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Title The Oliver Hardy collection [videorecording] : eight comedy classics, showcasing an American Slapstick legend / Lobster Films ; produced for video by Eric Lange and Serge Bromberg.
Imprint New York, NY : Kino on Video, c2005.
1 hold on first copy returned of 3 copies
Location Call No. Status OPAC Message
 Performing Arts Circulating Recorded Media  DVD MOVIE O    DUE 11-18-19  ---
 Reserve Film and Video Adult Fiction  DVDR 765    AVAILABLE  BY APPT ONLY
 Reserve Film and Video Adult Fiction  DVDR 765    AVAILABLE  BY APPT ONLY


Description 1 videodisc (184 min.) : si., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Slapstick symposium too
System Details DVD - NTSC.
Cast Oliver Hardy, Larry Semon, Bobby Ray, Vivian Oakand, Stan Laurel, Glenn Tryon, Mildred June, Clyde Cook.
Credits Music, Neil Brand, Eric Le Guen.
Note Originally released as motion pictures between 1922 and 1926.
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.)
Summary Short slapstick silent films starring Oliver Hardy in the early pre-Stan Laurel days of his career. This collection reveals the evolution of Hardy's comic mastery as well as showcasing many lesser-known stars of this era. Includes the first film that Hal Roach produced with Laurel and Hardy together ("45 minutes from Hollywood")
Language Silent film with English intertitles ; added musical soundtrack.
Subject Comedy films.
Silent films.
Short films.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Added Author Semon, Larry, 1889-1928. Director.
Taurog, Norman, 1899-1981. Director.
Hayes, Ward. Director.
Guiol, Fred, 1898-1964. Director.
Wallace, Richard, 1894-1951. Director.
Rodney, Earl. Director.
Parrott, James, 1898-1939. Director.
Robbins, Jess, 1886-1973. Director.
Burnsten, Ted. Director.
Hardy, Oliver, 1892-1957. Actor.
Ray, Bobby. Actor.
Oakland, Vivien, 1895-1958. Actor.
Laurel, Stan. Actor.