100 Essential Silent Film Comedies (Hardcover)

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This book celebrates 100 significant silent film comedies from around the globe, including The Circus, The General, Safety Last, and Steamboat Bill Jr. Each entry contains information about the cast and crew, production details, DVD availability, and an explanation of why the film is essential viewing.

About the Author

James Roots is Executive Director of the Canadian Association of the Deaf. A book reviewer for more than twenty years, he has written frequently on silent film, especially comedy. He is the author of The 100 Greatest Silent Film Comedians (Rowman & Littlefield, 2014).

Product Details
ISBN: 9781442278240
ISBN-10: 1442278242
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date: May 11th, 2017
Pages: 298
Language: English