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Campbell, Eric

Overview
Works: 96 works in 212 publications in 2 languages and 1,581 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Eric Campbell
Publications by Eric Campbell
Publications by Eric Campbell, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Eric Campbell
 
Most widely held works by Eric Campbell
The Chaplin mutuals ( visu )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Originally produced by Charlie Chaplin in 1916 and 1917 as 12 individual short silent comedy films
The rallying point; my story of the New Guard by Eric Campbell( Book )
7 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 198 libraries worldwide
The Chaplin Mutuals ( visu )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 177 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 )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 168 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 )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Four early films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. The Count: Charlie, an inept tailor's assistant, and his boss are rivals for the affections of Miss Moneybags. The Vagabond: Charlie as a street violinist falls in love only to win, lose, and regain the lady who is discovered to be wealthy. The Fireman: Charlie is a clumsy but eager apprentice fireman. Behind the screen: A satire of life at a silent movie studio, a thinly veiled satire of Mack Sennett's Keystone Company
The Chaplin Mutual comedies ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
A group of silent comedies produced within an 18 month period, many featuring Chaplin's signature Little Tramp character
Chaplin & Co. the music hall tradition ( visu )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 39 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
Charlie Chaplin the early masterpieces ( visu )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Collector's edition contains 9 classic Chaplin films. Digitally remastered and restored with the addition of a new piano score. Features include exclusive Chaplin biography with little known facts about the artist
Charlie Chaplin ( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Chaplin's comedies in their original, uncut form
The Immigrant by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
6 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A penniless immigrant befriends a girl on the boat and later helps her in a café
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Hal Roach: the lot of fun: From the late 1920's through the Depression, Laurel and Hardy were the jewel in the crown of the Hal Roach Studio. These seven films present excerpts and complete films of their great silent short comedies and also includes the Our Gang comedy team in "Dogs of war."
Charlie Chaplin festival ( visu )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Charlie Chaplin collection by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
5 editions published between 1915 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 16 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
Behind the screen by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
5 editions published between 1916 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 11 libraries worldwide
"Three movies are being shot simultaneously and Charlie is an overworked scene shifter. The foreman is waited on hand and foot until all the shifters but Charlie go on strike. A girl looking for work pretends to be a man and helps Charlie. Charlie discovers her gender and falls in love with her. The foreman thinks they are homosexual and in the ensuing fight they become involved in a long pie throwing scene from one of the movies in production. The frustrated workers dynamite the studio."--Internet movie database
The Charlie Chaplin festival ( visu )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2004 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Chaplin agreed to do a series of twelve films for The Mutual Film Company. The immigrants (11th of 12) is a social satire of the immigrant experience. In The adventurer (12th of 12) an escaped convict ends up at a judge's party. In The cure (10th of 12) a wealthy alcoholic visits a health spa and his secret liquor supply gets dumped in the mineral spring. In Easy Street (9th of 12) Charlie becomes a policeman in the city's toughest neighborhood
The cure by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
7 editions published between 1917 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Chaplin causes mayhem, finds romance, and cures his alcohol addiction at a fancy hotel/spa-resort.--Peter De Domenico, 6/94
Charlie Chaplin the Mutual films ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Charlie Chaplin entered movies in 1914. In 1916 he became the highest paid entertainer in the world, when he signed a contract with the Mutual Film Corporation for a salary of $670,000. Mutual built Chaplin his very own studio and allowed him total freedom to make twelve two-reel films during this fruitful twelve-month period. Not surprisingly, he had the time of his life, and recognised this period of filmmaking as the most inventive and liberating of his career. This disc ... contains six of the Mutual films."--Container
The little tramp, Charlie Chaplin ( visu )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The adventurer ( visu )
4 editions published between 1917 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 6 libraries worldwide
"Chaplin plays an escaped convict on the run from prison guards. He falls into favor with a wealthy family after he saves a young lady (Edna Purviance) from drowning, but her suitor (Eric Campbell) does everything he can to have Chaplin apprehended by the officials."--Wikipedia, accessed 2013/12/19
Charlot policeman ( visu )
in Undetermined and held by 6 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Campbell, Alfred Eric 1879–1917
Languages
English (69)
Spanish (1)
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