Little Elf: A Celebration of Harry Langdon

Little Elf A Celebration of Harry Langdon LITTLE ELF A Celebration of Harry Langdon is the legendary comedian s definitive life story coupled with the most comprehensive Langdon filmography ever compiled presented within large pages and

  • Title: Little Elf: A Celebration of Harry Langdon
  • Author: Chuck Harter Michael J. Hayde Steve Massa
  • ISBN: 9781593932787
  • Page: 155
  • Format: Paperback
  • LITTLE ELF A Celebration of Harry Langdon is the legendary comedian s definitive life story, coupled with the most comprehensive Langdon filmography ever compiled, presented within 692 large pages and lavishly illustrated with over 500 images The authors combed through paper, microfilm and digital archives plus the films themselves to put together the most complete aLITTLE ELF A Celebration of Harry Langdon is the legendary comedian s definitive life story, coupled with the most comprehensive Langdon filmography ever compiled, presented within 692 large pages and lavishly illustrated with over 500 images The authors combed through paper, microfilm and digital archives plus the films themselves to put together the most complete and accurate summation of Langdon s life and career imaginable, from his earliest stage appearances to his final day in a movie studio.As a bonus, LITTLE ELF also contains 1 Five of Langdon s vaudeville scripts, straight from the Library of Congress archive, including two versions of his most famous turn, JOHNNY S NEW CAR.2 An illustrated full synopsis of HEART TROUBLE 1928 , Langdon s lost silent feature.3 Ten vintage profiles from various movie magazines from 1925 33.

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    1. An engaging book on the life of Harry Langdon (1884-1944) that is well researched and puts to rest the character assassination claims that Frank Capra made in the aftermath of Harry firing him in the late 20's. Capra went on to win several Oscars, while Langdon went on to be a working actor. The story starts at childhood in the late 1800's, carries on to the Vaudeville years at the turn of the century,details Harry Langdon the silent film superstar in the mid 20's, and finally covers the later y [...]

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