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Roach, Hal 1892-1992

Works: 1,120 works in 2,214 publications in 4 languages and 14,022 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Film adaptations  Short films  Silent films  Slapstick comedy films  Buddy films  Children's films  Chase films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Producer, Attributed name, Commentator, Director, Author, Scenarist, Restager, pre, Production personnel, Performer, Actor, Honoree, Creator, pmn, Film editor, Writer of accompanying material, fmd
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Hal Roach
Publications by Hal Roach
Publications by Hal Roach, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Hal Roach
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck( visu )
20 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in English and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
This film adaptation of Steinbeck's novella tells the story of the strange relationship of two migrant workers who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife
Safety last! by Fred Newmeyer( visu )
22 editions published between 1923 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 574 libraries worldwide
A young man travels to the big city in search of success. Boasting of his achievements, he resorts to desperate deeds when his fiancee decides to visit him
Laurel & Hardy by Alfred Goulding( visu )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 449 libraries worldwide
Five digitally remastered classics from Hal Roach Studios
March of the wooden soldiers ( visu )
13 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Musical comedy with Laurel and Hardy in a story that takes them to Toyland where they try to help Little Bo Peep escape the evil clutches of Barnaby and his band of Boogeymen
The Harold Lloyd comedy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
The films of actor and occasional stuntman Harold Lloyd, many made for the Hal Roach Studios, and others for his own Harold Lloyd Corporation. Digitally remastered, restored, and rescored, this collection contains fifteen feature films including Safety Last!, ten shorts, and a bonus disc containing a treasure chest of extras including Harold Lloyd's home movies, interviews, featurettes, and much more
The Harold Lloyd collection ( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Lloyd sold more tickets than Chaplin and Keaton, more than any other silent comedian in the 1920s. Includes 7 shorts and 1 feature film from 1919-1922: His Royal Slyness, An Eastern Westerner, Bumping into Broadway, Grandma's Boy, and more
The Little Rascals ( visu )
18 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Videocassette release of two short Our Gang comedies originally produced in the 1930's by Hal Roach Studios
Laurel and Hardy collection by A. Edward Sutherland( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 245 libraries worldwide
In The Devil's brother, "Stanlio" and "Ollio" tangle with a notorious robber baron. In Bonnie Scotland, they have misadventures in Scotland and India
The Little Rascals ( visu )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 244 libraries worldwide
The Little Rascals get lost in a haunted house; race down a precarious hill in their homemade fire engine; and try to survive an unexpected visit from the famous 'Wild Man of Borneo.'
The Little Rascals ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
Join Spanky and his rascally friends as they discover the strange wonder of a magic lamp, coax their well-to-do pal into a forbidden game of mud football, and put on a splashy musical number - dressed as girls!
The Little Rascals : Superstars of Our Gang ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Join Spanky, Alfalfa, Darla, and the rest of the Little Rascals as they try to scare off their beloved teacher's suitor; go for an out-of-control cab ride; try strike an unusual deal with a toy store owner - until Petie the dog destroys his shop
Stan Laurel & Oliver Hardy : the essential collection : the sound shorts and features from the Hal Roach library ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Contains 10 discs of feature films and short films released between 1929 and 1942. Contains high definition, digitally restored black-and-white versions of films. All films in black and white except The tree in a test tube
Get out and get under ( visu )
7 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Get out and get under is a 1920 silent comedy film directed by Hal Roach and starring Harold Lloyd and Mildred Davis
The Charley Chase collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Mum's the word: When a newly married woman conceals something from her husband, that's forgetfulness. When the husband holds out on his wife--that's usually a riot. Long fliv the king: A princess in America on a shopping trip receives a telegram that her father has died. She will be the new Queen, but only if she gets married within 24 hours. Figuring it is safe, she marries a man about to be executed. April fool: Jimmy Jump is a newspaper reporter in love with the managing editor's daughter. It's Monday, April 1st and the staff has a great deal of trouble telling the difference between April Fool's jokes and real events. Mighty like a Moose: Mr. and Mrs. Moose are not pretty. But after he has his teeth fixed and she has her nose done they look great, meet by accident, and don't recognize each other. They make plans for an illicit rendezvous. The only problem: how to keep the spouse from finding out. Crazy like a fox: The story of a father that told his daughter who she could marry. And she told him where he could go. All wet: Jimmie Jump receives a telegram telling him to pick up an important shipment at the train station at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday. No good deed goes unpunished, and Jimmie has a whole lot of trouble getting to the depot
Laurel & Hardy ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Three digitally remastered classics from Hal Roach Studios
The cook and other treasures ( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 161 libraries worldwide
The Cook: When a tough guy annoys the pretty cashier, the waiter and a feisty dog come to her defense
Laurel & Hardy by James Parrott( visu )
8 editions published between 1930 and 2004 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Eight classics from Hal Roach Studios
The Stan Laurel collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in No Linguistic Content and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Collection of 15 silent comedy shorts starring Stan Laurel and 2 that he directed
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
George Stevens a filmmaker's journey ( visu )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
A film biography of a movie director usually includes conventional genre trappings, like clips of great scenes and memories of old colleagues, as indeed this film does. Mainly, this is an engrossing tour through the George Stevens career that provides a greater understanding of his background, talent, creative preoccupations, and especially the experiences in World War II that irrevocably changed his approach to film making. As head of the Special Coverage unit documenting the war on film, Stevens took the only known color footage of the ground war in Europe, including the liberation of Paris and the horrors of Dachau. If his movies hold a mirror up to America, it is because his personal principles paralleled the highest aspirations of this country. In his films, Stevens offered as much insight on American life and character as he could muster
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Alternative Names
Hal Roach acteur américain
Hal Roach Amerikaans acteur
Hal Roach amerykański reżyser i producent filmowy
Hal Roach regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Hal Roach US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Regisseur und Schauspieler
Roach, Al
Roach, Al 1892-1992
Roach, Hal 1892-1992
Roach Hal E
Roach, Harald E. 1892-1992
Roach, Harald Eugene 1892-1992
Roach, Harold Eugene 1892-1992
Roach, Harold Eugene 1892-1992 Sr
Roach, Harold Eugene, Sr., 1892-1992
Гарольд Роуч
Хэл Роуч американский продюсер и режиссёр
האל רואץ' שחקן אמריקאי
هال روتش
هال روچ بازیگر، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان آمریکایی
핼 로치 20세기 미국의 영화 제작자
English (127)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
Italian (1)
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