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Riesner, Charles 1887-1962

Overview
Works: 143 works in 432 publications in 7 languages and 3,116 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Silent films  History  Short films  Western films  Romantic comedy films  Film noir  Film adaptations  Slapstick comedy films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author, Restager , Film editor, Performer, Composer, fmd, Scenarist, Other, Lyricist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Charles Riesner
 
Most widely held works by Charles Riesner
Steamboat Bill, Jr. by Charles Riesner( Visual )

62 editions published between 1920 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Steamboat Bill, Jr.] Follows the adventures of a spoiled young man forced by his father to learn the ropes of riverboating. [Convict 13] Keaton struggles for survival inside prison walls. [Daydreams] Keaton tries to find his niche by trying out various professions
Go West ; The big store by Edward Buzzell( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Go West, it's 1870 and the Marx Brothers are out to get rich in Dead Man's Gulch. In The big store, the brothers reduce an enormous inventory of upscale merchandise into a multilevel disaster as they pursue and evade villains via bicycles, skates, unicycles, broad jumps, shipping chutes, elevator cables, high wires, pole vaults and pseudo-Tarzan chandelier swinging
Railroaded!( Visual )

7 editions published between 1947 and 2009 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a policeman is killed attempting to thwart a holdup, Detective Mickey Ferguson is assigned to the case. The case becomes personal though when the kid brother of Mickey's sweetheart is named as the gunman. Determined to find the truth Mickey goes searching for clues to clear the wrongfully accused
The general ; Cops ; Playhouse by Buster Keaton( Visual )

64 editions published between 1928 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A silent comedy in which the "milquetoast" son (Keaton) of a burly riverboat captain must prove his worth by taking over his father's old Mississippi steamboat. In the process he falls in love with the daughter of his rival
City lights : a comedy romance in pantomime by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tramp wins the love of a blind flower girl and attempts to obtain money from a millionaire to help her regain her sight
The Marx Brothers collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes seven of the thirteen Marx Brother's films
Lost in a harem( Visual )

5 editions published between 1944 and 2006 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abbott and Costello in Hollywood: Bud and Lou turn Hollywood inside out with their antics, pranks, and comedy as they play the role of two barbers who become talent agents
Steamboat Bill, Jr. : Convict 13 ; Daydreams( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928): Follows the adventures of a spoiled young man forced by his father to learn the ropes of riverboating. Convict 13 (1920): Keaton struggles for survival inside prison walls. Daydreams (1922): Keaton tries to find his niche by trying out various professions
The big store by Charles Riesner( Visual )

22 editions published between 1941 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric private eye saves a department store from the hands of crooks
The Hollywood revue of 1929 by Charles Riesner( Visual )

7 editions published between 1929 and 2010 in English and held by 76 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
Buster Keaton double feature : the General [and] Steamboat Bill, Jr( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The General: Johnnie Grey, a southern locomotive engineer, chases and is chased by the northern yankees who take his girl and his locomotive, the General. Steamboat Bill, Jr.: Willie Canfield returns home from college to help his father manage the family steamboat
The general by Gen Lamrimpa( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The general: Johnnie Grey, an engineer in the Confederate South, must rescue his girlfriend and his engine from Yankee hijackers
Meet the people by Charles Riesner( Visual )

4 editions published between 1944 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julie Hampton (Lucille Ball) can tote a lunch pail and carry a tune. She's a Broadway star who's joined the Rosie the Riveters at Morgan Shipyards. Working with her is aspiring playwright Swanee Swanson, who insists Julie toil among the yard workers before she stars in the play he's written about them
The better 'ole( Visual )

4 editions published between 1926 and 2009 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A slapstick comedy depicting the adventures of Old Bill and his friends Bert and Alf in German occupied France during the First World War
A hundred million movie-goers must be right; an aid to movie appreciation by Ira Price( Book )

2 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Politics by Geoff Dunlop( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a widow's daughter gets involved with a young mobster who has been framed for murder, she decides to run for mayor in order to initiate change within her town, including encouraging women to stop taking care of their husbands if they don't vote for her
Steamboat Bill, Jr. ; College( Visual )

4 editions published between 1928 and 2017 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steamboat Bill Jr.: The effete son of a cantankerous riverboat captain comes to join his father's crew. College: A frail scholar tries to win the heart of a girl through athletics
Chasing rainbows( Visual )

3 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Carlie and Terry constitute a vaudeville team in a traveling musical show; also in the company are Eddie, the stage manager; Bonnie, a comedienne; and Polly, the wardrobe mistress. Terry's habit of constantly falling in love with the leading lady causes him to marry Daphne, a two-timing songstress. When he finds her with another man, Eddie threatens to kill himself, but his little partner reassures him that Happy days are here again, and the show goes on"--AFI catalog, 1921-1930
El héroe del río by Buster Keaton( Visual )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buster Keaton y su novia regresan de estudiar en Boston, donde han permanecido varios años sin conocer las rencillas que enfrentan a sus respectivos padres por cuestión de negocios. Ambos se dedican a transportar pasajeros de un lado a otro del río en sus barcos
Reducing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The snobbish Madame Pauline "Polly" Rochay (Polly Moran) operates an exclusive beauty parlor in New York City that specializes in weight reduction. When she learns that her sister, Marie Truffle (Marie Dressler), is destitute, Polly decides to take her, her husband Elmer and their three children, Vivian, Jerry and Marty, from South Bend, Indiana, into her home."--TCM website
 
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Charles 'Chuck' Reisner

Charles Reisner Amerikaans acteur (1887-1962)

Charles Reisner pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Charles Reisner regista e attore statunitense

Charles Reisner US-amerikanischer Regisseur, Schauspieler, Drehbuchautor und Produzent

Charres Reisner

Reisner, Charles

Reisner Charles 1887-1962

Reisner, Charles F.

Reisner Charles F. 1887-1962

Reisner, Chas. F.

Reisner, Chas F. 1887-1962

Reisner, Chuck

Reisner, Chuck 1887-1962

Riesner, Charles

Riesner, Charles 1887-1962

Riesner, Charles F.

Riesner, Charles F. 1887-1962

Riesner, Charles Francis.

Riesner Charles Francis 1887-1962

Riesner, Chuck 1887-1962

Рейснер, Чарльз

Чарльз Райснер

تشارلز ريزنر

چارلز ریسنر فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی

라이즈너, 찰스 F. 1887-1962

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