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Havez, Jean 1872-1925

Overview
Works: 203 works in 371 publications in 6 languages and 2,745 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Silent films  Short films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Slapstick comedy films  Chase films  Film adaptations  History  Biography 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Lyricist, Scenarist, Actor, Composer, Writer of accompanying material, Contributor, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4372
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Publications about Jean Havez
Publications by Jean Havez
Publications by Jean Havez, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Jean Havez
 
Most widely held works by Jean Havez
Our hospitality by Buster Keaton( visu )
37 editions published between 1923 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,039 libraries worldwide
Our hospitality: A New York man returns to his southern antebellum home to find himself embroiled in a longstanding feud between his family and that of the woman he loves. Sherlock Jr.: Dramatizes the uproarious exploits of a meek theater projectionist turned amateur sleuth
The navigator by Buster Keaton( visu )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 532 libraries worldwide
[The navigator] Keaton stars as Rollo Treadway, an inexperienced lad of extraordinary wealth, and surprisingly little common sense, who finds himself adrift on an immense 500 ft. yacht. [The boat] A slapstick comedy about the adventures of a land-lubber and his family in their homemade sailboat. [The love nest] Buster sets out to sea, forlorn about a lost love
Three ages by Buster Keaton( visu )
23 editions published between 1981 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 366 libraries worldwide
[Three ages] Romantic misadventures from the dawn of man in the Stone Age, through the gladiatorial arenas of Ancient Rome to the city streets of the American Jazz Era. A clever parody of D.W. Griffith's Intolerance. [The goat] Keaton is mistaken for a nefarious gunslinger named Dead Shot Dan. [My wife's relations] A comedy of domestic turmoil that seems to reflect some of the tensions between Keaton and the Talmadges, his real life in-laws at the time
Sherlock Jr. and, Three ages ( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Widely regarded as one of the most visually inventive silent comedies ever made, Sherlock Jr. offers fast-paced slapstick as well as a brilliant deconstruction of the filmmaking process. Keaton stars as a movie theater projectionist who dreams of becoming a super-sleuth and, in one breathtaking sequence, literally steps into the screen to bring his fantasies to life
Seven chances Neighbors ; The balloonatic ( visu )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Seven chances (1925): Keaton stars as Jimmie Shannon, a romantically jinxed young man who must marry by 7:00 pm to inherit seven million dollars; Neighbors (1920): Buster tries to woo his tenement sweetheart in spite of the barriers which stand between them; The balloonatic (1923): Buster is carried by hot air from a cityside amusement park to the rustic country, where he struggles ineptly for survival and somehow manages to stumble into romance
Sherlock Jr by Buster Keaton( visu )
18 editions published between 1923 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 49 libraries worldwide
A projectionist who is studying to be a detective falls in love with a beautiful girl. After he proposes, his rival steals her father's watch and incriminates him. While at work he falls asleep and dreams of being the detective of the story. Meanwhile the girl discovers the truth and tells her father
Music from the New York stage, volume II 1908-1913 ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Sailing down the Chesapeake Bay by George Botsford( score )
11 editions published in 1913 in 3 languages and held by 29 libraries worldwide
The bachelor by Gary Sinyor( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Confirmed bachelor Jimmie Shannon, desperate to get married within the next twenty-four hours so as not to lose a hundred-million dollar inheritance, almost misses his chance at the money and at love when he bungles his proposal to his independent girlfriend
Everybody works but Father by Jean Havez( score )
6 editions published between 1905 and 1906 in 3 languages and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Grandma's boy ( visu )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
A backward, awkward, shy boy named Sonny is afraid of everything, including his own shadow. After a bully runs him off from the girl that he loves his Grandma tells him about a magic charm his Grandfather used to gain courage. After Sonny begins carrying the charm he singlehandedly captures a killer and teaches the bully a lesson
Dr. Jack ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Country Doctor, Jack Jackson (Lloyd) is called in to treat the Sick-Little-Well-Girl (Davis), who has been making Dr. Saulsbourg and his sanitarium very rich, after years of unsuccessful treatment. Dr. Jack's old fashioned methods do the trick and the quack is sent packing
The darktown poker club : song by Bert Williams( score )
6 editions published between 1913 and 1914 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Buster Keaton collection by Buster Keaton( visu )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Dos de los mejores actores del cine cómico, Buster Keaton y Fatty Arbuckle, juntos en esta fascinante colección que reúne los cuatro mejores cortometrajes que ha dado la historia del cine mudo
Everybody works but father by Jean Havez( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1905 and 1920 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Baritone solo with orchestra accompaniment
Out of the East : song by Joe Rosey( score )
3 editions published between 1918 and 1919 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Sweet Julienne by Jean Havez( score )
2 editions published in 1906 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
El navegante The Navigator ( visu )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Keaton contrae matrimonio y sufre la intimidación de sus cuñados. Su infelicidad es tal que no le quedará más remedio que plantearse la huida a Reno, Nevada, con el objeto de divorciarse y olvidar para siempre a tan abominable familia (Relaciones con mi mujer)
Why don't you quit, quit, quit : comic song & refrain by Jean Havez( score )
3 editions published in 1905 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Chatterbox by Louis Silvers( score )
2 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
 
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Havez, Jean
Havez Jean 1869-1925
Havez, Jean C. 1869-1925
Havez, Jean C. 1872-1925
Jean C. Havez
Жан Хавез
Жан Хейвез
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