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Totheroh, Roland H. 1890-1967

Overview
Works: 130 works in 521 publications in 8 languages and 7,666 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Silent films  History  Parodies, imitations, etc  Interviews  Short films  Romantic comedy films  Dark comedy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Cinematographer, Photographer, Illustrator, Contributor
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Roland H Totheroh
Publications by Roland H Totheroh
Publications by Roland H Totheroh, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Roland H Totheroh
City lights a comedy romance in pantomime by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
56 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,495 libraries worldwide
The Little Tramp becomes enamored of a blind flower seller and allows her to mistake him for a wealthy duke. Determined to get money for an operation to restore her sight, he succeeds but is plagued by the eccentricities of a millionaire, which land him in jail. After his release, he is more down-and-out than ever when he encounters the object of his love, who can see
The great dictator by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
54 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,448 libraries worldwide
Chaplin plays the double role of the persecuted Jewish barber and Adenoid Hynkel, dictator of Tomania. The barber is imprisoned, escapes, and is finally mistaken for the dictator at which point he makes an impassioned, humanistic speech which amazes the dictator's followers
Gold rush ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
The Little Tramp searches for gold and love in the Klondike. Includes both a restored version of the original 1925 silent film, and the 1942 re-issue, the latter featuring a new score and narration written and spoken by Charles Chaplin
Modern times by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
53 editions published between 1935 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 951 libraries worldwide
This movie is a devastating satire on the effects of mass production on the lives of factory workers, with Charlie as a factory worker, jailbird, night watchman, and a singing waiter
The kid by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
27 editions published between 1921 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 746 libraries worldwide
Charlot recueille malgré lui un bébé abandonné. Quelques années plus tard, le petit garçon et le vagabon font équipe pour gagner leur vie. Mais le jour où l'enfant tombe malade, les services sociaux tentent de les séparer
The gold rush by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
71 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 723 libraries worldwide
Classic Chaplin (the Little Tramp) prospects for gold, gets involved with a dance hall girl, and deals with a burly competitor during the Yukon gold rush
Monsieur Verdoux a comedy of murders by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
33 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Chaplin is a twentieth-century Bluebeard, an enigmatic family man who goes to extreme lengths to support his wife and child, attempting to bump off a series of wealthy widows
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 Count of Monte Cristo ( visu )
2 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Edmond Dantes is a common seaman falsely accused of spying during the Napoleonic Wars. Imprisoned without trial in the infamous Chateau d'If, he spends over a decade in solitary confinement. With the aid of a fellow captive, he makes a daring escape. Once outside, he fabricates a stately new identity as the Count of Monte Cristo and vows to bring the villains who framed him to justice. A classic swashbuckler based on the 1844 novel by Alexandre Dumas
The circus by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
37 editions published between 1923 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 109 libraries worldwide
A king in New York: A king fleeing a revolution takes refuge in the USA. He is led by an advertising agent to make commercials, is suspected of being a communist, testifies before the Un-American Activities Committee and returns to Europe
Charlie Chaplin special ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in No Linguistic Content and held by 54 libraries worldwide
The Kid: The lovable tramp cares for an abandoned child, but events put that relationship in jeopardy. This was Chaplin's first silent feature film and launched the career of child star Jackie Coogan
Charlie Chaplin : the early years ( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Chaplin's comedies in their original, uncut form
The vagabond by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
8 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 19 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 Mutual films ( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 11 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
Limelight by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in French and Italian and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Set in 1914 London, the film stars Chaplin as an aging music hall comic who's convinced he can no longer move people to laughter. But he gets a final opportunity to shine when he saves a young, equally desperate ballet dancer from suicide, then guides her to triumph on the stage
The Best of Chaplin ( visu )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Three silent comedies with captions and musical sound track
 
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Roland Totheroh Amerikaans director of photography (1890-1967)
Roland Totheroh caméraman américain
Roland Totheroh direttore della fotografia statunitense
Roland Totheroh US-amerikanischer Kameramann
Toteroh, Rollie 1890-1967
Tothero, Rollie 1890-1967
Totheroh R. H.
Totheroh, R. H. 1890-1967
Totheroh, R. H. (Roland H.), 1890-1967
Totheroh, Rol 1890-1967
Totheroh, Roland
Totheroh, Roland 1890-1967
Totheroh Roland H.
Totheroh, Roland H. 1890-1967
Totheroh, Rolland H.
Totheroh, Rolland H. 1890-1967
Totheroh Rollie
Totheroh, Rollie 1890-1967
Totheroh Rollie H.
Totheroh, Rollie H. 1890-1967
Ρόλαντ Τόθερο αμερικανός κινηματογραφιστής
Роланд Тотеро
رولند توترو
ローランド・トザロー
Languages
English (226)
Spanish (34)
German (27)
Italian (19)
French (12)
Portuguese (5)
Multiple languages (3)
Chinese (2)
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