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Campbell, Eric

Overview
Works: 69 works in 227 publications in 5 languages and 1,529 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Comedy films  Short films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biography  Biographical films  Sports films  Coming-of-age films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Lyricist, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Eric Campbell
Publications by Eric Campbell
Publications by Eric Campbell, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Eric Campbell
The rallying point; my story of the New Guard by Eric Campbell( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
Chaplin's Goliath in search of Scotland's forgotten star ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Presents the life of silent film star Eric Campbell, who appeared in many of Charlie Chaplin's films as a villain. Follows the life of the Scottish actor from Dunoon in Scotland, through his years in the music halls, to his short but intense film career and the bizarre final six months of his life before he was killed in an automobile accident in December 1917
The Chaplin Mutuals ( visu )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Four early films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. One a.m.: Charlie arrives home inebriated and tries to get into his house, upstairs and to bed. The Pawnshop: As a pawnbroker's helper, the objects in the shop provide a cornucopia of great prop-related gags for Charlie's antics. The Floorwalker: This first Chaplin Mutual involves Charlie as a lowly clerk with an embezzling manager and a fantastic escalator sequence. The Rink: Charlie, as a waiter somehow adjourns to a roller skating rink where he is revealed as a virtuoso on wheels
The Chaplin Mutuals ( visu )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
Between May 1916 and October 1917, Chaplin produced a series of twelve films for the Mutual Film corporation which are considered his finest short comedies. This volume presents four films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. The Immigrant (11th Mutual film): Charlie and Edna are immigrants to the land of Liberty. The Adventurer (12th Mutual film): Charlie, an escaped convict, impersonates a wealthy yachtsman. The Cure (10th Mutual film): Chaplin is a wealthy inebriate drying out at a sanitarium. Easy Street (9th Mutual film): Charlie become a policemen in the city's toughest neighborhood
The Chaplin mutuals ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters, each of whom becomes involved with different people and situations, including an arson plot with a girlfriend's father, and a boss who impersonates a count
The Chaplin mutuals ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters, each of whom becomes involved with different people and situations, including an arson plot with a girlfriend's father, and a boss who impersonates a count
Chaplin & Co. : the music hall tradition ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
The most celebrated figure of slapstick, Charles Chaplin has risen to become one of popular culture's most recognizable icons. This film salutes Chaplin with a pair of vintage, remastered Chaplin comedies, a rediscovered piece of footage in which he conducts an orchestra and a collection of comedies that explore the music hall roots of the British-born American master
The Chaplin mutuals ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Originally produced by Charlie Chaplin in 1916 and 1917 as 12 individual short silent comedy films
The essential Charlie Chaplin collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Four Charlie Chaplin films
The vagabond by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
17 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Charlie stands outside a saloon door playing a violin with his left hand. A brass band plays outside another door to the saloon. When he is finished playing, Charlie walks into the bar, hat in hand, asking for donations. He is ignored while the men inside the bar applaud the band outside. The bandleader enters, hat in hand, and is given money from the men inside. Charlie competes, and manages to get some small change from a patron. Furious, the bandleader hits him and a fight ensues. Men flee. The band members chase Charlie in a circle in and out of the saloon. Charlie hides by a door while the band runs past, then slinks back into the now-empty bar and steals a shot of whiskey. He then leaves, and the band and men re-enter the bar
Charlie Chaplin : the early years ( visu )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Chaplin's comedies in their original, uncut form
The adventurer by Robert Enrico( visu )
16 editions published between 1916 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 20 libraries worldwide
The Floorwalker, Charlie hired as a floorwalker in a large department store-- much to manager Eric Campbell's regret. By the sea, Charlie impersonates a bumbling seaside stroller, who quickly proves to be a walking disaster area
Charlie Chaplin collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The Charlie Chaplin collection contains 36 silent films with production dates from 1914 through 1921. "Charlie Chaplin is considered one of the greatest filmmakers in the history of American cinema. With his trademark baggy pants, oversized shoes, tiny jacket, bowler hat, and a moustache trimmed down to tooth brush size, he took Hollywood by storm. His writing, direction and comic timing put him head and shoulders above his fellow Hollywood filmmakers"--Container
Charlie Chaplin festival ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The cure by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
13 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Charlie attends a water cure retreat in order to deal with his drinking problem, there he encounters a pretty girl and a man who has gout. Fighting off a sadistic masseur, Charlie returns to his room, where we find out that he has arrived well equipped with a cache of bottled liquor. But it isn't long before he is discovered and forced to empty the bottles. The liquor is accidentaly dumped into the curative waters, the guests go wild. and Charlie vows to keep away from the stuff forever
The immigrant by James Gray( visu )
5 editions published in 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Ewa Cybulski and her sister sail to New York from their native Poland in search of a new start and the American dream. When they reach Ellis Island, doctors discover that Magda is ill, and the two women are separated. Ewa is released onto the mean streets of Manhattan while her sister is quarantined. Alone, with nowhere to turn and desperate to reunite with Magda, Ewa quickly falls prey to Bruno, a charming but wicked man who takes her in and forces her into prostitution
 
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Campbell, Alfred Eric 1879–1917
Eric Campbell acteur américain
Eric Campbell attore britannico
Eric Campbell britisk skodespelar
Eric Campbell britisk skuespiller
Eric Campbell Brits acteur (1879-1917)
Eric Campbell brittisk skådespelare
Eric Campbell schottischer Schauspieler
Erik Kempbell
Ерік Кемпбелл
Кэмпбелл, Эрик
Эрик Кэмпбелл британский актёр-комик
اریک کمپبل بازیگر بریتانیایی
エリック・キャンベル
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