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The Resource The Oliver Hardy collection : slapstick symposium, [licensed from] Lobster Films ; produced for video by Eric Lange and Serge Bromberg, (DVD videorecording)

The Oliver Hardy collection : slapstick symposium, [licensed from] Lobster Films ; produced for video by Eric Lange and Serge Bromberg, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The Oliver Hardy collection : slapstick symposium
Title
The Oliver Hardy collection
Title remainder
slapstick symposium
Statement of responsibility
[licensed from] Lobster Films ; produced for video by Eric Lange and Serge Bromberg
Title variation
Slapstick symposium : the Oliver Hardy collection
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Better known as the rotund half of the classic comedy duo Laurel and Hardy, Oliver Hardy had an early career as a solo silent comic. This collection of 8 silent comedy shorts reveals the evolution of Hardy's comic mastery as well as showcasing many lesser-known stars of the slapstick era
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Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Neil Brand
Language note
Silent with English intertitles and added musical soundtrack
PerformerNote
Cast: Oliver Hardy, Larry Semon, Bobby Ray, Vivian Oakand, Stan Laurel, Glenn Tryon, Mildred June, Clyde Cook
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1957
  • 1895-1958
  • 1899-1970
  • 1906-1940
  • 1890-1984
  • 1889-1928
  • 1899-1981
  • 1898-1964
  • 1894-1951
  • 1898-1939
  • 1886-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hardy, Oliver
  • Lange, Eric
  • Bromberg, Serge
  • Ray, Bobby
  • Oakland, Vivien
  • Laurel, Stan
  • Tryon, Glenn
  • June, Mildred
  • Cook, Clyde
  • Semon, Larry
  • Taurog, Norman
  • Hayes, Ward
  • Guiol, Fred
  • Wallace, Richard
  • Rodney, Earl
  • Parrott, James
  • Robbins, Jess
  • Burnsten, Ted
  • Lobster Films (Firm)
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
184
Series statement
Slapstick symposium
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Entertainers
  • Sawmills
  • Sailors
Technique
live action
Label
The Oliver Hardy collection : slapstick symposium, [licensed from] Lobster Films ; produced for video by Eric Lange and Serge Bromberg, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as motion pictures between 1922 and 1926
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The show / directors, Larry Semon, Norman Taurog (1922, 25 min.) -- Stick around / director, Ward Hayes (1925, 24 min.) -- Along came Auntie / director, Fred Guiol, Richard Wallace (1926, 23 min.) -- 45 minutes from Hollywood / director Fred Guiol (1926, 21 min.) -- Crazy to act / director, Earl Rodney (1927, 25 min.) -- The sawmill / directors, Larry Semon, Norman Taurog (1921, 25 min.) -- Should sailors marry? / directors, James Parrott, Jess Robbins (1925, 18 min.) -- Hop to it! / director, Ted Burnstein (1925, 23 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (184 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329043322
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62081337
  • (OCoLC)62081337
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Oliver Hardy collection : slapstick symposium, [licensed from] Lobster Films ; produced for video by Eric Lange and Serge Bromberg, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as motion pictures between 1922 and 1926
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The show / directors, Larry Semon, Norman Taurog (1922, 25 min.) -- Stick around / director, Ward Hayes (1925, 24 min.) -- Along came Auntie / director, Fred Guiol, Richard Wallace (1926, 23 min.) -- 45 minutes from Hollywood / director Fred Guiol (1926, 21 min.) -- Crazy to act / director, Earl Rodney (1927, 25 min.) -- The sawmill / directors, Larry Semon, Norman Taurog (1921, 25 min.) -- Should sailors marry? / directors, James Parrott, Jess Robbins (1925, 18 min.) -- Hop to it! / director, Ted Burnstein (1925, 23 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (184 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329043322
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62081337
  • (OCoLC)62081337
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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