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Harry Langdon

Gabriella Oldham

Harry Langdon

king of silent comedy

by Gabriella Oldham

  • 160 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comedians,
  • Biography,
  • Motion picture actors and actresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references, filmography, and index.

    StatementGabriella Oldham and Mabel Langdon
    SeriesScreen classics, Screen classics (Lexington, Ky.)
    ContributionsLangdon, Mabel, 1906-2001, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2287.L283 O43 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 346 pages
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27239273M
    ISBN 100813169658
    ISBN 109780813169651, 9780813169668, 9780813169675
    LC Control Number2016058494
    OCLC/WorldCa959034505

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      Harry Langdon was one of the oddest comets who burst across the silent screen, briefly but blindingly, a comic genius hailed as the next Charlie Chaplin and then forgotten almost as quickly. Harry Langdon. Harry Langdon’s full report may contain information on how to contact them such as phone numbers, addresses, and email addresses. The personal information that is included in the full report could contain schools that they attended, degrees earned, .

    Harry Langdon | Among silent film comedians, three names stand out -- Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, and Harold Lloyd -- but Harry Langdon indisputably deserves to sit among them as the fourth "king." In films such as The Strong Man () and Long Pants (), Langdon parlayed his pantomime talents, expressive eyes, and childlike innocence into silent-era stardom. Harry Hyatt Hoodoo Book Volume 3. Shipped with USPS Media Mail. Practically new very good shape. I have volume 3 4 and 5 might sell as a set for right price. But thia listing ia for volume 3 no marked pages smoke free Rating: % positive.


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