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Keaton, Joe 1867-1946

Overview
Works: 55 works in 136 publications in 5 languages and 1,763 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Comedy films  History  Short films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Slapstick comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Chase films 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Joe Keaton
 
Most widely held works by Joe Keaton
Our hospitality by Buster Keaton( Visual )

26 editions published between 1923 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our hospitality: A New York man returns to his southern antebellum home to find himself embroiled in a longstanding feud between his family and that of the woman he loves. Sherlock Jr.: Dramatizes the uproarious exploits of a meek theater projectionist turned amateur sleuth
The General by Buster Keaton( Visual )

26 editions published between 1926 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy based on the Civil War hijacking of the Confederate supply train The General by Union spy, Captain Anderson and his men. Buster Keaton, with his famous comedic stunts, plays the engineer who rescues the heroine and the train
Sherlock Jr. ; and, Three ages by Buster Keaton( Visual )

20 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Another comedy for film-lovers (that plays upon the conventions of cinema), Three Ages is a clever spoof of D.W. Griffith's Intolerance. In Keaton's multi-narrative epic, man's primal quest for love is played out in the Stone Age, Ancient Rome, and the Jazz Age
Our hospitality ; Sherlock Jr.( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Jr. / directed by Buster Keaton. Starring Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joseph Keaton, Ward Crane. Dramatizes the uproarious exploits of a meek theater projectionist turned amateur sleuth. 1924 (44 min.)
Steamboat Bill, Jr. by Charles Riesner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steamboat Bill, Jr.: An effete college student is forced by his crusty father to learn the ropes of riverboating during a feud between his father and the owner of a new steam packet. Convict 13: A young golfer is mugged by an escaped convict and finds himself in a prison where he foils a jailbreak. Daydreams: A sincere young man leaves his home to win his fortune so he can marry his home town sweetheart. Daydreams is reconstructed from footage segments, extra intertitles and still photographs
Go West by Buster Keaton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hapless young man, heeding the expansionist call of Horace Greeley, idealistically hops a freight train to meet his destiny. The scarecrow. Follows the unhealthy competition between roommates vying for the attentions of a young lady. The paleface. Buster helps a Native American tribe defend their land from greedy developers
Seven chances( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven chances: A romantically jinxed young man must marry by 7 PM to inherit seven million dollars. While fate seems to thwart his efforts to woo the object of his true affection, public announcement of his strange predicament provides him with a throng of would-be brides. Neighbors: Buster tries to woo his tenement sweetheart in spite of the barriers that stand between them. The balloonatic: Buster and Phyllis endure a number of outdoor adventures trying to prove to each other their survival skills
The art of Buster Keaton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In three box sets of which this is the first, the Art of Buster Keaton includes the total surviving work of Buster Keaton in his prime years as an independent filmmaker"--Container
Three ages by Buster Keaton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows Buster's hard luck romance misadventures throughout world history: from the dawn of man in the Stone Age; through the gladiatorial arenas of Ancient Rome to the city streets of the American Jazz Era. The goat: A series of adventures begins when an accident during photographing causes Buster to be mistaken for Dead Shot Dan, the evil badguy. My wife's relations: When a large Irish woman falsely accuses Buster of breaking a window he is hauled before a Polish judge who speaks no English and assumes they are there to be married
El moderno Sherlock Holmes = Sherlock, Jr by Buster Keaton( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un proyeccionista que sueña con ser un detective se encuentra milagrosamente dentro de la película que está proyectando. Allí intentará salvar a su amada de las garras del villano
The General Le mécano de la General by Buster Keaton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy based on the Civil War hijacking of the Confederate supply train The General by Union spy, Captain Anderson and his men. Buster Keaton, with his famous comedic stunts, plays the engineer who rescues the heroine and the train
Los cortos de Buster Keaton( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le Mécano de la Général by Buster Keaton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1861. Johnny Gray, pour séduire Annabelle, désire vivement s'engager dans les troupes confédérées. Suite aux manoeuvres d'un rival, il est rejeté, et retourne à son métier de conducteur de train. Un an plus tard, lors d'un arrêt en gare près de Chatanooga, des espions nordistes s'emparent d'Annabelle et de la "General", la locomotive de Johnny. Il met une draisine sur les rails et se lance à leur poursuite. C'est le début d'une incroyable chasse qui ménera Johnny Gray derrière les lignes ennemies
Buster Keaton in "Sherlock Jr."( Visual )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buster Keaton plays a boy employed as a moving picture operator in a small town theater who was at the same time studying to become a detective. The events that followed show that you can't do two things at the same time
Sherlock jr.and three ages( Visual )

2 editions published in 1923 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarlet letter: Hearing of his wife's adultery and illegitimate child, Chillingworth's mind snaps. He takes his revenge on his victims by drugging them and subjecting them to bizarre medical treatments
The best Arbuckle/Keaton collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 12 two reeler films that Roscoe Arbuckle and Buster Keaton made for producer Joseph M. Schenck between 1917 and 1919. Presented chronologically to highlight the development and growth of the actors
Buster Keaton - Steamboat Bill Jr( )

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

One week : programme de 4 comédies by Buster Keaton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best Arbuckle/Keaton collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 12 originally silent films with English intertitles and added musical accompaniment
 
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Joe Keaton acteur américain

Joe Keaton Amerikaans acteur (1867-1946)

Joe Keaton amerikansk skådespelare

Joe Keaton amerikansk skodespelar

Joe Keaton amerikansk skuespiller

Joe Keaton attore statunitense

Joe Keaton US-amerikanischer Vaudevilledarsteller und Akrobat

Keaton, Joseph 1867-1946

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