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The Resource American slapstick, Volume 2, produced with the cooperation of Looser Than Loose Publishing and Silent Cinema Presentations Inc., The Silent Clowns Film Series, (videorecording)

American slapstick, Volume 2, produced with the cooperation of Looser Than Loose Publishing and Silent Cinema Presentations Inc., The Silent Clowns Film Series, (videorecording)

Label
American slapstick, Volume 2
Title
American slapstick
Title number
Volume 2
Statement of responsibility
produced with the cooperation of Looser Than Loose Publishing and Silent Cinema Presentations Inc., The Silent Clowns Film Series
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
They were the bad boy superstars of the Jazz Age. They told jokes without words, with punchlines made from brickbats and cream pies. Comedy shorts that have been mastered from archival elements and rare collections. Chiefly slapstick comedy shorts, plus one feature film (Charley's Aunt) and three sound shorts (at the end of disc 3)
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/75
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
A4475336 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1992
  • 1893-1971
  • 1885-1965
  • 1895-1962
  • 1886-1951
  • 1889-1962
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roach, Hal
  • Goulding, Alfred
  • White, Jack
  • Lloyd, Harold
  • Chaplin, Syd
  • Fazenda, Louise
  • Christie, Al
  • Pollard, Snub
  • Hamilton, Lloyd
Runtime
440
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
American slapstick, Volume 2, produced with the cooperation of Looser Than Loose Publishing and Silent Cinema Presentations Inc., The Silent Clowns Film Series, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as motion pictures between 1915 and 1937
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (6:03)
  • Bliss
  • (1917)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, Bebe Daniels
  • (11:45)
  • Hey there
  • (1918)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, Bebe Daniels
  • (18:06)
  • Don't shove
  • Disc 1:
  • (1919)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, Bud Jamison, Noah Young
  • (9:39)
  • Dodge your debts
  • (1921)
  • directed by Earl C. Kenton ; produced by Hal Roach Studios ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Gaylord Lloyd
  • (10:24)
  • Looking for trouble
  • (1919)
  • directed by Hal Roach ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Snub Pollard, Marie Mosquini
  • Luke joins the Navy
  • (9:08)
  • Whirl o'the west
  • (1921)
  • directed by Nicholas T. Burrows ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Snub Pollard, Marie Mosquini
  • (5:21)
  • Dippy dentist
  • (1920)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Snub Pollard, Marie Mosquini
  • (8:49)
  • Shiver and shake
  • (1916)
  • (1922)
  • directed by J.A. Howe ; produced by Hal Roach Studios ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Paul Parrott, Jobyna Ralston
  • (3:34)
  • Post no bills
  • (1923)
  • directed by Ralph Cedar ; produced by Hal Roach Studios ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Paul Parrott, Marie Mosquini
  • (9:51)
  • Fresh start
  • (1920)
  • directed by Jack White ; Mermaid Comedies ; distributed by Educational Film Exchanges ; cast: Jimmie Adams
  • directed by Hal Roach ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, Bebe Daniels
  • (16:59)
  • Kid speed
  • (1924)
  • directed by Larry Semon, Noel M. Young ; produced by Chadwyck Pictures Corporation ; distributed by Educational Film Exchanges ; cast: Larry Semon, Dorothy Dwan, Oliver Hardy
  • (18:32)
  • Jonah Jones
  • (1924)
  • directed by Fred Hibbard ; distributed by Educational FIlm Exchanges ; cast: Lloyd Hamilton, Babe London
  • (13:48)
  • Breezing along
  • (4:29)
  • (1927)
  • directed by Norman Taurog ; distributed by Educational FIlm Exchanges ; cast: Lloyd Hamilton
  • (16:28)
  • By the sad sea waves
