WorldCat Identities

Dent, Vernon 1895-1963

Overview
Works: 73 works in 88 publications in 1 language and 545 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Short films  Biography  Television pilot programs  Television comedies  Humor  Caricatures and cartoons  Fiction  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Vernon Dent
The first kings of comedy collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A hilarious tribute to the era of silent slapstick comedy and all the uproarious comedians who built the comedy genre
The extra girl ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1923 and 2008 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Sue Graham lives in the tiny hamlet of River Bend. When her parents refuse to let her marry her sweetheart, Dave Giddings, she enters a movie contest and wins. But Sue finds stardom in Hollywood very elusive and winds up working in the wardrobe department at a studio. She convinces her parents to sell everything they have to join her in Hollywood, but they are taken in by a swindler and lose all their money. Giddings comes out to help Sue get a better job, but she is determined to track down the swindler and get the money back. Eventually she is successful and everyone returns to River Bend."--Janiss Garza, All Movie Guide
Curly classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Five comedies starring the Three Stooges. In "Cactus makes perfect," Curly's new gold-seeking invention makes prosperous prospectors out of the trio; in "Gents without cents," Moe, Larry and Curly team up with acrobatic beauties Flo, Mary and Shirley for a lively song and dance revue at a local shipyard; in "Rockin' the Rockies," the Stooges are hired as travel guides for "Nell's Belles" and mayhem follows them along their way out West; in "Whoops, I'm an Indian," the Stooges prove how the West was funny. When their crooked gambling scheme is exposed, Larry, Moe, and Curly disguise as Indians to escape the posse; and, in "Termites of 1938," the Stooges' Acme Exterminators are mistakenly invited to a swanky party and teach the society pests a thing or two about bad manners
Corny Casanovas A missed fortune ; He cooked his goose ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three comedies starring the Three Stooges. In "Corny Casanovas," the Stooges all romance the same gold-digging gal with the same hilarious results; in "A missed fortune, " Shemp wins $50,000 in a radio contest and three larcenous lovlies try to swindle the trio out of their rapidly dwindling fortune; in "He cooked his goose, " all's fair, and funny, in love and war when ladies' man Larry is caught cheating with both Moe's wife and Shemp's fiancee
Texas cyclone ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To keep her land and restore order to Stampede, Arizona, Helena Rawlins (Grey) agrees to go along with a man (McCoy) who takes over for her husband
Tramp, tramp, tramp All night long by Harry Edwards ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tramp, tramp, tramp: In an effort to save the family business, a shoemaker's son enters a cross-country foot race with hopes of walking away with the $25,000 prize--never bothering to note that the race is staged to publicize the huge footwear corporation that is crushing his father's livelihood. During the course of his westward hike, Harry woos the corporate boss's daughter, is thrown in a chain gang and is dangled from the edge of a cliff. Before the finish line can be reached, Harry is caught in a violent tornado that devastates an entire town. All night long: A doughboy stumbles into mayhem on the front lines and in the rural farmhouses of WWI France
Heavenly daze The ghost talks ; Hokus pokus ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three comedies starring the Three Stooges. In "Heavenly daze," Shemp goes to Heaven but isn't allowed through the Pearly Gates until he can reform bad boys Larry and Moe; in "The ghost talks, " the Stooges are hired as movers to clear out a haunted castle and come face to face with poltergeists; in "Hokus pokus, " while the Stooges are under the spell of the hypnotist Svengarlic, they become flagpole walkers and foil an insurance scam in the process
The strong man by Frank Capra ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Un soldat belge en pleine Grande Guerre reçoit par courrier la photo de Mary, une Américaine qu'il ne connaît pas... Il tombe amoureux d'elle et, dès que la guerre finit, part à sa recherche, en Amérique
Whoops, I'm an Indian Rockin' thru the Rockies ; Cactus makes perfect ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three comedies starring the Three Stooges. In "Whoops, I'm an Indian," the Stooges prove how the West was funny. When their crooked gambling scheme is exposed, Larry, Moe, and Curly disguse as Indians to escape the posse; in "Rockin' thru the Rockies, " the Stooges are hired as travel guides for "Nell's Belles" and mayhem follows them along their way out West; in "Cactus makes perfect, " Curly's new gold-seeking invention makes prosperous prospectors out of the trio
Wee wee monsieur Pardon my clutch ; Fiddlers three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three comedies starring the Three Stooges. In "Wee wee monsieur," the Stooges accidentally enlist in the French Foreign Legion; in "Pardon my clutch, " Moe and Larry plan a restful camping holiday to calm Shemp's tattered nerves, but car trouble makes their plans go amuck; in "Fiddlers three, " zaniness rules in the land of Coleslaw-vania. Old King Cole's court fiddlers, the Stooges, come to the aid of their monarchy when the princess is kidnapped
Triple feature drama classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The extra girl: A young woman attempts to become a movie star, startling the Hollywood elite, and recovering stolen money from a notorious criminal in the process
Saturday afternoon ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1926 and 1960 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry escapes from his domineering wife for an afternoon of fun with Vernon
All night long ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story of two buddies in France during World War I. Vernon Dent is the sergeant and Harry is his pal. But poor timid little Harry is the one who walks away with the girl
His first flame ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"His First Flame is a showcase for silent film era comic genius Harry Langdon. ... Langdon is a lovesick college man who wants to woo his sweetheart and is too naive to realize she's a gold digger ..."--Container
The Harvey Girls original motion picture soundtrack by Harry Warren ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hollywood musicals Royal wedding ; Road to hollywood ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Royal wedding is a musical set during Princess Elizabeth's wedding to Philip Mountbatten. A brother-sister dance team go to London and get caught up in romance
Hell's devils ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A heroic underground group bands together as they take on the Nazi movement"--Publisher information
Road to Hollywood Sound of laughter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Road to Hollywood is a collection of early Bing Crosby short features. Sound of laughter is a collection of Bing Crosby's comic performances with Bob Hope. Also includes skits with Shirley Temple and Danny Kaye
Films of Harry Langdon, Volume 1 ( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two silent comedy films starring Harry Langdon. Saturday Afternoon: "Just a crumb from the sponge cake of life", Langdon gave one of his finest performances in this film when his friend from the shop induced him to step out on his domineering wife for just a little fun. Soldier Man: Langdon plays the dual role of a World War I doughboy, who refuses to believe the war is over and a perpetually inebriated king of a small European country
Curly classics ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disorder in the court: The three Stooges mix it up in the trial of a fandancer accused of shooting her lover. Malice in the palace: The owners of the Cafe Casbah-Bah (the worst eatery in the Orient) go incognito as Santa Clause in an attempt to recover a diamond stolen from the King Rutin-Tutin's Tomb by the evil Omigosh, Emir of Shmowland
 
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Alternative Names
Dent, Vernon B. 1895-1963
Dent, Vernon Bruce 1895-1963
Languages
English (31)
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