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Caesar, Sid 1922-2014

Overview
Works: 437 works in 706 publications in 1 language and 13,880 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Film and video adaptations  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction  Film adaptations  Television comedies  Television adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Speaker, Narrator, Director, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Sid Caesar
Publications by Sid Caesar
Publications by Sid Caesar, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Sid Caesar
Grease by Randal Kleiser( visu )
11 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and held by 2,741 libraries worldwide
It's love when a greaser falls for a good girl in this classic musical depicting young life in the fifties
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( visu )
32 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 1,893 libraries worldwide
When a goofy assortment of motorists unexpectedly learn the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a side-splitting, car-bashing race for the loot
Silent movie by Mel Brooks( visu )
15 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 722 libraries worldwide
A has-been movie director (Mel Brooks) intends to make a comeback by making a silent movie, and in the process, save his film studio from a takeover by a New York-based conglomerate. The gags are written out in the form of subtitles
Grease 2 ( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Musical sequel to the original concerning the lives and loves of Rydell High seniors in 1961
Pioneers of primetime ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
A tribute to the icons of early television and an entertaining retrospective on the golden age of television comedy. Includes footage from shows such as "The Milton Berle show", "The Ed Sullivan show", "The Jack Benny show", "The Red Skelton show", "I love Lucy", and "The Honeymooners." Six years in the making, the program features exclusive in-depth interviews with an unprecedented collection of TV's early stars
Alice in wonderland ( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
One of the most beloved stories comes to life for the small screen. Follow Alice as she meets a white rabbit, a smiling, mischievous cat, a smoking caterpillar, and more
The cheap detective by Peter Falk( visu )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 372 libraries worldwide
Peter Falk plays a worldly, cynical gumshoe who takes on San Francisco, thugs, crooks, Nazis, femme fatales and the Golden Gate Bridge in this tribute to Casablanca, the Maltese Falcon, and other films from the Hammett/Chandler school of hard-boiled detectives
The best of Johnny Carson and friends! ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
Contains 35 episodes of classic television--The Johnny Carson Show , Carson's Cellar, The Johnny Carson Morning Show, Who Do You Trust?, The Jack Benny Program, Bobby Darin and Friends, Frank Sinatra Timex Special, Timex All Star Comedy Show, Caesar's Hour, Colgate Comedy Hour , The Martha Raye Show, Shower of Stars, Stars in the Eye, The Milton Berle Show
History of the world, part 1 by Mel Brooks( visu )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
From the dawn of man to the distant future, man's evolution (or lack thereof) is traced. Learn the truth behind the Roman Emperor, learn what really happened at the Last Supper, the circumstances that surrounded the French Revolution, how to test eunuchs, and what kind of shoes the Spanish Inquisitor wore
Love is never silent by Joseph Sargent( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 259 libraries worldwide
Janice and Abel live in their own world. A world of signs. Signs they are ashamed to show. They are quite young when they leave deaf school to marry, and they must fight for their lives in the hearing world. The depression is hard, but being unable to hear often means tragedy for their family. Their daughter Margaret can hear, and becomes the link for Janice and Abel to the world of hearers, a world they don't understand and don't trust. Margaret struggles with her own need for independence and the obligation she feels toward her parents. The treatment of deaf people in 1930's society, and the toll that the resultant misunderstandings take on a family, is well depicted in this film
Sid Caesar in Little me original Broadway cast recording by Cy Coleman( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 219 libraries worldwide
The Emperor's new clothes by H. C Andersen( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 209 libraries worldwide
Based on the Hans Christian Andersen classic fairy tale, two con artists attempt to swindle the Emperor by playing up to his vanity. They pretend to make him a suit that they claim is so dazzlingly beautiful that none but the very wise are able to see it. In the end, their deceit is revealed by the wisdom of a child
Sid Caesar collection the fan favorites ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
A collection of classic sketches from two television comedy series starring Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Howard Morris, Nanette Fabray, Carl Reiner
Christmas snow ( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Mrs. Mutterance runs a candy shop and lives with her two adopted children. On Christmas Eve, her mean-spirited landlord, Mr. Snyder, says they must move, as he plans to turn the building into a laundromat. Then a blizzard hits, and Mr. Snyder goes missing. Mrs. Mutterance and her children rescue Mr. Snyder, and he has a change of heart
The wonderful ice cream suit ( visu )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Five down-on-their-luck guys don't have much in common ... until the day they decide to pool their last few dollars and buy a single, perfect, shimmering "ice cream" white suit to share. The fun really takes off when it is decided that each man will be allowed to wear the suit for just one hour that same night
Sid Caesar collection classic comedy from "Your Show of Shows" & Caesar's Hour" ( visu )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
A collection of classic sketches from two television comedy series starring Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Howard Morris, Nanette Fabrary, Carl Rener. Features new interviews with the writers and staff
The Sid Caesar collection ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Dig deep into Sid's treasure chest of comedy gems and join him for 19 of his rarest sketches-unseen since the 1950's and more priceless than ever! Dusted off and digitally restored, these buried treasures from the golden age of comedy are hilarious
Your show of shows ( visu )
17 editions published between 1951 and 1999 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
A collection of classic sketches from the innovative television comedy series of the 1950s starring Imogene Coca, Nanette Fabray, Carl Reiner, Howard Morris and Sid Caesar
Classic television ( visu )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Enjoy some of the best from the Golden Age of Television including Texaco Star Theater, The Danny Thomas Show, The George Burns & Gracie Allen Show, and more. Shows are arranged based on what night of the week they were on
Hail Sid Caesar! the golden age of comedy ( visu )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
In this film, it shows how Sid assembled a team of comedy writers for his shows. The story is told by Rob Reiner, and profiles Sid Caesar and the effects success had on him. It tells the amazing story of what it was like to write, produce, direct and perform in a live show every Saturday night, for seven years. It features digitally restored kinescopes, rare photos, personal memorabilia and recent interviews with the writers, Sid Caesar, Nanette Fabray, Caesar Florence, Drew Carey and Joel Siegel. A history lesson in television
 
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Caesar, Isaac Sidney 1922-2014
Caesar, Sidney 1922-2014
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English (154)
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