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Harold Lloyd

Richard Schickel

Harold Lloyd

the shape of laughter

by Richard Schickel

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Published by New York Graphic Society in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lloyd, Harold, 1893-1971

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Schickel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2287.L5 S3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination218 p. :
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5440441M
    ISBN 100821205951
    LC Control Number73089958

    Editorial Reviews. One of the "problems" with Harold Lloyd's best movies is picking out a "best" among them -- there's an embarrassment of riches to be found in at least half-a-dozen (and this writer would add The Milky Way to the usual list of silent candidates). But The Kid Brother may just stand out in front of the others, with its mix of action sequences and drama amid the frithwilliams.com: Criterion. Suzanne Lloyd is the granddaughter of Harold Lloyd and was raised by him at his magnificent estate, Greenacres, in Beverly Hills, California. She was executive producer of the documentary Harold Lloyd: The Third Genius and author of 3-D Hollywood and Harold Lloyd: Master Comedian.. She lives in Holmby Hills, frithwilliams.com: Suzanne Lloyd.

    Safety Last () pokes fun at the lengths that a s man would go to to be a success, and it's also the movie in which Harold Lloyd's trademark "comedy of thrills" produced the timeless image of Lloyd's dangling precariously from a clock above a busy city street. A formidable athlete, Lloyd mined humor from a relentless series of 4/5(3). Through his rich selection of presentations, Harold is able to provide a tailored motivational presentation, workshop and seminar that will change attitudes and elevate performance. We invite you to visit Harold's website and presentations.

    Mar 14,  · Directed by Alfred J. Goulding, Hal Roach. With Harold Lloyd, Mildred Davis, Wallace Howe, Marie Benson. After numerous failed attempts to commit suicide, our hero (Lloyd) runs into a lawyer who is looking for a stooge to stand in as a groom in order to secure an inheritance for his client (Davis). The inheritance is a house, which her scheming uncle "haunts" so that he can scare them off /10(K). May 01,  · harold lloyd magic in a pair of horn-rimmed glasses and other turning points in the life and career of a comedy legend.


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Jun 05,  · This book truly is a labor of love. Absolutely everything one would want to know about Harold Lloyd is included in this handsomely designed book. We are given a great deal of information, with many stills, about the early short films Harold Lloyd made with Hal Roach/5(12).

This book is a vivid, behind-the-scenes account of Lloyd's movie making - the innovative techniques, the development of the elaborate and thrilling comic sequences, and the idea process - from his early days in silent film through his work in talking pictures/5. Mar 01,  · Hands down, the best book on Harold Lloyd, one of the geniuses of silent comedy.

The tome is filled with rare information on Lloyd: details on his comic genius, his films, both silent and sound, his acting, his co-stars, his family, his hobbies, and "Greenacres," Harold Lloyd book unforgettable mansion/5(4).

Dec 14,  · The book is enjoyable and would make a good gift for someone who is crazy about 3-D or about Hollywood of the fifties. It's worth the price just for the thirteen rare stereo images of Marilyn Monroe - to a true fan.

Of the two books of Harold Lloyd's 3D photos that Suzanne Lloyd has published this is the better one for stereo 3D images/5(12).

As a published author of a Filmfax magazine feature detailing Lloyd's career, I of course took great care of this book. See details - HAROLD LLOYD book - The King of Daredevil Comedy - Softcover. Jul 28,  · Am I The Leader I Need To Be?, a new book and DVD by Harold Lloyd, will help you find the Genuine Leader within you.

Through discussion, examples, illustrations, exhortations, and exercises,this book will help improve your Leadership Quotient (LQ), a measurement crucial to your success.

This companion DVD presents Harold Lloyd live at his 5/5(3). In Hollywood Nudes in 3D. a dazzling array of Hollywood starlets, including Marilyn Monroe, Bettie Page, Dixie Evans, and Tura Satana, come to life in all of their enticing frithwilliams.com Lloyd, star of such Harold Lloyd book silent films as Safety Last and The Freshman, shot more thanphotographs with a stereoscopic (3D) camera.

