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Havez, Jean 1872-1925

Works: 240 works in 452 publications in 5 languages and 3,393 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films  Comedy films  Short films  Film adaptations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Slapstick comedy films  Chase films  Romance films  Western films 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Lyricist, Scenarist, Actor, Composer, Writer of accompanying material, Contributor, Conceptor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Jean Havez
Most widely held works by Jean Havez
Our hospitality by Buster Keaton( Visual )

37 editions published between 1923 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our hospitality: A New York man 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.: Dramatizes the uproarious exploits of a meek theater projectionist turned amateur sleuth
The navigator by Buster Keaton( Visual )

22 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 618 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 boat] A slapstick comedy about the adventures of a land-lubber and his family in their homemade sailboat. [The love nest] Buster sets out to sea, forlorn about a lost love
Seven chances( Visual )

20 editions published between 1925 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 382 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
Three ages( Visual )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and Ndonga and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Three ages (a parody of D.W. Griffith's Intolerance), Buster Keaton's hard-luck character blunders through time 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. In The goat, Keaton is mistaken for a nefarious gunslinger named Dead Eye Dan. In My wife's relations, a comedy of domestic turmoil revolves around a man's in-laws
Our hospitality ; Sherlock Jr.( Visual )

2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sherlock Jr. / directed by Buster Keaton. Starring Buster Keaton, Kathryn McGuire, Joseph Keaton, Ward Crane. Dramatizes the uproarious exploits of a meek theater projectionist turned amateur sleuth. 1924 (44 min.)
Sherlock Jr. ; and, Three ages( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Seven chances( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[T]he story of an eligible young bachelor who must marry by 7:00 p.m. in order to receive a $7 million inheritance. After bungling a proposal to his longtime sweetheart ..., Jimmie ... embarks on a desperate quest for a bride. He experiences a hilarous series of rejections, until a newspaper announcement of Jimmie's predicament provides him with more fiancées than he can handle"--Container
Sherlock Jr. by Buster Keaton( Visual )

16 editions published between 1924 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A projectionist who is studying to be a detective falls in love with a beautiful girl. After he proposes, his rival steals her father's watch and incriminates him. While at work he falls asleep and dreams of being the detective of the story. Meanwhile the girl discovers the truth and tells her father
Three ages by Buster Keaton( Visual )

13 editions published between 1923 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love and romance are told through the Stone Age, the Roman Age, and the Modern Age
Music from the New York stage, volume II : 1908-1913( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sailing down the Chesapeake Bay by George Botsford( )

10 editions published in 1913 in 3 languages and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bachelor by Gary Sinyor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Confirmed bachelor Jimmie Shannon, desperate to get married within the next twenty-four hours so as not to lose a hundred-million dollar inheritance, almost misses his chance at the money and at love when he bungles his proposal to his independent girlfriend
Everybody works but Father by Jean Havez( )

3 editions published in 1905 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grandma's boy( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A backward, awkward, shy boy named Sonny is afraid of everything, including his own shadow. After a bully runs him off from the girl that he loves his Grandma tells him about a magic charm his Grandfather used to gain courage. After Sonny begins carrying the charm he singlehandedly captures a killer and teaches the bully a lesson
Dr. Jack by Fred Newmeyer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Country Doctor, Jack Jackson (Lloyd) is called in to treat the Sick-Little-Well-Girl (Davis), who has been making Dr. Saulsbourg and his sanitarium very rich, after years of unsuccessful treatment. Dr. Jack's old fashioned methods do the trick and the quack is sent packing
Everybody works but father by Jean Havez( Recording )

10 editions published between 1905 and 1920 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baritone solo with orchestra accompaniment
The darktown poker club by Bert Williams( )

6 editions published between 1913 and 1914 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You got to play rag time : hoot mon by A. Baldwin Sloane( )

3 editions published between 1899 and 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the Old Dominion line : song by George Botsford( )

4 editions published in 1916 in Undetermined and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

B flat Major [key]
Bull Durham by De Takacs( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Havez, Jean

Havez, Jean 1869-1925

Havez, Jean C. 1869-1925

Havez Jean C. 1872-1925

Jean C. Havez

Jean Havez Amerikaans componist (1869-1925)

Жан Хавез

Жан Хейвез


English (147)

German (4)

Spanish (4)

French (3)

Ndonga (2)