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Arbuckle, Roscoe 1887-1933

Overview
Works: 337 works in 511 publications in 1 language and 7,712 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  History  Film adaptations  Comedy films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Production personnel, Dedicatee, Costume designer, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Roscoe Arbuckle
Publications by Roscoe Arbuckle
Publications by Roscoe Arbuckle, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Roscoe Arbuckle
 
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Most widely held works by Roscoe Arbuckle
The dragon painter ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in No Linguistic Content and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Restoration of "The wrath of the gods, or, the destruction of Sakura-Jima", Thomas Ince's full-length 1914 feature film as a restored tinted print featuring Hayakawa as the patriarch of a family carrying a curse
The best Arbuckle/Keaton collection ( visu )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
A collection of 12 originally silent films with English intertitles and added musical accompaniment
The cook and other treasures ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
The Cook : When a tough guy annoys the pretty cashier, the waiter and a feisty dog come to her defense. A reckless romeo : A philandering husband is caught when his attempts at indiscretion are filmed by a newsreel camerman. Number please: a man chases his girlfriend's dog around a seaside resort, on the roller-coaster and merry-go-round
Arbuckle & Keaton ( visu )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
[Out West] Arbuckle's first attempt at movie parody, poking fun at the already cliched cowboy western. The film also contains some heavy racism
Arbuckle & Keaton ( visu )
7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
[Rough house] Contains Arbuckle's famous "roll dance," where at the breakfast table, he sticks two forks each into a separate roll and then uses them to do a parody of Charlie Chaplin's walk. Chaplin, appreciating the gag, later expanded on it for use in his film "The Gold Rush."
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
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
Keystone by Dave Douglas( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 87 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
The forgotten films of Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 87 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
Charlie Chaplin ( visu )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Collection of 57 classic silent films, including Chaplin's screen debut in 1914
In the beginning film comedy pioneers ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 75 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
Keaton, Arbuckle and St. John ( visu )
2 editions published in 1998 in Undetermined and English and held by 63 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
Slapstick encyclopedia a celebration of American silent comedy ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A set of 28 short classic films from the golden age of comedy
When comedy was king ( visu )
5 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
Celebrates the movies of the great comedians of the silent film era with clips from classic scenes
Fatty Arbuckle (1915) ( visu )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
A collection of short silent films produced in 1915 starring Fatty Arbuckle
The Keystone comedies ( visu )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
A collection of early "slapstick" comedies produced by Mack Sennett for the Keystone Film Company
Tagebuch einer Verlorenen Diary of a lost girl ( visu )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
A pharmacist's daughter seduced by her father's assistant has a child and is banished to a repressive reform school. Escaping, she makes her way penniless to a brothel where she lives for the moment
Slapstick encyclopedia (1909-1929) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Highlighting the Golden Age of screen comedy as it has never been presented before, "Slapstick Encyclopedia" collects more than fifty silent short comedies with new musical soundtracks. Laurel and Hardy, Fatty Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Mack Sennett, Charlie Chaplin, Harold Lloyd, Harry Langdon, Will Rogers, Ben Turpin and more, from the early innovators, who redesigned the routines of vaudeville with narrative form, to the celebrated masters whose inspired improvisations helped establish the world dominance of American film, "Slapstick Encyclopedia" is your laugh-filled tour of this eternally appealing art
Hollywood's classic comedy teams ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 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
Slapstick encyclopedia (1909-1929) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Highlighting the Golden Age of screen comedy as it has never been presented before, "Slapstick Encyclopedia" collects more than fifty silent short comedies with new musical soundtracks. Laurel and Hardy, Fatty Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Mack Sennett, Charlie Chaplin, Harold Lloyd, Harry Langdon, Will Rogers, Ben Turpin and more--from the early innovators, who redesigned the routines of vaudeville with narrative form, to the celebrated masters whose inspired improvisations helped establish the world dominance of American film, "Slapstick Encyclopedia" is your laugh-filled tour of this eternally appealing art
 
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Alternative Names
Arbuckle, Fatty, 1887-1933
Arbuckle, Roscoe, 1887-1933
Arbuckle, Roscoe Conkling 1887-1933
Arbuckle, Roscoe 'Fatty' 1887-1933
Conkling Arbuckle, Roscoe 1887-1933
Fatty, 1887-1933
Good, Will B., 1887-1933
Goodrich, William, 1887-1933
Goodrich, William B., 1887-1933
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English (107)
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