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White, Leo 1882-1948

Overview
Works: 133 works in 221 publications in 3 languages and 1,832 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Historical films  Religious films  Epic films  Silent films  History  Film adaptations  Bible films  Comedy films  Short films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Leo White
 
Most widely held works by Leo White
Ben-Hur a tale of the Christ by William Wyler( Visual )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 733 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peace-loving prince of Judea leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans. His self-imposed destiny brings tragedy to himself, and his people, as he learns to fight, love, hate and, finally, forgive
Chaplin's Essanay comedies( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 159 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 )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Chaplin's Essanay Comedies cinema's greatest comedian was first able to build his screen work around his performance style rather than forcing himself, as before, into Mack Sennett's frenzied Keystone comedy matrix. With this freedom Chaplin evolved in a year from the gag comedian of "His New Job" to the brilliant pantomimist of "A Night Out," "The Champion," "The Tramp" and "Shanghaied" to the profound satirist of "Police." Volume 1 includes: "His New Job," "A Night Out," "The Champion," "In the Park," "A Jitney Elopement" (all 1915)
Chaplin's Essanay comedies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Chaplin's Essanay Comedies cinema's greatest comedian was first able to build his screen work around his performance style rather than forcing himself, as before, into Mack Sennett's frenzied Keystone comedy matrix. With this freedom Chaplin evolved in a year from the gag comedian of "His New Job" to the brilliant pantomimist of "A Night Out," "The Champion," "The Tramp" and "Shanghaied" to the profound satirist of "Police." Includes "Shanghaied," "A Night in the Show," "Burlesque on 'Carmen'" (all 1915), "Police," "Triple Trouble" (both 1916)
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features four films made for the Mutual Film Company: The Count, The Vagabond, The Fireman, and Behind the Screen
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 61 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
Wingspread; the pioneering of aviation in New Zealand by Leo White( Book )

5 editions published between 1941 and 1945 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Chaplin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most recognizable faces in the history of cinema, his renowned acting, directing, composing, and writing career spanned more than fifty years. He was an Academy Award winning silent screen star. He left a legacy that modern artists and filmmakers still study today. A comprehensive collection that pays tribute to Hollywood's greatest star
Blood & sand by Fred Niblo( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juan is the son of a poor widow in Seville. Against his mother's wishes he pursues a career as toreador. He rapidly gains national prominence, and takes his childhood sweetheart Carmen as his bride. He meets the Marquis' daughter Dona Sol, and finds himself in the awkward position of being in love with two women, which threatens the stability of his family and his position in society. He finds interesting parallels in the life of the infamous bandit Plumitas when they eventually meet by chance
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
Chaplin's Essanay comedies( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Chaplin's short films at Essanay Studios
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, the collection comedy classics from the world's favorite tramp( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Films by the master filmmaker and comic genius, Charlie Chaplin. Cruel, cruel love: The film follows Charlie in his up and down exploits at woeing women. Film Johnny: Charlie creates havoc on a motion picture set during filming. Triple trouble: Charlie works as a janitor in the house of an inventor who has a formula for a wireless explosive
The tramp by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1915 and 1999 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tramp is a comedy in which Charlie Chaplin portrays a fastidious hobo who falls in love with a girl whom he has rescued from robbers, but returns to the road when he discovers that she loves another. On the second program, Charlie Chaplin impersonates a woman in order to escape the clutches of the angry father of the girl he is courting
The vagabond by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

4 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 11 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 best of Chaplin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most recognizable faces in the history of cinema, his renowned acting, directing, composing, and writing career spanned more than fifty years. He was an Academy Award winning silent screen star. He left a legacy that modern artists and filmmakers still study today. A comprehensive collection that pays tribute to Hollywood's greatest star
The best of Chaplin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most recognizable faces in the history of cinema, his renowned acting, directing, composing, and writing career spanned more than fifty years. He was an Academy Award winning silent screen star. He left a legacy that modern artists and filmmakers still study today. A comprehensive collection that pays tribute to Hollywood's greatest star
The best of Chaplin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most recognizable faces in the history of cinema, his renowned acting, directing, composing, and writing career spanned more than fifty years. He was an Academy Award winning silent screen star. He left a legacy that modern artists and filmmakers still study today. A comprehensive collection that pays tribute to Hollywood's greatest star
Triple trouble by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

6 editions published between 1918 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie works as a janitor in the house of an inventor who has a formula for a wireless explosive
 
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