WorldCat Identities

Pollard, Snub 1889-1962

Overview
Works: 161 works in 203 publications in 1 language and 1,196 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Short films  Silent films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young man travels to the big city in search of success. Boasting of his achievements, he resorts to desperate deeds when his fiancee decides to visit him
Chaplin's Essanay comedies ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of Chaplin's films at Essanay Studios. Shanghaied: Hired to shanghai a crew, Chaplin is himself shanghaied and becomes assistant cook aboard a rolling boat. A Night in the show: Chaplin appears in a dual role as a playboy seated in the orchestra and as an obnoxious workman on a night out seated in the balcony. The latter closes the theater down by turning a fire hose on the fire-eating act. Police: The Tramp released from prison meets a former cell-mate and sets out to rob the home of a young woman. Charlie Chaplin's Burlesque on Carmen: Parody of the popular Cecil B. DeMille film Carmen. Triple trouble: Charlie works in the home of an eccentric inventor from whom some German spies are attempting to obtain a formula
The Harold Lloyd collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 92 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
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
Harold Lloyd's comedy classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four silent comedy shorts of Harold Lloyd
American slapstick ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 43 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)
Hal Roach the lot of fun ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the stages and backlots of the Hal Roach Studio, the ingredients of classic slapstick were refined with more sophisticated and gradually-paced narratives that allowed many of Roach's stars to make the difficult transition to sound films. 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. Also included are the Our Gang comedy team (Dogs of war) and an early film of Will Rogers (Big moments from little pictures)
Slapstick encyclopedia (1909-1929) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 37 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
The pirates of the silver screen collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The dancing pirate (1936, 83 min.): A pirate musical? Sort of. A Boston dancing teacher is shanghaied but escapes into Spanish California, only to be arrested and convicted of being the pirate captain. Can he dance his way off the gallows? From a story by Emma Lindsay Squier
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."
Slapstick encyclopedia ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 17 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
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
The black coin ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and held by 16 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
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 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Films of Harold Lloyd ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of silent films made between 1916-1921 starring Harold Lloyd
Rollin' plains ( )
3 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Texas Rangers investigate trouble between cattle ranchers and sheep herders over water rights and cattle rustling
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
American slapstick collection ( )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irreverent, anarchic, and truly American! These are the silent comedians: immigrants, outcasts and hard-up outsiders who personified the American Dream, becoming movie stars, heroes, icons. And here are their films! Expect to find: exploding cars, innocent bystanders smacked in the head with hammers, 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 collection ( )
1 edition published in 2008 and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irreverent, anarchic, and truly American! These are the silent comedians: immigrants, outcasts and hard-up outsiders who personified the American Dream, becoming movie stars, heroes, icons. And here are their films! Expect to find: exploding cars, innocent bystanders smacked in the head with hammers, 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
 
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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
Languages
English (28)