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Fri Mar 21 17:11:55 2014 UTClccn-n810838010.01Who's on first? /0.181.00Abbott and Costello comics39638614Bud_Abbottn 81083801629044Abbott 1895-1974Abbott, Bud, 1895-1974Abbott, William, 1895-1974Abbott, William A., 1895-1974Abbott, William Alexander, 1895-1974lccn-n50018158Costello, Loucstprfspkactlccn-n85376892Barton, Charles1902-1981drtactlccn-no2007107892Abbott and Costello (Comedy team)prfactlccn-n50063921Universal Pictures Companyprnlccn-n85262638Chaney, LonJr1906-1973prfactlccn-no94029453MCA Universal Home Video (Firm)pbllccn-no2004109604Grant, John1891-1955sceausadplccn-no97009371Arthur, Robert1909-1986prdprolccn-n80073607Lugosi, Bela1882-1956cstactlccn-n85199105Lamont, Charles1895-1993prfdrtAbbott, Bud1895-1974DramaParodies, imitations, etcJuvenile worksFictionFolkloreFairy talesHumorHorror filmsFilm adaptationsComedy filmsUnited StatesCostello, LouAbbott, Bud,MonstersDracula, Count (Fictitious character)ClerksTelevision comediesComediansFolkloreGreat BritainFrankenstein's monster (Fictitious character)WerewolvesAmerican wit and humorMummiesRadio programsNames, PersonalGiantsGhost playsWorld War (1939-1945)United States.--ArmyWeddingsUnited States.--NavyDude ranchesUnited States.--Air ForcePlumbersSkis and skiingCollege studentsFrankenstein, Victor (Fictitious character)HayridesKarloff, Boris,Comedy sketchesRadio comediesAfricaMagicStrange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Stevenson, Robert Louis)Swindlers and swindlingMonsters in motion picturesSafarisTreasure trovesEgyptBeansFairy talesPrincessesDreamsHaremsMagiciansCalifornia--Los Angeles--HollywoodTalent scoutsFriendshipCalifornia--Los Angeles1895197419001928194019411942194319441945194619471948194919501951195219531954195519591960196119621963196719691970197219731974197519761977197819791980198119821983198419851986198719881989199019911992199319941995199619971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010201120122013186217431541791.4372PN1997ocn045090324ocn048567174ocn039260641ocn028988828ocn026978561ocn025101355ocn037681255ocn028907029ocn030805782ocn030761698ocn019514084ocn040184215ocn003808934ocn000552461ocn023966874ocn062591526ocn009740949ocn008413501ocn004156553ocn004940076ocn009033137ocn438968148ocn047908333ocn2209759301149127ocn048786329visu19450.16Abbott and Costello (Comedy team)Africa screamsHumorFictionParodies, imitations, etcDramaComedy filmsStarving cannibals, ferocious lions and awesome apes terrorize Abbott and Costello in this African adventure72979ocn048786662visu19500.08Metaxas, EricJack and the beanstalkJuvenile worksFolkloreDramaFilm adaptationsFairy talesWhen babysitting, Costello falls asleep and dreams he is Jack of the fairy tale, Jack and the Beanstalk. Dink, played by Abbott, and Jack declare their intentions to rescue the princess and bring back the hen that lays the golden eggs. Instead, they are captured by a "man-eating" giant and threatened with great punishment until Jack effects a swashbuckling escape and, after his friends have followed, Jack the giant killer chops down the beanstalk+-+09666281063247117ocn045090324visu19480.18Bud Abbott, Lou Costello meet FrankensteinParodies, imitations, etcDramaA comic horror film in which Abbott and Costello encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula and a mad scientist+-+630887832532464081ocn051670075rcrd19000.14Abbott, BudLegends of radio Abbott & CostelloPresents 10 hours of Abbott & Costello's comedy skits from their 1940s radio shows+-+K8504652065574ocn794367012book19750.01Abbott, BudWho's on first?Juvenile worksFictionDramaAbbott and Costello's classic comedy routine, reissued for children, features a bear and a rabbit trying to determine the baseball player covering each base52044ocn609897113visu19520.16The Abbott and Costello show the complete seriesHumorDramaSketch comedy television programsFeaturing the routines that made them comedy legends, this special collector's set includes all 52 episodes from the hilarious Abbott and Costello Show+-+081787269632447319ocn039260641visu19480.17Barton, CharlesBud Abbott, Lou Costello meet FrankensteinFictionParodies, imitations, etcDramaA comic horror film in which Abbott and Costello encounter Frankenstein's monster, Dracula, and a mad scientist+-+63088783253244348ocn048567174visu19550.15Abbott