  • (1917)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, Bebe Daniels
  • (1923)
  • directed by Eddie Lyons ; distributed by Arrow Film Corporation ; cast: Bobby Dunn
  • (13:17)
  • Caught in a park
  • (1915)
  • directed by Frank Griffin ; produced by Keystone Film Company ; distributed by Mutual ; cast: Syd Chaplin, Chester Conklin
  • (13:04)
  • Gussle's wayward path
  • (1915)
  • directed by Charles Avery ; produced by Keystone Film Company ; distributed by Mutual ; cast: Syd Chaplin
  • Disc 2:
  • (13:38)
  • Charley's aunt
  • (1925)
  • directed by Scott Sidney ; produced by Christie Film Company ; cast: Syd Chaplin, Ethel Shannon, Lucien Littlefield, Alec B. Francis, Eulalie Jensen
  • (71:18)
  • Sullivan/Messmer cartoons
  • (11:18)
  • Hobo
  • (1917)
  • directed by Arvid E. Gillstrom ; produced by King Bee Studios ; cast: Billy West, Oliver Hardy
  • (20:47)
  • Oh! Shoot (excerpt)
  • (7:13)
  • Call the wagon
  • (12/12/1923)
  • directed by Scott Sidney ; produced by Christie Film Company ; distributed by Educational Film Exchanges ; cast: Neil Burns
  • (19:12)
  • Cinderella Cinders
  • (1920)
  • directed by Frederick J. Ireland ; produced by Reelcraft Pictures ; cast: Alice Howell
  • (18:50)
  • Hold still
  • Disc 3:
  • (10/10/1926)
  • directed by William Watson ; produced by Christie Film Company ; distributed by Educational Film Exchanges ; cast: Anne Cornwall
  • (9:57)
  • Hash house fraud
  • (6/10/1915)
  • directed by Edwin Frazee ; produced by Keystone Film Company ; distributed by Mutual ; cast: Louise Fazenda, Hugh Fay
  • (11:30)
  • Faro Nell
  • (10/5/1929)
  • directed by William Watson ; produced by Christie Film Company, distributed by Paramount Pictures; cast: Louise Fazenda, Jack Luden
  • Be reasonable
  • (18:04)
  • Hollywood runaround
  • (12/18/1932)
  • directed by Al Christie ; produced by Educational Films ; cast: Monte Collins, Gertrude Messinger
  • (17:24)
  • Playboy number one
  • (11/26/1937)
  • directed by Al Christie ; produced by Educational Films ; cast: Willie Howard
  • (16:56)
  • (1921)
  • directed by Roy de Ruth ; produced by Mack Sennett Comedies ; distributed by Associated First National ; cast: Billy Bevan
  • (15:39)
  • At your service
  • (1921)
  • directed by Noel M. Smith ; produced by Hall Room Boys Photoplays ; cast: Sid Smith
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (440 min.)
Isbn
9781565807778
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 3 DVDs.
Other control number
736899118228
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn232956844
  • (OCoLC)232956844
System details
DVD, full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American slapstick, Volume 2, produced with the cooperation of Looser Than Loose Publishing and Silent Cinema Presentations Inc., The Silent Clowns Film Series, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as motion pictures between 1915 and 1937
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (6:03)
  • Bliss
  • (1917)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, Bebe Daniels
  • (11:45)
  • Hey there
  • (1918)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, Bebe Daniels
  • (18:06)
  • Don't shove
  • Disc 1:
  • (1919)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Bebe Daniels, Bud Jamison, Noah Young
  • (9:39)
  • Dodge your debts
  • (1921)
  • directed by Earl C. Kenton ; produced by Hal Roach Studios ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Gaylord Lloyd
  • (10:24)
  • Looking for trouble
  • (1919)
  • directed by Hal Roach ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Snub Pollard, Marie Mosquini
  • Luke joins the Navy
  • (9:08)
  • Whirl o'the west
  • (1921)
  • directed by Nicholas T. Burrows ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Snub Pollard, Marie Mosquini
  • (5:21)
  • Dippy dentist
  • (1920)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Snub Pollard, Marie Mosquini
  • (8:49)
