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Fox, Virginia 1902-1982

Overview
Works: 94 works in 248 publications in 1 language and 3,202 library holdings
Genres: Comedy films  Silent films  Drama  Short films  Film adaptations  Slapstick comedy films  Parodies, imitations, etc  College life films  Biography  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4375
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Most widely held works about Virginia Fox
 
Most widely held works by Virginia Fox
Seven chances by Buster Keaton( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 365 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 by Buster Keaton( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Three ages] Romantic misadventures 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. A clever parody of D.W. Griffith's Intolerance. [The goat] Keaton is mistaken for a nefarious gunslinger named Dead Shot Dan. [My wife's relations] A comedy of domestic turmoil that seems to reflect some of the tensions between Keaton and the Talmadges, his real life in-laws at the time
College by James W Horne( Visual )

13 editions published between 1927 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ronald is an idealistic freshman who attends Clayton College in pursuit of higher learning, but finds himself instead embroiled in a war of athletics as he fights for the heart of his beloved coed, Mary. The electric house: Buster turns an ordinary dwelling into an automated funhouse. Hard luck: A suicidal Buster makes a final effort at fitting in with society at a swank country club. The blacksmith: Mechanical mayhem is wrought in a blacksmith's shop
Battling Butler by Buster Keaton( Visual )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battling Butler (1926): A fragile young man is sent into the country by his father in hopes that his masculinity will blossom. There he is mistaken for a renowned prizefighter ; The haunted house (1921): Buster takes refuge in a mansion rigged with a series of frightening booby traps ; The frozen north (1922): A Yukon metropolis is the snowbound setting for this parody of movie legends William S. Hart and Erich von Stroheim
Buster Keaton collection by Buster Keaton( Visual )

5 editions published between 1921 and 2011 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Buster Keaton's 19 classic silent short comedy films
Cops by Buster Keaton( Visual )

14 editions published between 1922 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Over the course of 1920 to 1923, Buster Keaton evolved from a successful slapstick comedian into one of cinema's most inventive visual stylists, and became an enduring icon of American popular culture. Cops features a massive police chase
The love nest( Visual )

4 editions published in 1923 in Undetermined and English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Love Nest: Buster Keaton trades a sailboat for U-boat to plumb new depths of hilarity
The navigator by Buster Keaton( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love nest: In an attempt to forget his sweetheart, Buster takes a long trip at sea where he's taken aboard a whaling ship
The Blacksmith by Buster Keaton( Visual )

9 editions published between 1922 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buster Keaton tries his hand at the forge. A parody of Longfellow's poem, The Village blacksmith
The electric house( Visual )

6 editions published between 1922 and 2007 in Undetermined and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buster Keaton is graduating from college but the diplomas get switched so instead of a degree in botany, he is presented a degree in electrical engineering. Before he can explain the mix-up, the dean of the college hires him to re-wire his home while he and his family are away on a two-week vacation. Keaton takes the job and, through the help of a book called "Electricity Made Easy", he wires the dean's home with all sorts of wonderful new gadgets. Things go wrong when the true electrical engineer graduate sneaks into the dean's house and switches some wiring around
Go West by Buster Keaton( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scarecrow : Two roommates vie for the attention of a young lady
Keaton plus( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection includes highlights of home movie footage of Keaton in Paris and on a movie set, scenes from a never-completed Cinemascope musical, excerpts from the rare TV series "Life with Buster Keaton," his first dramatic role, two 1930s shorts, television commercials, excerpts from his television appearance on "This is your life," and a newly-restored 1921 short. Film historian John Bengtson prepared an interactive tour of locations where Keaton's films were shot. An extensive photo gallery reveals family snapshots, images from Keaton's vaudeville years, fascinating behind-the-scenes stills, and more
The art of Buster Keaton( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In three box sets of which this is the first, the Art of Buster Keaton includes the total surviving work of Buster Keaton in his prime years as an independent filmmaker"--Container
Comedy legend Buster Keaton( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Garage: mahem with Fatty and Buster as mechanics who destroy more cars than they fix and firemen more adept at starting fires than putting them out. Neighbors: Buster woes the neighbors' daughter but his family and hers hate each other. One week: a newlywed husband tries to build a do-it-yourself house not knowing that his rival has sabotaged the project. The Balloonatic: Buster takes an unexpected trip when he is carried off in a balloon
Buster Keaton festival( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Cops, Buster Keaton attempts to win his sweetheart's hand in marriage by becoming a successful businessman. His exploits climax in a confrontation with an entire police force. In The Blacksmith, Keaton tries his hand at the forge. Film is a parody of Longfellow's poem, The village blacksmith. In The Paleface, Keaton is mistaken by the Indians for an unscrupulous oil-promoter
Comedy legend Buster Keaton( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Paleface: cheated of their land, a tribe of Indians vow to burn at the stake the first white man they see. The Blacksmith: Buster is an assistant blacksmith with a knack for destroying whatever he's trying to fix. The Love Nest: in a parody of Jack London's novel, The Sea Wolf, Buster is trapped on a ship commanded by a tyrannical captain
Keystone kops festival Buster Keaton festival( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buster Keaton Festival: "Blessed with the ultimate poker face, Buster Keaton has delighted generations of fans for over 80 years. His incomparable comic timing turned slapstick into an art form that has defined the genre."
The general( Visual )

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

In the General, a locomotive is beloved by its engineer, who sets out to win the Civil War single handedly. In the comedy, Playhouse, Keaton plays a stage manager, an actor, a monkey and other parts. Cops is 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
 
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Virginia Fox actrice américaine

Virginia Fox Amerikaans actrice (1902-1982)

Virginia Fox amerikansk skådespelare

Virginia Fox amerikansk skodespelar

Virginia Fox amerikansk skuespiller

Virginia Fox attrice statunitense

Virginia Fox US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Вірджинія Фокс

Фокс, Вирджиния

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ویرجینیا فاکس بازیگر آمریکایی

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