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W.C. Fields : a life on film

Author: Ronald J Fields; Richard W Bann
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [1984] ©1984
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Provides plot summaries, cast, credits, and stills for all of Fields' films, explains why he made each film, and discusses his long career as a performer.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Biography
Named Person: W C Fields; W C Fields; W C Fields
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald J Fields; Richard W Bann
ISBN: 0312853114 9780312853112 0312853122 9780312853129
OCLC Number: 10375706
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 256 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Key to Reading This Book --
Prologue --
First Film-No Title --
Pool Sharks --
His Lordship's Dilemma --
lnterlude --
Broadway After Dark --
Janice Meredith --
A Stage Break --
Sally of the Sawdust --
That Royle Girl --
It's the Old Army Game --
So's Your Old Man --
The Potters --
Running Wild --
Two Flaming Youths --
Tillie's Punctured Romance --
Fools for Luck --
A Time for Change --
The Golf Specialist --
Another Interlude --
Her Majesty Love --
Million Dollar Legs --
If I Had a Million --
Mack Sennett Shorts --
The Dentist --
Fatal Glass of Beer --
Pharmacist --
Barber Shop --
Hip Action --
International House --
Hollywood on Parade --
Tillie and Gus --
Alice in Wonderland --
Six of a Kind --
You're Telling Me --
Hollywood on Parade --
The Old Fashioned Way --
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch --
It's a Gift --
David Copperfield --
Mississippi --
Man on the Flying Trapeze --
Poppy --
An Interlude with Radio --
Big Broadcast of 1938 --
Paramount Parting --
You Can't Cheat an Honest Man --
My Little Chickadee --
Bank Dick --
Never Give a Sucker an Even Break --
Laziest Golfer --
Tales of Manhattan --
Follow the Boys --
Song of the Open Road --
Sensations of 1945 - Epilogue.
Other Titles: WC Fields.
Responsibility: Ronald J. Fields ; filmography compiled by Richard W. Bann.

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Provides plot summaries, cast, credits, and stills for all of Fields' films, explains why he made each film, and discusses his long career as a performer.

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