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Keaton, Buster

Overview
Works: 30 works in 111 publications in 7 languages and 173 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Silent films  Western films  Short films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Interviews  Slapstick comedy films  Romance films  Documentary films 
Roles: Performer, Author, Director, Dedicatee, Film editor, Actor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Buster Keaton
Publications by Buster Keaton
Most widely held works about Buster Keaton
 
Most widely held works by Buster Keaton
Steamboat Bill, Jr. by Charles Riesner( visu )
20 editions published between 1928 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 25 libraries worldwide
[Steamboat Bill, Jr.] Follows the adventures of a spoiled young man forced by his father to learn the ropes of riverboating. [Convict 13] Keaton struggles for survival inside prison walls. [Daydreams] Keaton tries to find his niche by trying out various professions
The navigator by Buster Keaton( visu )
12 editions published between 1924 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Zwijgende, komische film
Three ages by Buster Keaton( visu )
9 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 10 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
The Cameraman by Edward Sedgwick( visu )
9 editions published between 1928 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Briljante zwijgende film met Buster Keaton, die graag een goed cameraman wil worden voor het journaal, maar steeds te laat is. Uiteindelijk komt alles toch nog goed als hij per ongeluk uniek filmmateriaal aflevert
Sherlock Jr. by Buster Keaton( visu )
8 editions published between 1924 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Ein Filmvorführer, dessen Hobby es ist, sich als Amateurdetektiv zu bestätigen, gerät durch Diebstahlsverdacht in Bedrängnis. Im Traum entlarvt er, als Filmheld, seinen Nebenbuhler als Verbrecher. Keatons originellste und spektakulärste Stummfilmkomödie, zugleich eine der gelungensten Auseinandersetzungen des Mediums Film mit sich selbst
El navegante The Navigator ( visu )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Un chico inexperto con una salud a prueba de bombas (y una sorprendente falta de sentido común), se encuentra a la deriva en "The Navigator", un barco sin nadie más a bordo salvo una chica igual de ingenua que él
Go West ; The big store by Edward Buzzell( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 7 libraries worldwide
En grønskolling slutter venskab med en ko, som han medbringer overalt
Go West by Buster Keaton( visu )
7 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 6 libraries worldwide
[Go West] A hapless young man, heeding the expansionist call of Horace Greeley, idealistically hops a freight train to meet his destiny. [The scarecrow] Follows the unhealthy competition between roommates vying for the attentions of a young lady. [The paleface] Buster helps a Native American tribe defend their land from greedy developers
Comedy legend Buster Keaton ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
A collection of comedy films featuring Buster Keaton
The General by Peter Krämer( Book )
5 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Johnny Gray is a Southern engineer on the Western and Atlantic Rail Road running through Georgia. When the American Civil War is declared Johnny attempts to enlist but he is told he is more valuable as an engineer. Then Johnny's train "The General" is stolen by Union spies. Johnny sets out in hot pursuit
Keaton et Cie, les burlesques américains du "muet." by Jean Pierre Coursodon( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Buster Keaton : interviews by Buster Keaton( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Reminscences of his theatrical and movie career
Joseph M. Schenk présente Buster Keaton dans Frigo et la baleine (The love nest) = Das Liebesnest ( visu )
3 editions published in 2001 in German and French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Stummfilmkomödie über einen Mann, der nach einer gescheiterten Verlobung beschließt, eine Seereise zu machen, um seinen Kummer zu vergessen
Buster Keaton by David Robinson( Book )
2 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Arbuckle and Keaton : their 14 film collaborations by James L Neibaur( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"These films, with Arbuckle in his prime and Keaton beginning his magnificent career, were, until recently, unavailable. This is the first book to cover each film, from The Butcher Boy to The Garage. It includes information on plot, production and personnel, and covers the unique master-apprentice relationship between the two silent stars"--Provided by publisher
The saphead Ce crétin de Malec by Buster Keaton( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Der Ballonfahrer Im hohen Norden ; Das vollelektrische Haus ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Buster Keaton by Davide Turconi( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in Italian and held by 1 library worldwide
Limelight by Charlie Chaplin( visu )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1997 in French and English and held by 1 library worldwide
In Chaplin's last major starring role, he portrays an elderly music hall comic named Calvero. His character is responsible for saving a young ballet dancer from suicide by rekindling her spirit to live and guiding her to fame as a prima-ballerina
The paleface by Buster Keaton( visu )
1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"Thanks to asbestos underwear, Buster is accepted by rampaging Indians as a minor god. He becomes top brave and a target of pursuit by rival Indians and land-grabbers"--Videodisc sleeve
 
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Languages
English (51)
German (15)
French (6)
Spanish (5)
Ndonga (4)
Italian (2)
Multiple languages (1)
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