  • Shiver and shake
  • (1916)
  • (1922)
  • directed by J.A. Howe ; produced by Hal Roach Studios ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Paul Parrott, Jobyna Ralston
  • (3:34)
  • Post no bills
  • (1923)
  • directed by Ralph Cedar ; produced by Hal Roach Studios ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Paul Parrott, Marie Mosquini
  • (9:51)
  • Fresh start
  • (1920)
  • directed by Jack White ; Mermaid Comedies ; distributed by Educational Film Exchanges ; cast: Jimmie Adams
  • directed by Hal Roach ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, Bebe Daniels
  • (16:59)
  • Kid speed
  • (1924)
  • directed by Larry Semon, Noel M. Young ; produced by Chadwyck Pictures Corporation ; distributed by Educational Film Exchanges ; cast: Larry Semon, Dorothy Dwan, Oliver Hardy
  • (18:32)
  • Jonah Jones
  • (1924)
  • directed by Fred Hibbard ; distributed by Educational FIlm Exchanges ; cast: Lloyd Hamilton, Babe London
  • (13:48)
  • Breezing along
  • (4:29)
  • (1927)
  • directed by Norman Taurog ; distributed by Educational FIlm Exchanges ; cast: Lloyd Hamilton
  • (16:28)
  • By the sad sea waves
  • (1917)
  • directed by Alfred J. Goulding ; produced by Rolin Films ; distributed by Pathé Exchange ; cast: Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard, Bebe Daniels
  • (1923)
  • directed by Eddie Lyons ; distributed by Arrow Film Corporation ; cast: Bobby Dunn
  • (13:17)
  • Caught in a park
  • (1915)
  • directed by Frank Griffin ; produced by Keystone Film Company ; distributed by Mutual ; cast: Syd Chaplin, Chester Conklin
  • (13:04)
  • Gussle's wayward path
  • (1915)
  • directed by Charles Avery ; produced by Keystone Film Company ; distributed by Mutual ; cast: Syd Chaplin
  • Disc 2:
  • (13:38)
  • Charley's aunt
  • (1925)
  • directed by Scott Sidney ; produced by Christie Film Company ; cast: Syd Chaplin, Ethel Shannon, Lucien Littlefield, Alec B. Francis, Eulalie Jensen
  • (71:18)
  • Sullivan/Messmer cartoons
  • (11:18)
  • Hobo
  • (1917)
  • directed by Arvid E. Gillstrom ; produced by King Bee Studios ; cast: Billy West, Oliver Hardy
  • (20:47)
  • Oh! Shoot (excerpt)
  • (7:13)
  • Call the wagon
  • (12/12/1923)
  • directed by Scott Sidney ; produced by Christie Film Company ; distributed by Educational Film Exchanges ; cast: Neil Burns
  • (19:12)
  • Cinderella Cinders
  • (1920)
  • directed by Frederick J. Ireland ; produced by Reelcraft Pictures ; cast: Alice Howell
  • (18:50)
  • Hold still
  • Disc 3:
  • (10/10/1926)
  • directed by William Watson ; produced by Christie Film Company ; distributed by Educational Film Exchanges ; cast: Anne Cornwall
  • (9:57)
  • Hash house fraud
  • (6/10/1915)
  • directed by Edwin Frazee ; produced by Keystone Film Company ; distributed by Mutual ; cast: Louise Fazenda, Hugh Fay
  • (11:30)
  • Faro Nell
  • (10/5/1929)
  • directed by William Watson ; produced by Christie Film Company, distributed by Paramount Pictures; cast: Louise Fazenda, Jack Luden
  • Be reasonable
  • (18:04)
  • Hollywood runaround
  • (12/18/1932)
  • directed by Al Christie ; produced by Educational Films ; cast: Monte Collins, Gertrude Messinger
  • (17:24)
  • Playboy number one
  • (11/26/1937)
  • directed by Al Christie ; produced by Educational Films ; cast: Willie Howard
  • (16:56)
  • (1921)
  • directed by Roy de Ruth ; produced by Mack Sennett Comedies ; distributed by Associated First National ; cast: Billy Bevan
  • (15:39)
  • At your service
  • (1921)
  • directed by Noel M. Smith ; produced by Hall Room Boys Photoplays ; cast: Sid Smith
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (440 min.)
Isbn
9781565807778
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 3 DVDs.
Other control number
736899118228
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn232956844
  • (OCoLC)232956844
System details
DVD, full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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