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Normand, Mabel 1894-1930

Overview
Works: 330 works in 580 publications in 2 languages and 5,723 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Drama  Comedy films  Short films  Slapstick comedy films  Western films  Nonfiction films  Compilation films  History  Historical films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Producer, Costume designer, Dedicatee, Author, Illustrator, Composer, Scenarist, Film editor
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Publications about Mabel Normand
Publications by Mabel Normand
Publications by Mabel Normand, published posthumously.
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Tillie's punctured romance by Mack Sennett( visu )
48 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 307 libraries worldwide
In "Tillie's punctured romance," Chaplin as a big city golddigger 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
Bangville police ( visu )
13 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Mabel mistakes the voices of two farm hands (who are conversing about a newborn calf) for intruders, necessitating a visit from the rural Bangville police
Treasures 5 ( visu )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 197 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
The water nymph ( visu )
3 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
As a joke, Mack encourages girlfriend Mabel to flirt with his father Ford (whom she's never met) at a water resort. Filmed in the New Jersey/New York area
A dash through the clouds ( visu )
4 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Mabel takes up flying, and comes to the aid of her gum salesman beau from the air when he gets in trouble on the ground with locals in the Mexican quarter
The speed kings : Earl Cooper and Teddy Tetzlaft ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
A rivalry between real life racers, Cooper and Teztlaff, for Ford's daughter Mabel leads to a showdown to win her hand. Includes footage filmed at the Santa Monica Road Race, held August 9, 1913
On his wedding day ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Oswell's friends sprinkle red pepper on his wedding bouquet as a joke, but the ensuing sneeze-fest breaks up the ceremony
Chaplin at Keystone ( visu )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 188 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. The Chaplin at Keystone collection contains over thirty of Charlie Chaplin's greatest works
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
Lost & found : American treasures from the New Zealand Film Archive by New Zealand Film Archive( visu )
4 editions published in 2013 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 115 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
Caught in a cabaret by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
14 editions published in 1914 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 libraries worldwide
This comedy, directed by Mabel Normand, stars Chaplin during the period he worked at Keystone Studios. Chaplin, Normand, and Dan Albert appear in a story in which Chaplin (as the Little Tramp) plays a waiter who impersonates the Greek ambassador to impress a girl who has a jealous boyfriend
Mabel's married life ( visu )
8 editions published between 1914 and 1992 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
This comedy, directed by Max Sennett during the period Charlie Chaplin worked at Sennett's Keystone Studios, stars Mabel Normand, Mack Swain, and Chaplin (as the Little Tramp). Chaplin leaves Normand, his wife, in a park while he has a few drinks in a bar. He returns to find Swain attempting to woo Normand away, which results in a series of escalating arguments and fights between Normand, Chaplin, Swain, and Swain's wife. Chaplin tries to learn boxing techniques by practicing with a weighted dummy, which seems to win most rounds
Fatty and Mabel adrift by Roscoe Arbuckle( visu )
3 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Newly wed Fatty and Mabel's first night in their seaside cottage turns into a nightmare when jilted St. John casts the house out into the ocean. Locations include Castle Rock Beach near Topanga Canyon and Coast Highway; Docks just below San Pedro Hospital (formerly Hotel Clarence) near what today is the intersection of Harbor Blvd. and 3rd St., San Pedro; and Los Angeles Harbor (near Angel's Gate lighthouse and breakwater)
Getting acquainted by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
5 editions published in 1914 in 3 languages and held by 96 libraries worldwide
This comedy, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin during the period he worked at Mack Sennett's Keystone Studios, stars Phyllis Allen, Mack Swain, and Chaplin. Chaplin (as the Little Tramp) and his wife (Phyllis Allen) meet another couple (Mack Swain and Mabel Normand) in a park. The partners are attracted to and start pursuing their opposites, and a policeman (Edgar Kennedy) becomes involved in the antics
His trysting places ( visu )
4 editions published in 1914 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 96 libraries worldwide
"Careless with the baby, Charlie is scolded by Mabel. In a restaurant he gets his coat mixed with Mack's. Mabel finds a note in it from a girl, [and] chases Charlie out. Later, she finds him in the park sobbing his marital woes to Mack's wife, who finds a bottle in her husband's coat. There is quite a mix-up until all is explained. Outstanding scenes: Charlie carrying the baby by the scruff of its rompers; Mabel breaking an ironing board on Charlie's head, and pushing him into an ash can"--Charlie Chaplin / Theodore Huff. 1964. p. 261
The extra girl ( visu )
12 editions published between 1923 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 96 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
Mabel's busy day by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
5 editions published between 1914 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 95 libraries worldwide
"Mabel peddles hot dogs at the auto racetrack. Charlie, after a visit to a saloon, butts in, swipes the sausages one by one, and eventually bankrupts Mabel"--Charlie Chaplin / Theodore Huff. 1964. p. 258
Mabel at the wheel by Mabel Normand( visu )
4 editions published between 1914 and 1915 in English and Undetermined and held by 94 libraries worldwide
This comedy, directed by Mabel Normand and Mack Sennett, stars Charlie Chaplin during the period he worked at Keystone Studios. Chaplin, Mabel Normand, and Harry McCoy appear in a complicated story in which Mabel, Chaplin's romantic interest, ends up driving a car in a race
Gentlemen of nerve by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
3 editions published in 1914 in English and Undetermined and held by 93 libraries worldwide
This comedy, written and directed by Charlie Chaplin during the period he worked at Mack Sennett's Keystone Studios, stars Mabel Normand, Chester Conklin, and Chaplin. Normand and a friend go to the auto races. Chaplin (as the Little Tramp) and a friend sneak into the races through a break in the fence. Eventually they all meet up and cause a range of problems while the races continue. The two friends are arrested and taken away, and the film ends with Normand and Chaplin together in the stands
The fatal mallet ( visu )
5 editions published between 1914 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 93 libraries worldwide
The Fatal Mallet shows Charlie Chaplin in top Keystone form as one of three comically ruthless rivals for the favor of snobby Mabel. They struggle violently with pieces of wood and bricks behind the barn door. When Mabel expresses boredom and displeasure, Charlie gives her a swift kick to the rear
 
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Alternative Names
Fortescue, Mabel 1894-1930
Fortescue, Muriel‏
Fortescue, Muriel 1892-1930
Fortescue, Muriel 1894-1930
Fortesque. Mabel Ethelreid
Mabel Normand actrice américaine
Mabel Normand actriz estadounidense
Mabel Normand Amerikaans acteur
Mabel Normand Amerikaans actrice
Mabel Normand amerikansk skådespelerska
Mabel Normand attrice, sceneggiatrice e regista statunitense
Mabel Normand US-amerikanische Stummfilmschauspielerin
Mabel Normand yhdysvaltalainen näyttelijätär
Mabel Normandová
Normand, Mabel Ethelreid 1894-1930
Мейбл Норманд
Норманд, Мэйбл
Մեյբլ Նորմանդ
مابل نورماند
میبل نورماند تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان آمریکایی
മാബെൽ നോർമാൻഡ്
메이블 노먼드
メーベル・ノーマンド
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