WorldCat Identities

Mack, Marion 1902-1989

Overview
Works: 57 works in 246 publications in 5 languages and 3,351 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Silent films  Fiction  Comedy films  Interviews 
Roles: Actor, Author of screenplay, Performer, Interviewee, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Marion Mack Publications about Marion Mack
Publications by  Marion Mack Publications by Marion Mack
posthumous Publications by Marion Mack, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Marion Mack
 
Most widely held works by Marion Mack
The General by Buster Keaton ( Visual )
136 editions published between 1926 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,026 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
The general Cops ; Playhouse ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 487 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
The general The playhouse ; Cops ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remastered version of the Keaton classic in which he plays an engineer unable to register for service during the Civil War because he is needed to run his train. Instead, he inadvertently becomes a hero without enlisting
Buster Keaton double feature the General [and] Steamboat Bill, Jr ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The General: Johnnie Grey, a southern locomotive engineer, chases and is chased by the northern yankees who take his girl and his locomotive, the General. Steamboat Bill, Jr.: Willie Canfield returns home from college to help his father manage the family steamboat
The art of Buster Keaton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three silent comedies (one feature length and two shorts) starring Buster Keaton
The Tarzan collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan, silver screen king of the jungle is a documentary discussing the legendary Tarzan movies, as well as stories about the actors and production of these films. Includes a mock trailer of Schnarzan the conquerer and a comedy short, Rodeo dough
The General Le mécano de la General by Buster Keaton ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in French and English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le Mécano de la Général by Buster Keaton ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1927 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le mécanicien d'une locomotive baptisée "La General" a deux amours, sa machine et sa fiancée... Quand la guerre de Sécession éclate, il est refusé par l'armée et rejeté par sa fiancée
El Maquinista de la general The General ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Basada en hechos reales de 1862 durante la Guerra de Secesión americana, un maquinista de una locomotora pasa innumerables peripecias durante su alistamiento para rescatar a su amada secuestrada por un grupo de soldados
Comedy legend Buster Keaton ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The General (1927) is considered by many film historians and buffs to be Keaton's best film. He plays an engineer during the Civil War trying to rescue his beloved locomotive, as well as his girlfriend
Buster Keaton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Union soldiers have stolen The General, a Confederate train manned by Johnnie Gray, who was unable to enlist in the Confederate army because he is needed as an engineer. The Union plans to use the train to supply its soldiers in an attack against the Confederates. Now it's up to Gray and his love, Annabelle Lee, to reclaim The General, cross enemy lines, and warn the Confederates. Buster Keaton's 'The General' is so brilliantly conceived and executed that still inspires awe and laughter
Family classics ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The kid, a tramp brings up an abandoned baby and later loses him to his mother, but there is a happy ending
Buster Keaton double feature ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charlie Chaplin & Buster Keaton ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of silent comedy films starring Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton
The general Steamboat Bill Jr. ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The General: Rejected by the Confederate Army as unfit and taken for a coward by his beloved, Annabelle Lee (Marion Mack), young Johnnie Gray (Keaton) sets out to single-handedly win the war with the help of his cherished locomotive
The General with Buster Keaton (1926) ( Visual )
in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comedy about a young southerner who repeatedly tries to enlist in the Confederate Army, but who is refused because he is of more value to the cause as the engineer of the general
Early Hebron : sketches of the pioneer by Marion Mack ( Book )
2 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Buster Keaton a hard act to follow ( Visual )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A discussion of Keaton's career which spanned more than 60 years. Includes scenes from his movies and from television
Buster Keaton collection by Buster Keaton ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plot summary for The general: When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive, he pursues it single handedly, straight through enemy lines; plot summary for Steamboat Bill, Jr.: The effete son of a cantankerous riverboat captain joins his father's crew
The general by Buster Keaton ( Book )
3 editions published between 1927 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny Gray is a Southern engineer on the Western and Atlantic Rail Road running through Georgia. When the American Civil War is declared Johnny attempts to enlist but he is told he is more valuable as an engineer. Then Johnny's train "The General" is stolen by Union spies. Johnny sets out in hot pursuit
 
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Mark, Marion
McCreery, Joey Marion, 1902-1989
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