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Bruckman, Clyde 1894-1955

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Most widely held works by Clyde Bruckman
The General by Buster Keaton( Visual )

135 editions published between 1926 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rejected by the Confederate army, and taken for a coward by his beloved, young Johnny Gray is given a chance to redeem himself when he wages a one-man war against Yankee spies who have stolen his locomotive
Our hospitality by Buster Keaton( Visual )

38 editions published between 1923 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Sherlock Jr.] Dramatizes the uproarious exploits of a meek theater projectionist turned amateur sleuth
The navigator by Buster Keaton( Visual )

26 editions published between 1923 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The navigator: Keaton stars as Rollo Treadway, an inexperienced lad of extraordinary wealth, and surprisingly little common sense, who finds himself adrift on an immense 500 ft. yacht
The general by Buster Keaton( Visual )

110 editions published between 1926 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comedy about a young southerner who repeatedly tried to enlist in the Confederate Army but was refused because he was of more value to the cause as the engineer of his train, The General
Our hospitality and Sherlock Jr.( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our hospitality: A New York man (Keaton) returns to his southern antebellum home to find himself embroiled in a longstanding feud between his family and that of the woman he loves. Sherlock Jr.: Dramatization of the uproarious exploits of a meek theater projectionist turned amateur sleuth
The general ; Cops ; Playhouse( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The general] A locomotive is beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War single handedly. [The playhouse] A comedy in which Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts. [Cops] A comedy of errors in which Buster Keaton attempts to win his sweetheart's hand in marriage by becoming a successful businessman. His exploits climax in a chase with an entire police precinct
W.C. Fields : 6 short films( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This compilation of films pays tribute to America's cantankerous comedy genius, W.C. Fields. Legendary one-liners and slapstick routines are preserved in these early shorts that chronicle the development of Fields' irascible screen persona
Seven chances by Buster Keaton( Visual )

21 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven chances: A romantically jinxed young man must marry by 7 PM to inherit seven million dollars. While fate seems to thwart his efforts to woo the object of his true affection, public announcement of his strange predicament provides him with a throng of would-be brides. Neighbors: Buster tries to woo his tenement sweetheart in spite of the barriers that stand between them. The balloonatic: Buster and Phyllis endure a number of outdoor adventures trying to prove to each other their survival skills
Three ages by Buster Keaton( Visual )

38 editions published between 1923 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Three ages] Romantic misadventures from the dawn of man in the Stone Age, through the gladiatorial arenas of Ancient Rome to the city streets of the American Jazz Era. A clever parody of D.W. Griffith's Intolerance. [The goat] Keaton is mistaken for a nefarious gunslinger named Dead Shot Dan. [My wife's relations] A comedy of domestic turmoil that seems to reflect some of the tensions between Keaton and the Talmadges, his real life in-laws at the time
The general ; The playhouse ; Cops( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(The general) A locomotive is beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War single handedly. (The playhouse) A comedy in which Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts. (Cops) A comedy of errors in which Buster Keaton attempts to win his sweetheart's hand in marriage by becoming a successful businessman. His exploits climax in a chase with an entire police precinct
W.C. Fields comedy collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You're telling me!: Sam Bisbee is an inventor who is the laughingstock in his small town. After demonstrating another failed invention, he meets a princess who promises to use her celebrity to turn his luck around
The fatal glass of beer by Clyde Bruckman( Visual )

18 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fields relates the sad tale of his son who went astray in the city. Adapted from Fields' 1928 Earl Carroll Vanities sketch "Stolen Bonds."
Buster Keaton : Sherlock Jr. and Three ages( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Jr: Widely regarded as one of the most visually inventive silent comedies ever made, Sherlock Jr. offers fast-paced slapstick as well as a brilliant deconstruction of the filmmaking process. Keaton stars as a movie theater projectionist who dreams of becoming a super-sleuth and, in one breathtaking sequence, literally steps into the screen to bring his fantasies to life
The Three Stooges in color( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Disorder in the court, the Three Stooges are key witnesses in a murder trial, and create havoc in the courtroom. The brideless groom: Shemp is featured as a music professor whose rich uncle has died and left him $500,000, provided he marries within 24 hours. In Sing a song of six pants, the Three Stooges run the Pip Boys tailor shop and chaos abounds when they try to capture a bank robber to get the reward. In Malice in the palace, the Three Stooges are waiters at the Café Casbahbah in the Middle East where they set out to find a hundred-carat diamond from the cursed tomb of King Rutentuten
Seven chances ; Neighbors ; The balloonatic( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven chances (1925): Keaton stars as Jimmie Shannon, a romantically jinxed young man who must marry by 7:00 pm to inherit seven million dollars; Neighbors (1920): Buster tries to woo his tenement sweetheart in spite of the barriers which stand between them; The balloonatic (1923): Buster is carried by hot air from a cityside amusement park to the rustic country, where he struggles ineptly for survival and somehow manages to stumble into romance
W.C. Fields comedy favorites collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From his early days on stage in vaudeville and Broadway through his live appearance on radio, W.C. Fields created an iconic persona that has never been matched. The comic genius of Fields is best captured forever in his body of films that highlight his notoriously sarcastic quick wit and slapstick routines. In these ten films, see W.C. Fields at his best
The navigator : the boat ; The love nest( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The navigator (60 min; 1924): Keaton stars as Rollo Treadway, an inexperienced lad of extraordinary wealth, and surprisingly little common sense, who finds himself adrift on an immense 500 ft. yacht ; The boat (22 min.; 1921): Buster and family set sail aboard the homemade Damfino ; The love nest (20 min.; 1923): Buster sets out to sea, forlorn about a lost love
Max Davidson comedies( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Max Davidson (1875-1950) is one of the numerous forgotten Hollywood supporting actors who acted in innumerable movies. His heyday was in the late 1920s when he was engaged at the Hal Roach Studios for a series of Jewish comedies which belong to the best and funniest shorts the studio ever produced. The 2-disc DVD set presents all the existing comedies as well as Davidson's first sound film and documentation of the lost films with rare scripts and more than 300 unpublished stills. All films focus on Davidson as the henpecked Jewish family father who has to struggle with his good-for-nothing son(s) and a daughter who falls in love with a non-Jewish boy."--Container
Sherlock Jr. ; and, Three ages( Visual )

6 editions published between 1923 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Jr.: A movie theater projectionist who dreams of becoming a super-sleuth brings his fantasies to life; Three ages: Man's quest for love is played out in the Stone Age, ancient Rome, and the Jazz Age
The Three Stooges : 9 hilarious episodes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven short Three Stooges films, some animated
 
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Bruckman, Clyde A.

Bruckman Clyde A. 1894-1955

Bruckman, Clyde d. 1955

Clyde Bruckman Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1894-1955)

Clyde Bruckman cinéaste américain

Clyde Bruckman director de cine estadounidense

Clyde Bruckman scrittore, sceneggiatore e regista cinematografico statunitense

Clyde Bruckman US-amerikanischer Drehbuchautor und Filmregisseur

Клайд Бракман

קליד ברוקמן

کلاید براکمن فیلمنامه‌نویس و کارگردان آمریکایی

クライド・ブラックマン

ブラックマン, クライド

克萊德·布魯克曼

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