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Lone Star Film Corporation

Overview
Works: 46 works in 78 publications in 1 language and 1,986 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Comedy films  Drama  Short films  Documentary films  Parodies, imitations, etc  Western films  Slapstick comedy films  Internet videos  Humor 
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lone Star Film Corporation
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four 2-reel comedies by filmmaker Charlie Chaplin, originally produced as part of his 12-film contract with the Mutual Film Corporation
The Chaplin Mutual comedies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of silent comedies produced within an 18 month period, many featuring Chaplin's signature Little Tramp character
Behind the screen by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three movies are being shot simultaneously and Charlie is an overworked scene shifter. The foreman is waited on hand and foot until all the shifters but Charlie go on strike. A girl looking for work pretends to be a man and helps Charlie. Charlie discovers her gender and falls in love with her. The foreman thinks they are homosexual and in the ensuing fight they become involved in a long pie throwing scene from one of the movies in production. The frustrated workers dynamite the studio
The rink by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rink: Charlie, an inventive though hazardous waiter, spends his lunch hour at a roller-skating rink. Havoc ensues at the roller rink and Charlie escapes by hooking his cane onto a passing car
The pawnshop( Visual )

4 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie is employed in a pawnshop. He goes about his job in the usual Chaplin manner, by doing such things as insulting customers and dusting an electric fan while it is running. Charlie and a co-worker get into a quarrel over a ladder. The pawnbroker fires Charlie, who appeals for another chance because of his eleven children whom he has hastily invented for the occasion
Easy street( Visual )

5 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie visits a rescue mission in a rowdy neighborhood
One A.M. by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie, as a drunken playboy returning home from a night on the town, runs an obstacle course from his front door to his stairs to his room, only to have astounding difficulty with his bed
The immigrant by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comédie burlesque. Charlot vaguant vers les États-Unis sur un bateau d'immigrants pauvres, y rencontre une jolie fille. Débarqué à New York et malgré qu'il soit en chômage, il la rencontre à nouveau et l'invite à dîner grâce à une pièce de monnaie contrefaite. Bande sonore musicale
The vagabond by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charlie the wandering violinist befriends and rescues a young girl who has been kidnapped by gypsies. By a fluke the wealthy mother locates her daughter and takes her back home leaving Charlie heartbroken and very much alone. But all is not lost and the 'vagabond lover' finds happiness in the end. Musical background
The floorwalker by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

3 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film features Charlie Chaplin as a floorwalker in a department store where an embezzlement scheme is taking place
The adventurer by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin, as an escaped convict, eludes the law in a series of wild chases, slapstick and pantomime
The count by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin visits a friend who happens to be a cook in a 'society' showplace. When Charlie tries to leave he makes his departure in the dumbwaiter and ends up at the party instead where he exposes his former boss who is impersonating a count
The fireman by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Chaplin's second effort for Mutual, he portrays an inept firefighter at Fire Station 23. Charlie, still asleep, mistakes a drill bell for a fire alarm and single-handedly drives out the horse-drawn fire engine. When he discovers his error, he simply backs up the engine into the fire station, with horses galloping backward (an early instance of camera tricks--cameramen Foster and Totheroh skillfully cranked the cameras in reverse and Chaplin staged the action backward)
The cure by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaplin is an alcoholic bon vivant who visits a spa for the 'cure'. His trunk full of liquor finds its way into the mineral spring
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between May 1916 and October 1917, Chaplin produced a series of twelve films for the Mutual Film corporation which are considered his finest short comedies. This volume presents four films in which Chaplin plays a variety of comedic characters. One A.M. (4th Mutual film): Charlie arrives home inebriated and tries to get into his house, upstairs, and to bed. The pawn shop (6th Mutual film): Charlie finds an entry level job as a pawnbroker's helper. The floorwalker (1st Mutual film): Charlie, a lowly clerk in a New York department store, must work for his embezzling manager. The rink (8th Mutual film): Charlie, a waiter, adjourns to the roller skating rink
The Chaplin Mutuals( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between May 1916 and October 1917, Chaplin produced a series of twelve films for the Mutual Film corporation which are considered his finest short comedies. This volume presents four films in which Chaplin plays a variety of dramatic and comedic characters. The count (5th Mutual film): Charlie, a comically inept tailor's assistant, and Eric, his mountainous boss, offer rival impersonations of Count Broko in order to meet Miss Moneybags. At the Moneybags party, Charlie is sensational on the dance floor until he's put to the chase when the actual count appears. The vagabond (3rd Mutual film): Charlie, a street violinist who rescues Edna from gypsies to fall in love with, lose and ultimately regain her after she is discovered to be wealthy. The fireman (2nd Mutual film): Charlie is a clumsy but eager apprentice fireman under the crooked precinct chief. Behind the screen (7th Mutual film): A satire of life at a silent movie studio
Charlie Chaplin film festival : [4 classic episodes!] by Charlie Chaplin( Visual )

in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of four of Chaplin's films
Guns along the trail( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wyatt (Wayne) is a government agent who must go undercover in a traveling medicine show to infiltrate a dangerous gang of counterfeiters. Guns Along The Trail has been beautifully restored and is in color for the very first time
Chaplin : Charlie Chaplin marathon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The immigrant: En route by boat, immigrant Chaplin tries to make the best of the rough seas. He befriends a woman and appoints himself her protector
Cold vengeance( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When his father is gunned down by bandits, John Mason (Wayne) hatches a plot to catch the killer. Little does he knowthe killer has plans of his own."--Container
 
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