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Arbuckle, Roscoe 1887-1933

Overview
Works: 361 works in 580 publications in 2 languages and 8,015 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Drama  Comedy films  Short films  Film adaptations  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Slapstick comedy films  Television comedies  Documentary television programs  Television programs 
Roles: Actor, Director, Performer, Restager, Production personnel, Author, Dedicatee, Costume designer, Scenarist, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Roscoe Arbuckle
Publications by Roscoe Arbuckle
Publications by Roscoe Arbuckle, published posthumously.
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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 230 libraries worldwide
Screen snapshots: "An Impromptu Comedy. Charles Murray, 'Fatty' Arbuckle and Sessue Hayakawa stage an original comedy for 'Screen Snapshots.'" -- Opening intertitles
The best Arbuckle/Keaton collection ( visu )
6 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
A collection of 12 originally silent films with English intertitles and added musical accompaniment
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
The cook and other treasures ( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 167 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 )
8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 167 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 )
8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 152 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."
Keaton, Arbuckle and St. John ( visu )
2 editions published in 1998 in Undetermined and English and held by 94 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
The first kings of comedy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 91 libraries worldwide
A hilarious tribute to the era of silent slapstick comedy and all the uproarious comedians who built the comedy genre
The forgotten films of Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 91 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
Tagebuch einer Verlorenen Diary of a lost girl by G. W Pabst( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and German and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Pharmacist's daughter is seduced by her father's assistant, has a child as a result, and is placed in a militarisitic house of correction
Charlie Chaplin by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
3 editions published between 1915 and 2008 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Disc 1 includes: Shoulder Arms (1918); The Champion (1915); The Kid (1921). Disc 2 includes: Easy Street (1917); The Vagabond (1916); Work (1915); The Tramp (1915); The Knockout (1914), and Kid Auto Races at Venice (1914)
Keystone by Dave Douglas( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 81 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
In the beginning film comedy pioneers ( visu )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 60 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
The Keystone comedies ( visu )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
A collection of early "slapstick" comedies produced by Mack Sennett for the Keystone Film Company
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Keystone tonight: Mack Sennett's influence as producer and director at the Keystone Studios refined the comedic art form. This volume presents a sampling of rare treats from Sennett's incubator of comic insanity and offers a composite image of the "Sennett style."
When comedy was king ( visu )
5 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and held by 40 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 39 libraries worldwide
A collection of short silent films produced in 1915 starring Fatty Arbuckle
Hollywood's classic comedy teams ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 35 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 33 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
Slapstick encyclopedia (1909-1929) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 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
Arbuckle, Roscoe 1887-1933
Arbuckle, Roscoe Conkling 1887-1933
Arbuckle, Roscoe 'Fatty' 1887-1933
Conkling Arbuckle, Roscoe 1887-1933
Fatty 1887-1933
Fatty Arbuckle
Good Will B. 1887-1933
Goodrich, William 1887-1933
Goodrich William B. 1887-1933
Roscoe Arbuckle acteur américain
Roscoe Arbuckle actor estadounidense
Roscoe Arbuckle americký herec němého filmu, komik, režisér a scénárista
Roscoe Arbuckle Amerikaans acteur
Roscoe Arbuckle amerikai színész, filmrendező
Roscoe Arbuckle amerykański aktor
Roscoe Arbuckle attore, produttore cinematografico e regista statunitense
Roscoe Arbuckle US-amerikanischer Schauspieler und Regisseur
Роско Арбакл
Роско Арбакль
רוסקו ארבוקל
راسکو آربوکل بازیگر و کارگردان آمریکایی
روسكو آرباكل
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English (122)
German (1)
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