and Costello meet the mummyParodies, imitations, etcDramaWhen Abbot and Costello learn that an archaeologist has found a legendary mummy in Cairo, they decide to apply to guard the corpse as it's sent to the U.S. Finding the archaeologist murdered and the mummy gone, they become owners of a medallion that holds the key to ancient buried treasure that they must keep out of the wrong hands+-+15605783253243533ocn054412514visu20030.17The best of Abbott and CostelloDramaVideodisc releases of eight comedies originally produced by Universal Pictures, 1940-19423494ocn691437582visu20000.13The Abbott and Costello show who's on first?Featuring the routines that made them comedy legends, like Who's on first? and The lemon bit, this digitally restored and remastered best-of collection includes six of the Abbott and Costello show's most beloved episodes. Includes: The dentist's office; The birthday party; The charity bazaar; Hungry; The music lovers; and The actor's home. Also features the classic routines Alexander 4444; The piano bit; and more2601ocn055891984visu20040.17The best of Abbott & CostelloDramaEight comedies produced for Universal Pictures2562ocn056089131visu20040.17The best of Abbott & CostelloDramaAbbott and Costello meet the killer, Boris Karloff: The scene is a swank hotel where a prominent lawyer is murdered. Bud Abbott is Casey, the house detective, and Lou Costello is Freddie, the bellhop. Although there are plenty of suspicious characters about, the murder is pinned on Freddie, who sets out to catch the real killer and clear himself22411ocn039514667visu19830.20Buck privatesDramaAbbott and Costello join the Army to escape being arrested in a classic World War II comedy21513ocn025101355visu19410.15Lubin, ArthurHold that ghostParodies, imitations, etcDramaStrange things start to happen when Abbott and Costello claim their inheritance, an abandoned roadhouse+-+69059783253241886ocn020461377visu19450.17The naughty ninetiesHistoryDramaIn this zany musical comedy, Bud plays a ham actor and Lou his dim-witted assistant on the Mississippi showboat, the River Queen. When the boat docks in St. Louis, Bud and Lou try to rescue Captain Sam from a poker game with three card sharks, but they are too late. The gamblers win a controlling interest in the River Queen and-to Captain Sam's dismay-set up a crooked casino operation on board. Before ridding the showboat of the villains, Abbott and Costello perform several of their most famous bits, including the hysterical "Who's on first" dialogue that has become one of the most popular comedy routines ever captured on film+-+30059783253241851ocn061743858visu20050.17The best of Bud Abbott and Lou CostelloParodies, imitations, etcDramaIncludes 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 Man17216ocn028907029visu19530.17Abbott and Costello meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. HydeParodies, imitations, etcDramaComedy filmsHorror filmsParody filmsComedy with Abbott and Costello as two American policemen in London to study local police methods where they encounter Dr. Jekyll who transforms himself into Mr. Hyde, the terror of the city+-+13489783253241604ocn020461625visu19460.15The time of their livesHistoryDramaThis hilarious fantasy-comedy is considered one of Abbott and Costelo's most imaginative screen efforts. Lou Costello and Marjorie Reynolds are mistakenly shot as traitors during the Revolutionary War, and are doomed to remain as ghosts in Danbury Mansion until their innocence is proven. Years later a nervous young man, following the advice of his psychiatrist (Bud Abbot), plans a quiet weekend in the mansion with his fiance and her aunt. As soon as Costello overhears the young man's intent to open the mansion to the public, he and the ghostly Miss Reynolds begin to haunt the house, with hysterical results. The nervous Abbott witnesses blinking lights, a walking gown and eerie harpsichord music, before the ghosts' reputations are restored+-+01059783253241536ocn076884817visu19900.16Lost in a haremDramaLost in a harem: Peter Johnson (Abbott) and Harvey Garvey (Costello), bumbling magicians stranded in the desert domain of Barabeeha, are asked by handsome prince Ramo to help him regain his throne from wicked Uncle Nimativ (Douglass Dumbrille). This