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Abbott, Bud 1895-1974

Overview
Works: 808 works in 1,819 publications in 2 languages and 18,377 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Parody films  Monster films  Horror films  Juvenile works  Vampire films  Mad scientist films  Werewolf films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Proofreader, Interviewer, Speaker, Costume designer, Librettist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bud Abbott
Publications by Bud Abbott
Publications by Bud Abbott, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Bud Abbott
Africa screams by Abbott and Costello (Comedy team)( visu )
144 editions published between 1945 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,164 libraries worldwide
Starving cannibals, ferocious lions and awesome apes terrorize Abbott and Costello in this African adventure
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein ( visu )
16 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and held by 760 libraries worldwide
A comic horror film in which Abbott and Costello encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula, and a mad scientist
Jack and the beanstalk by Jean Yarbrough( visu )
82 editions published between 1950 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 713 libraries worldwide
Abbott and Costello present their version of the classic fairy tale
Who's on first? by Bud Abbott( Book )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
Abbott and Costello's classic comedy routine, reissued for children, features a bear and a rabbit trying to determine the baseball player covering each base
Legends of radio : Abbott & Costello by Bud Abbott( Sound Recording )
86 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 528 libraries worldwide
Presents 10 hours of Abbott & Costello's comedy skits from their 1940s radio shows
The Abbott and Costello show : who's on first? ( visu )
30 editions published between 1952 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 libraries worldwide
Featuring the routines that made them comedy legends, like Who's on first? and The lemon bit, this digitally restored and remastered best-of collection includes six of the Abbott and Costello show's most beloved episodes. Includes: The dentist's office; The birthday party; The charity bazaar; Hungry; The music lovers; and The actor's home. Also features the classic routines Alexander 4444; The piano bit; and more
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet Frankenstein by Charles Barton( visu )
35 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 426 libraries worldwide
A comic horror film in which Abbott and Costello encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula and a mad scientist
The best of Abbott and Costello ( visu )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Videodisc releases of eight comedies originally produced by Universal Pictures, 1940-1942
The best of Abbott & Costello ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 276 libraries worldwide
Abbott and Costello meet the killer, Boris Karloff: The scene is a swank hotel where a prominent lawyer is murdered. Bud Abbott is Casey, the house detective, and Lou Costello is Freddie, the bellhop. Although there are plenty of suspicious characters about, the murder is pinned on Freddie, who sets out to catch the real killer and clear himself
Abbott and Costello meet the mummy ( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
When Abbot and Costello learn that an archaeologist has found a legendary mummy in Cairo, they decide to apply to guard the corpse as it's sent to the U.S. Finding the archaeologist murdered and the mummy gone, they become owners of a medallion that holds the key to ancient buried treasure that they must keep out of the wrong hands
The best of Abbott & Costello ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Eight comedies produced for Universal Pictures
Buck privates ( visu )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and held by 203 libraries worldwide
Abbott and Costello turn the U.S. Army upside down when they accidentally enlist in the Army in order to avoid getting arrested
The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello by Abbott and Costello (Comedy team)( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
Includes 2 parodies of the horror genre and a film where Abbott and Costello pursue a man who swindled them into buying a fake movie studio. Also includes a compilation of classic routines from 18 of their most popular films; a tribute to their careers hosted by Jerry Seinfeld; and a behind-the-scenes look at the duo's popular films as they meet Frankenstein, Dracula, and the Wolf Man
Hold that ghost by MCA Videocassette Inc( visu )
12 editions published between 1941 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Strange things start to happen when Abbott and Costello claim their inheritance, an abandoned roadhouse. It formerly belonged to a "rubbed out" mobster, and it is also supposedly the hiding place for the mobster's loot
Abbott & Costello : who's on first ( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 157 libraries worldwide
This volume, with special guest stars Lon Chaney and Sid Fields features Abbott & Costello's classic skit, "Who's On First?," along with "Don Juan Costello," "Two Tens for a Five," and others. Sit back and enjoy two whole episodes, complete with commercials, of The Colgate Comedy Hour, a popular television show which debuted in 1951
The naughty nineties ( visu )
8 editions published between 1945 and 2018 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
In this zany musical comedy, Bud plays a ham actor and Lou his dim-witted assistant on the Mississippi showboat, the River Queen. When the boat docks in St. Louis, Bud and Lou try to rescue Captain Sam from a poker game with three card sharks, but they are too late. The gamblers win a controlling interest in the River Queen and-to Captain Sam's dismay-set up a crooked casino operation on board. Before ridding the showboat of the villains, Abbott and Costello perform several of their most famous bits, including the hysterical "Who's on first" dialogue that has become one of the most popular comedy routines ever captured on film
Abbott and Costello meet the mummy ( visu )
7 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
A comic horror film set in Egypt in which Abbott and Costello encounter the mummy
Abbott and Costello meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde ( visu )
17 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Comedy with Abbott and Costello as two American policemen in London to study local police methods where they encounter Dr. Jekyll who transforms himself into Mr. Hyde, the terror of the city
Lost in a harem ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 138 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
Old time radio ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Presents twelve radio episodes, digitally restored and remastered from recordings of comedy shows broadcast during the golden age of radio. Includes Abbott and Costello's "Who's on first?" routine
 
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Abbott 1895-1974
Abbott, Bud 1895-1974
Abbott, William
Abbott, William 1895-1974
Abbott, William A.
Abbott, William A 1895-1974
Abbott, William Alexander
Bud Abbott acteur américain
Bud Abbott actor estadounidense
Bud Abbott American actor, producer and comedian
Bud Abbott amerikai színész, komikus, producer
Bud Abbott amerykański aktor
Bud Abbott comico e produttore cinematografico statunitense
Bud Abbott Een Amerikaanse acteur, producent en komiek, gestorven in 1974
Bud Abbott US-amerikanischer Schauspieler, Produzent und Comedian
Bud Abbott yhdysvaltalainen elokuvakoomikko
Μπαντ Άμποτ
Эбботт, Бад
Բադ Էբբոթ
باد أبوت
بود ابوت تهیه‌کننده و بازیگر آمریکایی
버드 애벗
バド・アボット
巴德·阿伯特 Actor, comedian
Languages
English (540)
Spanish (2)
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