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Bruckman, Clyde 1894-1955

Overview
Works: 291 works in 739 publications in 5 languages and 7,924 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Fiction  Juvenile works  Humor  Caricatures and cartoons  Comedy films  Silent films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Director, Scenarist, Film editor, Producer, Performer, Writer of accompanying material, Conceptor, Actor, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Clyde Bruckman
Publications by Clyde Bruckman
Publications by Clyde Bruckman, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Clyde Bruckman
The General by Buster Keaton( visu )
160 editions published between 1926 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,849 libraries worldwide
Rejected by the Confederate army, and taken for a coward by his beloved, young Johnny Gray is given a chance to redeem himself when he wages a one-man war against Yankee spies who have stolen his locomotive
Our hospitality by Buster Keaton( visu )
35 editions published between 1923 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 831 libraries worldwide
Our hospitality: A New York man returns to his southern antebellum home to find himself embroiled in a longstanding feud between his family and that of the woman he loves. Sherlock Jr.: Dramatizes the uproarious exploits of a meek theater projectionist turned amateur sleuth
The navigator by Buster Keaton( visu )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 540 libraries worldwide
[The navigator] Keaton stars as Rollo Treadway, an inexperienced lad of extraordinary wealth, and surprisingly little common sense, who finds himself adrift on an immense 500 ft. yacht. [The boat] A slapstick comedy about the adventures of a land-lubber and his family in their homemade sailboat. [The love nest] Buster sets out to sea, forlorn about a lost love
The general Cops ; Playhouse ( visu )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
[The general] A locomotive is beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War single handedly. [The playhouse] A comedy in which Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts. [Cops] A comedy of errors in which Buster Keaton attempts to win his sweetheart's hand in marriage by becoming a successful businessman. His exploits climax in a chase with an entire police precinct
W.C. Fields 6 short films ( visu )
4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 460 libraries worldwide
This compilation of films pays tribute to America's cantankerous comedy genius, W.C. Fields. Legendary one-liners and slapstick routines are preserved in these early shorts that chronicle the development of Fields' irascible screen persona
Three ages by Buster Keaton( visu )
25 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 378 libraries worldwide
[Three ages] Romantic misadventures from the dawn of man in the Stone Age, through the gladiatorial arenas of Ancient Rome to the city streets of the American Jazz Era. A clever parody of D.W. Griffith's Intolerance. [The goat] Keaton is mistaken for a nefarious gunslinger named Dead Shot Dan. [My wife's relations] A comedy of domestic turmoil that seems to reflect some of the tensions between Keaton and the Talmadges, his real life in-laws at the time
Seven chances by Buster Keaton( visu )
13 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
The balloonatic: Buster is carried by hot air from a cityside amusement park to the rustic country where he ineptly struggles for survival and again somehow manages to stumble into romance
Our hospitality Sherlock Jr. ( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Sherlock Jr. / directed by Buster Keaton. Starring Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joseph Keaton, Ward Crane. Dramatizes the uproarious exploits of a meek theater projectionist turned amateur sleuth. 1924 (44 min.)
The general The playhouse ; Cops ( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
Remastered version of the Keaton classic in which he plays an engineer unable to register for service during the Civil War because he is needed to run his train. Instead, he inadvertently becomes a hero without enlisting
W.C. Fields comedy collection ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
You're telling me!: Sam Bisbee is an inventor who is the laughingstock in his small town. After demonstrating another failed invention, he meets a princess who promises to use her celebrity to turn his luck around
Sherlock Jr. and, Three ages ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
Widely regarded as one of the most visually inventive silent comedies ever made, Sherlock Jr. offers fast-paced slapstick as well as a brilliant deconstruction of the filmmaking process. Keaton stars as a movie theater projectionist who dreams of becoming a super-sleuth and , in one breathtaking sequence, literally steps into the screen to bring his fantasies to life
The Three Stooges in color ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
In Disorder in the court, the Three Stooges are key witnesses in a murder trial, and create havoc in the courtroom. The brideless groom: Shemp is featured as a music professor whose rich uncle has died and left him $500,000, provided he marries within 24 hours. In Sing a song of six pants, the Three Stooges run the Pip Boys tailor shop and chaos abounds when they try to capture a bank robber to get the reward. In Malice in the palace, the Three Stooges are waiters at the Café Casbahbah in the Middle East where they set out to find a hundred-carat diamond from the cursed tomb of King Rutentuten
Seven chances Neighbors ; The balloonatic ( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Seven chances (1925): Keaton stars as Jimmie Shannon, a romantically jinxed young man who must marry by 7:00 pm to inherit seven million dollars; Neighbors (1920): Buster tries to woo his tenement sweetheart in spite of the barriers which stand between them; The balloonatic (1923): Buster is carried by hot air from a cityside amusement park to the rustic country, where he struggles ineptly for survival and somehow manages to stumble into romance
The navigator the boat ; The love nest ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
The navigator (60 min; 1924): Keaton stars as Rollo Treadway, an inexperienced lad of extraordinary wealth, and surprisingly little common sense, who finds himself adrift on an immense 500 ft. yacht ; The boat (22 min.; 1921): Buster and family set sail aboard the homemade Damfino ; The love nest (20 min.; 1923): Buster sets out to sea, forlorn about a lost love
Three ages The goat ; My wife's relations ( visu )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
In Three ages (a parody of D.W. Griffith's Intolerance), Buster Keaton's hard-luck character blunders through time from the dawn of man in the Stone Age, through the gladiatorial arenas of Ancient Rome to the city streets of the American Jazz Era. In The goat, Keaton is mistaken for a nefarious gunslinger named Dead Eye Dan. In My wife's relations, a comedy of domestic turmoil revolves around a man's in-laws
Brideless groom ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Shemp is a lowly voice teacher who stands to inherit a fortune, but there's a catch. To qualify for his inheritance, he must marry someone by six o'clock, but no girl wants to accept his proposal. Finally one of his extremely homely students accepts his hand in marriage, but when the rest of the prospective brides hear about his impending fortune they all show up at the ceremony and a free-for-all ensues
I can hardly wait by Bob Italia( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Curly's sore tooth is the cause of several humorous misadventures for the Three Stooges
Buster Keaton double feature the General [and] Steamboat Bill, Jr ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
The General: Johnnie Grey, a southern locomotive engineer, chases and is chased by the northern yankees who take his girl and his locomotive, the General. Steamboat Bill, Jr.: Willie Canfield returns home from college to help his father manage the family steamboat
Curly classics ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Five comedies starring the Three Stooges. In "Cactus makes perfect," Curly's new gold-seeking invention makes prosperous prospectors out of the trio; in "Gents without cents," Moe, Larry and Curly team up with acrobatic beauties Flo, Mary and Shirley for a lively song and dance revue at a local shipyard; in "Rockin' the Rockies," the Stooges are hired as travel guides for "Nell's Belles" and mayhem follows them along their way out West; in "Whoops, I'm an Indian," the Stooges prove how the West was funny. When their crooked gambling scheme is exposed, Larry, Moe, and Curly disguise as Indians to escape the posse; and, in "Termites of 1938," the Stooges' Acme Exterminators are mistakenly invited to a swanky party and teach the society pests a thing or two about bad manners
The Three Stooges ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Eleven short Three Stooges films, some animated
 
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Bruckman, Clyde A.
Bruckman, Clyde A., 1894-1955
Bruckman, Clyde, d. 1955
Languages
English (257)
German (5)
French (4)
Spanish (2)
Italian (1)
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