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Keystone Kops

Overview
Works: 96 works in 135 publications in 1 language and 1,521 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Parodies, imitations, etc  History  Comedy films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1995.9.C55, 791.4375
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The best of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Includes 2 parodies of the horror genre and a film where Abbott and Costello pursue a man who swindled them into buying a fake movie studio. Also includes a compilation of classic routines from 18 of their most popular films; a tribute to their careers hosted by Jerry Seinfeld; and a behind-the-scenes look at the duo's popular films as they meet Frankenstein, Dracula, and the Wolf Man
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
Tillie's punctured romance by Mack Sennett( visu )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2006 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
A country maid falls for a con man who steals her money. Charlie plays a city slicker and the Keystone Cops capture him after a boat chase
The first kings of comedy collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
A hilarious tribute to the era of silent slapstick comedy and all the uproarious comedians who built the comedy genre
Tillie's punctured romance Mabel's married life ( visu )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
In "Tillie's punctured romance," Chaplin as a big city golddigger plots to fleece Tillie of her abundant riches, but fails to anticipate the thunder of her wrath once his ignoble intentions are exposed. In "Mabel's married life," Charlie must confront a beefy prizefighter to win back his wife Mabel
Keystone tonight! Mack Sennett comedies ( visu )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
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."
The extra girl ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
"Sue Graham lives in the tiny hamlet of River Bend. When her parents refuse to let her marry her sweetheart, Dave Giddings, she enters a movie contest and wins. But Sue finds stardom in Hollywood very elusive and winds up working in the wardrobe department at a studio. She convinces her parents to sell everything they have to join her in Hollywood, but they are taken in by a swindler and lose all their money. Giddings comes out to help Sue get a better job, but she is determined to track down the swindler and get the money back. Eventually she is successful and everyone returns to River Bend."--Janiss Garza, All Movie Guide
Abbott and Costello meet the Keystone Kops ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Presents a 1950s version of the original Keystone Kops, which, like the first Kops, were trained by Mack Sennett. Harry and Willis, who have been swindled in New York, follow the crook to Hollywood, where they team up with the Keystone Kops to bring him to justice
When comedy was king ( visu )
2 editions published between 1960 and 1987 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
Celebrates the movies of the great comedians of the silent film era with clips from classic scenes
The Keystone comedies ( visu )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A collection of early "slapstick" comedies produced by Mack Sennett for the Keystone Film Company
The Golden age of comedy by Robert Youngson( visu )
2 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
A compilation of American silent comedies from 1914 to 1929. Includes sequences showing Laurel and Hardy, Will Rogers, Jean Harlow, Carole Lombard, Ben Turpin, Harry Langdon, and the Keystone Cops
Slapstick encyclopedia (1909-1929) ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 36 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 36 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 36 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
The golden age of comedy the '20s and '30s ( visu )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Hold on to your sides -- here come the greatest hits and finest performances of those pioneer pie-throwers, rascally rogues, homespun humorists, crazy cops, and more
The Original Keystone comedies, volume one ( visu )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Fatty has rival problems in his romance, mother-in-law problems, and then finds himself down on his luck
Double feature 2 hilarious slapstick classic features ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Features 4 Keystone Cops short films: the Bangville police; Love, speed and thrills, Her painted hero, and Wife and auto trouble; and 4 Buster Keaton comedies: The blacksmith, The boat, The paleface, and Daydreams
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 22 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."
The Original Keystone comedies, volume two ( visu )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The Keystone cops, with Fatty Arbuckle, in three of the original silent films
Krazy Keystone komedies ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Silent comedy fiilms produced by Mack Sennett at Keystone. Mack Sennett was an innovator of slapstick comedy in film. During his lifetime, he was known as 'the King of Comedy.' Born Michael Sinnott in Richmond, Quebec, Canada, Sennett was a son of Irish immigrants. His father was a blacksmith in the small Eastern Townships village. Sennett became a singer, dancer, clown, actor, set designer and director for Biograph, and founded Keystone Studios in 1912 together with Adam Kessel. Many important actors were discovered by him and started their career at Keystone. Those include Charlie Chaplin, Raymond Griffith, Gloria Swanson, Ford Sterling, the Keystone Cops and many more. This DVD features over three hours of the best of Mack Sennett's Keystone comedies starring such comic luminaries as Mabel Normand, Fatty Arbuckle, and Mack Swain
 
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