perilous task takes them deep inside the sultan's inner sanctum, and there the madcap adventure really begins+-+51856374253241507ocn028906803visu19420.17Who done it?DramaComedy about two would-be radio writers who find themselves involved in a real murder during the recording of a "whodunit" play. Trying to solve the crime, they are targeted by the killer and suspected by the police+-+72059783253245792ocn002632681book19770.20Thomas, BobBud & Lou : the Abbott & Costello storyBiographyBiography of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, one of the greatest comedy teams of all time4565ocn000609358book19720.23Anobile, Richard JWho's on first? Verbal and visual gems from the films of Abbott & CostelloCriticism, interpretation, etc4513ocn022710006book19910.20Furmanek, BobAbbott and Costello in HollywoodHistoryCriticism, interpretation, etc3664ocn431511689com20090.53Nollen, Scott AllenAbbott and Costello on the home front a critical study of the wartime filmsCriticism, interpretation, etc"This book focuses in detail on the wartime films of Abbott and Costello, discussing the production, content, and reception of 18 films. Of particular interest to fans and collectors are the book's illustrations, which feature 122 original, studio-produced photo stills and lobby cards from the author's personal collection, many of which represent outtakes or deleted scenes"--Provided by publisher+-+16708913252573ocn001915786book19750.20Mulholland, JimThe Abbott and Costello book1592ocn042038312book20000.76Miller, Jeffrey SThe horror spoofs of Abbott and Costello : a critical assessment of the comedy team's monster filmsCriticism, interpretation, etc+-+47915913251232ocn037043987book19970.18Cox, StephenThe Abbott & Costello storyBiography+-+K617043336701ocn021950894book19900.20Cox, StephenThe official Abbott & Costello scrapbookBiography341ocn035700699visu19960.10Abbott & Costello meet BiographyBiographyThe classic comedy team of Abbott and Costello created a magic all their own. It was a partnership filled with love, laughter, and pathos, but just how did the duo establish themselves as stars of stage, film, and television? For 21 years, the talented performers enjoyed a collaborative relationship, but both men later pursued solo theatrical careers281ocn813173272visu20120.17Bud & Lou comedy is no laughing matterDramaBased on the book by Bob Thomas, this made-for-television movie contains many of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello's famous comedy routines. It follows the comic duo throughout their time together, highlighting both the highs and lows of their personal lives and career131ocn044058892book20000.10Cox, StephenThe Abbott & Costello story : sixty years of 'who's on first?'Biography+-+K61704333681ocn276175117visu20080.10Abbott & CostelloLaugh out loud with the most popular comedy duo of all time. Featuring Bud and Lou's most popular movies, this collection is filled with some of the most hilarious routines of all-time61ocn027834618visu19890.19Bud and LouDramaThe story of two of America's greatest comedians. Follows Abbott and Costello from their modest start in Vaudeville to their triumph as motion picture and television stars51ocn019804831visu19780.47Who's on first?Classic, humorous performance of dialog between Bud Abbott and Lou Costello regarding the names of baseball players42ocn021869340serial1.00Abbott and Costello comicsComic books, strips, etc41ocn045436119visu19990.10Abbott & Costello storyHistoryBiographyDocumentary of the evolution of America's best loved comedy team. Includes archival footage from vaudeville to radio, into film and television31ocn799982458serial0.47Abbott and CostelloPeriodicals21ocn041382815serial0.92Abbott & Costello quarterly21ocn182857629visu20070.10Abbott and Costello at the moviesAbbott and Costello at the movies is a collection of theatrical trailers. Also included are two short films, A tale of two kitties, a cartoon starring Babbitt & Catstello, and Mail call, the radio program broadcast to all military bases during World War 2, which includes a wartime performance of Who's on first?21ocn056058925score19410.92Raye, DonBounce me brother with a solid four : from the new Universal picture 'Buck Private'PortraitsMusic+-+6308878325324+-+6308878325324Fri Mar 21 15:59:45 EDT 2014batch46229