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Charley Bowers [videorecording] : the rediscovery of an American comic genius / Lobster Films.

Bowers, Charles R., 1889-1946 (Added Author). Lobster Films (Firm) (Added Author). Image Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette DVD Cha (Text) 31951004084114 Main Floor - DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (3 hr. 53 min.) : sd., b&w and col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chatsworth, CA : Lobster Films, [2004], c2003.

Content descriptions

General Note: In Dolby digital surround sound.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1. Egged on (1926, 24 min.) ; He done his best (1926, 24 min.) ; A wild roomer (1926, 24 min.) ; Fatal footsteps (1926, 22 min.) ; Now you tell one (1926, 22 min.) ; Many a slip (1927, 12 min.) ; Nothing doing (1927, 21 min.) -- Disc 2. Grill room express (1917, 6 min.) ; A.W.O.L. (1918, 5 min.) ; Say ah-h! (1928, 14 min.) ; It's a bird|g(1930, 14 min.) ; Believe it or don't (1935, 8 min.) ; Pete Roleum and his cousins (1938, 16 min.) ; Wild oysters (1940, 10 min.) ; A sleepless night (1940, 11 min.).
Participant or Performer Note: Charley Bowers.
Summary, etc.: Forgotten for decades, Charley Bowers' genius was miraculously rediscovered in the late 1960's. This extraordinary double-disc set assembles for the first time the best surviving films by Charley Bowers from 1917 to 1940.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD
Language Note: Silent films have French intertitles with optional English subtitles. Sound films are in English.
Subject: Mice > Drama.
Bananas > Drama.
Inventors > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Short films.
Animated films.
Silent films.

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