WorldCat Identities

Caesar, Sid 1922-2014

Works: 214 works in 774 publications in 4 languages and 15,327 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Musical films  Juvenile works  Children's films  Parody films  Biography  Film adaptations  Rock films  Road films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Interviewee, Speaker, Narrator, Director, Author, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Sid Caesar
Grease by Randal Kleiser( Visual )

29 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's love when a greaser falls for a good girl in this classic musical depicting young life in the fifties
Rat race by Stanley Kramer( Visual )

49 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a goofy assortment of motorists unexpectedly learn the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a side-splitting, car-bashing race for the loot
History of the world, part 1 by Mel Brooks( Visual )

9 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... shows a rather different side of Moses, the Stone Age and the Roman Empire - in which Brooks is a stand-up philosopher playing Caesar's Palace. Next, the truth is finally told about the Spanish Inquisition in a splashy production number featuring song-and-dance monks and swimming nuns ... It's history as you've never known it - completely irreverent and positively hilarious. -- Container
Silent movie by Mel Brooks( Visual )

28 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A has-been movie director intends to make a comeback by making a silent movie, and in the process, save his film studio from a takeover by a New York-based conglomerate. The gags are written out in the form of intertitles
Pioneers of primetime( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tribute to the icons of early television and an entertaining retrospective on the golden age of television comedy. Includes footage from shows such as "The Milton Berle show", "The Ed Sullivan show", "The Jack Benny show", "The Red Skelton show", "I love Lucy", and "The Honeymooners." Six years in the making, the program features exclusive in-depth interviews with an unprecedented collection of TV's early stars
Alice in Wonderland by Florida Friebus( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most beloved stories comes to life for the small screen. Follow Alice as she meets a white rabbit, a smiling, mischievous cat, a smoking caterpillar, and more
The best of Johnny Carson and friends!( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 35 episodes of classic television: The Johnny Carson Show, Carson's Cellar, The Johnny Carson Morning Show, Who Do You Trust?, The Jack Benny Program, Bobby Darin and Friends, Frank Sinatra Timex Special, Timex All Star Comedy Show, Caesar's Hour, Colgate Comedy Hour, The Martha Raye Show, Shower of Stars, Stars in the Eye, The Milton Berle Show
The cheap detective by Peter Falk( Visual )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2015 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Peter Falk plays a worldly, cynical gumshoe who takes on San Francisco, thugs, crooks, Nazis, femme fatales and the Golden Gate Bridge in this tribute to Casablanca, the Maltese Falcon, and other films from the Hammett/Chandler school of hard-boiled detectives
Love is never silent by Joseph Sargent( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janice and Abel live in their own world. A world of signs. Signs they are ashamed to show. They are quite young when they leave deaf school to marry, and they must fight for their lives in the hearing world. The depression is hard, but being unable to hear often means tragedy for their family. Their daughter Margaret can hear, and becomes the link for Janice and Abel to the world of hearers, a world they don't understand and don't trust. Margaret struggles with her own need for independence and the obligation she feels toward her parents. The treatment of deaf people in 1930's society, and the toll that the resultant misunderstandings take on a family, is well depicted in this film
Your show of shows( Visual )

174 editions published between 1950 and 1999 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic sketches from the innovative television comedy series of the 1950s starring Imogene Coca, Nanette Fabray, Carl Reiner, Howard Morris and Sid Caesar
Sid Caesar in Little me original Broadway cast recording by Cy Coleman( Recording )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sid Caesar collection : the fan favorites( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of classic sketches from two television comedy series starring Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Howard Morris, Nanette Fabray, Carl Reiner. Features new interviews with the writers and stars: Sid Caesar, Woody Allen, Mel Brooks, Nanette Fabray, Larry Gelbart, Howard Morris, Carl Reiner, Danny Simon, Neil Simon, Mel Tolkin
The Emperor's new clothes by H. C Andersen( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2005 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the Hans Christian Andersen classic fairy tale, two con artists attempt to swindle the Emperor by playing up to his vanity. They pretend to make him a suit that they claim is so dazzlingly beautiful that none but the very wise are able to see it. In the end, their deceit is revealed by the wisdom of a child
The Sid Caesar collection( Visual )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dig deep into Sid's treasure chest of comedy gems and join him for 19 of his rarest sketches-unseen since the 1950's and more priceless than ever! Dusted off and digitally restored, these buried treasures from the golden age of comedy are hilarious
A Christmas snow by Jim Stovall( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Mutterance runs a candy shop and lives with her two adopted children. On Christmas Eve, her mean-spirited landlord, Mr. Snyder, says they must move, as he plans to turn the building into a laundromat. Then a blizzard hits, and Mr. Snyder goes missing. Mrs. Mutterance and her children rescue Mr. Snyder, and he has a change of heart
Lunch( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the past 40 years, a group of comedy writers and directors have gathered for lunch every other Wednesday. The members and meeting places may occassionally change but their friendship and humor have persisted. These are the fabled guys who made America funny
Caesar's hour Oct. 25, 1954( Visual )

137 editions published between 1954 and 2010 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In The commuters sketch, Bob Victor recalls getting drunk at the previous night's party at the country club
When comedy went to school( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why are there so many Jewish comedians? Get the answer to this question with a portrait of the country's greatest generation of comics that includes Jerry Lewis, Sid Caesar, Jackie Mason, Mort Sahl, and Jerry Stiller. It is also found in upstate New York's Catskill Mountains, where Jewish immigrants transformed farmland into the 20th century's largest resort complex. It was the setting for a remarkable group of young Jewish-American comedians to hone their craft and become legends
The wonderful ice cream suit( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy based on a story by Ray Bradbury. A story of five men who, down on their luck with only $100 between them, buy one magical white suit that will ultimately transform their lives. This enchanted suit brings out their innermost desires and makes each of their dreams come true in a multitude of ways
The Sid Caesar collection( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inside the writers' room, the second volume from a collection of classic sketches from two television comedy series, highlights the writing behind live television comedy in its infancy. Includes interviews with writers and stars
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Alice in Wonderland
Alternative Names
Caesar, Isaac Sidney 1922-2014

Caesar, Sidney 1922-2014

Sid Caesar acteur américain

Sid Caesar aktor amerykański

Sid Caesar Amerikaans acteur

Sid Caesar amerikansk skodespelar og forfattar

Sid Caesar amerikansk skuespiller og forfatter

Sid Caesar attore, personaggio televisivo e musicista statunitense

Sid Caesar US-amerikanischer Schauspieler

Сид Сизар американский комедийный актёр и сценарист

סיד סיזר

سيد سيزر

سید سیزر بازیگر آمریکایی



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Spanish (6)

Italian (1)

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