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Normand, Mabel 1894-1930

Overview
Works: 317 works in 513 publications in 2 languages and 3,713 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Portraits  Music  Bibliography  Film adaptations  Fiction  Film and video adaptations  Musical settings 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Dedicatee, Producer, Costume designer, Author, Composer, Film editor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.A1, 791.4375
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Chaplin at Keystone ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
Charlie Chaplin came to Mack Sennett's Keystone Studios late in 1913 as a little-known British vaudevillian. After a year, he had not only established his Tramp character, he also learned to write and direct his own films and achieved public recognition as a star comedian
Treasures 5 ( visu )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Celebrated is the dynamic, gender-bending, ethnically diverse West that flourished in early movies. Presented is the American West as it was recorded and imagined in the first decades of motion pictures. "Brings together 40 silent and early sound films--narrative shorts and features, documentaries, promotional films, newsreel stories, and travelogues--showcasing the American West as it was recorded and imagined from 1898 to 1938"--Booklet, p. viii
Tillie's punctured romance by Mack Sennett( visu )
41 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 166 libraries worldwide
A country maid falls for a con man who steals her money. Charlie plays a city slicker and the Keystone Cops capture him after a boat chase
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
Lost & found American treasures from the New Zealand Film Archive ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in No Linguistic Content and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Drawn from a cache of early American movies found at the New Zealand Film Archive and preserved with the American archival community, this collection presents lost works not seen in decades, including films by major directors such as Alfred Hitchcock and a variety of industrial films, news stories, cartoons, travelogues, serial episodes, previews, and comedies
The first kings of comedy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
A hilarious tribute to the era of silent slapstick comedy and all the uproarious comedians who built the comedy genre
The forgotten films of Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Presents the films of Fatty Arbuckle, the grown-up fat boy of American silent cinema, who dominated silent film comedy from the days of Keystone until tragic events in 1921 shattered his career, throwing his film triumphs into obscurity. Blacklisted by Hollywood, Arbuckle continued directing dozens of film comedies under the pseudonym "William Goodrich" for almost another decade
The extra girl ( visu )
8 editions published between 1923 and 2008 in English and held by 85 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
Keystone by Dave Douglas( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The comedy stage is set when Mabel refuses Al's offer of marriage to accept Fatty's. Al vows revenge, hiring Brutus Bombastic's Gang to execute it. Soon Mabel and Fatty and their house are floating out to sea ... and it's up to Teddy the dog to get through to the Keystone Kops
In the beginning film comedy pioneers ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
A survey of once important, now forgotten but still funny vaudevillians, stage actors and novelty acts that gravitated to the film world during the first fifteen years of the century. Their work in front of the camera inspired the first wave of film comedy
Keystone tonight! Mack Sennett comedies ( visu )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Mack Sennett's influence as producer and director at the Keystone Studios refined the comedic art form. This volume presents a sampling of rare treats from Sennett's incubator of comic insanity, and offers a composite image of the "Sennett style."
Tillie's punctured romance Mabel's married life ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
In "Tillie's punctured romance," Chaplin as a big city golddigger who plots to fleece Tillie of her abundant riches, but fails to anticipate the thunder of her wrath once his ignoble intentions are exposed. In "Mabel's married life," Charlie must confront a beefy prizefighter to win back his wife Mabel
Keaton, Arbuckle and St. John ( visu )
2 editions published in 1998 in Undetermined and English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Six films which illuminate the careers of three influential early film artists by presenting some of Buster Keaton's rarely seen early shorts, showcasing the often neglected Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle and spot-lighting little-know character comedian Al St. John
Films of Fatty Arbuckle (1915) ( visu )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
A collection of short silent films produced in 1915 starring Fatty Arbuckle
The Keystone comedies ( visu )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A collection of early "slapstick" comedies produced by Mack Sennett for the Keystone Film Company
Slapstick encyclopedia a celebration of American silent comedy ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
A collection of 28 American silent comedy films, originally produced 1911-1929, now digitally remastered with new musical scores
Sparrows by William Beaudine( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
In Sparrows Mary Pickford plays the oldest orphan being looked after by the very mean Mr. Grimes. She devises a way to make life better for herself and the others in his care. Wilful Peggy and The mender of nets are romantic shorts
When comedy was king ( visu )
2 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Celebrates the movies of the great comedians of the silent film era with clips from classic scenes
Hollywood's classic comedy teams ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
The lucky dog: This silent short marks the very first onscreen appearance of Laurel & Hardy. Stan is an impoverished dog owner and Ollie is the thug who tries to rob him
Early cinema ( visu )
in French and held by 34 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fortescue, Mabel 1894-1930
Fortescue, Muriel 1892-1930
Fortescue, Muriel 1894-1930
Normand, Mabel Ethelreid 1894-1930
Languages
English (105)
French (2)
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