard life in the dregs of society, and that much of her spirit has been extinguished
Tillie's punctured romance by Mack Sennett( Visual )

59 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comedy, directed by Mack Sennett during the period Charlie Chaplin worked at Sennett's Keystone Studios, stars Marie Dressler, Mabel Normand, and Chaplin. In this feature-length romantic comedy, Chaplin (as the Little Tramp) pursues Tillie (Dressler), a wealthy woman. This print represents an attempt to restore the film to its original and complete six-act version. The many source elements had different framelines, which are occasionally visible on screen in this 2004 restoration
The kid by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tramp rescues an abandoned baby and raises him to become his inseparable sidekick
Chaplin at Keystone( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie Chaplin came to Mack Sennett's Keystone Studios late in 1913 as a little-known British vaudevillian. After a year, he had not only established his Tramp character, he also learned to write and direct his own films and achieved public recognition as a star comedian. The Chaplin at Keystone collection contains over thirty of Charlie Chaplin's greatest works
Min and Bill( Visual )

5 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marie Dressler is Min, the feisty owner of a waterfront hotel who is raising an abandoned girl as her own. Min must resort to desperate measures to ensure the girl's future. She still finds time to lock horns with Bill (Beery), a ship's captain she regards with both affection and rage
Greatest classic legends films collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection include: Dinner at Eight (1933); Libeled Lady (1936); China Seas (1935); and Wife vs. Secretary (1936)
They stopped the show( Recording )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hollywood revue of 1929 by Charles Riesner( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Everybody sing. Everybody dance. Or, failing that, everybody step in place during the famed Singin' in the Rain finale. A torrent of talent takes the screen in the first all-star Talkie Era showcase of heretofore silent-screen players."--Container
Tugboat Annie( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tugboat Annie pilots her beloved Narcissus around Puget Sound, constantly on the lookout for the shenanigans of her drunken husband
The patsy( Visual )

6 editions published between 1928 and 2009 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Patsy Harrington [is] the drudge of her social-climbing family. Secretly in love with Tony Anderson, the boyfriend of her irresponsible but irresistible sister Grace, Patsy yearns to be a 'personality girl.' Rather than cultivate her looks, she decides to become the 'intellectual' of her family, which outrages her mother who believes that beauty and brains don't mix. Meanwhile, the fickle Grace begins cheating on Tony with a millionaire named Bill. For Tony's sake, the 'new' Patsy throws herself at Grace's new beau, hoping to break up the romance."--Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide
Charlie Chaplin film festival : [4 classic episodes!] by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four of Chaplin's films
The vagabond lover( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Rudy and his amateur musician chums visit the swank home of band leader Ted Grant. All Rudy wants to do is audition for Ted after his graduation from the Ted Grant mail order saxophone school. A zany series of events leads to Rudy and his band being mistaken for the famous Ted Grant Orchestra and getting in hot water with the local police
The divine lady( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the romance between Lady Emma Hamilton, and British war hero Admiral Horatio Nelson set against the background the naval battles
Emma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Thatcher becomes housekeeper to the Smith family after the mother dies giving birth to her fourth child. After the children are grown, Mr. Smith and Emma marry. Unfortunately, he dies suddenly. When it is discovered that he left everything to Emma in his will, three of the children bring a charge of murder against her
Stereotypes and minorities( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stereotypes & minorities: an overview of the treatment of black actors in Hollywood. Actors Della Reese and Nick Stewart offer their insights and reflect on the changing roles of blacks in films. Familiar faces, unknown names: features the character actors--those supporting players that we recognize but never know who they are
Turner Classic Movies greatest classic legends film collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of Jean Harlow films: Dinner at Eight (1933); Libeled Lady (1936); China Seas (1935); and Wife Vs. Secretary (1936)
Tillie's punctured romance ; A Burlesque on Carmen( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Burlesque on Carmen is a parody of the world famous opera, featuring outrageous subtitles and Chaplin's characteristic slapstick humor, follows the storyline, but ends with a comic twist. Released 1925
Let us be gay( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this vintage comedy, Norma Shearer stars as dowdy housewife Katherine Brown, who dotes on her husband, Bob--until his mistress shows up and she decides to divorce him. After moving to Paris and reinventing herself as a sophisticated lady, Katharine is asked by a female friend to break up the relationship between the woman's granddaughter and her new love--who happens to be ex-hubby Bob! "--Movies Unlimited website
Legend of the silver screen. : [DVD series]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains four classic movies
 
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Anna ChristieTillie's punctured romanceMarie Dressler : the unlikeliest star
Alternative Names
Dressler, Marie

Koerber, Leila 1869-1934

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Мари Дреслер

Мари Дреслър

Мари Дресслер

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Мары Дрэслер

Мары Дрэсьлер

Марі Дресслер

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מארי דרסלר

ماري دريسلر

ماری درسلر

মারি ড্রেসলার

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마리 드레슬러

マリー・ドレスラー

瑪麗·杜絲勒

Languages
English (189)

Spanish (3)

German (1)

French (1)