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Pollard, Snub 1889-1962

Overview
Works: 177 works in 223 publications in 1 language and 1,396 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Silent films  Short films  Slapstick comedy films  College life films  Pirate films  Film serials  Detective and mystery films  Action and adventure films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Snub Pollard
Safety last! by Fred Newmeyer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2013 and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic genius of silent star Harold Lloyd is eternal. He plays a small-town bumpkin trying to make it in the big city, who finds employment as a lowly department-store clerk. He comes up with a wild publicity stunt to draw attention to the store, resulting in an incredible feat of derring-do on his part that gets him started on the climb to success
Chaplin's Essanay comedies( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Chaplin's Essanay Comedies cinema's greatest comedian was first able to build his screen work around his performance style rather than forcing himself, as before, into Mack Sennett's frenzied Keystone comedy matrix. With this freedom Chaplin evolved in a year from the gag comedian of "His New Job" to the brilliant pantomimist of "A Night Out," "The Champion," "The Tramp" and "Shanghaied" to the profound satirist of "Police." Includes "Shanghaied," "A Night in the Show," "Burlesque on 'Carmen'" (all 1915), "Police," "Triple Trouble" (both 1916)
The Harold Lloyd collection( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold Lloyd might just be the funniest actor you've never seen- a silent screen comedian so often placed in the shadow of Chaplin and Keaton- but he continues to shine in some of the most enduring short and feature-length comedies ever offered
The freshman by Sam Taylor( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vive le sport ! : Harold Lamb attend avec impatience sa rentrée à l'université. Il est persuadé qu'il deviendra cette année le garçon le plus populaire ! Malheureusement pour lui, son arrivée à l'université ne se passe pas du tout comme prévu : il devient vite la risée du campus
American slapstick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expect to find exploding cars, innocent bystanders smacked in the head with hammers, half-naked underwear models chased by cross-dressing villains, auctioneers crawling across airplane wings to retrieve false teeth, memory-impaired lovers, somnambulists, drunken reprobates, deranged acrobats, and the Keystone Kops
American slapstick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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)
Harold Lloyd's comedy classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four silent comedy shorts of Harold Lloyd
Slapstick encyclopedia (1909-1929)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlighting the Golden Age of screen comedy as it has never been presented before, "Slapstick Encyclopedia" collects more than fifty silent short comedies with new musical soundtracks. Laurel and Hardy, Fatty Arbuckle, Buster Keaton, Mack Sennett, Charlie Chaplin, Harold Lloyd, Harry Langdon, Will Rogers, Ben Turpin and more--from the early innovators, who redesigned the routines of vaudeville with narrative form, to the celebrated masters whose inspired improvisations helped establish the world dominance of American film, "Slapstick Encyclopedia" is your laugh-filled tour of this eternally appealing art
Hal Roach the lot of fun( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hal Roach: the lot of fun: From the late 1920's through the Depression, Laurel and Hardy were the jewel in the crown of the Hal Roach Studio. These seven films present excerpts and complete films of their great silent short comedies and also includes the Our Gang comedy team in "Dogs of war." Chaplin and the music hall tradition: The most celebrated figure of slapstick, Charles Chaplin has risen to become one of popular culture's most recognizable icons. This volume salutes Chaplin with a selection of comedies which explore the music hall roots of the British-born American master
The pirates of the silver screen collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasure Island (1960, 87 min.): A teleplay from The DuPont show of the month, based on Robert Louis Stevenson's tale
Slapstick encyclopedia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hal Roach: the lot of fun: From the late 1920's through the Depression, Laurel and Hardy were the jewel in the crown of the Hal Roach Studio. These seven films present excerpts and complete films of their great silent short comedies and also includes the Our Gang comedy team in "Dogs of war."
The black coin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 15 episode stage and screen serial. The title artifact is a devil-cursed Arabian Silver piece which dates from the Middle Ages, and which over the centuries has gradually turned black. Much blood has been shed over it and the eleven other coins of its ilk, that come into play in this slam-bang serial that's crammed with plenty of fisticuffs and mayhem
Krazy Keystone komedies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silent comedy fiilms produced by Mack Sennett at Keystone. Mack Sennett was an innovator of slapstick comedy in film. During his lifetime, he was known as 'the King of Comedy.' Born Michael Sinnott in Richmond, Quebec, Canada, Sennett was a son of Irish immigrants. His father was a blacksmith in the small Eastern Townships village. Sennett became a singer, dancer, clown, actor, set designer and director for Biograph, and founded Keystone Studios in 1912 together with Adam Kessel. Many important actors were discovered by him and started their career at Keystone. Those include Charlie Chaplin, Raymond Griffith, Gloria Swanson, Ford Sterling, the Keystone Cops and many more. This DVD features over three hours of the best of Mack Sennett's Keystone comedies starring such comic luminaries as Mabel Normand, Fatty Arbuckle, and Mack Swain
Slapstick encyclopedia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 7. Features works produced by the Hal Roach Studios during the 1920s, some featuring the Little Rascals. Volume 8. Contains Charlie Chaplin films produced between 1915 and 1929
His royal slyness( Visual )

5 editions published in 1919 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double Feature: HIS ROYAL SLYNESS [30 min.]: Harold Lloyd takes the place of a lookalike prince when the prince is needed at home. After struggles and confusion, Lloyd, the imitation prince, emerges a revolutionary hero. HAUNTED SPOOKS: [20 min.] Every girl Harold falls in love with is lost to another boy, until he meets Hillary
Hollywood greats in the early westerns( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American slapstick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Undetermined and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expect to find exploding cars, innocent bystanders smacked in the head with hammers, half-naked underware models chased by cross-dressing villains, auctioneers crawling across airplane wings to retrieve false teeth, memory-impaired lovers, somnambulists, drunken reprobates, deranged acrobats, and the Keystone Kops
Films of Harold Lloyd( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of silent films made between 1916-1921 starring Harold Lloyd
The silent comedy mafia( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Weiss-o-rama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of short silent comedy films produced by the Weiss Brothers, a low-budget independent producer of chiefly westerns and serials
 
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Alternative Names
Fraser, Harold 1889-1962

Frazer, Harold

Pollard Harry 1889-1962

Pollard Harry Snub 1889-1962

Pollard, Peewee 1889-1962

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