Many of the photos were of young women who dreamed of making it Reviews: 1. May 12,  · Harold Lloyd: Magic in a Pair of Horn-Rimmed Glasses [Annette D'Agostino Lloyd] on frithwilliams.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Voted Best Book of by Classic Images magazine. You know the films. You know the characters. You /5(23). Inthe Harold Lloyd Trust re-launched Harold Lloyd with the publication of the book Harold Lloyd: Master Comedian by Jeffrey Vance and Suzanne Lloyd and a series of feature films and short subjects called "The Harold Lloyd Classic Comedies" produced by Jeffrey Vance and executive produced by Suzanne Lloyd for Harold Lloyd Entertainment.

May 22,  · The double life of Harold Lloyd The greatest comedian of the silent era, Harold Lloyd was also a passionate 3-D photographer, and few Hollywood Author: Melissa Denes.

Jan 17,  · In some ways it's a shame that Harold Lloyd is so associated with the film Safety Last. This is not because it is a bad film (in fact it's one of his better ones) but because it represents a style of film that is based almost completely on physical humor, whereas his best films also included significantly more plot, exceptional cinematography and a lot of heart/10(K).

Aug 13,  · Silent Visions: Discovering Early Hollywood and New York Through the Films of Harold Lloyd [John Bengtson, Kevin Brownlow] on frithwilliams.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Highlighting visions of a bygone age preserved in the background of Harold Lloyd's films, this history explores the urban landscapes of Hollywood/5(23).

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month of results for Books: "Harold Lloyd" Skip to main search results. As he lay dying of prostate cancer, Harold Lloyd felt the unmistakable tremor of a major earthquake.

The date was February 9, What he felt was the powerful Sylmar earthquake, which killed 65 people and caused millions in damages. When the shaking subsided, Lloyd got. Despite this, Harold writes a "how to" book for young men entitled The Secret of Making Love, detailing how to woo different types of young women, such as "the vampire" and "the flapper" (in scenes that parodied two other popular films of the time, Trifling Women and Flaming Youth [citation needed]), and takes a train to see a publisher in Los frithwilliams.comed by: Harold Lloyd.

Aug 12,  · Harold Lloyd book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Harold Lloyd book.

Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. I don't care if Harold Lloyd's comedy is described as mechanical or not in the same lofty class as Chaplin or Keaton - he really makes me laugh, really hard - whether he is the 4/5.

Harold Lloyd, (born April 20,Burchard, Nebraska, U.S.—died March 8,Hollywood, California), American film comedian who was the highest-paid star of the s and one of cinema’s most popular personalities.

Lloyd, the son of an itinerant commercial photographer, settled in San Diego, California, where in he started playing minor parts in one-reel comedies.

Apr 05,  · The Uptown Boy, J. Harold Manners (Lloyd) is a millionaire playboy who falls for the Downtown Girl, Hope (Ralston) who works in Brother Paul's (Weigel) mission. In order to build up attendance, and win Hope's attention, Harold runs through town causing trouble, and winds up with a crowd chasing him right into the mission/10(K).

Be the first to ask a question about Harold Lloyd's World of Comedy Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list»/5(11). Founded infrithwilliams.com is the world's first website dedicated to Harold Lloyd, the silent film comic actor.

For two and a half decades, frithwilliams.com has been very proudly pioneering Harold Lloyd's internet presence and shepherding his life and his times into a new century. Continuing to honor a legendary career and well into. Aug 07,  · Directed by Sam Taylor, Harold Lloyd.

With Harold Lloyd, Una Merkel, George Barbier, Nat Pendleton. A naive missionary brought up in China returns to America to seek a wife. Corrupt politicians enlist him to run for mayor as a dummy candidate with no chance of winning/10(K).She and Lloyd had three children including Gloria Lloyd and Harold Lloyd Jr.

Davis was very active in Beverly Hills and as hostess at the Lloyds' estate, Greenacres, where she particularly enjoyed rose gardening. Her brother was actor Jack Davis of Our Gang, later a prominent Beverly Hills physician.Dec 08,  · Some of them are featured in "Harold Lloyd's Hollywood Nudes in 3-D," a new book published in October by Black Dog & Leventhal.

After retiring in from a .