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Campbell, Eric

Overview
Works: 86 works in 267 publications in 3 languages and 1,804 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Comedy films  Short films  Drama  Documentary films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Slapstick comedy films  Sports films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Lyricist, Costume designer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Eric Campbell
 
Most widely held works by Eric Campbell
The rallying point; my story of the New Guard by Eric Campbell( Book )

10 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

3 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the life of silent film star Eric Campbell, who appeared in many of Charlie Chaplin's films
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four early films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. The immigrant: Charlie and Edna are immigrants to the land of Liberty. The adventurer: Charlie, an escaped convict, impersonates a wealthy yachtsman. The cure: Chaplin is a wealthy inebriate drying out at a sanitarium. Easy Street: Charlie become a policemen in the city's toughest neighborhood
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 159 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 Mutuals( Visual )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 137 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 Mutual comedies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 55 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
Chaplin's Mutual comedies : 1916-1917( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in 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
The immigrant by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

17 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 40 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
Chaplin & Co. : the music hall tradition( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 30 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 )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four Charlie Chaplin films
The Chaplin mutuals( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 23 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
Charlie Chaplin : the early years( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin's comedies in their original, uncut form
The vagabond by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

10 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 17 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
Chaplin's Mutual comedies : 1916-1917( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 and held by 15 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
Charlie Chaplin collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Charlie Chaplin collection contains 36 silent films with production dates from 1914 through 1921. "Charlie Chaplin is considered one of the greatest filmmakers in the history of American cinema. With his trademark baggy pants, oversized shoes, tiny jacket, bowler hat, and a moustache trimmed down to tooth brush size, he took Hollywood by storm. His writing, direction and comic timing put him head and shoulders above his fellow Hollywood filmmakers"--Container
Charlie Chaplin : the Mutual films( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 14 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". --Conteneur
Charlie Chaplin festival( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The Pawn shop Charlie plays a wild clerk. In The Immigrants he portrays a newly arrived immigrant who falls in love with the first girl he meets
 
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Alternative Names
Campbell, Alfred Eric 1879–1917

Eric Campbell acteur américain

Eric Campbell actor británico

Eric Campbell attore britannico

Eric Campbell britisk skodespelar

Eric Campbell britisk skuespiller

Eric Campbell Brits acteur (1879-1917)

Eric Campbell brittisk skådespelare

Eric Campbell pemeran laki-laki asal Britania Raya

Eric Campbell schottischer Schauspieler

Erik Kempbell

Ерік Кемпбелл

Эрик Кэмпбелл британский актёр-комик

Էրիկ Քեմփբել բրիտանացի դերասան

اريك كامبل ممثل بريطاني

اریک کمپبل بازیگر بریتانیایی

エリック・キャンベル

Languages
English (75)

German (2)

French (2)