skip to content
Chaplin and American culture : the evolution of a star image Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Chaplin and American culture : the evolution of a star image

Author: Charles J Maland
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Focuses on the cultural sources of the on-and-off, love-hate affair between Chaplin and the American public that was perhaps the stormiest in American stardom.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Charlie Chaplin; Charlie Chaplin; Charlie Chaplin; Charles Chaplin; Charles Chaplin
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles J Maland
ISBN: 0691094403 9780691094403 0691028605 9780691028606
OCLC Number: 18190838
Description: xxi, 442 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: To the Top --
Chaplin, the Early Films, and the Rise to Stardom --
The Rough-Edged Diamond: Charlie at Keystone --
"Chaplinitis": Charlie at Essanay --
The Genteel Tradition and the "Vulgar" Charlie --
Romance and Pathos: The "Refining" of Charlie --
The Perils of Popularity --
Chaplin's Star Image in the Mutual Period --
The Further "Refining" of Charlie --
Chaplin the "Slacker"? --
The First Marriage and Divorce --
Troubles at First National --
At the Top: Charlie and the 1920s --
From The Kid to The Gold Rush --
Finishing Up at First National --
Interviews and Writings in the Early 1920s --
Branching Out: A Woman of Paris --
Creating an Epic: The Gold Rush --
Cultivating the Intelligentsia --
Struggling through the Twenties --
Chaplin and Lita Grey --
Mixed Reviews: The Press and the Second Divorce --
The Burdens of Being Funny: The Circus --
Charlie and the Threat of the Talkies --
Farewell to the Twenties: City Lights --
The Challenge of Progressive Politics --
The Depression, the World Tour, and Modern Times --
A Comedian Sees--and Comments on--the World --
Critics, Artists, and Depression America --
Chaplin's Public Politics before 1936 --
Modern Times: Production, Publicity, and Promotion --
Modern Times: Political Ambiguity and Critical Response --
The Popular Front, The Great Dictator, and the Second Front, 1936-1942 --
The Popular Front and American Antifascism --
The Great Dictator: Preparation, Production, and Promotion --
The Great Dictator and the Aesthetic Contract.
Responsibility: Charles J. Maland.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"[Here is] the story behind Charlie Chaplin's rise and fall from grace in the public eye, his attempts to redeem his stardom, his twenty-year banishment from the United States, and his qualified Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/18190838> # Chaplin and American culture : the evolution of a star image
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "18190838" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Place/princeton_n_j> ; # Princeton, N.J.
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869077> ; # Comedians
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/celebrites_etats_unis> ; # Célébrités--États-Unis
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027225> ; # Motion picture producers and directors
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Thing/cinema_films> ; # Cinema films
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/producteurs_et_realisateurs_de_cinema_etats_unis> ; # Producteurs et réalisateurs de cinéma--États-Unis
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/comiques_etats_unis> ; # Comiques--États-Unis
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/motion_picture_producers_and_directors_united_states> ; # Motion picture producers and directors--United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/renommee> ; # Renommée
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Place/united_states> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Place/etats_unis> ; # États-Unis
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> ; # Civilization
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Person/chaplin_charlie_1889_1977> ; # Charlie Chaplin
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007003837> ; # Celebrities--United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850072> ; # Celebrities
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/920123> ; # Fame
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/comedians_united_states> ; # Comedians--United States
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/14767533> ; # Charles Chaplin
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.430280924/e19/> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "1989" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/59241562> ; # Charles J. Maland
   schema:datePublished "1989" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/808110572> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Chaplin and American culture : the evolution of a star image"@en ;
   schema:productID "18190838" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/18190838#PublicationEvent/princeton_n_j_princeton_university_press_1989> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Agent/princeton_university_press> ; # Princeton University Press
   schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/hbz/toc/ht003495152.pdf> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691094403> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691028606> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9008993> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/18190838> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Agent/princeton_university_press> # Princeton University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Princeton University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Person/chaplin_charlie_1889_1977> # Charlie Chaplin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1889" ;
   schema:deathDate "1977" ;
   schema:familyName "Chaplin" ;
   schema:givenName "Charlie" ;
   schema:name "Charlie Chaplin" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Place/princeton_n_j> # Princeton, N.J.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Princeton, N.J." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/celebrites_etats_unis> # Célébrités--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Célébrités--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/comiques_etats_unis> # Comiques--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Comiques--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/motion_picture_producers_and_directors_united_states> # Motion picture producers and directors--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107730> ;
   schema:name "Motion picture producers and directors--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/808110572#Topic/producteurs_et_realisateurs_de_cinema_etats_unis> # Producteurs et réalisateurs de cinéma--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Producteurs et réalisateurs de cinéma--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007003837> # Celebrities--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Celebrities--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027225> # Motion picture producers and directors
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Motion picture producers and directors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850072> # Celebrities
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Celebrities"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> # Civilization
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civilization"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869077> # Comedians
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Comedians"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/920123> # Fame
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Fame"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14767533> # Charles Chaplin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1889" ;
   schema:deathDate "1975" ;
   schema:deathDate "1977" ;
   schema:familyName "Chaplin" ;
   schema:givenName "Charles" ;
   schema:givenName "Charlie" ;
   schema:name "Charles Chaplin" ;
   schema:name "Charlie Chaplin" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59241562> # Charles J. Maland
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Maland" ;
   schema:givenName "Charles J." ;
   schema:name "Charles J. Maland" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691028606>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0691028605" ;
   schema:isbn "9780691028606" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691094403>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0691094403" ;
   schema:isbn "9780691094403" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.