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Caesar, Sid 1922-2014

Overview
Works: 271 works in 763 publications in 4 languages and 15,261 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Parody films  Biography  Rock films  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Road films  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Speaker, Interviewee, Narrator, Director, Author, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997,
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 )
20 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,892 libraries worldwide
Musical concerning the romance between a teenage gang leader and his naive girlfriend set in the 1950's
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world by Stanley Kramer( visu )
41 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,762 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
History of the world, part 1 by Mel Brooks( visu )
8 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 1,000 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
The Sid Caesar collection ( visu )
36 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 814 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
Silent movie by Inc Twentieth Century-Fox Television( visu )
27 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 747 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 by Patricia Birch( visu )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in English and held by 639 libraries worldwide
It's 1961 at Rydell High and the Pink Ladies and the T-Birds are still the epitome of cool. But over the summer something has happened to Stephanie, the leader of the Pink Ladies. She feels she has outgrown Johnny, the head T-Bird, and is looking for new love - one who's even cooler and whose bike is even hotter. Newcomer Michael is smitten with Stephanie, so a conflict between Johnny and Michael begin
Pioneers of primetime ( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 525 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 449 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 best of Johnny Carson and friends! ( visu )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 375 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
The cheap detective by Peter Falk( visu )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 371 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
Love is never silent by Joseph Sargent( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 278 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 )
9 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Your show of shows ( visu )
175 editions published between 1950 and 1999 in English and held by 219 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
It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world ( visu )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and French and held by 213 libraries worldwide
"About a group of strangers fighting tooth and nail over buried treasure, is the most grandly harebrained movie ever made, a pileup of slapstick and borscht-belt-y one-liners performed by a nonpareil cast"--Container
The emperor's new clothes by H. C Andersen( visu )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 210 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
Christmas snow ( visu )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 191 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 Mrs. Snyder goes missing. Mrs. Mutterance and her children rescue Mr. Snyder, and he has a change of heart
Lunch ( visu )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
For the past 40 years, a group of comedy writers and directors have gathered for lunch every other Wednesday. The members and meeting places may occassionally change but their friendship and humor have persisted. These are the fabled guys who made America funny
When comedy went to school ( visu )
3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Why are there so many Jewish comedians? Get the answer to this question with a portrait of the country's greatest generation of comics that includes Jerry Lewis, Sid Caesar, Jackie Mason, Mort Sahl, and Jerry Stiller. It is also found in upstate New York's Catskill Mountains, where Jewish immigrants transformed farmland into the 20th century's largest resort complex. It was the setting for a remarkable group of young Jewish-American comedians to hone their craft and become legends
The wonderful ice cream suit ( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
A comedy based on a story by Ray Bradbury. A story of five men who, down on their luck with only $100 between them, buy one magical white suit that will ultimately transform their lives. This enchanted suit brings out their innermost desires and makes each of their dreams come true in a multitude of ways
The best of Sid Caesar ( visu )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
"Before there was Leno, or even Carson, television comedy began with Sid Caesar. Turn back the clock and join Sid for 8 of his most memorable and remarkable sketches plus intros from one of the most impressive comedy-writer lineups television has ever known (including Mel Brooks and Woody Allen)."--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Caesar, Isaac Sidney 1922-2014
Caesar, Sidney 1922-2014
Sid Caesar acteur américain
Sid Caesar aktor amerykański
Sid Caesar Amerikaans acteur
Sid Caesar amerikansk skodespelar og forfattar
Sid Caesar amerikansk skuespiller og forfatter
Sid Caesar attore, personaggio televisivo e musicista statunitense
Sid Caesar US-amerikanischer Schauspieler
Сид Сизар американский комедийный актёр и сценарист
סיד סיזר
سيد سيزر
سید سیزر بازیگر آمریکایی
シド・シーザー
席德·西泽
Languages
English (376)
French (7)
Spanish (7)
Italian (1)
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